IT Application Systems Analyst in Independence, OH at Kichler

Date Posted: 8/16/2019

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Job Description

Job Title:   IT Application Systems Analyst

The IT Application Systems Analyst at Kichler works as an administrator for the enterprise application systems. This person supports the hardware and software needs of the organization’s ERP while working closely with other IT and business teams.

Essential Job Duties:

  • Configures software or creates/modifies software code to meet business requirements;
  • Assists in the installation, configuration and support of software applications
  • Manages software administration with respect to security, application monitoring, and root cause analysis for problems.
  • Assists team members and customers with problem solving related to software application performance and usage
  • Coordinates issue resolution with other IT and vendor teams
  • Creates and executes test plans for software modifications and facilitates transfer into production.
  • Works with broader IT team in assisting with the periodic maintenance, archiving, backup and recovery processes
  • Writes software documentation suitable for internal systems control and user manuals.
  • Performs other duties as required/assigned by Manager


  • Bachelor’s Degree in computer science/IT/Business or Equivalent (Associate Degree with working experience equivalent considered)
  • Minimum 1-3 years working experience in the field of IT/Business.
  • Knowledge and experience in software development life cycle
  • Knowledge of ERP software and its maintenance (Epicor’s Prophet 21 a plus)
  • Development experience in .Net, C#, SQL, Crystal reports e.t.c is a plus
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks
  • Ability to present ideas and facts in a user-friendly language to non-technical staff
  • Strong Analytical, problem solving and organizational skills
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Exceptional customer service orientation

Why Kichler?

Kichler is a leader in interior and exterior decorative lighting, landscape lighting and ceiling fans. Kichler products are available through authorized independent lighting showrooms, electrical distributors, procurement companies, irrigation distributors and select e-retailers.

What we offer you as a Kichler employee:

  • Competitive salary, Paid vacation 
  • Comprehensive medical, vision and dental insurance 
  • Available 401(k) program with generous company match (no waiting period, 100% vested)
  • Company-paid life and STD/LTD disability coverage 
  • Onsite cafeteria and work-out facility (free yoga and personal training classes weekly)
  • Location: Adjacent to Cuyahoga Valley National Park
  • Employee discount purchase program (MASCO partners)
  • Company events including Night at the Indians, Holiday party, Breakfast with Santa, Summer Picnic lunches

The Kichler brand encompasses more than 3,000 products, including chandelierswall sconcesbath lightingceiling fansunder-cabinet lightinglandscape lightinglamps and accessories. A leader in energy-efficient technology, Kichler's line of Design Pro LED fixtures feature several winners of the Lighting for Tomorrow Award, sponsored by the Consortium for Energy Efficiency, the U.S. Department of Energy and the American Lighting Association.


Full or Part Time

Full time

Kichler Lighting (the “Company”) is an equal opportunity employer and we want to have the best available persons in every job. The Company makes employment decisions only based on merit. It is the Company’s policy to prohibit discrimination in any employment opportunity (including but not limited to recruitment, employment, promotion, salary increases, benefits, termination and all other terms and conditions of employment) based on race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, pregnancy, religious creed, national origin, ancestry, age, physical/mental disability, medical condition, marital/domestic partner status, military and veteran status, height, weight or any other such characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. The Company is committed to complying with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. This commitment applies to all persons involved in the operations of the Company regardless of where the employee is located and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee of the Company.

Kichler Lighting is an E-Verify employer. E-Verify is an Internet based system operated by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) in partnership with the Social Security Administration (SSA) that allows participating employers to electronically verify the employment eligibility of their newly hired employees in the United States. Please click on the following links for more information.

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No visa sponsorship is available for this position, unless specified within the job description.