HD Supply Senior IT Business Analyst in Atlanta, Georgia
HD Supply (NASDAQ:HDS) ( www.hdsupply.com ) is one of the largest industrial distributors in North America. The company provides a broad range of products and value-add services to approximately 500,000 customers with leadership positions in maintenance, repair and operations and specialty construction sectors. Through approximately 260 locations across 36 states and six Canadian provinces, the company's approximately 11,000 associates provide localized, customer-driven services including jobsite delivery, will call or direct-ship options, diversified logistics and innovative solutions that contribute to its customers' success. With an active commitment to the communities in which we operate, HD Supply associates are part of a thriving organization that supports the virtues of wellness, diversity and inclusion – all of which are top priorities for the company. Equally as important is empowering our associates to grow professionally while providing competitive benefits and compensation. If you’re ready to find a rewarding career and achieve your full potential with a growing industry leader, HD Supply is ready for you!
Job Description & Qualifications
Gathers and analyzes internal customer business requirements. Reviews and edits requirements, specifications, business processes, and recommendations related to proposed solutions. Integrates and communicates fairly complex information within specialization. Develops functional specifications and system design specifications for client engagements.
Major Tasks, Responsibilities, and Key Accountabilities
Leads the delivery of project initiatives within the framework of larger projects by helping Project Managers facilitate meetings with project stakeholders. Develops work breakdown structures and assists Project Managers in developing, analyzing, and managing project plans, schedules, and resource forecasts. Monitors financial aspects for assigned project initiatives and project performance against plan and makes adjustments as needed. Identifies and escalates issues and participates in the request for information and vendor request for proposal processes.
Provides leadership to project sub-teams by delegating tasks to team members. Monitors and requests resources to support the completion of project activities. Promotes project objectives and vision with project team and monitors activity of sub-team toward plans. Provides group and individual performance feedback to Project Managers and/or other management as needed.
Helps management control and mitigate project risks by assisting in the analysis and identification of trigger events. Identifies project risks and recommends mitigation decisions. Provides insights for the development of contingency plans and anticipates and communicates dependencies affected by ongoing project changes.
Supports the alignment, buy-in, and coordination of diverse project stakeholders under the guidance of Project Managers by building rapport with internal customers, third party vendors, and senior management. Discusses project milestones, responds to project requests, and communicates schedule conflicts, resource constraints, and time constraints to Project Managers. Prepares executive summaries of key metrics for project management.
Adheres to enterprise project management practices by participating in formal and informal training sessions. Tracks and reports key metrics as needed. Gathers and reports team feedback and lessons learned to project management.
Nature and Scope
Identifies key barriers/core problems and applies problem solving skills in order to deal creatively with complex situations. Troubleshoots and resolves complex problems. Makes decisions under conditions of uncertainty, sometimes with incomplete information, that produce effective end results.
Independently performs assignments with instruction limited to the results expected. Determines and develops an approach to solutions. Receives technical guidance only on unusual or complex problems or issues.
May oversee the completion of projects and assignments, including planning, assigning, monitoring and reviewing progress and accuracy of work, evaluating results, etc. Contributes to employees' professional development but does not have hiring or firing authority.
Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.
Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.
Typically requires overnight travel 5% to 20% of the time.
Education and Experience
- Typically requires BS/BA in a related discipline. Generally 5-8 years of experience in a related field; certification is required in some areas OR MS/MA and generally 3-5 years of experience in a related field. Certification is required in some areas.
Preferred Qualifications & Job Specific Details
Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or a related field.
4+ years of experience in project business analysis and coordination.
4+ years of experience in software development.
1+ years of experience working on projects or programs requiring the integration of cross-functional technology and/or business solutions.
Tableau or Power BI Preferred
Waterfall and Agile Methodologies
Ability to work with cross-functional team
Strong writtern and oral communication skills
Good knowledge process flows
Supply Chain Experience
Job Locations US-GA-Atlanta
Posted Date 3 months ago (12/5/2019 11:57 AM)
Job ID 2019-35729
Business Unit Facilities Maintenance
Functional Area Information Technology
Remote Position? No
Position Type Full-Time
Posting Location : Postal Code 30339
HD Supply is an Equal Opportunity Minority/Female/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veteran and Affirmative Action Employer. HD Supply considers for employment and hires qualified candidates without regard to age, race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, protected veteran or disability status or any factor prohibited by law.