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Manhattan Active Transportation Management Solution Architect/Functional Consultant/ Sr Consultant /Principal

Position Type

Full Time

Travel Required

Need Based, if any


Various Locations in US




Full Time

Education Level

Bachelor's Degree

Spinnaker SCA has several immediate openings for a Manhattan Active Transportation Management Solution Architect/Functional Consultant/ Sr Consultant /Principal

Job Description: Manhattan Transportation Management

Consultant role is to identify and understand our clients’ business requirements, and appropriately match that with an appropriate technical solution. The Implementation Consultant will work closely with the client team to identify the most appropriate solutions among several alternatives and produce related documentation. The Consultant is a key member of the project team and must participate at times in coding, testing, and analyzing associated software programs and applications.


  • Serve as the subject matter expert on Manhattan Associates (MA) Transportation Management System (TM Active), based on an in-depth knowledge of application features/functions and the unique business requirements of the client.

  • Provide subject matter expertise to guide Client to best practices to optimize use of MA TMS

  • Play an active role in discovery and design to aide and/or facilitate gather inputs on Client side to align design perspective

  • Provide guidance/best practices for Proactive and Extension development

  • Use this expertise to understand the requirements expressed by the business, translate the requirements into solutions, and work with the business colleagues to manage the resulting change.

  • Prior Operations Experience crucial, candidate must be able to manage implementation from business operations standpoint and also has application knowledge.

  • Delivering business results that reflects creative thinking, problem solving, individual initiative and the following abilities:

  • Managing requirement documents, issues list, and providing project status updates.

  • Identify functional and technical requirements of the MA TMS Active application for retail, ecommerce, and wholesale distribution channels.

  • Have a basic understanding of operational processes, business processes and information flows required to produce an effective supply chain.

  • Review integration mapping documents and validate integration testing results are as expected.

  • Manage and produce the basic functional and technical design documents.

  • Validate basic Technical Design documents in collaboration with developers.

  • Facilitate and support functional acceptance testing: test plan, test data, expected results and acceptance criteria.

  • Engaging in a contributor role to practice growth through white paper, case study, proposal, and statement of work development.

  • Building solid and collaborative relationships with team members, foster a productive teamwork environment, leverage diverse views to encourage innovation and help develop and grow team members throughout the course of every engagement by providing timely meaningful written and verbal feedback.

Experience & Skills:

  • Full capability to engage with all MA TMS Active functionality at a Super User level

  • 5+ year experience in Consulting or Industry

  • Transportation Operations Experience

  • TMS expert- ideally for retail and/or even cross industry

  • Experience with Manhattan TMS and Active TMS preferred

  • Needs functional depth with enough technical acumen to help guide solution path specific to provide insights to gap resolution

  • Strong Functional knowledge of supply chain Transportation/Logistics with focus on distribution applications

  • Hand on working experience with MA Active Transportation Management Modules

  • Implementations, Upgrades, optimization experience with MA Active TM Suite

  • Experience/hands on project experience – Design, configuration, implementation, training, post support

  • Trouble shooting issues, ability to measure key transportation management metrics, identify opportunities vs risks

  • Use of technique and skill set of Manhattan Associates

  • Works directly with the customer project team (primarily on site) during configuration, testing, training, and implementation phases.

  • Troubleshoots and resolves issues that arise during the implementation.

  • Works independently on smaller, moderately complex projects/assignments that have direct impact on project results and client success.

  • Works with customer to test and implement interfaces between MA products or external systems.

  • Captures and escalates project issues with clear and accurate details.

  • Facilitates design for client specific enhancements.

  • Performs professional level work that typically requires processing and interpreting basic issues.

  • Identifies problems and suggests possible solutions and takes appropriate action to resolve.

  • Plans basic aspects of work within specified deadlines with some need to change the priorities.

  • Has basic knowledge of supply chain solutions and processes.

  • Experience Level: Min 5+ Years of Manhattan Active TMS, Direct implementation experience with cloud-native Manhattan Active TMS

  • Job Function: Manhattan Transportation Management Solution Architect/Sr Consultant

  • Min Degree: Bachelor’s in engineering or information systems or equivalent work experience

  • Preferred Degree: BS/BA or higher in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Distribution Ops leadership / Logistics or Supply Chain or related discipline

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