IT Business Systems Lead
Posted on: January 27, 2023
IT Business Systems Lead /Application Owner
Novelis is the world leader in aluminum rolling and recycling,
producing an estimated 19 percent of the world's flat-rolled
aluminum products. We work alongside our customers to provide
innovative solutions to the aerospace, beverage can, automotive and
high-end specialty markets.
Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, USA, Novelis has approximately
14,650 employees in 33 operating facilities on four continents and
is making significant capital investments in recycling and rolling
capacity in North America to meet an ascending customer demand.
The Novelis North America (NNA) team is seeking an IT Business
Systems Application Owner. IT Business Systems Application Owner
will align IT solutions with business execution strategies and
collaborate closely between the business and other technical
resources as well as contribute to the growth of capabilities
with-in the areas of business engagement, solution analysis and
project delivery and methodology.
The Business Systems Owner will develop effective working
relationships with business partners and technical experts to
provide consultation, analysis, and insights to drive development
and deployment of standard mythologies, process improvements,
systems and reporting solutions which deliver improved performance,
cost-savings, and top results throughout the enterprise.
This role must understand business processes holistically, gather
requirements and analyze data across the business value stream,
transform it into a manageable form, and deliver an action plan by
priority to the process owners for execution.
In support of smaller projects and day-to-day business engagement,
the analyst coordinates the various resources, tasks, and timing,
handles direct communication to end users, and assists with ongoing
improvement initiatives across existing applications.
Additionally, this application ownership role for Transportation
Management Systems (TMS) application is responsible for the
adoption and value delivery to support the vision and achieve the
desired outcomes that the business seeks to accomplish.
Responsibilities & Qualifications
- Should be well versed with the Business analyst role and
responsibilities, understanding BRD, FRD writing and engaging in
E2E implementation on large ERP projects.
- Support Novelis North America IT business engagement
activities. Identifies and aligns IT enablers to support business
initiatives and provides input to project roadmap and project
- Collects requirements, coordinates work from technical
resources, contributes to the technical design, using
creative-thinking expertise and solution prototypes.
- Develop, configure and present alternative solutions. Can build
data-derived, but simplified models that can solve complex problems
and can provide recommended solutions.
- Details information systems projects status, including
functional and non-functional requirements, use cases, data
dictionaries, crosswalks, design specifications, test plans and
scripts, etc. and performs quality control and facilitates user
- Builds and delivers correspondence, presentations, and other
materials for end user training
- Proactive self-starter that is highly effective both when
working independently, and on a team of intelligent and driven
- Collaborates with technical team and leadership to define
solutions to develop the architecture of the selected analytical
- Provide consultation on sophisticated projects and is
considered to be the top-level contributor/specialist of the
business application while considering the business implications of
the application of technology to the current and future business
- Adhere to governance of protocol for IT engagements,
prioritization of work, maintenance of portfolio and resource
alignment. Adhere to established Agile and hybrid
- BS or BA in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management,
Industrial Engineering, Operations, or related fields. An MBA or
equivalent business graduate degree is preferred. -
- Must have minimum 7-10 years of ERP functional and
configuration experience and IT related project methodologies and
- Must have detailed knowledge and understanding of business
principles, concepts and terminology in Finance, Logistics,
Industrial Operations, and Supply Chain processes.
- Manufacturing industry experience, "process manufacturing"
along with Material Resource Planning (MRP) experience (production
planning, scheduling, and inventory control system),
- Process driven analytical and critical thinking skills. Use of
data analytics, and the ability to problem-solve and implement
innovative, data-driven solutions. -
- Proficiency in performing data retrieval, input, and/or general
use of SAP, Power BI, Power Apps or Other Business Warehouse
software. Able to actively learn new data management systems
quickly and perform with limited guidance.
- Experienced in business process re-engineering or using Lean
and Six Sigma concepts to improve business and operations (e.g.,
Kaizen, Value Stream Mapping, DMAIC, etc.) in a work
- Strong verbal and written communication/documentation skills.
Proficient in understanding BRD, FRD writing and leading E2E
implementation on large ERP projects.
- Superior leadership, communication and interpersonal skills
required to seamlessly interface and collaborate with all levels of
- Able to present high-level, critical analysis, build consensus
from stakeholders, and drive strategic decisions with a
- Consistent record of results in a constantly evolving
environment - execution oriented and always delivers.
What We Offer:
Novelis' benefits say a lot about how we care for each other. Our
employees and their families have many different needs. As a
result, our benefits offer choices on many levels and are high in
quality, competitive in the marketplace, and affordable. These are
a few of the benefits we offer to support you and your family's
- Medical, dental and vision insurance
- Health savings accounts - Company Funded Health Savings Account
(HSA) and Health Reimbursement Account (HRA)
- Company-paid basic life insurance and Additional voluntary life
- Paid vacation and competitive personal time off
- 401(k) savings plan with company match
- Retirement savings plans - medical and prescription drug
coverage through private exchange
- Employee assistance programs - available 24/7 to you and your
- Wellness and Work Life Support - career development and
Novelis recognizes its talented and diverse workforce as a key
competitive advantage. Novelis provides equal employment
opportunities to all employees and applicants. All terms and
conditions of employment at Novelis, including recruiting, hiring,
placement, promotion, termination, layoffs, recalls, transfers,
leaves of absence, compensation, and training, are without regard
to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability
status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation,
gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic
protected by federal, state, or local laws.
This role offers a -hybrid schedule -with a minimum of two days in
the office. -Novelis values the need for flexibility and balance
for employees and is committed to a Flex Work approach that
empowers employees to maintain work-life balance while enjoying the
benefits of a collaborative office environment. Novelis values the
need for flexibility and balance for employees.
Novelis' Global Corporate Headquarters is located in the Buckhead
neighborhood of Atlanta Georgia and employs approximately 250
people. It is co-located with Novelis' North America regional
office which employs approximately 225 people. Supporting its 24
operations worldwide Novelis' corporate office is home to the
executive leadership team and global functions that support the
automotive beverage can and high-end specialties value streams. The
City of Atlanta provides a diverse and family-friendly place to
live with countless museums cultural organizations and educational
institutions including the Georgia Aquarium Woodruff Arts Center
CNN Center Georgia Tech and Mercedes-Benz Stadium. In the Atlanta
area Novelis has strong community partnerships with Atlanta Habitat
for Humanity GeorgiaFIRST and Agape Youth and Family Center in
addition to many local museums and community groups. Novelis
recognizes its talented and diverse workforce as a key competitive
advantage. Novelis provides equal employment opportunities to all
employees and applicants. All terms and conditions of employment at
Novelis including recruiting hiring placement promotion termination
layoffs recalls transfers leaves of absence compensation and
training are without regard to race color religion age sex national
origin disability status genetics protected veteran status sexual
orientation gender identity or expression or any other
characteristic protected by federal provincial or local laws.
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