Business Systems Analyst in Elk River, MN

$150K - $200K(Ladders Estimates)

Emerson   •  

Elk River, MN 55330

Industry: Technical Services


8 - 10 years

Posted 63 days ago

This job is no longer available.


Liaison between IT and other functional areas with primary goal to facilitate the implementation of processes and improvements using the Oracle EBS and related systems. Interacts regularly and directly with manufacturing, planning, procurement, engineering, order mgmt. and finance business functions. Has close user working relationship to ensure industry and Emerson standards / best practices are employed.


  • Review, analyze & evaluate current business systems and user needs in order to develop, enhance, implement and maintain fully functional, integrated and operational business systems within Oracle and related systems, following IT standards.
  • Assist in the identification of system issue root cause and work with appropriate resources to implement corrective actions as required. Documents user requirements and tests issues in the respective module to re-create applications issues or determine whether new user requirements can be met through existing application functionality or requires customizations.
  • Develop & maintain user documentation, perform user training, and provide user support in conjunction with appropriate IT resources.
  • Facilitate discussions with end users to translate business requirements into functional specifications.
  • Function as a liaison and Test Champion between business and technical units and work with the technical staff to design solutions that meet business requirements.


  • Bachelors degree in business or IT related field. Computer Science or similar field preferred.
  • 8 years in the field or in a related area.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Must understand the needs of not just users but the organization as a whole and be able to provide the best overall solutions.
  • In depth knowledge of ORACLE EBS system modules (Operations / ASCP)
  • Sound understanding of development & programming practices.
  • Strong understanding of general business processes in a manufacturing environment.
  • Familiar with key business concepts, practices, and procedures in the manufacturing industry.
  • ORACLE EBS experience in a manufacturing environment.
  • Experience with Oracle DB, SQL Queries, Toad for Oracle.
  • SQL or similar programming experience preferred
  • Knowledge of good business practices for change control and documentation.
  • Good interpersonal skills as direct dealing with end users will be part of daily tasks.
  • Able to deal with multiple projects (short & long term with specified deadlines) in addition to unexpected day-to-day issues.
  • Able to work independently
  • Self-motivated and organized

Competencies Required:

Tech savvy " Anticipating and adopting innovations in business-building digital and technology applications.

Decision quality " Making good and timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward.

Functional/Technical Skills - Has the functional and technical knowledge and skills to do the job at a high level of accomplishment.

Organizational savvy " Maneuvering comfortable through complex policy, process, and people-related organizational dynamics.

Optimizes work processes " Knowing the most effective and efficient process to get this done, with a focus on continuous improvement

Manages complexity " Making sense of complex, high quality, and sometimes contradictory information to effectively solve problems

Work Authorization

No calls or agencies please. Emerson will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States. This is not a position for which sponsorship will be provided. Individuals with temporary visas such as E, F-1, H-1, H-2, L, B, J, or TN or who need sponsorship for work authorization now or in the future, are not eligible for hire.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Emerson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. We are committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.

Valid Through: 2019-9-16