Senior IT Business Analysis – Oracle Financials

Bellaire TX Powell Industries

About the Company

At Powell, we are a customer-focused company that respects and listens to our clients. It is this attitude that shapes our relationships and allows us to provide world-class system solutions. Understanding the customer and cultivating that connection at all levels of our organization is of primary importance.

About the Opportunity

We are currently seeking a new Senior Business Systems Analyst to join our IT Applications team. This is a challenging and dynamic role that through hard work and devotion, to both fellow employees and the company overall, can allow one to achieve a long term successful and rewarding career at Powell. Posted position does not allow for sponsorship or relocation.

Consider applying here, if you want to:

  • Work in an innovative and dynamic environment with a chance to make a real impact
  • Develop lasting relationships with great people in all aspects of the entire organization
  • Have the opportunity to build a long term and satisfying career
  • The essential keys for success in this role are to:
  • Maintain a great team attitude
  • Demonstrate passion for your work
  • Have the willingness to learn

About the Job

Senior Business Systems Analyst – Oracle EBS R12 (MFG)

As part of the IT Applications team, this position will be responsible for implementing, maintaining, and supporting multiple Oracle EBS applications and associated business processes related to our manufacturing operations which includes, but is not limited to modules such as MDS, ASCP, WIP, CST, INV, BOM, WSM, etc.

This position will be responsible for the following:

Analysis and Solution Definition:

  • Reviews and analyzes on-going customer requests for new business system and process enhancements related to discrete manufacturing operations and advanced supply chain planning.
  • Identifies and develops both short-term and long-term strategic solutions with business leadership
  • Collaborates with business sponsors to promote, develop, and enhance solutions that support timely and accurate transactional data
  • Provides analytical insight to business leadership/sponsors and other business analysts alike on how to solve challenges related to both business systems and processes.
  • Helps to create and implement complex cross functional solutions that may include and impact multiple application modules, business processes, and existing custom integrations or extensions.
  • Configures and maintains both Production and Non-Production environments to support technical team development efforts and user acceptance testing as applicable:
  • Creates project plans and ensures on time delivery of all major milestones and activities by identifying risks and issues in a timely manner that allows for any appropriate project adjustments
  • Develops functional specifications for mappings/interfaces, packages, procedures and scheduled jobs
  • Consistently provides high-quality project deliverables and makes recommendations on IT functional project standards and methodologies
  • Supports the development of training materials for the business users and if needed, assists in the delivery of training content
  • Assists and ensures business end users are able to trouble-shoot and identify root cause(s) of system errors
  • Properly identifies, tracks, reports, and resolves issues in a timely manner


  • Provides production support for many modules and/or business systems within the business area they support
  • Responsible for coordinating and monitoring the utilization of resources allocated to assigned tasks and IT project related deliverables
  • Responsible for the on-time and quality of their assigned tasks and activities through the IT project lifecycle
  • Decision Making, Discretion & Latitude:
  • Ability to handle multiple complex tasks within a defined scope, timeline, and resource budget
  • Requires excellent organizational and leadership skills and the ability to prioritize assigned tasks
  • Requires the ability to build strong working relationships

Job Requirements:

  • Expert working knowledge of Oracle EBS R12 applications MDS, ASCP, WIP & CST and related modules
  • Expert working knowledge of Oracle EBS R12 applications INV, BOM & WIP and related modules
  • Experience with Oracle EBS R12 applications WSM, QA & Maintenance related modules
  • Experience in a Project Manufacturing/ETO Manufacturing environment
  • Experience and understanding of Oracle SQL, PL/SQL related programming languages
  • Experience in systems analysis, design and development

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Proactive in delivering value based results from Analysis through the various phases of the IT Project Lifecycle
  • Ability to successfully engage in multiple IT initiatives simultaneously
  • Understands the concepts and methodologies associated with the areas of IT Software Development Lifecycle
  • Supporting IT operational and key controls and supporting systems
  • Possesses knowledge of existing and emerging industry practices related to their functional area
  • Excellent organizational, communication & documentation skills with high attention to detail
  • Ability to interact well with all levels within the organization
  • Excellent problem solving/analytical skills with a high level of accuracy
  • Ability to work flexible hours as needed to complete projects
  • Proven track record implementing and supporting corporate customers in manufacturing environments


About Us

In our 70+ year history, Powell has always known that our employees are at the heart of our success. Without question, we have the most talented people in all parts of our organization. As a manufacturer, we recruit and hire experienced and knowledgeable applicants to ensure our product is engineered, fabricated and assembled to customer specifications!

Powered by Innovation – Powell's culture has and will always be founded in our "can do" attitude. If we can imagine it, we can do it. Become a part of our story, and let us help you write yours. Hard work pays off in all of our teams, with opportunity for advancement and promotion without sacrificing work-life balance. Successful candidates must have a legal authorization to work in the United States on a full-time basis, with only those candidates selected for interview contacted.

We are an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer/Vet/Disability

If you need an accommodation in the hiring process, you may contact 713.378.2685. Application status inquiries will not be accepted in this manner.

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