Lead Business Analyst in Kalamazoo, MI at Stryker Corporation

Date Posted: 9/25/2018

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    Kalamazoo, MI
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Job Description

Encompass is a global business intelligence platform containing item level detail, which supports several critical business processes. This position provides key leadership for daily operations of Encompass as well as design, testing, and roll-out of new functionality on the Encompass platform:

  • Leadership of process improvement projects and development of metrics for team measurement and performance
  • Develop and maintain automated reporting solutions for executive leadership
  • Support Master Data requirements for existing applications and build new requirements based on business needs. Audit and support integrity of Master data attributes for these business needs.
  • Provide key input for design and functionality of new development on the Encompass platform.
  • Responsible for development, prioritization, and ongoing maintenance of our development portfolio
  • Develop and maintain strong business relationships with our divisional project managers to help ensure a smooth user experience at each division
  • Ensure accurate documentation is maintained for all Encompass processes
  • Responsible for the integration of new business models and acquisitions onto the Encompass platform
  • Guide/supervise junior staff on their key duties & responsibilities
  • Performing back-up duties for the Encompass Manager


  • Bachelor degree in Accounting or Finance, 5-7 years of experience in business analyst and/or project management role
  • Strong analytical skills, as well as business acumen and ability to apply independent judgment 
  • Detailed oriented yet capable of grasping the big picture 
  • Able to work under time pressures without comprising accuracy 
  • Strong customer service focus 
  • Proficient in MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Power BI 
  • Strong project managements skills including the ability to plan, execute, and control projects under tight time constraints 
  • Collaborative and flexible with a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm.
  • Strong supervisory skills


Work From Home: No

Travel Percentage: None

Stryker Corporation is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Stryker is an EO employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability.

Stryker Corporation will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

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