Analyst Applications in Springdale, AR at Tyson Foods

Date Posted: 6/12/2018

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Career Description

Summary: An analyst plays an important role throughout the systems development lifecycle across each phase of a project. The primary role of an analyst is eliciting, analyzing and documenting customer needs into well-organized business requirements necessary for delivering technology solutions that meet customer needs, expected delivery dates, and exceptional quality standards. Requirements Management Effective eliciting, analyzing, simplifying, organizing and documenting business requirements. Model as-is and to-be business processes spanning a variety of process areas such as sales, transportation, warehousing, manufacturing, procurement, etc. Solution Development Develop functional/design specifications to provide necessary details for customized software development Document and perform application configuration within a variety of software packages, primarily SAP Application Quality Assurance Development and execution of unit, system and integration test cases Development of test plans for a given sprint or release End User Engagement Partnership with other team members in development and delivery of training materials for end users. Development of strong business relationships by demonstrating an understanding of related processes, requirements, systems and terminology Application Support Customer engagements via incident management tickets, direct call and face to face troubleshooting when required. Maintain documentation of support activities and resolution in Incident Management System Inclusion in on-call rotation a possibility.


Education: College degree, Vocational/Technical education or equivalent experience required

Experience: 1+ year of progressive experience in Information Systems or advanced degree with limited experience.

Computer Skills: Intermediate general computer skills required. Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Windows operating system and Microsoft Office Suite required. Basic knowledge of additional operating systems (Unix, Linux, MacOS, etc.) preferred.

Communication Skills: Ability to effectively communicate both written and verbally with customers, peers, and management required. Strong interpersonal and customer service skills required. Must be able to work cooperatively and effectively in a team environment.

Special Skills: Advanced troubleshooting skills, Working knowledge of common business processes (procurement, sales, manufacturing, logistics, etc.) preferred.

Supervisory: None

Travel: Some travel may be required. Amount of travel will be determined by individual project requirements.