IT MES Business Analyst

Full Time
Work from home available

Job Description

Clover Consulting has a direct client in need of a direct-hire, full-time, IT MES Business Analyst.  This position is located in Muscle Shoals, AL and is a hybrid position requiring 2-3 days on-site.  Client will pay for relocation.  Job requirements are below.  Qualified candidates please provide resume.  

Primary Purpose

  • The IT MES Business Analyst - is responsible for ensuring that the Manufacturing Execution System (MES) application layer architecture is scalable, optimized, and meets the business requirements & specifications.
    • Capturing business demand, ensuring efficient use of application solutions with consistency, plus robust integration.
    • Coordinating all applications activities with internal teams and external providers
    • Lead a team to define and implement improvements to the MES layer.


Specific Key Accountabilities

  • Proactively identify improvement opportunities for increased operational and business efficiencies.
  • Analyze, architect, develop and implement MES strategy to aid in improving manufacturing processes.
  • Gather business and change request requirements. Work with the business to clarify, refine and prioritize these requests that shape operational efficiencies.
  • Understand the business strategies of the organization, participate with business and the Site IT Director in system evolution and apply technology to enhance the solution.
  • Ensure data consistencies between SAP and MES solutions.
  • Conduct workshops to analyze user requirements to define functional requirements for MES solutions through client interviews and documentation analysis


  • Work with the business to define proposed projects that align with the business strategy of providing technology solutions.
  • Work with the business to develop a robust business case for each proposed project and major change requests
  • Validate and document required business capabilities

Leadership competencies, technical skills requirement

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in an international IT-environment, within a manufacturing environment would be an advantage.
  • Experience partnering with stakeholders/business to gather requirements and turn the requirements into technical reality
  • Strong communication skills to dialogue with and challenge all business stakeholders.
  • Pragmatism to analyze, manage incidents/ problems and to resolve problem/conflicts
  • Value orientation by seeking global optimum and prioritizing activities
  • Open minded to act as change agent and to fill comfortable with continuous improvement
  • Designs basic programs for projects or enhancements to existing programs.
  • Knowledge of MES systems (i.e. Flexnet, Wonderware, Intelusion, etc.)
  • Knowledge of SAP, around manufacturing modules (PP, MM, MDM, QM)
  • Speaks English; French or German a plus


Dice Id : 10108584
Position Id : CC-MES
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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