IT Business Analyst – R&D TSPO

Company general information:

TOYOTA is one of the world’s largest automobile manufacturers and a leading global corporation.  Founded in 1937. Toyota now sells vehicles in 170 countries and employs over 300.000 people.

 

Based in Brussels, Belgium, and staffed by 2.700 people and more than 60 nationalities,
Toyota Motor Europe (TME) handles the wholesale marketing of Toyota and Lexus vehicles, parts & accessories, and manages Toyota’s European R&D, manufacturing and engineering operations.

 

Mission:

  • X-Functional develops R&D processes & strategies for sustainable R&D operation, execute daily operations efficiently
  • Provide leadership and support, for the direction setting of key decision makers by providing necessary information, analysis and studies to develop and improve R&D performance.

 

Job Description

  • IT Business analyst to contribute to the digitalisation transformation of R&D.

 

Your responsibilities:

  • Analyse R&D engineering business processes and systems, identify problems via business process mapping (AS-IS process) using BPMN (Business Process Model Notation) methodology
  • Investigate rootcauses via 5 Why analysis or other methodologies, generate effective countermeasures and implement these into TO-BE business process identifying all benefits.
  • Project Portfolio Management: managing 3 stage gates (1. suitability, 2. feasibility & benefits, 3. development planning).
  • As Product Owner in the Agile team, you are responsible for: 1. defining requirements using Epics 7 user stories, 2. prioritise using MoSCow, 3. Select solution and define development effort, 4. Create product backlog and kick off sprints.

 

Your profile:

  • Education: Minimum Master’s degree in Engineering, additional Masters in Business is a plus.
  • Language: Fluent in English (business language).
  • Soft Skills:
  • Critical thinking, strong analytical skills, understanding of complex issues with the ability to quickly absorb information.
  • Proactive Team player
  • Good organisational and planning
  • First class written and verbal communication; the ability to articulate complex problems and solutions in a simple, logical and impactful manner.
  • Technical skills:
  • Experience with BPMN tools (IBM Blueworks), Jira and Sharepoint.
  • Agile methodologies: Scrum & Kanban.

 

You have a Toyota DNA, this means you:

  • wish to develop and you are ready to persevere in order to reach challenging targets.
  • seek facts before making recommendations or decisions.
  • have strong planning and organization skills
  • enjoy working in a team, respecting others.
  • have a creative mind
  • have excellent communication skills

 

Place of employment: Belgium – Brussels (Zaventem) : Toyota Motor Europe, Technical Centre

 

We offer

We offer a dynamic and challenging multicultural work environment in which competence and quality play an important role. Enhancing personal growth and a real opportunity to invest in your future through on the job development and training. Where your effort, dedication and initiative are rewarded by a competitive and comprehensive compensation and benefits package.