Blue Yonder/JDA Technical Consultant
Yes, after Covid restrictions are lifted
Various Cities, US
Pros2plan, Spinnaker SCA company is now hiring for a Blue Yonder/JDA Technical Consultant
Location: Various Cities, US
Duration: Full Time
Support existing Blue Yonder system by executing the following duties:
Check to ensure no critical errors occurred in the batch.
Send pro-active emails communicating status if a critical issue was encountered.
Perform analysis of logs and trending information to predict future problems that can be addressed before impacting the business.
Conduct regular meeting to walk through system issues, enhancements and system performance reports with the business and technical leadership.
Develop, test and implement new code enhancements.
Work with scheduling team to make batch schedule changes.
Generate ideas for increased technical system efficiency and opportunities for
Utilize personal know-how and critical experience to help clients to determine the optimal path for key supply chain process related decisions.
Guide clients in best practice and be knowledgeable and self-directed in educating themselves on leading practice.
Ability to write and maintain code in XML, PL SQL, and batch scripts necessary to support the batch process.
Ability to maintain custom interface code by searching for invalid data records and avoid accumulation of necessary records.
Ability to write meaningful technical specifications that convey script algorithm in understandable language with graphics to support complex ideas.
Ability to leverage version control software to store code base.
Ability to schedule existing scripts in an automated scheduling tool, such as Control-M.
Possesses a fundamental knowledge of the software development life cycle.
Understands the process and documentation needed support user acceptance testing,
Possesses a fundamental knowledge of relation database theory and the ability to expend an existing design.
Ability to perform logical database administrative tasks, such as adding tables, indexes and removing fragmentation from database objects.
Ability to check and monitor database performance leveraging tools, such as Quest Toad and SQL Developer.
Ability to comfortably work within:
Quest Toad and SQL Developer
Familiarity with issue management systems like Remedy or JIRA
Notepad, Screen capturing
MS Word, MS Excel (including formula usage/defining), MS PowerPoint, MS Outlook, MS OneNote, MS Visio, MS Project
White boards, flip charts, projectors
Ability to writing presentations, creating documents, and facilitating meetings.
Possesses the ability to effectively communicate issue status and set expectation when a system will be available.
Possesses the ability to request resources and help before a system crashes or task deadline is missed.
Ability and willingness to share knowledge around systems with others.
Ability to collaborate with business partners to build enhancements that are supportable, designed elegantly and perform well.
Understands basic system security concepts, such as SSO, VPN and encrypted data.
Ability to follow a DMAIC process – define, measure, analyze, improve, control.
Ability to contextually understand data and company’s supply chain processes.
Ability to analyze log files, data and system performance to determine root causes for problems.