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Ref No.: 17-00082
Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 03/20/2017
Title IT BA (SME)
Location Cambridge, MA
Description The Serialization IT BA will be responsible detailing the technical solution which will require developing relationships with Business Project, surfacing unmet IT needs and project requests. S/he will be expected to actively gather requirements, communicate with partners to assure their understanding of existing tools, projects, and future direction, and meet their ever-changing needs. S/he will focus on building strong partnerships and delivering operational, strategic and meaningful IT solutions
Principal Responsibilities The Serialization IT Business Analyst position is responsible for supporting the EPCIS Implementation and CMO/3PL Integration projects from the IT analysis perspective. The position requires business knowledge and system knowledge of Serialization and an understanding of global regulations in the Serialization area.
· IT Serialization SME/IT Solution Champion; analyze, develop, document and disseminate.
· Gather and document user requirements and business processes
· Partner with business clients and delivery teams to determine appropriate solutions to fit business needs
· Work with IT Quality to conduct risk assessment against the user requirements
· Perform impact analysis for application changes and business process optimizations
· Support UAT by working with the business and IT QA (define test scope, scenarios to be tested, identify areas of impact requiring regression testing, etc.)
· Assist in the development of processes/user documentation
· Assist in the development of data migration plan
· Communicate complex technical problems and solutions to the wider business audience
· Develop the validation approach and develop the associate documentation.
Minimum Experience Requirements 8+ years' IT Senior BA/SME experience.
5+ years' IT Senior BA/SME experience of in a GxP (Supply Chain) environment with fluent knowledge of Serialization – demonstrable technical articulation.
5+ years' SME experience in complex, cross-functional solutions.
Demonstrate strong understanding of serialization, its processes and technology stack.
Demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of the Serialization data, data flows and Master Data

Desired Experience
TraceLink is most desired but non-essential
The following might be found in the perfect candidate but are non-essential
Technical Authoring
ERP – especially Oracle
Cloud/SaaS implementation & integration
Data Migrations
Manufacturing Execution System/Warehouse Management
Education Requirements BA or BS (ideally Computer Science, Business or Supply Chain/Manufacturing/Operations).