Developer/Business Analyst

Company History

Power/mation is a nationally recognized distributor specializing in advanced automation hardware and software products as well as solutions. We help our customers improve their manufacturing processes by assisting them in the application of unique automation solutions in the following technology areas: motion control, logic control, software, sensors, vision, safety, power transmission, panel components and solutions.

Power/mation began in 1961 and has grown to multiple locations within Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois, Iowa, Nebraska and the Dakotas.

Responsibilities

Power/mation has a Developer/Business Analyst employment opportunity in the IT Department in our St. Paul office. The Developer/Business Analyst leverages advanced IT development knowledge and business experience to develop and support key business applications along with reporting and analytics.  This individual is responsible for effective communication with business stakeholders to gather requirements and report on progress through all stages of development and delivery.   

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Develop and support business rules within ERP

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Learn and support existing custom web applications in development

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Responsible for optimal performance and availability of custom development, reporting, and analytics

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Work with management and 3rd parties to create, maintain and adhere to existing IT policies, procedures, and strategies

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May require travel to other regional office locations on occasion

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Create and maintain reporting and analytics to support the business via information and insights

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Create and maintain SQL database functions and scripts

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Adhere to best practices related to authentication and data security

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Develop and maintain documentation around areas of responsibility

Qualifications

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Bachelor’s degree or equivalent IT degree with equivalent experience

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Three or more years of experience in a business analyst or similar role

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Strong verbal and written communication skills

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Excellent C# and .Net development skills

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Experience with distribution ERP software such as Epicor P21

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Advanced knowledge in Microsoft business applications including Outlook, Excel, and Word

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Five or more years of experience in an IT development role

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Two or more years of experience working within a distribution business

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Exceptional time management and organization skills

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Advanced knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server and related components (ex. SSMS and SSRS)

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Experience with EDI implementations and support

Benefits

Medical, dental and vision plan, life insurance, short term and long term disability, health and dependent care reimbursement accounts, 401k with company match feature, discretionary profit sharing plan, educational assistance, paid time off, paid holidays including birthday and service anniversary.