Nashville, Tenn.-based Bridgestone Americas, Inc. isQ
the U.S. subsidiary of Bridgestone Corporation, the world’s largest tire and rubber company.
Bridgestone Americas and its subsidiaries develop, manufacture and market a wide range of Bridgestone, Firestone and associate brand tires to address the needs of a broad range of customers, including consumers, automotive and commercial vehicle original equipment manufacturers, and those in the agricultural, forestry and mining industries.
The companies are also engaged in retreading operations throughout the Western Hemisphere and produce air springs, roofing materials, and industrial fibers and textiles. The Bridgestone Americas family of companies also operates the world’s largest chain of automotive tire and service centers.
Guided by its One Team, One Planet message, the company is dedicated to achieving a positive environmental impact in all of the communities it calls home.
The Retail ERP Systems Analyst acts as a liaison between the business and the technology functions of the Retail ERP team. The position is responsible for identifying, analyzing and documenting the business needs of the business, interpreting their requirements into a system design that will help the business achieve their goals and resolve their business challenges via Retail ERP information technology systems. The Systems Analyst plays a key role in the Retail ERP solution delivery and production support to maintain a high service level for the business.
Collect and document business requirements accurately to capture business need and ensure technical understanding for the development teams
Develops functional designs to achieve business solution within Retail ERP systems
Reviews and obtain functional design approvals from stakeholders
Manages requirements and functional design through entire lifecycle of a project
Participates in system testing as needed
Contributes to user acceptance test plans and participates in the execution of the UAT
Develops and maintain universally understood (IT and business) procedures for permanent records to be used in training and as system documentation
Participate in the support to Retail ERP Systems for production incidents, including the analysis and remediation solutions
Establish working relationships with colleagues and collaborate cross-functionally with the business as their primary contact for IT
Bachelor’s Degree required, preferred computer science, accounting, business, but not exclusive
Functional understanding of Accounting, A/P, A/R, Banking, National Account Billing, Store Merchandising, and Store and DC Procurement
Experience in business analysis, requirements definition and building system solutions
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Outstanding documentation and organizational skills; able to assemble and present information clearly
Ability to multi-task and quickly adapt to changing priorities
Proficient in Microsoft Office products
Working knowledge in Retail ERP systems: Bonus, JDA, Lawson, and NewNA
Employee Type Regular Full-Time
Degree Preferred 4 Year Degree
Requisition ID 2017-111200
Posted Date 5/30/2017
Zip Code 37013
Functional Area Information Technology
Category Information Technology
As an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)/Affirmative Action employer, it is the policy of Bridgestone to consider for employment all individuals regardless of age, color, national origin, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, race, religion, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, genetic information, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.