EDI Specialist

Country
USA
City
Gastonia
Section
Information Technology
Level
Professionals
Contract type
Permanent

Your challenge

The EDI Specialist is responsible for the support and execution of EDI mapping activities mainly the area of Sales & Distribution or other business required areas utilizing EDI technologies. The position is a core member of the USA SD/ EDI Team.

 

Implementation Services

  • Executes Project tasks assigned i.e. developing EDI mapping spec’s, gap analysis, programming, configuration of EDI Axway or similar EDI platform

 

Support Services

  • Analyzes EDI & translation issues and provides independent solutions.
  • Review of functional testing for new or changed transactions, system upgrades and system enhancements.
  • Collaborating with internal/external customers, business units, and other IT groups to identify requirements, assess available technologies, and translate requirements into solutions.
  • Tracks and logs EDI data for resend and exception processing
  • Monitoring EDI-System and connected Sub-Systems
  • Coordination of external EDI Service Providers
  • Handle incident management and change management through help desk process.

 

IT Knowledge Management

  • Responsible for the development of documentation for internal processes, technical, and non-technical documentation.
  • Conduct knowledge sharing session with internal stake holders or external stake holders whenever necessary and requested.

Your profile

Education:

  • Bachelors in Computer Science or bachelor’s degree in relevant field.

    Experience: 

  • 5+ years of relevant IT and EDI experience
  • Experienced working in an international, multi-cultural team with offshore programming resources.

Required Skills:

  • Familiar with EDI Translator formats, processes and standards
  • Axway TSIM 3.7 or similar translator products
  • General Linux/ UNIX commands and scripting
  • EDI standard formats, such as ANSI X12, EDIFACT for business transactions such as orders, invoices, etc.
  • Mapping to and from the EDI standard and SAP’s IDOC formats and reports, as well as able to code for proprietary formats and flat files.
  • Familiar with setting up communication protocols such as FTP, various secured FTPs, AS2 along with related scripting on Linux/ Unix.
  • Excellent verbal, written and presentation communication skills
  • Strong documentation skills
  • Willing and able to travel up to 10%

Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • Automotive/Manufacturing environment experience
  • SAP experience

Are you full of ideas? Are you keen to take on responsibility and really achieve something? Then our doors are open to you. This is a company that lives out its values, gives people the freedom to use their own initiative, offers many development opportunities and many exciting projects – all of which awaits you here.