What Business Analysis contributes to Cardinal Health
Business Analysis is responsible for deeply understanding the business in multiple functional areas and across Business Units, as well as understanding the application landscape and capabilities.
They maintain relationships with the business and leverage requirements engineering practices and methods to enable improved business processes to drive business success.
They align business strategies and capability needs into business and technical requirements to ensure IT systems enable the desired value.
Knows and executes best practices for business analysis processes and functions (from an industry and strategic standpoint), including requirements elicitation methods.
Knows emerging trends.
Defines requirements in accordance with SDP/SDLC, management and project/product scope.
Ensures problem statements and objectives are clearly defined.
Ensures requirements are aligned to project scope, objectives and strategies.
Leads elicitation sessions using variety of requirements gathering methods such as interviews, documentation analysis, surveys, site visits, business models with executives, managers, developers and subject matter experts.
Facilitates the team through the analysis of, and makes recommendations towards, complex business decisions.
Mediates across different IT teams utilizing knowledge of IT and roles and responsibilities within the organization.
Focuses on process analysis and re-engineering, with an understanding of technical problems and solutions as they relate to the current and future business environment.
Demonstrates excellent listening, communication, and facilitation skills.
Cardinal Health has an open Business Analyst role supporting the core processes within the Medical Segment’s TPM team.
The TPM (Technology Platform Medical) team provides the IT support for the SAP ERP running the Medical Segment’s US Sales and Distribution business.
Core business processes include supply chain planning and execution, customer relationship management, sales and distribution, order management, pricing, and logistics execution.
This position will be responsible for:
Perform effective analysis of new capabilities and/or changing business needs: investigate the business operations, identify, and expose the causes behind the results achieved, and articulate the effects of those results on the business
Partner with functional experts to ensure scope is clearly defined for all build initiatives, or halt work after only minimal investment
Lead elicitation sessions with impacted stakeholders to develop and articulate process flows, requirements, and rules, and prepare appropriate documentation in support of all build work
Identify, document, and trace business requirements through enterprise analysis activities to ensure the project’s charter, scope, and strategy, will provide business benefits
Create detailed business analysis with clearly defined problem statements, options analysis, and recommended solutions
Define and document test cases, lead test execution, track test results and defects, report test results.
Partner with Subject Matter Experts to ensure User Acceptance Testing and Change Management activities are planned and acted upon for all solution delivery
Provide timely and effective communications, including appropriate status updates, to all impacted stakeholders / project partners
Convey thoughts and ideas simply and concisely; break down complex topics and translates content in easy-to-understand messages; separate what is important from what is not
Build relationships across the enterprise; communicate effectively and efficiently across multiple business units
Develop subject matter expertise on key business processes
Bachelor’s Degree in related field or equivalent work experience preferred
4 or more years of experience as a business analyst in large multi-functional / technical environments, preferred
Significant hands-on experience gathering requirements, creating functional specs, and building complex process flows
Strong analytical, problem solving, organizational and planning skills
Strong oral/written communicator; excellent listener
Working knowledge in one or more of the following business processes is required: Order To Cash, Sales and Distribution, Procure to Pay, Plan to Stock, Logistics, Operations
Previous work experience as a Business Analyst or functional lead is preferred
Experience supporting development in and SAP environment is preferred
Implementation experience in full life cycle, large scale projects, where the solution is integrated across SAP platforms / modules and non-SAP platforms
Ability to work in a team-oriented environment that includes Cardinal Health employees and offshore/onshore consultants
Experience in Agile Project Management methodologies preferred
Proficient PC skills: including working knowledge of Microsoft Office products and Office 365, Strong Visio experience preferred
What is expected of you and others at this level
Applies comprehensive knowledge and a thorough understanding of concepts, principles, and technical capabilities to perform varied tasks and projects
May contribute to the development of policies and procedures
Works on complex projects of large scope
Develops technical solutions to a wide range of difficult problems.
Solutions are innovative and consistent with organization objectives
Completes work independently receives general guidance on new projects
Work reviewed for purpose of meeting objectives
May act as a mentor to less experienced colleagues
Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, pregnancy, veteran status, marital status, creed, status with regard to public assistance, genetic status or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.
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