GAF Analytic Systems Specialist in Wichita, Kansas
At GAF, we cover more than just buildings. We cover each other. Under this roof, you will have the tools and resources you need to grow and develop in your career. You will experience our incredible culture and will be empowered to support your teammates, your customers, and especially your community. Under this roof, we define the future while leading the present through our deep well of experience and our responsibility to the future to drive improvements and innovation in our products. We are GAF. And under this roof, we protect what matters most.
The Analytic Systems Specialist provides support in the effective use of BrainCube, BrainCube Edge, Augury, Maximo, POKA, and other analytical software systems to plants in all business units across the GAF network. Responsibilities of this role include training plant personnel in the effective use of the various features of the software including training on any new features added that may or may not have been included in the original implementation. You will also share case studies, tips and techniques developed at the sites across the network.
This position will also require basic troubleshooting and issue management either directly with the software vendor or using other resources.
This role reports directly to the Director of Manufacturing Data Systems.
*This is a remote role that requires up to 50% travel.
Essential Duties :
Support of analytical software (BrainCube, others) at all GAF locations. This includes maintenance of the BrainCube Operations Manual and any SOPs/SEPs that support the implementation and use of various analytical software tools as well as training as needed for the plant personnel.
Continuouslyreviewplants’systemsforcontinuedoptimizationovertime,including demonstration of advanced features to identify and resolve process issues. Included are regularly scheduled meetings with the plants to share updates, review any applicable metrics, and review system status.
Work with vendors and plants to troubleshoot all system issues. Apply all areas of technical expertise to obtain a workable solution.
Recommend project upgrades or enhancements to the plants and Analytic Systems Manager.
Track the help tickets for all relevant project issues and notify stakeholders of changes.
Ability to read and concentrate via computer data entry typing and proofreading
Must be able to climb ladders and/or stairs and walk on open grating on elevated surfaces
Required to reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel, or crouch
Frequent sitting, walking, and standing, and occasional climbing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, and balancing
Frequent use of eye, hand, and finger coordination enabling the use of office machinery
Oral and auditory capacity enabling interpersonal communication as well as communication through automated devices such as the telephone
Ability to use hands and fingers to handle and feel tools, instruments, controls, or objects
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus
Must continuously have the ability to differentiate colors precisely
Periodically lift and/or move objects up to 10 pounds and occasionally up to 50 pounds
Under this Roof, We Require:
Technical or Engineering Bachelor’s Degree required
2+ years of manufacturing experience, proven track record in coaching and development, along with data analysis and statistical experience in an industrial environment
Up to 50% travel
Under this Roof, We also Value:
How We Protect What Matters Most
We offer a wide range of health insurance options that include medical, dental, and vision for you and your family.
Our robust 401K plan includes an employer match contribution with your pre-tax and/or Roth contributions.
Other exciting programs and perks are available to help employees achieve work-life balance, including (but not limited to) a wellness program, free financial coaching, a referral program, and product rebates when purchased for an employee’s primary residence.
Professional growth and development are very important to us! We offer internal training programs and courses, as well as a generous tuition reimbursement program.
We put diversity and inclusion into action with our Employee Resource Groups, which unite employees based on common perspectives, identities, demographic factors, or out of a desire to be an ally.
GAF complies with federal, state, and local disability laws and makes reasonable accommodations for applicants and employees with disabilities. If a reasonable accommodation is needed to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and/or to receive other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact HR Services at 833-HR-XPERT.
Consideration will be given based on geography, candidate experience, and qualifications.
Annual Salary Range: 76,500-97,750
We believe our employees are our greatest resource. We offer competitive salary, benefits, 401k, and vacation packages for all full time permanent positions. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and GAF, Standard Logistics, SGI, and Siplast are proud to be affirmative action employers. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, or Veteran status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know. If applying for positions in the U.S., must be eligible to work in the U.S. without need for employer sponsored visa (work permit).
With 130+ years in the industry, GAF is the leading roofing manufacturer in North America. As a member of the Standard Industries family of companies, we are also part of the largest roofing and waterproofing business in the world.
Our communities help give our work meaning and the products we manufacture help protect what matters most. The shingles help to shelter the families living in the homes in our towns. The TPO helps protect what is under that hospital’s roof. In addition to quality products, we make sure they are installed by quality craftsmen and women. The full GAF portfolio of solutions is supported by an extensive national network of factory-certified contractors.
GAF continues to be the leader in quality and offers comprehensive warranty protection on its products and systems. Our success is driven by a commitment to empowering our people to deliver advanced quality and purposeful innovation and the desire to protect what matters most.