TEKsystems Business Analyst in Dearborn, Michigan

Position Description:

AD - The IT launch/support analyst, as a member of the delivery team, will be responsible for supporting the .go-live. activities for the Kronos application at Ford. This will include managing launch deliverables, daily interaction and relationship management with key business customers and an understanding of the system configuration, as well as the various, interfacing systems. Key responsibilities include: . Coordinate and execute the day to day activities of software implementation projects during the build and transition phases . Final verification of system functional readiness for deployments including cutover planning and execution . Support the deployments at each location (travel may be required) . Become SME on Kronos system configuration . Assist with system testing, including UAT preparation and execution . Initial support of end users; manage and resolve client issues . Oversee knowledge transfer to IT Application Management (AM) team . Capture lessons learned and communicate to team . Communicate project status, issues and risks, as well as any mitigation and contingency plans, to ensure successful system delivery . Coordinate communications between the business teams, suppliers and various services teams within Ford IT . Develop and execute plans under delivery time, budget and implementation constraints . Assisting client with change management; collect and analyze relevant data and take actions accordingly . Must ensure compliance with all corporate standards, policies, and controls . Implement existing program-level standards for design, security and controls, user interface and documentation . Complete appropriate documentation to support the implementation

Skills Required:

3+ years experience with implementing complex systems at large corporations. Strong analytic skills, including experience with in-depth data analysis. Creative problem solving and business judgment. Proven ability to work independently to deliver on large, complex solutions that are highly interfaced. Strong organizational, planning and time management skills with the ability to prioritize effectively. Excellent interpersonal, written and spoken communication skills. Ability to lead by identifying and managing issues, risks, scope changes, plans, estimates and schedules. Experience with Microsoft Office applications, including Visio.

Skills Preferred:

N/A

Experience Required:

3+ years experience with implementing complex systems at large corporations. Strong analytic skills, including experience with in-depth data analysis. Creative problem solving and business judgment. Proven ability to work independently to deliver on large, complex solutions that are highly interfaced. Strong organizational, planning and time management skills with the ability to prioritize effectively. Excellent interpersonal, written and spoken communication skills. Ability to lead by identifying and managing issues, risks, scope changes, plans, estimates and schedules. Experience with Microsoft Office applications, including Visio.

About TEKsystems:

Join TEKsystems®, a leading IT staffing, IT talent management and IT services firm, and get your career on the fast track. We have more than 100 offices worldwide, and we partner with over 6,000 clients and place over 80,000 consultants per year. At TEKsystems, we seek to understand our consultants' skills, goals and interests, allowing us to present targeted job opportunities on a contract, contract-to-hire or direct placement basis. TEKsystems' leadership in the market stems from our sincere and personal commitment to driving the success of our customers, consultants and each other.

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