DB Schenker, USA

Freight Forwarding Business Systems Analyst – Lakewood – USA

Job Overview

Position Description Summary

  • Responsible for planning, conducting, and directing the analysis of land, customs, air, and ocean freight forwarding business problems to be solved with automated systems.
  • Provide technical assistance in identifying, evaluating, and developing automated systems and procedures that are cost effective and meet user requirements.
  • Configure application settings and options.
  • Plan and execute unit, integration, system, and user acceptance testing.
  • Gather and document functional requirements to solve business problems.

Principal Accountabilities

  • Conduct client interviews to capture and document business requirements including rules and practices
  • Analyse and develop functional specifications
  • Perform and support Project Management activities including project planning, budgeting, status reporting, resource planning and allocation, and management of client expectations
  • Participate and lead cross-functional teams to solve business problems
  • Oversee and perform testing of automated systems including development of test plans and scenarios, conducting of user testing and business process validation
  • Perform customer and application support activities including working issues to closure and problem resolution
  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of business
  • Recommend enhancements to business practices to improve efficiencies
  • Evaluate and participate in the evaluation of new technologies
  • Ability to work on multiple projects.
  • Ability to function as a lead analyst on multi-member projects.
  • The individual in this position must be capable of performing all of the essential functions with or without a reasonable accommodation.

Knowledge & Skills

  • This is an intermediate level position.
  • Solid interpersonal communication skills, both written and verbal are required.
  • Good organizational and administrative skills are required.
  • Solid analytical skills required.
  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent strongly preferred.
  • Generally prefer 1-4 years of related experience in freight forwarding.
  • EDI experience is a plus.

Benefits

401(k), Dental, Direct Deposit, Holidays, Medical, Vision

Our offer

At DB Schenker, you are part of a global logistics network that connects the world. A network that allows you to shape your career by encouraging you to contribute and truly make a difference. With more than 76,000 colleagues worldwide, we welcome diversity and thrive on individual backgrounds, perspectives and skills. Together as one team, we are Here to move.

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DB Schenker, USA

Global Logistics Solutions & Supply Chain Management