• Type: Full-time
  • Job #177629
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Our Client, a leader in the Automotive Indsurty is looking Canadian Business Lead to support their dealer portal, for their Oshawa location. You will be responsible for making sure the new Dealer Application Portal is working correctly.

Job Description

  • Manages the integration and communications among applications, databases and technology platforms
  •  Administers company technology practices, standards and procedures
  • Manages an inventory of technology related assets hardware, software, application systems, databases, licenses, products
  • Makes decisions based on documented business opportunities, benefits, risks, and success factors of potential applications
  • Has budget to make decisions based on documented Customer needs and associated requirements
  •  May manage a portfolio of development projects with implication to cost reduction initiatives
  • Analyzes a variety of work processes and associated document and information flow for strategic recommendation to leadership
  • Oversees group that defines and implements new or enhanced applications into a production environment
  • Manages Third Party relationships with software integrators
  • Lead technical analyst for Global Connect and all applications within Global Connect
  • Liaise with business owners, IT operations and other partners on development, operations support, trouble shooting, UAT and escalations.
  • Communications lead for documentation as well as user training
  • Work with business teams to develop & maintain new applications/pages within dealer portal
  • Business owner of the Dealer Vendor Management Program for Canada
  • Canadian business analyst responsible for the management of dealer data share between GM global systems, GM IT, business owners and Dealer System Providers. This includes;
  • Vendor relations
  • Contracting process which includes documentation, onboarding, liaising with business owners on specifications, integrations and change requests
  • Validation, UAT, trouble shooting and escalations
  • Engaging stakeholders on new business items

Job Qualifications

  • Extremely high level of sound logic and analytical ability where problems are very unusual and difficult
  • Highly developed oral and written communication skills
  • Very high level of interpersonal skills to work effectively with others, motivates employees, and elicits work output
  • Ability to lead, manage, plan, and direct the work of business systems analysis personnel
  • Knowledge and understanding of Information Technology industry trends, directions and market experience; ability to relate them to own organization
  • Knowledge of architectural concepts, principles, and tools relevant to infrastructure, information, Applications, organizational structure, etc
  • Familiarity with company’s information architecture and information management methodologies
  •  Familiarity with the existing and planned software technology and the global, regional and local software architecture and infrastructure components

Education and Experience

  • Technical undergraduate degree (required) math, computer science, engineering, or related discipline with an information technology focus
  • Training in college level computer systems preferred
  •  MBA or equivalent training preferred
  • Project Management Certification preferred