Cummins Inc. Finance IT BI - Technical Analyst Senior in Columbus, Indiana
Finance IT BI - Technical Analyst Senior
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Our IT Finance Business Unit delivers reliable, durable, high performing products to our global partners. Working in an innovative space, you’ll develop high tech solutions that will fuel your advanced career skill set and empower you to own your career. Our integrated businesses demand the talents and creativity of individuals with a wide range of skills and experience.
This is an exciting opportunity in Columbus, Indiana for a Finance IT BI - Technical Analyst Senior . Cummins USA is where you can work on industry leading projects.
Your impact will happen in these and other ways:
Provides application or infrastructure technical expertise, analysis and specifications for IT systems to meet business requirements in accordance with IT architecture policies and standards; translate requirements into technical specifications, create detailed solution design, coordinate construction, installation, configuration and testing of IT systems; and identifies, troubleshoots and resolves system technical issues.
Assists in creating and managing the technical specifications from which programs and configurations will be applied to create the application, infrastructure or complete solution.
Assists in technical analysis of potential solutions including evaluating the technical fit and viability of commercial-of-the-shelf products versus custom built solution.
Delivers solution design, adhering to standards and leveraging re-use of components.
Assists in creating high level and detail design of infrastructure OR applications, interfaces, conversions, extensions, reports, and workflows while meeting architecture, security, performance, scalability, and maintainability requirements.
Assists technical and infrastructure groups in understanding the solution design and specifications.
Works closely with IT technical service providers to ensure outsourced work packages are delivered to specifications, meeting key parameters of quality, schedule, cost, security, performance, and scalability.
Participates in formal design reviews and code reviews (where applicable) to ensure the detailed design specifications have been understood and coding standards have been adhered to by the development team(s).
Leverages re-usability of component designs to reduce costs and shorten time to deliver solution
Ensures adherence to obtain efficiency in the build and deploy processes, leveraging automation where possible.
Assists in the test strategy and execution of master test plan.
Participates in the creation of standards, processes, procedures, and guidelines for the IT design and development community as well work instructions or ‘runbooks’ used for end-user support.
Analyzes and revises existing systems and documentation to identify remediation or improvements in the application or infrastructure solution.
Provides level 3 support for critical issues.
Skills and Experience Required:
System Prototyping - Able to conduct an early sample, model, or pre-release of a product built to test a concept or process or to act as a thing to be replicated or learned from.
Requirements Analysis - Describes how business analysts prioritize and progressively elaborate stakeholder and solution requirements in order to enable the project team to implement a solution that will meet the needs of the sponsoring organization and stakeholders.
Solution Assessment & Validation - The ability to understand and assess proposed solutions in order to determine how closely they meet requirements and if they will deliver the desired business outcomes. The ability to understand the organization, and its readiness, to determine what is necessary to transition to the solution.
Solution Design - The activities involved in conceptualizing, defining, architecting, and ultimately designing complex systems.
Solution Construction - Ability to select desired options to make a commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) products, applications, or IT systems function to user specifications. To build a particular application or system for use in a specific way.
Troubleshooting - Able to diagnose and problem solve issues with computer hardware or software components with little or no direction. May require ability to install, configure, or disposition of server or client pc infrastructure and application issues.
Education, Licenses, Certifications
College, university, or equivalent degree in Information Technology, Business or a related subject required.
Intermediate level of relevant work experience required. 3-5 years of experience.
Currently in the Finance IT BI space our biggest program is Thunder. Thunder supports the BOLT Financial Systems Program rollout by providing a reporting solution that incorporates both CORE Financials and BOLT financials information. We are critical to Finance month-end reporting.
Govern conformance of the use of data in ETL tools and technology like Informatica and Teradata solutions to the enterprise data model and usage policies and standards.
Lead the analysis, design, development and implementation of logical data models; physical database objects; data conversion, integration and loading process; query and reporting functions; data management and governance; and data quality assurance processes related to Finance data.
Assist in developing enterprise-level strategies and principles for data integration and unification of enterprise information resources by helping to define standards for data format, quality, and database design. Help build and maintain the finance information model and ensure linkages to other architecture model and reference architectures.
SKILLS - FUNCTIONAL/TECHNICAL:
3-5 years implementation experience of Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence tools and technologies, preferably Oracle or Teradata.
Thorough understanding of ETL tool Informatica with excellent understanding of data Transformation functionality.
Understanding/ background of Finance processes including GL, Accounts Payables and Receivables for Solution Assessment and Validation.
The activities involved in conceptualizing, defining, architecting, and ultimately designing complex systems.
Knowledge of Oracle Financials GL, AP and AR modules including the related data models is preferred
Excellent communication skills to translate technology into business value
Strong Decision Making and Troubleshooting skills
Ability to provide efficient, timely support
Compensation and Benefits
Base salary rate commensurate with experience. Additional benefits vary between locations and include options such as our 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan, Cash Balance Pension Plan, Medical/Dental/Life Insurance, Health Savings Account, Domestic Partners Coverage and a full complement of personal and professional benefits.
Cummins and E-verify
At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law. Cummins validates right to work using E-Verify. Cummins will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.
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Job SYSTEMS/INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Primary Location United States-Indiana-Columbus-US, IN, Columbus, Sears Building
Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office
Recruitment Job Type Professional - Experienced
Job Posting Jan 9, 2018, 10:39:25 AM
Unposting Date Ongoing
Req ID: 1800000B