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Business Application Specialist (IT)

Business Application Specialist (IT)

Job ID 
12020I
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-FL-Jacksonville
Posted Date 
12/13/2017
Category 
Information Technology
Employee Type 
FT - Regular Full-Time
Position Level 
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Overview

 

Focusing on Microsoft Dynamics AX Product Lifecycle Management and Production, provides business analysis, product structure guidance, meeting facilitation, training, and implementation of companywide business applications. Identifies opportunities to improve business processes and to use technology to improve revenue, reduce costs, improve productivity, and increase customer service. Responsible for break / fix and application enhancement support. Acts as the project core team member for PLM and Production as we add new business acquisitions into the Core TSG AX application.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Acts as Business Analyst/Information Technology representative as assigned by management for key business system initiatives, and implementations
  • Supports both break / fix and new enhancement requests specific to AX, as needed by the business
  • Collaborates with sponsors and stakeholders to define the project business case including project scope, goals and deliverables that support business goals
  • Manages project communication throughout the life cycle of the project. Communicates and manages Project Risks. Conducts periodic project reviews with key stakeholders, sponsors and team members to provide progres
  • Provides business analysis and recommends best course of action focusing on business process first, technology second
  • Reviews, analyzes, and evaluates business systems and end user needs. Identifies and documents business requirements which could be automated using current / new technology to improve productivity, reduce costs, better serve the customer, or increase revenues
  • Designs and configures business applications per user specifications using Safariland standard technologies. Proposes solutions to best meet the requirements of the organization
  • Sets up standard operating procedures and testing methods to insure the ongoing accuracy of data maintained within all applications
  • Acts as liaison between the organization and application vendors as required for implementation, problem resolution, application upgrades and bug fixes
  • Provides support and training to user community
  • Stays on top of current and new technologies and makes recommendations to implement those which would have a positive impact on the organizations business.

 

Qualifications

 

Required Education

  • College degree in Business Administration, Computer Science, or a related field
  • Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 certifications

 

Required Experience

  • Minimum of 6 years’ experience working on Information Technology projects as a Business Analyst.
  • Minimum of 3 years of Microsoft Dynamics AX experiencing with a focus on PLM, BOM’s and Production

 

 

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Excellent client relation, verbal, written and interpersonal skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Ability to identify priorities and manage tasks
  • Ability to work closely within a team as well as independently
  • Knowledgeable in the Microsoft Office Suite, experience with SharePoint and Visio
  • Must have excellent business analysis skills
  • Ability to work in a dynamic / changing environment
  • MS Dynamics PLM and Production expertise