This entry–level position will offer the opportunity to learn the business methods and processes for Enterprise Asset Management as applied to a variety of industries for purposes of optimizing production equipment reliability. The position will also afford the business analyst the opportunity to learn and work with IBM Maximo; a contemporary, web–based, best of breed Enterprise Asset Management system.
The role of business analyst is to work with senior consultants as they lead customers in applying industry best practices for asset management while implementing the Maximo product. Business Analysis will play the important role of participating in project workshops, taking notes, and then supporting the development of deliverables to the client in the form of business process definition, functional and technical requirements, and system testing materials. Business Analysts will also support the final solution deployment by assisting customers with using the system properly once the system is placed into product.
Business Analysts will also have the opportunity to apply the leading software development life–cycle methodologies that consist of both agile and waterfall methods.
Essential Job Duties: A successful candidate for this position will be able to execute the following job duties under direction of Cohesive Senior resources:Workshop ParticipationDocument Meeting MinutesDesign of User ExperienceBuild of User Experience PrototypesEnd User Training Program ExecutionPost Software Deployment SupportDocumentation of Business Processes and Functional RequirementsReport DesignsMobile Solution Requirement DefinitionSoftware Quality Assurance Testing Definition and ExecutionSupport Change Management ActivitiesEnd User Training Material DevelopmentEnsuring Quality of Written MaterialsOther duties as assigned
Required Qualifications Master's degree or equivalent from a nationally recognized higher educational institution in the United States, in the field of Business, Engineering, or Information Technology.Exceptional written and verbal English communication skillsWilling to relocate.Must have an aptitude for using and applying technology to address business problems and requirementsProficient in use of the Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)0–3 years experience with ERP, CRM systems, or equivalent systemsMust enjoy working in a team environment and with individuals alikeMust be a resourceful self starter with the ability to work aloneMust be capable of weekly travel to customer locations for long duration projects.