Do you love Yardi? Are you a Business Analyst at heart that loves to work on new projects, support users and generally help the company continue on its path and mission to provide great customer service to its residents? CIM Group is looking for a Business Systems Analyst who is Yardi fluent to join us and be responsible for working with various departments to identify business application requirements, evaluate solutions and use project-management methodologies to design, implement, document, test and support the application systems. To succeed in this role, you should have a technical and analytical way of thinking and be able to explain difficult concepts to non-technical users.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:Serve as the primary business analyst and administrator for the Yardi environment.Act as a liaison between the Business and Technology to identify and implement application systems supporting various departments.Analyze and define requirements and recommend solutions for business applications to the stakeholders based on input from the users.Perform detailed end-to-end business process analysis and document core system processes and related applications.Document specific business application software requirements for complex and changing business needs.Support and manage CIM’s ERP applications. This includes, but is not limited to, design, testing, implementation, documentation, user training/support and maintenance of new and existing applications.Perform/monitor user permissions for applications.Coordinate with developers to implement a solution or produce custom reports for end users.Stay up-to-date on the latest process and IT advancements to automate and modernize systems.Conduct meetings and presentations to share ideas and findings.Effectively communicate your insights and plans to cross-functional team members and management.Gather critical information from meetings with various stakeholders and produce useful reports.Manage projects, develop project plans, and monitor performance.Monitor deliverables and ensure timely completion of projects.
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES (if any):Responsible for vendor management including, but not limited to, evaluation, selection, oversight of work deliverables, budget and expense management.
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: (including certification, licenses, etc.)Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related discipline.Five or more years’ experience in business systems application assignment, preferably in a real estate, investment or banking environment.Two years of experience as a Yardi administrator.Excellent documentation skills.Demonstrated knowledge of YardiExperience with MRI, RealPage, Nexus, AVID, SharePoint, VTS and LMS is a plus.Demonstrated understanding of Project Management Methodology (PMM) fundamentals and business process analysisDemonstrated working knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server or similar enterprise databases and ability to query enterprise databases using SQL