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Systems Analyst

Date: Jun 20, 2019

Location: Greensboro, NC, US, 27409

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently.

At XPO Logistics, cutting-edge technology drives our success and we want to put you behind the wheel. As the Systems Analyst, you will support the customer process for information systems and develop, test and document application projects, application support and enhancement requests. If you’re excited about the challenge of working for a global company and have the determination, drive and experience to get results, we have an opportunity for you to grow with 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 more.

 

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Write specifications for new developments and system enhancements
  • Analyze client requirements, determine fit and customizations, develop proposals and develop supporting data for cost estimates
  • Present XPO’s capabilities and solutions to prospective clients
  • Provide support for the project manager for systems implementations and upgrades; provide ongoing support as needed
  • Support implementations by developing/documenting 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
  • Conduct 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 or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 2 years of experience with systems development and implementation
  • Implementation and support experience with web-based applications such as Exceed 4000, order management applications, LPS 2000, ConnectShip, ChainLink, i2s transportation suite, 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 design

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Strong time and project management skills with the ability to multitask and prioritize workloads
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; able to present clean, organized and thorough information and data appropriate for intended audience

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