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Long Beach, California - USD Full Time Posted: Saturday, 12 January 2019
Job Description EDI Integration Technical Specialist
Our client is currently recruiting an EDI specialist's main function is to analyze, design, develop, implement and support EDI-related components for the VLS IT organization. They are responsible for analyzing business problems and developing specifications for enhancements and extensions to EDI services, including application interfaces, mappings and business processes. They perform EDI testing, implementation, and upgrades. Additionally, the EDI specialist serves as the primary link between the business, customers, and trading partners; they work with trading partners, customers, and business users to determine requirements and develop guidelines and specifications for data exchange.

The EDI specialist's day-to-day responsibilities include establishing contact with trading partners, application system support staff, and support of the company EDI platform (Sterling Business Integrator).

The EDI specialist position require a bachelor's degree or experience in a relevant discipline and at least 5 years of industry experience working with EDI technologies.
Job Responsibilities:
  1. Analysis, design, and testing of EDI System components
  2. Coordinate, support and lead technical services in company EDI implementation projects
  3. Maintenance and support of the EDI System
  4. Test, implement and maintain EDI messages and transactions
  5. Analyze, design and develop specifications for enhancements and extensions to EDI application interfaces and maps
  6. Troubleshoots EDI messages or transaction errors
  7. Communicate with management and/or team members on the status of projects and activities, including completion of Project Status and Incident report updates in the TeamHeadQuarters (THQ) system
  8. Assist in the development and maintenance of procedure manuals and guidelines.

Organizational Responsibilities:

Comply at all times with Company policies including, but not limited to, those contained in the Employee Handbook.

Communicate in a clear and direct manner through the spoken and written word so as to contribute to a positive working environment; listen well.

Seek to improve existing procedures in order to increase productivity and/or revenue.

Take action in solving problems while exhibiting judgment and a realistic understanding of issues; use reason; be open to change.

Organize and plan workloads and develop realistic action plans so as to achieve objectives; display commitment to individual, departmental, and company objectives.

Minimum Bachelor's Degree or MBA or other Advanced Degree
Bachelor degree in computer systems or information systems management related majors
At least 5 years hands on experience with IBM Sterling B2B Integrator:
  1. Development tools, maps, interfaces, BPs, MailBox, Archival
  2. Troubleshoot performance issue, Restart/Recovery, Communication Protocols, UNIX
  3. Familiarity with clustered node for fail-over and load-balancing support over Linux and VMware environments
5 + years working experience with EDI projects. Logistics industry experience, Understanding and familiarity with the shipping industry standard EDI transactions is preferred, Experience with Overseas related p
Microsoft Windows (MS Office Other: IBM Sterling platform, integration experience with various formats eg XML, EDIFACT, ANSI X12, CSV

Fluency in written and verbal English,Excellent interpersonal and multitasking skills, Strong analytical and communication skills, including the ability to read and understand complex documents and procedures Other language(s), specify: Spanish
Ability to constantly operate a computer/keyboard and other office machinery such as a printer, copier, calculator, etc. . Ability to travel 10% of the time

Long Beach, California, United States of America
1/12/2019 4:33:20 AM

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