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JDE Business Analyst in Columbus at Vaco

Date Posted: 10/18/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Columbus
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    3 to 10 years
  • Date Posted:
    10/18/2018
  • Job ID:
    092273

Job Description

The Business Analyst provides technical and functional subject matter expertise for the Oracle JDE EnterpriseOne (E1) Distribution, Manufacturing, and Planning modules. The position works with business leads, and end users to implement projects from concept through implementation, resolve issues, and provide ongoing support. Create and maintain application specific documentation and instructions and understand the impacts a process change might have across the system. Assist in the development, coordination and implementation plans to test business and functional processes and quality assurance testing. Lead functional user acceptance testing of patches and upgrades. Monitor and document post-implementation problems and revision requests and assist in the definition/prioritization of upcoming releases. Manage internal service and change requests, and similar requests with Oracle Support. Draft user documentation for new or updated applications and provide training and training materials to users. Guide users in the implementation of business processes.

Primary Responsibilities:

Provide primary support for Oracle's E1 Product Data Management, Procurement, Manufacturing Applications.

Provide primary support for Manufacturing Planning system as well as other related 3rd party bolt-on applications.

Provide secondary support for E1 Sales Order and Logistics applications and processes.

Configure E1 applications to support business requirements.

Prepare documentation to support process, functional, and technical specifications. Work collaboratively with business, IT, and consultant teams to analyze requirements, propose and execute solutions

Work closely with System Managers, Developers and testers to ensure quality of application changes and solutions. Facilitate UAT testing activities

Work closely with the technical team and business managers and users to understand their processes and procedures to ensure IT is meeting business objectives.

In-depth knowledge of applications current functionality, planned functionality, pain-points, workarounds, impacts.

Facilitate/Execute efforts related to system changes (programming, testing, performing system set up.

Skills, Knowledge & Qualifications

Excellent interpersonal and customer service. ERP experience in support or implementation lead role required. JDE experience required. JDE EnterpriseOne experience preferred.

Ability to work both independently and in connection with others in collaborative teams to meet common business initiatives.

Excellent organizational skills to manage multiple project and support commitments.

Strong functional knowledge and experience with JDE Master Data, Costing, Procurement, and Manufacturing applications, processes and best practices.

Understanding of integration of Accounting modules with Manufacturing and Distribution modules.

Experience with Planning systems and Advanced Supply Chain Systems a plus.

Experience with Manufacturing and/or Distribution environments a plus.

Working knowledge of JDE database structure and how it is used in applications.

Solid analytical skills with aptitude to translate business requirements to technical solutions.

Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, and Visio required.

5-7 years working experience in JDE implementation and/or primary support role.

Experience with JD Edwards Enterprise One (Version 9.0 or above - Version 9.2 a plus)

BA or BS degree preferred.

Certifications in E1 a plus.

Travel required up to 10-15%.