Kellogg Lead IT Business Analyst - Collaboration Solutions in BATTLE CREEK, Michigan

Join our dynamic, progressive team of IT professionals in an environment where you can learn, grow, and create innovative technology solutions to help our business flourish. Become a part of our rich heritage that has grown from a small family business to a global organization with a presence in over 180 countries.

At the heart of the Kellogg Company is technology — a key enabler of how we market, sell and manufacture our well-known and beloved brands to consumers around the globe.

We have an opening for you to grow with us as a Lead IT Business Analyst - Collaboration Solutions in our Oak Brook, IL Information Technology Center, or at our Headquarters in Battle Creek, MI. In this exciting role you’ll partner with the business to identify their communications and collaboration needs and propose effective IT solutions, creating business cases and implementation strategies and interacting with engineers, architects and change management teams to deliver new IT collaboration capabilities to Kellogg users.


  • Become main contact and product owner for collaboration solutions like SharePoint Online, identifying business needs and requirements for these platforms and leading the migration efforts from existing on premise SharePoint solutions to Office365

  • Drive user adoption and full understanding of Microsoft O365 collaboration solutions (like MS Teams, Skype for Business, Yammer, OneDrive, etc.) while adding productivity benefits to our environment

  • Leverage Active Directory and Office365 data to analyze usage and licensing structures with the goal of optimization of our overall Microsoft contracts, and optimization of authentication and user management processes.

  • Partner with business leads to align collaboration and communication technology solutions to their functional area strategies

  • Develop business cases for collaboration solution deployments including budget, resource and timeline estimates.

  • Develop, write, and communicate business requirements and functional specifications for the design and implementation of business solutions.

  • Plan and execute Change Management activities related to End User Communication and End User Training.

  • Create product documentation to transition new solutions to our sustainment organization.


Required Skills :

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Strong experience in deployment and management of Microsoft Office365 collaboration solutions like SharePoint

  • Experience managing and optimizing Microsoft Enterprise License agreements and managing vendor relationships in general

  • Previous experience deploying SharePoint Online solutions in a large enterprise environment

  • Previous experience analyzing and visualizing Active Directory data, including interfaces with other solutions and software license management reporting

  • Strong communication and partnership skills to build productivity relationships with business counterparts and drive business and IT strategies

  • Experience driving change in large organizations, including adoption of new IT collaboration solutions to enable business processes

  • Team and service oriented attitudes to lead large initiatives and leverage highly skilled individuals on the successful deployment of new Workplace solutions

Bonus Points :

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Related field

  • Strong experience in deployment and management of Microsoft Office365 collaboration solutions: MS Teams, Yammer, OneDrive, Skype for Business

  • Business Analyst Certification

  • Microsoft O365 Administrator Certification


It’s best to apply today, because job postings can be taken down and we wouldn’t want you to miss this opportunity. To learn more about what’s next, click on one of the links below:

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Travel for this role is estimated at 30%.

The ability to work a full shift, come to work on time, work overtime as needed and the ability to work according to the necessary schedule to meet job requirements with or without reasonable accommodation is an essential function of this position.

Kellogg Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer who strives to provide an inclusive work environment that involves everyone and embraces the diverse talent of its people.

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Kellogg Recruitment

Title: Lead IT Business Analyst - Collaboration Solutions

Location: USA-IL-Oak Brook

Other Locations: USA-MI-Battle Creek - Corporate Headquarters

Requisition ID: INF001131

Job Function: Information Technology

Job Type: Professional

Closing Date: Jun 6, 2018, 11:59:00 PM

Relocation Assistance: No