Supply Chain Systems Consultant

Veridian


3 weeks ago

06/03/2019 09:08:27

Job type: Full-time

Hiring from: USA

Category: All others


Veridian is a technology and services leader specializing in the software selection, implementation, and optimization of supply chain systems that enable omnichannel fulfillment. No matter the type of engagement we ensure clients are in a position to succeed by employing tools focused on efficiency, ease of use, and a proven implementation methodology. Our expertise implementing and optimizing the Manhattan Associates, HighJump, and JDA Software best-of-breed supply chain suites has led to the development of our robust, commercially available AutoMate software platform that enables our clients to efficiently automate testing and complex configuration elements across environments and sites.


About the Supply Chain Systems Consultant Position


We are looking for a Supply Chain Systems Project Consultant who will assist in supply chain system implementations for leading retailers and e-commerce companies and internal projects. Your duties will include creating functional and technical documentation, issue management and resolution, understanding a company’s goals and providing on-site support. Many projects will require prior experience working with supply chain execution by companies such as Manhattan Associates, JDA, and HighJump.


Location

Remote; may reside anywhere in the contiguous United States.

Essential Functions


Understand a company’s functional, technical and process needs to create supporting documentation and solution requirements

Author technical documents such as design and modification specifications

Configure supply chain software systems to achieve business needs

Create and execute testing to validate software and processes are working defect free and to specifications

Build and execute effective training to transition software to end users

Provide support on-site to increase value being provided to the client

Manage tasks and deadlines with minimal guidance

Ensure the timeliness and quality of deliverables


Travel

Travel for this role will vary based on project requirements, typically between 30% and 50%

Required Education and Experience


A degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Supply Chain or other relevant areas

Minimum of two (2) years of experience implementing or supporting supply chain systems

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Excellent organizational skills

Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team

Ability to comprehend complex technical documents and translate requirements into actionable tasks

Preferred Education and Experience


Experience implementing supply chain solutions

Knowledge of enterprise hardware platforms such as UNIX and/or Linux servers and Oracle relational databases

Proficiency in Oracle SQL for application development

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  • About Veridian

    Veridian is a technology and services leader specializing in the software selection, implementation, and optimization of supply chain systems that enable omnichannel fulfillment. No matter the type of engagement we ensure clients are in a position to succeed by employing tools focused on efficiency, ease of use, and a proven implementation methodology. Our expertise implementing and optimizing the Manhattan Associates, HighJump, and JDA Software best-of-breed supply chain suites has led to the development of our robust, commercially available AutoMate software platform that enables our clients to efficiently automate testing and complex configuration elements across environments and sites.

    About the Supply Chain Systems Project Manager Position

    We are looking for a Supply Chain Systems Project Manager who will manage supply chain system implementations for leading retailers and e-commerce companies and internal projects. Your duties will include managing tasks, timelines, budgets, monitoring projects for changes in scope, and reporting status and variances to executives and key stakeholders. Many projects will require prior experience working with supply chain execution by companies such as Manhattan Associates, JDA, and HighJump.

    Location

    • Remote; may reside anywhere in the contiguous United States.

    Essential Functions

    • Manage team members’ tasks and deadlines with minimal guidance

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    • Provide support on-site to increase value being provided to the client

    Travel

    • Travel for this role will vary based on project requirements, typically between 30% and 50%

    Required Education and Experience

    • A degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Management or other relevant areas

    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

    • Excellent organizational skills

    • Ability to work effectively as an independent, individual contributor with minimal guidance and strong attention to detail

    • Ability to work collaboratively and lead the efforts of a team

    • Ability to comprehend complex technical documents and translate requirements into actionable tasks

    Preferred Education and Experience

    • Experience implementing tier-1 supply chain systems with software solutions developed by Manhattan Associates, JDA, or HighJump is preferred

    Equal Opportunity

    Veridian provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. Our innovative solutions, deep subject-matter expertise in omnichannel fulfillment systems, and culture of excellence help drive efficiency and profitability for many of the world’s largest retailers, 3rd party logistics providers, and distributors. Visit us at www.veridian.info.

    U.S. citizens and those authorized to work in the U.S. are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor at this time. International applicants with the appropriate qualifications may be considered for non-permanent roles.

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