Data Science, Information Technology, Software Engineer
The EDI Developer role works with internal and external stakeholders to develop and implement integrated transaction management projects and ensure all electronic transactions supporting integrated business processes complete successfully. This role implements and maintains electronic commerce solutions supporting business to business technologies, communications with EDI Value Added Networks (VANs), direct connections to trading partners and data translation using ANSI X12 and other format types including cXML.
Design, develop and maintain EDI mapping solutions within multiple applications
Prepare and manage project backlog, active project plans, project issues and risks and issue remediation
Partner directly and extensively with internal end-users and external customers and vendors to ensure successful implementations and solutions
Develop scripts, programs and interfaces to integrate EDI automatically across databases
Monitor all EDI and related processes daily to ensure successful execution
Research, troubleshoot and resolve EDI transmission and related issues and conduct root cause analysis to generate process improvement recommendations
Maintain related software updates, support and training documentation and train applicable stakeholders
Support strategic roadmap development in the areas of EDI, Punchout, Web Shop, B2B and other transaction management solutions
Manage relationship with external trading partners
Make related hardware and software purchase recommendations
Exceptional analytical, conceptual, and problem-solving abilities.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Strong desire to learn from and contribute to a larger team.
Strong interpersonal skills and ability to communicate with all management levels.
Ability to understand complex and detailed business processes.
Ability to identify technology solutions and enablers to promote business strategy
Logical and efficient, with keen attention to detail.
Ability to communicate ideas in both technical and business language.
Highly self-motivated and directed.
Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
Able to exercise independent judgment and take action on it.
Experienced in organizing, planning, and executing large-scale IT projects from vision through implementation, involving internal personnel, contractors, and vendors.
Strong customer service orientation.
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent work experience preferred
Experience with developing and implementing X12 EDI distribution documents (including but not limited to 810,820,832,850,855,856,844,867).
Demonstrable experience working on projects with both internal and external stakeholders at various organizational levels
Linux and Windows Operating System knowledge, Client/Server environment, communications protocols
Database queries (SQL)
Experience with FTP, AS2 and VAN
Industrial Distribution Industry experience a plus
Epicor or SAP ERP a plus
The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.
Telecommuting is allowed.
Internal Number: 5573
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