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Senior Systems Analyst

Date: Aug 1, 2019

Location: Greensboro, NC, US, 27410

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently.

Transport Topics ranked XPO Logistics #1 out of the top 50 logistics companies in North America, and Forbes named us one of America’s best employers. At XPO, we invest over $450 million in technology every year so that we can continue to develop state-of-the-art solutions for our customers. As the Senior Systems Analyst, you will support the customer process for the information systems component of our business. On our team, you’ll have the support to excel at work and the resources to build a career you can be proud of.

 

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 more.

 

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Write specifications for new developments and system enhancements
  • Support project manager for system implementations and upgrades, and provide ongoing support
  • Analyze client requirements, determine fit and customizations, develop proposals and supporting data for cost estimates, and present XPO’s capabilities and solutions to client prospects
  • Support implementations by developing documented implementation plans, configuring systems, training users and providing post-implementation support
  • Develop detailed functional specifications for modifications, defect corrections, enhancements and user documentation
  • Perform process and data modeling
  • Perform integrated quality assurance testing on system changes before they are released to key users

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you'll need:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • 3 years of experience with systems development and implementation
  • Implementation and support experience with web-based applications (EXceed. 4000) order management applications (LPS 2000, ConnectShip ChainLink., i2s transportation suite or Logility Voyager, etc.)
  • Experience with formal project management practices
  • Experience in at least one of the following business disciplines: supply chain management, warehousing, transportation or distribution
  • Knowledge of formal systems development methodologies
  • Understanding of current information systems technologies such as client/server, relational databases, web-based systems and object-oriented designs

Be part of something big.

 

XPO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work.

 

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: Greensboro