In support of LCRA’s Enterprise Operations group, which includes Fleet Operations, Facilities Services, Real Estate Services, Project Management Office, and Safety Services, the Business Optimization team is responsible for business operation optimization, change management, audit and Board coordination, reporting, records, and system support for the functional areas within Enterprise Operations. This posting is for a Senior Business Optimization Analyst on the Business Optimization team.
At a senior level, provides strategic analysis of business information and systems in order to reduce cost, improve quality and provide for more informed strategic decisions. Serves as a liaison between technical staff and end-users of software application(s) to ensure functionality and efficient use of systems to support moderately complex business processes. Develops and maintains information databases, performance tracking systems and resource planning and analytical tools. Analyzes business processes and user needs, documents requirements and processes and translates into requirement specifications. Designs new or modified tools, processes and procedures to solve complex problems considering limitations and desired results. Leads process improvement efforts and communicates changes. May develop training materials, write documentation and train users. This position utilizes knowledge and experience in own discipline but is still building higher-level knowledge and skills. Receives a moderate level of guidance and direction from supervisor, manager and/or more experienced colleagues.
This general overview only includes essential functions of the job and does not imply that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position. Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instruction and to perform any other job-related duties requested by supervisor or management.
Optimization Analyst Sr.
Nine or more years’ experience in operations analysis, process improvement, project management, business systems analysis or financial analysis. A degree in, business, economics, finance, computer science, information systems or relevant field may be substituted per LCRA guidelines for certain years of experience.
Optimization Analyst II
Six or more years’ experience in operations analysis, process improvement, project management, business systems analysis or financial analysis. A degree in, business, economics, finance, computer science, information systems or relevant field may be substituted per LCRA guidelines for certain years of experience.
Successful Business Optimization employees come from a variety of backgrounds. Below is a list of preferred systems experience, and a candidate could be preferred with experience in only one or two of the below-listed areas: