Senior IT Business Systems Analyst

Yazaki is a global leader in the research, development and delivery of vehicle power and data solutions.


Yazaki works with virtually every major auto manufacturer in the world, and we've strived to maintain strategic and stable growth throughout our 83-year history. Today, we're on the lookout for energetic people with the potential to perform, as well as the ability to strengthen - and thrive in - the positive work environment we pride ourselves on.

Location: Canton, MI



What we are looking for:


Yazaki is looking for a Senior Business Systems Analyst II to join our Information Technology Logistics Team in Canton, MI.  The ideal candidate will enjoy working in a collaborative and action-driven environment making lasting impacts on the organization.  Hybrid work model is available.


What you will be doing:


  • SCM Process Lead: Serve as the lead IT SAP Supply Chain Management (SCM) process functional and technical specialist, functional lead role as needed to implement change or processes
  • Subject Matter Expert: Demonstrate a high level of subject matter expertise in the functional area to bridge business requirements and IT solutions, provides technical direction and ensure compliance with best practice solutions
  • Technical Liaison: Acts as the technical liaison to solve business problems with existing programs or leads the design of new processes, leads the development of solution functional specifications
  • Solution Architect: Develops solution strategies and architecture design for the implementation of business requirements
  • Mentor: Mentors less experienced employees in developing functional expertise in Operational Governance solutions and processes
  • Project Management: Manages the creation and timely updates of project plans and supporting tools (resource planning, tasks, department budgets, milestones and deliverables), understands and follows the Project Management process for software project development, leads detailed project-planning efforts on larger projects, and may act as a project manager for development efforts, provides project deliverables, time and effort estimates for personal and other team members’ tasks
  • Participates in ongoing professional development to enhance technical skills, communication skills, business knowledge, and knowledge of information systems products and procedure


What you will bring to the table:


  • Bachelor’s degree in IT, Business, Computer Science or related field, or equivalent business experience
  • SAP Certification in Logistics preferred
  • SAP - Logistics Execution, Warehouse Management, Transportation Management
  • Minimum of three full cycles of SAP Implementation
  • Five or more years of Logistics and Warehouse Management experience
  • 25% minimum international and domestic travel required
  • On-call hours 7 days/week for critical production issues



What we can provide you:


  • A safe collaborative learning work environment that stimulates creativity and exploration
  • Diverse teams of experts
  • Resources from around the globe
  • Supportive leadership and team members to help you do your best work
  • Opportunities for professional growth
  • Competitive compensation and benefits package including incentive compensation, 401K match, tuition assistance and a generous holiday schedule
  • A hybrid work model




Yazaki North America is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all persons regardless of race, color, religion, sex, age, marital status, national origin, disability, handicap, veteran status, or other legally protected status or characteristic. Equal opportunity extends to all aspects of the employment relationship. Yazaki North America complies with federal and state equal employment opportunity laws and strives to keep the workplace free from all forms of harassment.