City
Lyndhurst

State
NJ

Job Type
Temp-to-Permanent

Job Description
BCTG's direct client is looking for a WMS Applications Manager to integrate a new brand acquisition into existing WMS tools and develop a long-term WMS approach for the combined entity. This person will lead the activities for analysis, design, development, testing, training and implementation WMS and related logistics projects. Must have robust functional and technical understanding of Warehouse operations, processes and data flow with host systems. Must be familiar with SDLC approaches and documentation requirements for SOX compliance. This individual will be a thought leader and will help provide maintenance and production support of existing capabilities and integrations

Position Responsibilities:
  • Leverage experience to act as chief engineer of the WMS environment and the integration to the material handling and ERP systems
  • Manage a team of internal and external development resources
  • Manage the analysis, design, development, testing, training and implementation of project objectives and business requirements
  • Collaborate with analysts, designers, and system owners in the testing of new software programs and applications
  • Review and analyze existing applications’ effectiveness and efficiency, and then develop strategies for improving or leveraging these systems
  • Develop, maintain and support in-house custom applications
  • Follow the required system development life cycle
  • Effectively balance strategic objectives while delivering tactical solutions
  • Ability to interact with all levels of management
  • Strong communication, interpersonal and problem solving skills
Position Requirements:
  • 5-8 years of WMS Application Development experience with any Tier 1 WMS. (Manhattan Open Source, JDA or High Jump)
  • Retail Industry experience preferred
  • Experience using MS SQL Server 2016 or equivalent
  • BA/BS degree is required – Or the equivalent in work experience
  • Demonstrated Proficiency in writing SQL queries to analyze data and provide guidance to the development team on system design activities and issue resolution
  • Experience managing source code repository and maintaining a version control system (experience with Aldon or TFS a plus)
  • Effective time management and organization skills
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
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