NJLocalDigitalRef.: TL-214045Are you a Client Integration/Onboarding Technical Lead based in the Jersey City, NJ area looking to be part of a digitally innovative company that will transform a $13 trillion industry? Are you a self-starter who is creative, has high energy and thrives in a start-up paced environment?
Maersk, a global leader in container logistics, in a partnership with IBM have recently launched TradeLens, an open and neutral industry solution that will promote faster, more efficient and secure global trade. The TradeLens platform is built on an open technology stack and is underpinned by blockchain technology. It connects the ecosystem by bringing together all parties in the supply chain - including traders, freight forwarders, inland transportation, ports and terminals, ocean carriers, customs, government authorities and others - onto a Blockchain-based platform.
We are actively expanding our team after our recent commercial release of our TradeLens solution. This is your opportunity to join the team ahead of the network becoming a fully open platform, whereby all players involved in global shipping transactions will be provided with end-to-end supply chain visibility that enables them to securely and seamlessly exchange shipment events in real time.
As the Client Integration/Onboarding Technical Lead, you will be responsible for the integration/onboarding of Customers and Network Partners onto the industry leading TradeLens platform. You will take full ownership by leading some integration projects and will serve as the Technical Lead supporting larger clients with more complex needs. We are targeting individuals who have direct experience on technical integration projects ideally in the container shipping sector working for ports, carriers, freight forwarders, intermodal and/or BCOs.
We OfferMaersk is leading the digital transformation of the transport and logistics industry and offers exciting career opportunities with an international reach. Working with a team of talented professionals you will get a chance to experience different cultures in a stimulating work environment that supports fairness, mutual respect, responsibility and care for our customers. Together, we are:
Transformational Our supply chain platform is poised to lead the digital transformation of global shipping. As the TradeLens platform continues to expand and improve over time, insights will combine the power of AI, IoT and Big Data with the richness of our platform to spur industry-wide innovation.
Bringing People Together We have engaged with shippers, shipping lines, freight forwarders, port and terminal operators and customs authorities to bring to market our jointly developed blockchain-enabled shipping solution. Designed from the ground up as an industry platform open to all players, we bring together all parties in the supply chain to drive true information sharing, increase collaboration and foster trust.
Together we can move the industry forward.
Key Responsibilities Lead and drive the integration of the Participant into the TradeLens network and platform
Ensure implementation of appropriate electronic data and information flows between Participant and the TradeLens platform
Serve as a liaison between the Client and the overall Onboarding team; gather and document business and data mapping requirements for the integration of the Participant's systems into the TradeLens platform
Conduct workshops, map business processes, and understand and document client IT system, data, information flow and documentation requirements
Understand and negotiate needs and expectations of multiple stakeholders
Support and align efforts to meet client and overall TradeLens needs, and identify improvement opportunities
Collaborate closely with the Onboarding team members to implement and test the integration, and provide necessary support to Participant testers during QA process
Create and maintain issue logs, meeting minutes, meeting schedules, workshop and project summaries and updates.
Create and help maintain project schedules, monitoring milestone completion, tracking all phases of the onboarding lifecycle and providing timely reporting of issues
Meet with stakeholders to regularly review Onboarding deliverables and deadlines
Manage client relationships and expectations, and execute communications plan
Provide leadership to team members and peers by collaborating with others; articulating ideas and viewpoints to senior management, peers and others
Manage Onboarding documentation (e.g. functional requirements, technical specifications, scope matrix, use cases, sequence diagrams, future state proposals, UAT plan) and contribute to the Onboarding Methodology refinement
Who we are looking for Bachelor's degree; Master's degree preferred
5+ years' experience as a Business Analyst/ Solution Architect in B2B IT system integration projects
Familiar with Shipping Industry & Supply Chain landscape.
Strong client service orientation and ability to be credible with senior clients in this area
Comfortable with presenting and leading workshops to help clients design solutions
Creative and analytical mindset; possesses keen listening skills
Creative problem solver, comfortable with ambiguity
Able to present and describe technical functionalities to those less-versed in technology; Ease and comfort in presenting to all levels of an organization
Proficient in translating business requirements to technical specifications
Highly collaborative team player, yet able to function well independently
Proficiency with Rest API technologies, XML, JSON, EDI, modern Integration tools e.g APP Connect, Data Analysis/SQL, Business Intelligence tools
Travel expectation of up to 50%
Last application date: 31 July 2019.
For further information, please contact: Head of HR - Maersk GTD.maersk.comMaersk is an integrated transport and logistics company with multiple brands including the leading ocean transportation carrier in the world. As a Fortune Global 500 company, we offer international growth opportunities across our global portfolio including roles with Maersk TradeLens, our division dedicated to leading the digital transformation of the transport and logistics industry. With about 89,000 employees in over 130 countries, Maersk provides the expertise essential to world trade which enables local economies to unlock their potential and build an even stronger global community. As one of the cornerstones of our values, we strive to deliver the right environment for the right people while fostering a culture of fairness, mutual respect, responsibility and care for both our business and our customers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or any other characteristic protected by law. You must be authorized to work for any employer in the country you apply as Visa sponsorship is not provided.