Senior Business Analyst (Automotive and Logistics)
Company: Ghassan Aboud Group
Experience: 10 to 15 years
We are looking for Senior Business Analyst who is skilled and knowledgeable in automotive after sales , supply chain, logistics, with deep understanding of automotive dealer and Third Party Logistics Provider process.
Serves as a liaison between the business community and the IT organization in order to provide technical solutions to meet user needs.
Possesses expertise in the business unit(s) they support, as well as, an understanding of the IT organization’s systems and capabilities.
Analyzes business partner’s operations to understand their strengths and weaknesses to determine opportunities to automate processes and functions.
Assists in the business process redesign and documentation as needed for new technology.
Translates high level business requirements into functional specifications for the IT organization and manages changes to such specifications.
Educates the IT organization on the direction of the business.
Negotiates agreements and commitments by facilitating communication between business unit(s) and IT from initial requirements to final implementation.
Possesses an understanding of technological trends and uses this Knowledge to bring solutions to business units supported to enhance the enterprise’s competitive edge.
Strong IT background including System Development Lifecycle: initial idea development, requirements capture, process design, application development, testing, and implementation.
Use Domain knowledge to be proactive in seeking to produce a lean and optimized design.
Assist in making recommendations for buy versus build decision.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration, or other related field. Or equivalent work experience.
Experience in Business Analysis and proficient in Package Configuration and Change Management.
Should have progressing skills on Functional Architecture Design and Architecture Knowledge.
Should have mastered one or more ERP solutions; or one or more technical tools/ languages.
Multi cycle exposure to platforms like SAP, Oracle, Navision or other tier two ERP platforms.
Related work experience in managing a team of Business Analyst and working with senior level management, business unit and corporate staff executives to develop a technology strategy.
Must have strong understanding of retail and corporate functions to include their business drivers for success, process and approaches to business models.