JDA Engineer in Salisbury, MD at Vaco

Date Posted: 7/9/2019

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Job Description

Combine your technical expertise with our industry connections and you will have an advantage over your competition! Our client has an immediate opportunity for a skilled JDA Engineer. At Vaco, we advocate for you by connecting your work experience to the open job. We will promote your strengths to the manager while preparing you for that specific interview.

Our recruiters will provide you with great insight about trends in the market - keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, company culture, and growth opportunities. If you're an experienced JDA Engineer, and you want to partner with the best, apply today!

**Relocation assistance is available for this role. C2C is not available for this role.**

Responsible for the implementation and support of the Demand & Supply Planning process area solutions utilizing JDA and SAP functionality. The ability to analyze, design, test and implement systems, which enable the business community to achieve their goals and objectives, is critical to the success of this role. This position requires an individual with a deep understanding of the SCM processes/functions in JDA software and SAP, as well as key integration points with Purchasing, Customer Service, Logistics, Plant Operations, and Finance.

Principal and Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Understands business goals and requirements associated with IT strategic roadmap.
  • Researches and proposes JDA system solutions to realize business goals for strategic projects in subject area.
  • Responsible to determine system solutions to achieve goals of the IT strategic roadmap in subject area.
  • Responsible to formulate and deliver an enterprise level functional design for JDA and reporting systems in respective area.
  • Participates in Pre-Planning, Blueprinting, Realization, Final Preparation and Go-Live/Support phases of IT Strategic Roadmap projects assigned.
  • Assists and evaluates business requirements to hypothesize JDA centric business solutions.
  • Researches solutions and develops beta or pilot test configuration of proposed solutions.
  • Demonstrates beta or pilot test configurations to IT and/or business personnel to influence final design selection.
  • Completes JDA configuration to meet the design criteria for strategic projects in respective area.
  • Assists and supports the project teams to complete projects successfully.
  • Provides advanced level JDA system configuration training to internal resources.
  • Responsible to provide Level 1 & 2 system maintenance support for subject area.

Minimum Education

Bachelors degree in Information Technology, Engineering or related discipline or in the absence of a degree, related work experience may be considered.

Experience Requirements

  • 8 - 10 years experience in an Information Technology systems analysis function, working with end-users to translate business requirements into system functional specifications.
  • Guide the technical team on enhancements or reporting requirements and establish testing procedures.
  • 5 - 7 years minimum experience with JDA ESP and Demand.
  • JDA business process and configuration experience in the following modules: Demand, Demand 360, Enterprise Supply Planning.
  • Minimum of two to three, full project lifecycle implementations of JDA systems with concentration in subject modules.
  • Experience with shell scripting in a JDA environment is a plus.
  • Experienced in Organizational Change Management requirements for subject JDA modules including creation and delivery of training materials.
  • Working knowledge of Process flow tools to map business process is required to document demand and supply processes.