Senior Business Systems Analyst (TMS)

Multiple Locations
Required Experience: 0 year(s)
Employment Type: Full-Time
Salary Range: Not available
Posted 5 days ago
Job Description
As the Senior TMS Business Systems Analyst for the Distribution Center you will lead all technical aspects of large-scale projects from functional design through implementation for Columbia Sportswears global Distribution Centers (DCs). Your responsibilities will includeproject management, requirement gathering, analysis, software design, testing, documentation, training, and implementation support.You will also mentor more junior levels of the team.

Responsibilities:
Applies expert knowledge of Warehouse Management System (WMS) and Transportation Management System (TMS), in-depth research, and critical thinking to drive projects for Columbia Sportswears global DCs
Identifies and solves unique complex technical Distribution problems by providing configuration expertise for Columbias WMS/TMS
Manages large-scale projects and may also play a supporting analyst role on multiple simultaneous projects. May manage multiple large-scale projects simultaneously
Leads functional design meetings and documents business requirements and technical specifications. Works with external software vendors to turn specifications into software solutions
Prepares project plans and testing schedules. Coordinates testing activities and works closely with Engineering, Operations, Global Logistics and outside vendors to ensure successful project implementation
Documents and executes thorough unit and system testing for all software and configuration changes
Participates in the integrated testing of DC material handling equipment and the WMS. Assists in developing integrated test scripts, preparing test materials, executing integrated testing and documenting the results
Designs, develops and delivers training using a train the trainer methodology
Manages code deliveries from software vendors and promotes code changes from test systems to production using change management software
Develops and executes system conversions during upgrades of the WMS/TMS systems. Creates and refreshes test systems
Mentors more junior members of the Distribution IS team
Requirements:
Bachelors Degree preferred with emphasis in business, supply chain management, computer science, information systems, or accounting or related work experience equivalent to a degree
7+ years in progressively responsible IS or supply chain positions
5+ years of Distribution experience, preferred in a highly-automated environment utilizing Manhattan Associates WMi
Apparel and Footwear industry experience
Project management experience
Other desirable technical experience:
iSeries, DB2
Mercury Gate TMS
Cybra MarkMagic experience
Ability to write SQL queries to assist in troubleshooting and data gathering
IBM Cognos BI
Ability to read and write RPGIV code
SAP Apparel & Footwear Solution (AFS)

This job description is not meant to be an all-inclusive list of duties and responsibilities, but constitutes a general definition of the position's scope and function in the company.

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