Saturday, March 19, 2011

Business Analyst in Bayport, Minnesota

Business Analyst

Andersen Corporation

Bayport, MN

Andersen Corporation, the privately held and nationally recognized leading manufacturer of high quality windows and doors, is seeking a business analyst with a strong background in transportation. Key areas in transportation include truckload freight – both purchased and private fleet management, transportation integration between business units and mobile fleet technologies. This position is located at our corporate offices in Bayport, MN (near Stillwater).

The business analyst resides in our Information Technology Services organization and is responsible for the planning, development, maintenance and enhancements to the solutions that support our transportation function. These solutions include a Transportation Management System (TMS), private fleet management and mobile technologies.

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Provide business analysis and process design expertise for transportation processes.
  • Provide consultative help to functional areas to solve business problems, recommend best practices and communicate application package capabilities/possibilities.
  • Assist in the integration of a central transportation function across multiple divisions.
  • Act as a liaison with business during analysis, requirements definition and design activities.
  • Troubleshoots data and system issues by using a combination of system expertise, company knowledge, and detailed research/investigation
  • Prepare, coordinate, and execute appropriate unit, integration, user and volume tests.
  • Develop business relationships and integrate activities with other departments to ensure successful implementation and support efforts.
  • Prepare, coordinate, and execute appropriate unit, integration, user and volume tests.
  • Specify and validate reporting universes



  • Bachelors degree in Management Information Systems, Computer Science or Business Administration.
  • Minimum of thee years of experience performing duties such as requirements elicitation and documentation, analysis of business and user needs, process and data analysis, functional specifications.
  • Ability to work under minimal direction and work on multiple, complex projects concurrently.
  • Experience as a subject matter expert in transportation systems.
  • Ability to think logically in solving assigned problems and to present recommendations with clarity in written and graphic form.

Additional skills desired but not required:

  • Experience in implementing transportation technologies – TMS, private fleet management or mobile technologies.
  • Experience with Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) for common transportation transactions.
  • Experience as a supply chain professional with a background in transportation.
  • Experience with JDA TMS (formerly i2 TMS)
  • Experience with Peoplenet or similar on-board tools.
  • Experience with Appian Logistics software or similair private fleet management tools.
  • Knowledge of databases, writing scripts in SQL

Andersen offers an excellent salary and benefits package. For immediate consideration please apply on-line at

Click on the “About Andersen" tab and then “Careers"

Equal Opportunity Employer

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