CEVA Logistics is currently hiring a JDA IT Solutions Analyst located in Houston, TX. The Solutions Analyst provides the overall technical leadership for the implementation of warehouse solutions on the JDA platform. This position works directly with business owners, users, and developers to ensure requirements are met with technical and architectural integrity on time and on budget. It requires technical and functional knowledge of the JDA WMS solutions, as well as working knowledge of warehouse operational processes.
In this role, the JDA IT Solutions Analyst will,
Provide expertise in the delivery of information technology application and third party vendor solutions as it relates to the corporate back-office business functions supported by the Competency Center
Act as the JDA subject matter expert as it relates to Business Process, Project and Portfolio Management, exceptional solution delivery skills, attention to detail, and a proven ability to influence and collaborate across all levels of the organization
Manage to overall coordination of the Solution project/portfolio management oriented work efforts such as custom development and third party vendor application configuration, ensures that goals and objectives are met within time, scope and resource requirements
Performs functional analysis, requirements, definition and application module configuration and testing
Conduct prototypes, developing functional specifications, data mapping, function mapping, setting of configuration tables and setting of transaction/control tables
Proficiently applies IT methods, professional knowledge and CEVA standards and practices to complex tasks and situations
Coordinates work performed through internal customers/business partners by defining project requirements, performing feasibility and needs/impact assessments
Responds to unfamiliar, undefined, unexpected, or unstable situations with the professionally prescribed standard response. Uses standard analytical tools and rules to determine root cause and resolve the broad range of common system or application problems. Problems include but are not limited to: New application implementation problems, systems hardware/software crashing, system operational problems, power outages, etc.
Working with Senior leaders establishes goals and operating plans for the department and operates within budget parameters
Drives new technology initiatives from "idea" to implementation; Establishes and defines system workflow processes to meet requirements; identifies and defines necessary elements for application and third party vendor technology solutions. May be involved in the installation and tuning of application modifications, as well as archiving data. Generally this position has light programming skills in the appropriate language to develop necessary "work arounds"
Highly skilled in compliance and regulatory rules, establishes and maintains a two-way flow of information and communication between IT and operations department to ensure compliance with new or changing regulatory rules
Education and Experience:
Additional Skills that Contribute to Success:
Cross-function management experience including both people and process management
Thorough understanding of the business processes and flows to enable the analysis of business requirements and solutions for the business functions
Fluent in English with the ability to communicate, both written and verbally, to all levels of the internal company or external client/customer
CEVA operates in a multicultural, global environment and is a richly diverse organization operating seamlessly as one company. We aim to attract, motivate and retain the best people in our industry, whatever their background. We share the same passion to deliver world-class solutions to our customers. We have the best supply chain professionals in the industry and develop this talent in an inspiring work environment.
CEVA Logistics is proud to be an equal opportunity work place and an affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran status or any other characteristic. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.
Nearest Major Market: Houston
Ceva Logistics U.S., Inc.