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Senior IT Business Analyst-Success Factors

Date: Dec 5, 2021

Location: Jacksonville, FL, US, 32256 Houston, TX, US, 77084

Company: Kraton

Make a +Difference at Kraton!

At Kraton, we make a Positive Difference, and we are looking for individuals who are also looking to make a difference in their jobs, for our customers, and to the world.  We are looking to hire a key member of the IT Team.  The selected individual can sit in either Houston, Texas, or Jacksonville, FL.  This is not a remote role but will require the individual to report to the office at times.

 The purpose of the IT Business Analyst role is to analyze business and technical processes to formulate and develop new and modified business information processing systems, such as production and inventory control systems, financial tracking systems, marketing, and human resources systems.  An incumbent in this role represents the business unit to define requirements and business cases for the technology developments.  

Key Responsibilities

Business Analysis

  • Requirements, Scoping, Documentation, Testing, Project Management
  • Troubleshooting and Root Cause Analysis
  • Deep understanding of Human Resource and Payroll business operations, processes, and best practices with experience identifying, designing, and recommending value-enhancing improvements

 Success Factors.

  • Employee Central           
    • Employee Central Administration
    • Employee Central Permission/Security
    • Understanding of functionality between administration and provisioning
  • Recruitment
  • Compensation
  • Performance Management
  • Goal Management
  • Workforce Analytics
  • People Analytics/Advanced Reporting
  • Business Rules
  • Workflow
  • RBP
  • Payroll Understanding/Exposure/Experience
  • Makes recommendations on hardware and software procurement to support business goals.
  • Performs other administrative, functional and technical tasks as needed. 

Required Skills

Minimum of 10 years of relevant work experience in business processes/systems analysis. 

Preferred Experiences:

  • Boomi Experience or Exposure
  • Integration experience
  • Exposure/Experience with Provisioning
  • Ultimate Kronos Group Workforce Dimensions Knowledge
  • Success Factors Ad Hoc/Report Building and Automation – People Analytics Stories

Education, Certifications & Licenses

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field of study from an accredited college/university.
  • Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems Management, or related field of study is preferred.


The statements above are intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this classification.  Statements are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and skills required for this position.


Kraton’s internal talent acquisition team manages our recruiting efforts and from time to time works with pre-selected/pre-approved external staffing agencies. We do NOT accept unsolicited resumes or candidate referrals from recruiters and/or agencies who are not pre-selected/pre-approved.


Kraton is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Nearest Major Market: Jacksonville