IT Business Analyst - Logistics

Date: Jan 23, 2022

Location: Bogota, CO

Company: Bekaert NV

Join and growth our Bekaert team with the passion to win.

The digital transformation that Bekaert is going through has created a number of digital opportunities, such as this position!

For a full list of our digital opportunities, click herehttps://jobs.bekaert.com/go/Digital-Opportunities/4923901/


We are seeking our IT Business Analyst - Logistics, preferably based in Bogota - Colombia or Lima - Peru or Quito - Ecuador


The Business Analyst is accountable for gathering input from business teams and writing usable requirements (or stories) for development teams and planninf the UAT process. Requires experience with strategic business initiatives and strong technical understanding in area of Logistics. Business connect will be a important part in this role to support business community on operational and strategical initiatives, mainly in North America and Latam region.


Your role:

  • Have a detailed understanding of the Logistics related business objectives and technology solutions and can translate high-level business vision, ideas and strategic goals into requirements for technology teams.

  • Navigate the product and technical organizations to consolidate business input and write business and platform requirements for projects and change requests.

  • Work with business and user experience teams to obtain input, propose feasible options/solutions to meet requirements and recommend best approach based on priorities.

  • Own the collaboration process between the business and tech teams to finalize requirements gathering within an agreed timeframe. Submit final requirements (or initial stories, for agile methodology) for development and/or creative work to begin.

  • Responsible for drafting the UAT (User Acceptance Test) plan and capturing input from users, and provide engineers with consolidated change requirements.

  • Facilitate scope change discussions and provide recommendations to Project Owners/Product Managers.


Your profile:

  • Bachelor Degree on IT or administrative related careers / or MBA in Operations

  • Fluent English is required

  • Logitics domain background and solid understanding of SAP warehouse management, Inbound & Outbond logistics, Logistics related to digital backgroung with experience in technical projects environment will be a plus, experience with Transportation Management (TMS) is also a plus

  • Strong business leadership skills

  • Ability to gather articulate and document business requirements, identify risks and manage trade-offs

  • Demonstrated experience in IT projects, experience and delivering strategic projects and working with structured project methologies 

  • Demostrated knowledge of both traditional Waterfall anf Agile/Lean methodologies 

  • Good written and verbal communication skills

  • Ability to work within IT organization in an in-and-out outsourced environment 


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