Location: Hillsboro, OR
As a (WMS) Product Analyst you will work towards enabling strategic enterprise capabilities across our global distribution center network. If you’re experienced with warehouse management systems, distribution centers, and know your way around SQL, we would love to talk with you! Please send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. We value and encourage diversity in the workplace and women, minorities, and veterans are highly encouraged to apply. Thank you.
Job Type: Contract
More about this role:
You will support initiatives that enable us to increase productivity, realize efficiencies and build profitable customer experiences. We bring together technology and process expertise into one streamlined, consumer and customer-oriented team. Further, we're looking for people who are passionate about the world of value-driven solution delivery and support. In addition, you'll get to work within and alongside truly talented and cross-functional business and technology teams across the globe and help them enhance their performance by promoting collaboration and innovation.
In this role, you will:
-Be a member of an 8-10-person Agile Delivery Team that will utilize Agile principles.
-Participate in Program Increment (PI) planning sessions with the team’s Product Owner, Scrum Master, and other Product Analysts to understand the business vision and create plans and objectives for the upcoming PI.
-Work with the team during the PI on the backlog of work for each iteration delivering value in 2-week Agile Sprints.
-Have the technical capability, or are willing to learn, within each Sprint to:
---Deploy Manhattan WMOS to new and existing DCs.
---Utilize the Manhattan WMOS capabilities and customizations to deliver solutions for Business needs.
---Perform configuration within Manhattan WMOS 2017 package.
---Work with Manhattan associates to lead the design and development of new capabilities.
---Work with enterprise and solution architecture to deliver solutions that are compliant to next generation architecture.
---Serve as an escalation point and a subject matter expert to resolve business critical issues when needed.
---Perform functional testing of the WMS.
---Coordinate with other Agile Delivery teams to produce the successful implementation of end-to-end solutions via an Agile Release Train.
---Create technical documentation and system diagrams to document any enhancements to the product.
---Demo to the business team all work delivered within each Sprint.
---Participate in a retrospective at the end of the PI to determine ways to continuously improve.
---Ensure standards, processes, and policies are followed. Apply global process standards to regional technology solutions.
What We’re Looking For
-Ability to reside or commute to the beautiful Greater Portland area in Oregon. We are located on the border of Beaverton and Hillsboro, OR.
-Exhibit the qualities of situational leadership as well as someone who can work with a team and pull the team forward to deliver business value.
-Be a self-starter who can learn on the job.
-A growth mindset and passion for lean and agile processes.
-Ability to adapt communication style across cultures.
-Must have experience with Distribution Centers and Warehouse Management Systems.
-Possess SQL skills of database query and data analysis
-Basic knowledge of system integration concepts.
-Excellent analytical skills and the ability to translate business functionality and opportunities into clear, precise and easy-to-read functional specifications.
-Strong business acumen to quickly learn new business processes and understand how technology can support the business in achieving revenue and profit goals.
-Proven ability to pull a diverse group of individuals with different goals together and facilitate productive discussions.
-Flexible, ability to deal with ambiguity, and a demonstrated desire for continuous personal growth.
-Excellent verbal and written communication and collaboration skills to effectively communicate with both business and technical IT teams.