Snr IT Business Analyst (CF-33930610)

Location: Tokyo, Japan
Salary: ¥11000000 - ¥90000000 per annum + competitive
Job Type: Permanent
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Position responsibilities:(Duties that must beperformed on a regular basis)

*Own the support of IT projects delivery, with a high sense of ownership andaccountability

*Promote an IT team culture of a "can-do" attitude.

*Enhancing the quality of IT products and services.

*Playing the role of Subject Matter Expert to support IT and Business teams when required.
*Strong sense of customer focus.
*Pro-actively work with business partners to identify and document their requirements.
*Analysis of information gathered to help establish business needs and drive better businessdecisions.
*Prepared to roll up sleeves and bridge the gap between business and IT stakeholders.
*Finding and recommending standardised IT solutions to meet business requirements.
*Driving system rationalisation and support alignment to the client's IT strategic roadmap.
*Support project activities as requested by IT project team, such as project health checks, audits,documentation, performance improvement, and project management tasks.
*Support the delivery of IT projects, to be delivered consistently with a high level of quality, withinbudget and time constraints.
*Other duties as defined from time to time by the Head of IT - ANJ.
*The ability to work in a fast paced, environment while developing a deep level of understandingof our business team and IT solution architecture.
*Pro-actively support the IT project team manage project dependencies.
*Effectively identify, track and manage potential IT risks and issues.
*Analysing the design of technical systems and business models as required.
*Understanding strategic business needs including future business plans.
*Ensuring the Kraft Heinz CMDB is up to date, to accurately represent the ANJ IT landscape.
*Support the delivery and transition to IT operational support of IT applications, infrastructure andservices, including supporting business in resolving business process related issues.
*Track monitor and coordinate resolution to issues impacting IT deliverables.
*Elevate risks to the IT project team or relevant management level when appropriate.
*Supporting cross functional, multi-national, multi-vendor teams in developing solutions to meetbusiness requirements.
*Ability to drive and motivate IT vendors to deliver positive business outcomes.
*Support stakeholders to ensure all projects and initiatives have a strong business case, benefitsand adequate budget for project resources.
*Support IT project teams to ensure that change to scope is tightly controlled and approved bycorrect level of authority.
*Supporting project go-live activities including hyper-care, to ensure IT projects are successfullytransitioned into production and successfully closed.
*Perform assigned tasks in accordance with all Food Safety, Environmental, Healthand Safety, and Ethical and Human Resources policies, programs and goals.
*Uphold the clien'ts values and to work in a way that contributes to the company's vision.

Required skills, qualifications and experience:

Skills/Technical Knowledge:

*Strong written and verbal communication skills in English and Japanese with an ability toeffectively communicate with all levels of our business.(from junior level through to senior management)

*Excellent administration, reporting and organisational skills.

*Deep and creative problem solving, with an attention to detail.

*An analytical mindset, with excellent problem-solving skills.

*Foundation knowledge of IT Business Analysis methodologies, including but not limited to BABOK, CBAP or similar.

*Basic knowledge of IT Project Management methodologies, including Waterfall and Agile.

*Basic knowledge of IT Software Development Life-Cycle, and IT infrastructure technologies.

*The ability to effectively work with in-house / outsourced IT virtual teams.

*Strong experience with using IT technology to work effectively with IT teams across multiplecountries and time-zones.

*Intermediate skill with the Microsoft Office suite of products (SharePoint, Excel, Word, Outlook)

Qualifications:

*Bachelors' Degree in Information Technology, Computer Engineering, Business Administration orsimilar.

*Formal Business Analysis qualifications (such as CBAP or similar) are preferred.Experience:

*7+ years as an IT Business Analyst or similar technology driven role.

*2+ years as actively involved in leading projects

*Hands-on experience in supporting end users as the escalation point, with implemented systems

*Working with international and virtual teams, across time-zones

*Familiar with Agile and Waterfall project methodologies

*Experienced managing vendor relationships.

*Provide strong supportand clear direction to IT teammembers/ project stakeholders.

Other:

*Eligibility to work in Japan.

*Possible travel required to Australia and New Zealand

Computer Futures is part of the larger SThree K.K group

To find out more about Computer Futures, please visit www.computerfutures.com | Computer Futures についてもっと詳しく知りたい方はこちらへ→ www.computerfutures.com

Award winner of:

Great Place to Work 2019 | Growth Company of the Year by TALint Recruitment Awards 2019 | Best IT & Technology Recruitment Company of the Year by Recruitment International Awards 2018

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