IT Business Analyst - D365 / Dynamics AX in Irwindale, CA at Metal Processing Group

Date Posted: 7/22/2021

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Irwindale, CA
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
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Job Description

Since 1927, Davis Wire Corporation has built a reputation for dependability and quality. As the largest wire manufacturer in the western United States, our impressive range of products are used in a wide variety of fields, including agriculture, construction, transportation, communications and industrial applications. The foundation of our business is our galvanized, brite and reinforcing wire, though we also produce an assortment of specialty wires to fit almost any need.

We are looking for an IT Business Analyst to join our team in Irwindale, California, Kent, WA or Stillwater, OK.


  • Work location is Irwindale, CA or Kent, WA, or Stillwater, OK. Some travel required for 2 other locations in addition – Houston, TX and Niles, MI.
  • D365 Production focused candidate with D365 global implementation experience as a consultant/BA
  • Supply chain or Engineering background with similar Education and any relevant designation (desirable) who will play a pivotal role in our multi-site ERP implementation
  • Aspiring to learn the Metals business and D365 and be fully involved on the projects on the production/manufacturing level

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Business Analyst that will oversee and provide support for D365 ERP implementation for 5 US Metal companies under Heico Group of Companies.
  • Role will focus on - Production, Planning, Quality. Logistic, Inventory Management modules within D365. (This is now revised to also be open to Supply Chain – Sales, Purchasing, Logistics, WMS)
  • Bridge between Implementation team and End users during ERP implementation.
  • Support Business Process Owners and end users during all project phases and deployment activities (cut over, training, creating user guides, etc.)
  • Document Business Processes As-Is and To Be.
  • Work alongside the ERP consultants to understand how configurations are being made and address/ or escalate any issues
  • Be the gatekeeper for the company to make sure the consultants are applying best practices and industry standards (including Microsoft standards)
  • Work with Business on process improvements once project is live and stable
  • Provide user support where needed and work with external support team and business in bug fixing
  • Document Business processes as required – Visio, process diagram, etc.
  • Work on process improvements after go-live.
  • Help with project tasks during the project's implementation, go-lives and post go live support
  • Work with PMO team based in Chicago

Relevant Experience:              

  • Master Planning
    • Experience in implementing master planning
    • Background in MRP setups safety stock, lead time, planned production order, planned purchase orders
  • Production Experience
    • Understanding of production process workflow- from planning, creation, execution, and end
    • Understanding of how to configure formula and routes
    • Understanding when to use batch-controlled vs non-batch-controlled item
    • Experience in shop floor or MES
  • Warehouse and Inventory Experience
    • Understanding of storage and tracking dimension groups: including when to use license plate, serial number, batch / tag number
    • Configuration of warehouse parameters- including location directives, location profiles, tracking and storage dimension groups
    • Experience with setting up mobile devices for WMS is a plus

We offer:

Medical, Dental, Vision, Aflac and Life insurance. 

Short and long term disability.

401(k) with company match.

Paid vacation and paid holidays.

Career growth opportunities.

Davis Wire is an equal opportunity employer. All aspects of employment will be based on merit, competence, performance and business needs. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other status protected under federal, state or local law.

Davis Wire Corporation does not accept unsolicited resumes from search firm recruiters. Fees will not be paid in the event candidate submitted by a recruiter without an agreement in place is hired; such resumes will be deemed the sole property of Davis Wire Corporation.