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WMS Manager III 14954 9/1/2021 2:47:00 PM

Data Warehouse
FTE - Client

Job Description

The candidate will be responsible for managing WMS applications, architect and designing WMS solutions, while collaborating across functional teams to support APL Logistics’ CLS business, and coordinate with internal and outsourced resources for analysis, development, testing, implementation, and hyper-care support to customer implementations. This will include providing end-to-end IT Project Implementation Management to onboard customers on the offered proprietary and packaged WMS applications, producing and/or reviewing business requirements, estimation of effort and cost in the prioritization and sales support process.
Required Hard/Soft Skill Sets:
  • Strong knowledge of Manhattan’s WM for iSeries (PkMS)
  • Strong knowledge of RPG, AS/400, DB2 and SQL
  • WMS system design and deployment 
  • Good understanding of EDI standards, XML, iDocs, APIs and other Data Exchange Technologies
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and collaborative skills
  • Quality, process, accountability, and discipline oriented
  • Dynamics to manage the expectations of users
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrated experience in SDLC with focus on design, analysis, development, implementation, and integration
  • Work independently with minimum supervision
  • Experience in a global solution delivery model
  • Capable of managing vendors/contractors
  • Thorough and complete with a high energy, self-motivated, “can-do” attitude
  • Ability to articulate concisely and clearly
  • Willing to accept challenges and be resilient in a dynamic environment
  • Broad knowledge of the client area functions and applications, and in-depth knowledge of system and technology alternatives
Education & Experience Requirements: The ideal candidate would be preferred to have a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, other engineering or related discipline or equivalent work experience is required.
Required Experience:
  • 5-10 years of working experience in IT, out of which 3-5 years of experience in implementing and supporting WMS applications
  • Proven track record in managing complex WMi/PkMS and other WMS IT implementation projects, system configuration and customizations to suit project needs
  • Interactions with business users and internal IT team working together collectively to deliver results
  • Onsite support for Warehouse startup

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