Tyson Foods Sr Analyst Applications in Springdale, Arkansas

59074BR

Req ID:

59074BR

Job Description:

SUMMARY: This position assists in the development of detailed system specifications for major systems installation as well as provide work leadership and direction for other members of the programmer/analyst staff, with emphasis on detailed analysis, programming and/or configuration issues; works with little direct supervision in the maintenance of assigned systems and the development and installation of systems. This position must have significant exposure to and demonstrated proficiency in the areas of programming and/or configuration, analysis, design, software requirements, testing, debugging, and implementation. The responsibilities and duties include but are not limited to the following. The individual will act as liaison between a business department and IS; perform all programming and/or configuration assignments as well as coach and mentor other team m embers. The duties include analyzing and resolving software errors in a timely and accurate fashion; providing status reports where required, developing and reviewing design specifications for software applications, and developing and maintaining software to support the business processes. Position will create and maintaindocumentation for code and/or configuration throughout the system lifecycle; train end users on established programs; provide on-call support and problem resolution for software applications; work with end-user groups closely to assist withaligning IS technology with the department's business goals; conduct feasibility studies to define the purpose, functions, and overall structure of business processes; perform analysis and document business processes leading to process change and/or system implementation; assist in developing system/application architecture. Individual will aid in developing scope and requirements for IS projects for a business unit; aid in development and execution of project plans; conductacceptance testing to ensure that the functional and business requirements are met by the provided solution; responsible for collaborating with business analysts and other Team Members to develop and lead testing efforts across many different platforms. REQUIREMENTS: Education: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or other technical area. Equivalent work experience may be acceptable. Experience: 3+ years of experience in Software Testing or related areawith relevant experience. Knowledge of SAP Concepts and Testing preferred. Experience should include software development life cycle, analyzing design requirements and specifications, writing test strategies and test plans; experience in development and management of end-to-end testing projects and development and strategic implementation of testing methodologies. Developing test strategies for SAP projects highly desirable. Computer Skills: Thorough understanding of business process design and experience with a System Development Lifecycle Methodology; extensive knowledge of QA processes and Methodologies; experience in the following areas: developing, reviewing, and/or modifying specifications, configurations and/or programs to meet specified requirements; analyzing and interpreting information systems proposals, and evaluating and developing alternative implementation plans; strong grasp of Testing Tools such as HP Quality Center, Load Runner, and Worksoft Certify; advanced skills with MS Office tools; familiarity with modeling tools. Communication Skills: Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Special Skills: Must have a solid understanding of QA processes, methods.

Facility Name (Location):

Corporate 412 West

Pay Type:

Exempt

Title:

Sr Analyst Applications

City:

Springdale

State:

AR

Shift:

1

Job Function:

Information Technology

Full Time / Part Time:

Full Time

Position-Specific Requirements:

Thorough understanding of business process design and experience with a System Development Lifecycle Methodology; experience in the following: developing, reviewing, and/or modifying specifications, configurations and/or programs to meet specified requirements; analyzing and interpreting information systems proposals, and evaluating and developing alternative implementation plans; working productively on a team. Must have the ability to provide constructive feedback to other team members; working knowledge of relevant multi-user computer systems, applications, and/or equipment; knowledge of current technology developments and trends; extensive problem-solving skills and experience developing and executing test plans; possess basic project management capabilities; ability to develop good working relationship with business area team members. Requires proficiency with MS-Office tool set, including Visio. We desire SAP knowledge (MM), query writing capabilities using SQL. Experience with Oracle PLM4P and XML is a plus.

Relocation Covered:

YES

Company Culture, Inclusion and Diversity Statement:

Tyson Foods proudly embraces diversity and is committed to maintaining an inclusive work environment. Our Culture is rooted in our Core Values and brought to life each day through our 5C Team behaviors (Caring, Candor, Creativity, Collaboration and Commitment). Team Members are the heart of our company and its success and culture is the connecting thread which drives our Talent Strategy to Attract, Grow, Reward and Retain the best talent.

Tyson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, national origin, color, religion, age, genetics, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.