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USG Corporation Technical Analyst I in Chicago, Illinois


USG Corporation is an industry-leading manufacturer of building products and innovative solutions. Headquartered in Chicago, USG serves construction markets around the world through its United States Gypsum Company and USG Interiors, LLC subsidiaries and its international subsidiaries, including its USG Boral Building Products joint venture. Its wall, ceiling, flooring, sheathing and roofing products provide the solutions that enable customers to build the outstanding spaces where people live, work and play. Its USG Boral Building Products joint venture is a leading plasterboard and ceilings producer across Asia, Australasia and the Middle East.

Why consider USG? Simple… As a company with $3B in revenues and an enhanced IT budget, we’re big enough that our IT professionals have the resources to make a difference – thanks to our large investments in transformative technology projects, the ability to work on significant deployments such as sales force automation, and our commitment to professional development. And we’re small enough that you’re not just a number – you’ll have influence and build strong relationships with our internal customers to successfully complete vital projects.

_Position Description:_

The Technical Analyst is an entry level IT infrastructure role, responsible for analyzing, developing, implementing upgrades and enhancements, configuring and fine tuning Middleware and Oracle EBS technologies. This role affords team members the opportunity to rotate across our many IT functions and begin to determine which areas to grow careers.

Responsibilities: * Analyzes, evaluates, designs, develops, implements, patches, upgrades, configures, and tunes Middleware and Oracle EBS technologies as well as other assigned applications * Prevents downtime, increases system availability, monitors performance, manages data and/or ensures data integrity * Gathers, evaluates, and measures data on performance/capacity and reports on key measurements * Provides support for custom interface development * Proactively identifies problems and provides solutions to management before implementing corrections * Prepares and updates documentation for new and modified systems, environments, hardware and software or databases * Works with internal IT and business personnel as well as external B2B partner technical staff * Ensures projects meet all business, technical and development specifications * Participates in product evaluation, product installation, and product upgrade efforts. Installs and configures hardware and software products, as well as new standards and procedures * Performs additional responsibilities as assigned /EOE including disability/veteran/

  • Bachelors degree in Computer Science or related field
  • Basic SQL, C , Java, .Net, C# skills
  • Application Development and coding knowledge
  • Understanding and/or experience in technical support and testing
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving, communication and interpersonal skills
  • A minimum of 1-2 years of IT experience a plus
  • Familiarity with HPUX or Linux and networking as relates to integration software a plus

Job: *Information Technology

Organization: *Corp-IT Ops-IT Infrastructure-185-19

Title: Technical Analyst I

Location: Illinois-Chicago

Requisition ID: HQ 11298

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, transgender status, sexual identity, veteran status, genetic information or other criteria prohibited by law.