Systems Analyst in Bohemia, NY at The Nature's Bounty Co.

Date Posted: 1/16/2021

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Bohemia, NY
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  • Experience:
    At least 1 year(s)
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Job Description

Company Description

The Nature's Bounty Co. is a privately held, global leader in health and wellness with a rich history and proven track record in the nutritional market. As a manufacturer, marketer and online seller of vitamins, dietary supplements, minerals, herbals, protein bars and powders, and ethical beauty products, our purpose is to create a happier, healthier world using the power of science and nature. The brands of The Nature's Bounty Co. are some of the most trusted in the world including Nature's Bounty®, Pure Protein®, Solgar®, Osteo Bi-Flex®, Sundown®, Body Fortress®, MET-Rx® and Ester-C®.

Inclusion and Diversity in the workplace matters at The Nature’s Bounty Co.  This includes being focused on retaining and recruiting a diverse workforce and building a culture of inclusivity.  Our goal is to create a place where people feel respected, valued and able to bring their authentic selves to work each day. 

Did we mention that we also offer excellent benefits, competitive compensation and a progressive, healthy company culture? If you’ve ever spent your workdays watching the clock, you know how important a positive work environment is for a person’s well-being. The Nature’s Bounty Co. is committed to supporting wellness in all forms. And when it comes to wellness, nature is a pretty good place to start.

Job Description

The Systems Analyst is responsible for supporting and implementing a wide range of applications and services.  Candidates will interact with end users, internal/external IT team and software vendors, plan the system flow, manage design considerations, and implementation while managing time-lines.

Responsibilities include:

  • Documenting and modifying user requests into technical documentation
  • Scheduling and facilitating requirements gathering sessions
  • Researching, understanding and documenting business and user requirements
  • Working with management, stakeholders, team leads, developers, and others as needed to help refine projects
  • Elaborating on requirements and current and future state workflows through supporting artifacts such as user/process flow diagrams, wireframes, data models, scenarios, Excel matrices, and others as needed
  • Creating functional specifications that capture all interface behavior for all types of users of the system and any front end or back end business rules
  • Supporting the development team by communicating requirements and functional specifications
  • Scripting, running, and documenting unit & system testing, assisting IT testing teams when needed
  • Triaging issues (defects/bugs) with the QA team to ensure alignment with the defined requirements and providing responses to issues.   Documenting changes and expanding support knowledge base to reduce issue frequency and duration
  • Engaging with project managers to review and approve finished development work before release into production
  • Participating in Scrum ceremonies and other team meetings and activities as appropriate.  Monitoring and reporting on progress and deliverables
  • Participating in the creation of a project/task plan for new development & enhancements
  • Preparing and updating technical & program design specifications (including flow charts)
  • Participating in configuration efforts
  • Aligning with business partners and vendors to meet project deadlines
  • Communicating with end users on business requirements and problem resolution
  • Assisting in User Acceptance Testing (UAT), if necessary
  • Meeting all compliance and change management requirements (documentation, signoff, etc.)

Job Requirements

  • 1+ years of experience in implementing cloud solutions, preferably in R&D / Sales
  • Experience reading/scripting SQL and Java
  • Excellent analytical skills, attention to detail, and problem-solving abilities
  • Experience working in an agile development environment
  • Experience developing user stories, functional specifications, wireframes, scenarios, matrices, and other common business analysis artifacts
  • Ability to work successfully as a team player
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, able to provide timely and concise reports and communications, and interact with multiple groups and levels
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced and complex environment with the time management skills to meet deadlines
  • Strong technical documentation skills, especially with Word, Excel, and Visio
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science or related field
  • Experience in software development
  • Experience with Cloud Computing and SaaS Model a plus
  • A clear understanding of AGILE/Scrum project methodology

The Nature's Bounty Co. is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. 

The Nature's Bounty Co. offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, which includes health and dental plans, voluntary short-term and long-term disability, life insurance, flexible spending accounts, 401(k), tuition reimbursement, generous associate discounts and more! 

Please contact Human Resources at 631-244-2120 if you should need a reasonable accommodation to submit your information for our online job postings.

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