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Job Ref:  160003J8
Employer:  Cummins Inc.
Country:  United States
County/State:  Indiana
City:  Columbus
07/10/2016 03:04
Senior IT Business Analyst

No, this isn't one of those ordinary jobs.

Cummins is a team of dependable, innovative thinkers, who are empowered to generate and deliver solutions for customers, community and environment. Our employees develop their careers through the challenges only a diverse, global innovator can promise. This is a collaborative culture where thinking beyond your desk is more than part of the job. It is the job.

This is what we call Working Right.

Our Corporate IT Unit delivers reliable, durable, high performing products to our global partners. Working in an innovative space, you'll develop high tech
solutions that will fuel your advanced career skill set and empower you to own your career. Our integrated businesses demand the talents and creativity of individuals with a wide range of skills and experience.

This is an exciting opportunity in Columbus, IN for a Sr IT Business Analyst working with Oracle technologies like RDBMS and EBS. Role requires someone who has strong Business Analysis skills and some Project Management experience as well.

Thinking beyond your desk includes:

  • Partners with business functions to define, determine, analyze, document and communicate the objectives, business requirements and priorities for information systems and solutions; works with application and technical experts on the solution design, implementation, support, maintenance and enhancement of the information systems.
  • Leads the effort, working with the business, to define and document what constitutes business success for medium to large size initiatives within a single organization.
  • Elicits, analyzes, and documents functional requirements across the five aspects (process, information, event, socio-political, and location), as appropriate for the large initiative. May either lead or work as part of a team to gather requirements.
  • Elicits, analyzes, and documents non-functional business requirements
  • Leads or conducts requirements management activities, as necessary, ensuring that the impact of changes are well understood and approved by the appropriate stakeholders within the organization.
  • Leads or conducts solution assessment and validation to ensure that functional and technical specifications meet the identified business needs within the organization
  • Reviews test plans and testing methodology to mitigate risks and participates in testing the solution to ensure the solution meets functional and non-functional requirements within the organization
  • Conducts problem analysis as needed. Escalates complex issues for additional analysis and resolution as appropriate. Acts as a point of escalation for moderate to difficult problems.
  • Develops positive relationships with both the business and other functions involved in downstream technical processes
  • May coach and mentor less experienced business analysts


  • Facilitation - Basic ability to pull a broad mix of people and related skill bases together for a common purpose and goal. It will often involve ability to influence because people on your team will very rarely report directly to you as a leader. Group dynamic techniques to have an individual or group work through a challenging issue, probe for issues/concerns and drive to consensus.
  • Modeling - The ability to represent information following a defined standard, using a combination of graphical and textual elements. The ability to choose the correct type of model for a particular set of information, depending on the type of information to be communicated as well as the audience who will consume the information.
  • Requirements Analysis - The ability to understand requirements and trace them back to business goals/objectives. The ability to identify the relationships and interdependencies between requirements. The ability to prioritize requirements based on their relative value, risk, difficulty of implementation, urgency, likelihood of success, regulatory compliance, or other factors.
  • Requirements Elicitation - The ability to discover and document requirements from stakeholders using a variety of different methods. The ability to select the appropriate technique(s) for a given situation, depending on the business domain, deliverables needed, time allocated, and the risk involved in the effort.
  • Solution Assessment & Validation - The ability to understand and assess proposed solutions in order to determine how closely they meet requirements and if they will deliver the desired business outcomes. The ability to understand the organization, and its readiness, to determine what is necessary to transition to the solution.
  • Solution Definition - The ability to articulate what constitutes business success for a given initiative. Necessary elements in the definition include outlining the business reason the initiative is being undertaken, guidelines that are in operation for the initiative, the domain of the solution, and any important context surrounding the effort (for example risks, constraints, assumptions, etc.).
  • Organizational Awareness - Understands and works in line with the organization's mission, operations, structure, and goals; understands informal structures and processes of the organization; understands organization-level implications of his or her day-to-day decisions.
  • Relationship Management - Creates relationships with new acquaintances quickly and confidently; works to build trust and partner with stakeholders; successfully manages both internal and external relationships (e.g., vendor relationships); is comfortable in a challenger role that, at times, requires building constructive tension in interactions.
Education, Licenses, Certifications
College, university, or equivalent degree in Information Technology, Business or a related subject required.

Our ideal candidate would have these skills and professional experience:

  • Assist Finance IT War Room leader in implementing best practices and ensuring timely issue resolution during the month end close.
  • Provide support for CBS Global Finance applications.
  • Apply knowledge of Oracle Relational Databases, support of 3rd party and in house developed database systems
  • Accountable for Global issue resolution and ensuring stakeholders are kept informed of progress through demonstrating strong communication skills.
  • Responsible for identifying end user training needs and creating and delivering training materials.
  • Accountable for facilitating root cause analysis, identifying improvement opportunities, and coordinating with the development team to implement long-term solutions.
  • Ensure adherence to IT processes, policies and procedures. Special emphasis on promoting use of Business Analysis Functional Excellence practices.
  • Responsible for fostering a positive end user experience
  • Lead the PFR and Service Management replacement projects.
  • 3 - 7 years experience in Oracle technologies (RDBMS, EBS) and Business Analysis desired
• Experience supporting and developing minor enhancem ents desired

Compensation and Benefits

Base salary commensurate with experience plus bonus. Additional benefits vary between locations and include options such as our 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan, Cash Balance Pension Plan, Medical/Dental/Life Insurance, Health Savings Account, Domestic Partners Coverage and a full complement of personal and professional benefits.

Cummins and E-verify

At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law. Cummins validates right to work using E-Verify. Cummins will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee's Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.

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