IT System Analyst - Supply Chain
Job Opportunity at Executive Edge, Search Consultants

Posted on Jun 24

http://searchtheedge.com    414-403-6101

Location: Brookfield, WI
Job Type: Full Time
Job ID: W4162396



Our manufacturing client of OEM capital equipment is seeking an experienced IT Business Systems Analyst.  This position is responsible for supporting the needs of the business by working with teams to identify business needs and challenges with the goal of identifying technology solutions. A thorough understanding of the manufacturing process and the application of technical solutions is required.


  • Analyze the needs of the business and end users
  • Support ERP system including query/SQL report writing
  • Interface with all departments and management levels throughout the company
  • Develop, implement, and support complex information systems
  • Develop and implement testing criteria and plans
  • Engage outside vendors to add functionality to the current system while maintaining system integrity
  • Assists Business Analyst with support for Timeline and Vertex software  
  • Assists Business Analyst with support current manual EDI   
  • Assists IT Manager with implementation and support for EDI functionality in new ERP
  • Assists IT Manager with support for the AdvancedWare E-commerce Webstore
  • Assists IT Manager/Supply Chain to prepare for Bar Coded Inventory
  • Develop the Super Users to take over the level one Avante support functions
  • Uses business process and technical writing skills to assist with the process and procedure documentation at all plants
  • Work with the IT Manager to merge/replace the historical databases with a single one
  • Assists with all technical aspects of the data mining/data warehousing (Business Analytics) products offering including ad-hoc reports writing, server administration, database administration, internal customer support/troubleshooting, setup, installation, training, upgrades, advanced support, daily monitoring, troubleshooting and daily processing/daily updates using SSRS, SSAS, and PowerBI tools
  • Uses skills in SQL to help replace the AdvancedWare MITS Reports/Discover databases
  • Works with the IT Manager to select the 2 or 3 best ERP alternatives to present to Management that will best support all three plants
  • Work with the IT Manager and Project Team  to implement the new ERP system
  • Completes department cross-training as required to ensure familiarity with the servers, databases, and applications used to deliver the product solution to end users
  • Discusses problems or inquiries with other department personnel to ensure proper handling and follow-up


  • Bachelor’s degree in MIS or Computer Science, or equivalent degree with business system experience
  • 5-7 years of experience report writing within an ERP environment preferably using SQL/PowerBI
  • Thorough knowledge of process and data dependencies in an integrated ERP system to support implementation and maintenance efforts (e.g. barcoding, WMS, CRM…)
  • Leadership capabilities with proven success in project execution
  • Problem solving and troubleshooting skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and an effective communication style
  • Ability to effectively communicate with various levels within all departments of the organization and facilitate meetings with a business and a technical audience
  • Business process and technical writing experience
  • Experience with ERP implementations  in a multi-site environment a plus
  • Experience with SQL SSRS, SSAS, and PowerBI a plus
  • APICS CPIM Certification a plus
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