IT Analyst - Sales Reporting
Tyson Foods, Inc.

Springdale, Arkansas

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What is Tyson Technology?

The IT Team at Tyson Foods is building the technology of the future. We're transforming an 85-year-old company into the most modern food company in the world. We're developing technologies that are used in our offices, they're used in our plants, in our farms, they're used everywhere. We're building technologies that are changing the way this company works. Everything from machine learning to artificial intelligence to utilizing cutting edge tech like drones, that will help drive our business forward. At Tyson Foods we're driving world class technology to revolutionize a world class company.

What is the role?

Tyson Foods is growing! Come be part of a team that wants to help transform Tyson Foods by enabling technology to improve processes and our customer and team member experiences. As the IT liaison for our sales and marketing operations, supporting data and analytics technology (e.g. SAP HANA, GCP, PowerBI, etc...), you will drive insight generation capability delivery through business and functional requirements for data sources, definitions, data governance, quality testing, dashboard design and analytics outcomes. This includes working with external vendors to understand the data landscape and integrations between systems and platforms. This position will serve as a key advocate for the broader use and adoption of these systems (use cases and solutions that scale). This means staying current on data and analytics capabilities and supporting the implementation of best practices in analytics projects.

Job Responsibilities

  • Partner with stakeholder teams across business units (e.g., marketing, sales, trade, finance) to document necessary business use cases to frame opportunities, benefits, and risks to decide on a course of action.
  • Cultivate strong business relationships by demonstrating an understanding of related processes, requirements, systems and terminology.
  • Drive identification of requirements across business units and identify systems processes through evaluation of business objectives, drivers, and success criteria.
  • Document business requirements and detailed functional specifications from multi-department stakeholders for review and delivery to the development team using traditional waterfall model, as well as develop epics, user stories, and their acceptance criteria for agile delivery.
  • Participate in project delivery and process optimization to support the execution of projects using various project methodologies, including performing configuration within a variety of software packages (JIRA, Clarity PPM, etc...).
  • Develop test plans in conjunction with multiple stakeholders for given releases, as well as execute system and integration test cases.
  • Maintain awareness of best practices including processes and technology and identify opportunities for enhancing existing functionality.
  • Analyze and interpret technology proposals and evaluate and develop alternative implementation plans that deliver adapt to unique constraints.
  • Ability to take a topic of higher complexity and break it into topics that are digestible by technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Handle multiple engagements simultaneously without compromising accountability or reducing level of engagement.
  • Use existing or research new tools that improve the delivery of solutions to customers.
  • Provide guidance and feedback to more junior analysts within the team to elevate their level of capabilities.
  • Recommend and work within the established service level agreements to ensure key performance indicators are met.

  • Education: Bachelor's degree in business, marketing, computer science, or information management.
  • Experience: 2+ years of experience in, or working closely with, Information Systems or related area with proven experience facilitating technology-based project work.
  • Functional knowledge of SAP HANA, GCP, PowerBI or related technologies and relation to multiple functional areas, including, but not limited to, sales reporting and forecasting, CRM pipeline reporting, sales quota/goal tracking, sales operations, eCommerce performance, etc...
  • 2+ years of experience in gathering, documenting, and validating business and functional requirements with multiple stakeholders.
  • Computer skills: Strong proficiency in Microsoft PowerPoint, Excel, and Word.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of agile management software and processes within Jira or similar.
  • Communication skills: Excellent verbal and written communication skills with demonstrated ability to tell the "story." Experience communicating technical information to stakeholders, peers, management and non-technical team members. Experience translating functional requirements to highly technical team members.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and effectively across the team with a growth mindset propensity towards action and learning.
  • Ability to work independently and set priorities based on key milestones, impact to strategic initiatives, and high-level direction of management.
  • Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously in a high-paced environment.
  • Ability to process individual and team performance retrospectively, synthesize lessons learned, and apply new behaviors toward more successful outcomes.

Preferred Skills
  • 2+ years of business process modeling experience preferred.
  • 2+ years of technical writing experience preferred.
  • Experience facilitating analytics projects related to AI/ML models.
  • Understand SAP, or other ERP systems, and how to derive analytics views (facts/dimensions) to support multiple reporting use cases.
  • Basic knowledge of Jira, Micro Focus ALM, Clarity, ServiceNow or similar.

Relocation Assistance Eligible:

Work Shift:

1ST SHIFT (United States of America)

Hourly Applicants ONLY -You must complete the task after submitting your application to provide additional information to be considered for employment.

Tyson is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, national origin, color, religion, age, genetics, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.

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