WMS Solutions Architect in Olive Branch, MS at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 9/18/2018

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Job Description

Job #:  849868

Apex Systems, the 2nd largest IT Staffing firm has a Manhattan Solutions Architect Opportunity available with one of our largest retail clients based in Memphis, TN. The overall mission for this position is to take business requirements from idea to implementation. This resource will be responsible for translating business requirements into specific systems, applications or process designs for large complex IT solutions. He or she will act as the ultimate authority on the architecture designed to address client business problems, and provides clear technical direction for detailed design and development activities. Responsibilities include contributing to program objectives, setting program priorities, and developing the various technology solutions from concept to reality. This person will report directly to the Director of Supply Chain Architecture and will have a close working relationship with the PMO, Product Management team, and Supply Chain Operations leadership.

If you are interested in this opportunity, feel free to pass along your CV to Andrew at Amueller@apexsystems.com

Location: Memphis, TN

Rate: Negotiable based on experience.

Client: Retail

Length: 7 month contract

WMS Solutions Architect Responsibilities:

  • Acts as an expert in the field, uses professional skills to address critical issues and broad design matters.
  • Contributes to program objectives, setting program priorities, and developing the various technology solutions from concept to reality.
  • Works on significant and unique issues where analysis of situations or data requires an evaluation of intangibles.
  • Develops strong working relationships at senior management levels to ensure overall project satisfaction and to manage expectations regarding functionality and deliverables.
  • Participates in the prioritization, high-level estimation, and scoping of strategic initiatives.
  • Ensures that all key project issues and risks are surfaced early and resolved in a satisfactory manner.
  • Ensures that IT is utilized in a strategic manner in concert with appropriate cost and risk boundaries set for the business.
  • Proactively identifies improvement opportunities.
  • Displays strong partnership values in the approach and delivery of projects

WMS Solutions Architect Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration or Computer Science or an equivalent combination of education, training and work experience.
  • 8+ years of experience developing technology solutions and managing multiple technical consulting projects.
  • Experience with Manhattan WMS solutions (PKMS/WMi/WMOS), commercial TMS systems, Integration products (i.e. Tibco, WBI), and GTNexus are highly desirable.
  • Development experience with web technologies, Java/C++, and XML processing is desirable.  Prior experience with RPG and AS/400 systems is also desirable.
  • Ability to multi-task across multiple projects from pre-inception to completion.
  • Ability to systematically gather relevant information from different sources to address an issue and make a prompt and insightful decision.
  • Excellent organizational and leadership skills.
  • Ability to build constructive business relationships and gain the trust of others.
  • Demonstrated ability to anticipate, mitigate, and resolve conflicts across workgroups.
  • Proven experience in developing and executing plans, meeting deadlines and operating under tight time constraints.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated experience in making articulate and effective oral presentations to different audiences.
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently.
  • Ability to work collaboratively and influence others within a matrix environment.

 

If you are not interested, but have any family members, friends, or coworkers that you would recommend for this position I would love to speak with them as well. *We do have a referral program in place*

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