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Sr. Business Analyst- Supply Chain

Description

Hybrid:  This position does not require an employee to be on-site full-time to perform most effectively.  The employee’s role enables them to work at a GM facility or off-site as frequently as needed or desired. This position requires an employee to be onsite  1-3 times per week .

In recent years, GM Information Technology has successfully executed the largest IT transformation in the history of the automotive industry, fully insourcing what once was a nearly completely outsourced IT function.  Today GM IT is a dynamic and fast paced organization that designs, develops, and maintains all IT infrastructure, applications, and solutions that enable GM’s global operations.  GM IT plays a critical role in the design, build, and delivery of vehicles that provide best in class experience for our dealers and customers.  We are also driving real change in the most iconic automaker on the planet.  Our team delivers unique enterprise-wide IT solutions in cutting-edge technologies such as mobility, telematics, supercomputing, cloud, and real-time computing.  We offer challenging positions for passionate professionals looking to advance their careers and be a part of an IT organization focused on innovation, speed, and business value.

Job Summary:

As a Senior Business Analyst, within the Global Supply Chain and Purchasing (GPSC) IT Organization, you will work side-by-side with business process owners and key collaborators to see opportunities and elicit business requirements. To be successful, you must be customer focused, able to clearly define and communicate business needs, personally driven to improve the GM business processes, and excel at working within project teams to accomplish common objectives.

The Senior Business Analyst will support Order Productionization, Order Management, Sequencing, and Translation within the Order Fulfillment Business Technology team.  These capabilities are critical and span beyond Order Fulfillment.  Selected candidate will perform a critical role utilizing a team-based approach to defining integrated solutions. 

Core Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrate commitment to continuous learning and personal development, including ongoing training and development in SLDC and the latest delivery techniques

  • Perform as the segment lead in optimally delivering solutions following SDLC methodologies available at GM (including Agile)

  • Oversee collaboration with other team members on the design, development, testing, and deployment of solutions.

  • Ensure the solution has a comprehensive testing approach and validation of end-to-end processes, guiding and working collaboratively with Quality Assurance teams

  • Lead and support the introduction of new solutions to business customers as well as transitioning stable solutions to the sustain operations organization.

  • Proactively seek opportunities to align solutions into a single, integrated solution architecture

  • Seek opportunities related to the solution portfolio that might benefit your business partners

  • Develop full grasp of the functional aspects of the supported applications including standard processes, bolt-on and customized solutions (including interfaces) across the order fulfillment eco system.


Additional Description

Qualifications:

  • Domain experience in supply chain, specifically with demand forecasting, order validation, scheduling, order sequencing, order prioritization and slotting, and data integrations.  

  • Experience with Order Fulfillment solutions

  • Experience running requirement gathering workshops and using requirements tools

  • Experience with software development teams and projects

  • Ability to prioritize and lead discussions across disciplines to proactively tackle problems

  • Ability to train, delegate, and mentor team members.

  • Structured and analytical thought process and approach to problem solving

  • Bachelor's degree required (technical subject area preferred) or equivalent experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in Business, IT, Engineering, or related

  • Certified Business Analysis Professional (CBAP) certification

  • Automotive industry, preferred.


About GM

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Why Join Us 

We aspire to be the most inclusive company in the world. We believe we all must make a choice every day – individually and collectively – to drive meaningful change through our words, our deeds and our culture. Our Work Appropriately philosophy supports our foundation of inclusion and provides employees the flexibility to work where they can have the greatest impact on achieving our goals, dependent on role needs. Every day, we want every employee, no matter their background, ethnicity, preferences, or location, to feel they belong to one General Motors team.

Benefits Overview

The goal of the General Motors total rewards program is to support the health and well-being of you and your family. Our comprehensive compensation plan incudes, the following benefits, in addition to many others:
• Paid time off including vacation days, holidays, and parental leave for mothers, fathers and adoptive parents;
• Healthcare (including a triple tax advantaged health savings account and wellness incentive), dental, vision and life insurance plans to cover you and your family;
• Company and matching contributions to 401K savings plan to help you save for retirement;
• Global recognition program for peers and leaders to recognize and be recognized for results and behaviors that reflect our company values; 
• Tuition assistance and student loan refinancing;
• Discount on GM vehicles for you, your family and friends.

Diversity Information

General Motors is committed to being a workplace that is not only free of discrimination, but one that genuinely fosters inclusion and belonging. We strongly believe that workforce diversity creates an environment in which our employees can thrive and develop better products for our customers.   We understand and embrace the variety through which people gain experiences whether through professional, personal, educational, or volunteer opportunities. GM is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

We encourage interested candidates to review the key responsibilities and qualifications and apply for any positions that match your skills and capabilities.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statements

The policy of General Motors is to extend opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression or veteran status. Additionally, General Motors is committed to being an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Employer and offers opportunities to all job seekers including individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation to assist with your job search or application for employment, email us at Careers.Accommodations@GM.com . In your email, please include a description of the specific accommodation you are requesting as well as the job title and requisition number of the position for which you are applying.