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Business Analyst/Consultant

PLM Posting #:HR-1381

Type: Full Time Position       
Location: Andover, MA USA

Aras PLM

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Aras is an innovative, global software company that provides advanced Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software solutions to business customers worldwide including General Motors, Airbus, Microsoft, Gulfstream, Motorola, General Electric, Honda, and more.


We are looking for PLM Business Analyst / Consultant who will play a key role in successful customer deployments of innovator solutions.  You will lead an implementation team in the planning, elaboration, design, construction and transition of solutions that meet customer requirements.



  • Lead the analysis and documentation of business user requirements through the delivery of workshops, one-on-one discussions, and actual usage
  • Document business requirements, user stories, use cases, and functional specifications and liaise with software development team to implement
  • Transform business user requirements into technical solutions through a thorough understanding of the Aras Innovator suite of tools and the needs assessments of users
  • Utilize knowledge and experience by incorporating rapid implementation best practices in proposed solutions and deliverables
  • Participate in the creation of project deliverables including both technical and business elements
  • Assist project teams in other aspects of implementation including: solution configuration / tailoring, preparation / execution of testing and/or training, project management, etc.
  • Position may involve project management, communications management, production testing, and related software deployment



  • Professionally interact and communicate with business constituents  and internal team members
  • Clearly demonstrate the ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Have a basic understanding of enterprise application deployment methodologies, preferable PLM applications
  • Must be able to write clear, understandable Requirements, SOW’s, Specifications documents, and Use Cases.
  • Technically self-sufficient to configure and tailor core elements of a the myInnovator solution (Items, Forms, Workflows, Life Cycles, etc.) using the Innovator toolset
  • Knowledgeable in basic data modeling techniques and use of SQL Server (DB Backups & Restores, etc.)
  • Familiar with Web programming techniques (not a developers skill set)

    VB.NET, C#, Javascript, HTML, XML, XSL

  • Ability to execute utilizing Agile implementation methodologies



  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or Engineering
  • Minimum of 5 years of software industry experience
  • Experience in any of the following verticals: Automotive, Consumer Products, High Tech Electronics, Aerospace is helpful
  • Industry knowledge of any of the following : Engineering Change processes, Phase Gate Project Management, Quality systems processes,  DFMEA, PFMEA, CAPA,  Manufacturing Process Planning, CMII change management


If you desire a challenge and would like to explore opportunities at Aras, submit your resume and a cover letter for consideration.

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Aras is an equal opportunity employer.