IT Business Analyst

BME is a leading European building material distributor that is on the lookout for a Business Analyst to join the IT Shared Service Center in the Netherlands. BME is in the process of defining its best of breed solutions and ERP roadmap and is on the lookout for a self-starting business savvy technologist to bridge the gap between our current processes and systems and the future state that BME group should move to. The Business analyst does so by bridging the gap between technology and business and by making sure that projects re-use various solutions that have been developed for specific markets.

Location
BME Group
Schiphol-Oost
Level
Industry
Employment
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About us

BME is a leading European building material distributor that is on the lookout for a Business Analyst to join the IT Shared Service Center in the Netherlands. BME is in the process of defining its best of breed solutions and ERP roadmap and is on the lookout for a self-starting business savvy technologist to bridge the gap between our current processes and systems and the future state that BME group should move to. The Business analyst does so by bridging the gap between technology and business and by making sure that projects re-use various solutions that have been developed for specific markets.

You will be joining a seasoned team of ERP specialists, Azure integration specialists and infrastructure engineers with great knowledge of the BME markets and business processes. We are actively looking for new talent to feed the team with new insights and relevant market trends when it comes to Azure Cloud and Integration services, Microsoft based ERP development and Best of Breed solutions surrounding the ERP ecosystem.

About the role

As a Business analyst you will own the translation of Business requirements into changes in various systems and configurations. The role of the Business Analyst is key in making sure that IT solutions can be re-used, that best practices are being followed and that complexity is kept to a minimum.

The Business Analyst does so by creating a functional understanding of a process and converting that into a technical configuration or requirements – including technical designs- for a technical solution that needs to be developed by various development teams. In this process the Business Analyst continually weighs the introduction of new features against process best practices, standard templates, re-usable solutions and available group wide best of breed solutions in- and outside of the ERP.

Key Tasks and Responsibilities

  • Understanding of end to end business processes and the influence of technology on these processes;
  • Ability to convert business requirements into re-usable technical solutions and technical designs;
  • Validating whether delivered technical solutions meet desired functional requirements;
  • Ability to communicate and adjust the message to the variety of stakeholders;
  • Ensuring that a holistic view is kept on the various solutions, tailored to BME’s Business and IT strategy.

Education and Experience

  • Detail focused person with a technical insight that is able to translate functional requirements to technical requirements and work shoulder to shoulder with IT teams in Agile environment;
  • At least 3 years of relevant experience, preferably around ERP integration projects covering multiple countries;
  • Understanding of modern software development and software development workflows, including basic knowledge of Devops;
  • Understanding of continuous integration and the role of continuous integration in the software lifecyle;
  • Knowledge of cloud, cloud computing and cloud native services (we use Azure);
  • A degree in computer science or relevant real world experience in creating distributed solutions and connections to and from an ERP;
  • Excellent communication skills in English and able to talk to stakeholders in different countries. Dutch or German are nice to have;
  • Nice to have is experience in ERP projects, Microsoft Powerapps and Atlasian tool suite.

Where you will work

Preferably Schiphol, the Netherlands in combination with home-office. Other arrangements can be discussed.

You will be joining an international team in the company that offers the best of both worlds –a start-up like culture within a group with multi billion profit. Needless to say, we have excellent employment benefits such as 30 days holidays, bonus, career growth path and so much more.

Join us on our journey to become a number one data driven wholesaler, come and grow with us!

SKILLS

IT Business Analysis

ERP Integrations

Agile

Jira

Confluence

FOR QUESTIONS

Vlatka Simac

Group Manager Talent Acquisition

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