Sr. EDI Business Analyst

Sr. EDI Business Analyst

Requisition Id: 51710

Business Unit: Corporate


North Richland Hills, TX, US, 76180

Logistics done differently.

You are always looking for a better, more efficient way to do things. At XPO Logistics, we are looking for people who can effectively identify strategies to help people and systems work smarter. As the Senior EDI Business Analyst (IT), you will establish and support B2B (business to business) solutions that enable the full lifecycle relationship between XPO, our customers, and 3rd party logistics providers. If you're looking to grow your career—to go bigger and better—we have an opportunity for you at XPO.

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability, and the opportunity to participate in a company incentive plan.

What you'll do on a typical day:

* Perform system configuration, mapping, testing, and management of EDI transactions and processes for new and existing customers

* Act as liaison between customers, 3rd party logistics providers, and/or trading partners and internal departments to implement EDI applications and enhancements

* Function as the subject matter expert on XPO operations on a self-directed applications support team

* Research and track data through multiple systems to ensure that data moves successfully between our systems and our customers' systems

* Analyze data, research electronic data interchange, and troubleshoot systems and applications to diagnose issues and determine solutions

* Guide prioritization of requirements based on business value, risk, architectural significance, and other drivers

* Develop and maintain training materials and systems documentation; participate in team reviews of requirement documents, design documents, and work products

* Assist with project management duties including status reports, estimating work efforts, and planning work assignments

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you'll need:

* Bachelor's degree in Business, Supply Chain Management, or technical area; or equivalent combination of education, experience, and training

* 7 years of cross-functional business experience including EDI system configuration and mapping, business analysis, IT solutions development, and customer relationships

* Experience on an EDI translator

* Working knowledge of IT software and application development methodologies, and project management methodologies

* Availability for 24/7 on-call application support, as needed; occasional travel

It'd be great if you also have:

* Experience on mainframe and COBOL; with SpecBuilder and Sentinel; mainframe Gentran 6.0 and/or Sterling Integrator

* Knowledge of transportation, logistics, and supply chain management

* Ability to provide guidance in agile development methodology

* Excellent verbal and written communication skills; able to present clean, organized, and thorough information and data appropriate for intended audience

* Effective listening, interviewing, and facilitation skills

* Self-motivated and able to work well with minimal supervision or in a team environment

* Strong project and time management skills with ability to organize, negotiate, and prioritize work

Be part of something big.

XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oréal, Toyota and many others. We're the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we're just getting started.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran, or other protected status.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Nearest Major Market: Dallas

Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth