Research and Development System Analyst I in Vegetable Seeds

Brooks, OR, United States
Jun 09, 2018
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Your tasks and responsibilities

The primary responsibilities of this role, Research and Development System Analyst I in Vegetable Seeds, are to:

  • Collaborate with the Vegetable Seeds Research and Development (R&D) process owner to identify and document user requirements for new and/or changed R&D processes, systems and services;
  • Provide, on behalf of governance, impact analyses for requested changes to systems and services;
  • Demonstrate an excellent working knowledge of the R&D processes and functions being supported;
  • Ensure consistency and compatibility across R&D processes, projects and systems as appropriate;
  • Develop business roadmaps encompassing R&D processes, systems and services;
  • Independently lead projects based on an agreed scope and provide on-time delivery within budget based on Bayer project standards;
  • May supervise a small team of project members and/or contractors ;
  • Provide in-depth subject matter expertise in key R&D applications to support R&D in ensuring best practice use of the applications;
  • Provide and execute, according to best practice, documented guidance for breeding specific software the following: data management/data migration, configuration management, change management, and risk management;
  • Coordinate and execute the creation of a functional design, development of systems modifications and structured testing to ensure compliance with user requirements, governance, standards and procedures;
  • Understand and work according to Nagoya protocol, quality standards, stewardship, ITIL library and other applicable standards to full compliance;
  • Develop, in accordance with R&D and APPS guidelines, the Service Catalog;
  • Improve overall support level of the APPS department Technical application management;
  • Develop and maintain existing applications queries and reports based on user requirements;
  • Develop training and training documentation with regard to the specific applications;
  • Instruct, train, informs and monitor users/System Specialists, both new and experienced, regarding the use of the specific applications;
  • Contact person/single point-of-contact for operational related topics towards vendor and other internal IT departments;;
  • Contribute to the global knowledge and expertise of the APPS management;
  • Participate in global coordination meetings;
  • Be a sparring partner for APPS management.

Who you are

Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following:

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree with at least six years of experience; or
  • Master's degree with at least four years of relevant experience;
  • Experience in either participating in key project activities or managing of application implementation related projects;
  • Ability to think analytically, be convincing and accurate, innovate, possess entrepreneurship and have strong problem solving and interpersonal skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in breeding applications and practical experience in plant breeding;
  • Experience in the application development life cycle and/or BABOK certification;
  • Knowledge of technical supportive tools in order to build and maintain queries and reports.

Your application

Bayer offers a wide variety of competitive compensation and benefits programs. If you meet the requirements of this unique opportunity, and you have the "Passion to Innovate" and the "Power to Change", we encourage you to apply now. Job postings will remain open for a minimum of ten business days and are subject to immediate closure thereafter without additional notice. To all recruitment agencies: Bayer does not accept unsolicited third party resumes.

Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans

Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below.

Country: United States
Location: OR-Brooks