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Systems Analyst

Date: Jun 24, 2022

Location: Kilkenny, KK, IE

Company: Glanbia







Systems Analyst


Rooted in our rich heritage of family farming and embedded in our communities, Glanbia Ireland has evolved to bring the passion of our farmers and their high-quality ingredients to the world. Using modern-day technology and applying the best processes to our milk pool of three billion litres and our outstanding grains portfolio, we export innovative products and tailored ingredient solutions to more than 100 countries. We nurture a talented team of over 2,000 people to manage our network of 11 processing plants and 52 agri branches, serving our communities and delivering annual revenues of around €2 billion.


Glanbia Ireland owns leading consumer and agri brands such as Avonmore, Kilmeaden Cheese, Millac, Truly Grass Fed, Premier Milk, Wexford,,, and GAIN Animal Nutrition. 


Glanbia Ireland are looking for a dynamic, creative thinker to join our team and help convert business requirements into innovative technical solutions. Working with the Senior Systems Analyst in our complex and fast paced environment, this role will be responsible for the design and delivery of Glanbia Ireland’s Internally developed applications that manage our 3 Billion litre/year milk pool. The role will interact with all areas and levels of the business from Finance to Manufacturing, Quality to Transport and will have a key role in the stewardship of our important data asset.


Key Responsibilities;

  • Work with Senior business stakeholders to extract requirements and advise on solutions.
  • Identify areas of improvement and opportunities to add-value to the business through technology.
  • Compiling technical specifications for system solutions to meet GI’s business requirements.
  • Participant in projects to enhance the internally developed platforms.
  • Liaise with Glanbia Group IT Development to ensure developments are designed and delivered to the required standards.
  • Ensure the robustness and agility of the data model for our Farmer Customer and Supplier information is maintained when defining any system enhancements.
  • Support the continuation of the design principle of system integration with Glanbia Co-Op and Glanbia plc.
  • Liaise with technical support team to ensure necessary infrastructure changes that may be required to facilitate system development / changes are considered.
  • Scenario test all system developments before handing over to the business for user acceptance testing.
  • Act as an escalation point for business impacting support issues.
  • Ensure systems are developed to the relevant Glanbia and industry standards.


Key Requirements;

  • Minimum 4 years experience in a development role or in a combination of development and analyst roles.
  • Track record in working with stakeholders at various levels of the organisation.
  • Proven experience working on IT projects that have gone through the full project lifecycle; from scoping, development, implementation and benefits review.



  • Working knowledge of SQL



  • Interpersonal savvy
  • Organizational agility
  • Planning
  • Problem solving 
  • Drive for results
  • Influencing


If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up to date resume.


Commitment to Diversity & Inclusion:
Glanbia Ireland embraces diversity, equal opportunity and inclusion. We are committed to building diverse teams where different perspectives drive innovation and growth. We strive to create an inclusive workplace where people can bring their true self to work and achieve their full potential.

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At Glanbia, we celebrate diversity, because we know that our individual strengths make us stronger together. We welcome and encourage interest from a wide variety of candidates, and we will give your application consideration, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, or disability status. 


At Glanbia our culture will celebrate individuality, knowing that together we are more.