Business Analyst
Burnaby, BC
EnerSys is the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications. We have over thirty manufacturing and assembly plants worldwide servicing over 10,000 customers in more than 100 countries. Worldwide headquarters are located in Reading, PA, USA with regional headquarters in Europe and Asia. We complement our extensive line of Motive Power and Energy Systems with a full range of integrated services and systems. With sales and service locations throughout the world, and over 100 years of battery experience, EnerSys is the power/full solution for stored DC power products. We continue to grow in our industry by ensuring all employees possess the following core competencies: customer focused, team player, engaged, ethical, strong communication skills, and works safely.

At Alpha Technologies, an EnerSys company, we work with the top players in North American Telecom, Cable Broadband, Infrastructure, and Alternative Energy sectors. We have an opportunity for an experienced BUSINESS ANALYST (BA) to join our Energy Systems America (ESA) ERP Team at our Burnaby, BC or Bellingham, WA facility. This is an especially exciting time for our team as we drive the integration of our core ERP systems and processes as part of our transition into the Enersys family of companies.

As a knowledge-based and innovation-driven company, we are looking for candidates with the thirst to keep up with new industry trends and technologies, and apply them in practice. We are looking for demonstrated success as agents of change within an organization.

Job Purpose
Reporting to the ESA ERP Manager, the Business Analyst (Manufacturing & Operations) will work with process owners, business leaders, and our PMO to be the key resource on sustainment and business changing ERP projects

This role will be responsible for managing system enhancements and projects with multiple cross-functional team members; mapping existing operational capabilities against modern industry solutions, and assessing viability of potential opportunities offered by the latest industry trends like Industry 4.0, Connected Factory, Machine Learning, Internet of Things, etc.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Facilitating organizational change management strategies/plans, approach, and tactics with different business units
Collaborating with business process owners/users to prioritize, design, and implement improved processes and tools to support the business
Providing ad-hoc reporting and analysis as required by stakeholders
Collaborating with cross functional teams to test and upgrade systems/solutions as required
Managing project deadlines for defined tasks/projects; documenting, tracking, and facilitating project discussions and action items
Tracking of work progress and project status on a project-by-project basis
Helping with system deployment: user setup, support, and troubleshooting

A degree or diploma in computer systems, business, or industrial engineering
5+ years’ experience in business or systems analysis in a hi-tech, manufacturing environment
Experience in stakeholder requirement gathering, process mapping, fit/gap analysis, and preparation of functional design documents
Subject matter expertise (SME) in warehousing and distribution optimization, planning and forecast optimization, and/or manufacturing optimization are assets
Experience in implementing and supporting manufacturing or distribution automation systems is an asset
Knowledge of MES (manufacturing execution systems) and WMS (warehouse management systems) is desirable
Experience with our enterprise applications which are Infor SyteLine ERP, SAP (PP,MM), and related reporting platforms, such as Cognos, Tableau, SSRS, SAP Reporting and Microsoft BI are assets
Superior written and verbal communications skills
Strong ability to develop rapport and buy-in with stakeholders
Very detail-oriented with strong organizational skills
A team player capable of interacting professionally with internal customers including senior leadership, multi-disciplined team members, and external consultants
Experience leading cross-functional teams and managing implementation of changes
Ability to thrive in an ever-changing work environment
Ability to achieve deadlines with strong time management skills

EnerSys is always looking to hire top talent. EEOEM/F/D/V