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Business Analyst-WMS Logistics

BGI has the following contract based opportunity based in Lake Mary, FL
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Lake Mary, FL
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Business Analyst WMS and Logistics – Act as the liaison between Warehousing, Fulfillment and Logistics Systems Business Users and the IT Team providing support and enhancement releases for existing systems.
  • Work with business users to identify and document requirements.
  • Perform gap analysis to determine if requirements are met by existing application or will require some form of enhancement.
  • Identify alternatives to close gaps, making recommendations that best suit the business need and the long-term application strategy.  Translate these alternatives into an explicit list of required enhancements (process, reports, interfaces, conversions, extensions, workflow).
  • Perform the detailed functional design of the application enhancements.  Document the application to facilitate on-going support and future release development.
  • Facilitate business-owner reviews and obtain sign-off on functional designs.
  • Work with other team members to ensure that the configuration and custom components meet application requirements and performance goals.
  • Support the development team as it configures, builds, and tests the application enhancements. 
  • Plan, prepare, and help with the execution of quality assurance and user acceptance testing.  Engage business users during UAT and facilitate sign-off on test results.
  • Support QA and UAT by implementing design changes to address defects found in testing.
  • Perform tasks for Project Management and Coordination of activities across all team members for delivery of small releases of bug fixes and small enhancements
  • Inform the Application Manager of any issues that may affect any other areas of the project.
  • Prepare any training or instructional materials that will be needed to aid users.
Job Qualifications/Requirements:
·        Minimum of five years total experience with as Business Analyst supporting applications in the Warehouse Management, Shipping and Logistics domains
·         Must have a deep functional knowledge of the following business process areas – Inventory Receipts, Inventory Management, Order Fulfillment, Shipping/Logistics,
  • Experience working with business users throughout the SDLC, from analysis through design, build, test and deployment.
  • Experience in leading design review sessions.
  • Experience with Manhattan Associate WMS would be a plus 
  • Ability to translate requirements into functional designs.
  • Ability to talk both business and technical teams in order to properly convey messages and key points to both business users and technical developers.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal assistance. 
  • Strong problem solving skills: able to logically break down a problem into smaller manageable parts to solve.
  • Strong organizational skills.  Strong communication (verbal & written) skills.
  • Prior experience in Publishing and/or Distribution businesses would be a plus.  Consulting experience also a plus.
  • Experience organizing and project managing small enhancement releases
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