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IT Business Analyst

Date: Jan 11, 2019

Location: Portland, OR, US, 97206

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently.

You’re excited by the challenge of connecting with clients, building relationships, and seizing opportunities. At XPO Logistics, we look for employees who like a challenge and can communicate effectively in all situations.  As the Business Analyst, you will support the information systems component of the company’s business.

We will give you the tools, support, and resources to grow as a professional and 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:

  • Perform IT service management processes
  • Perform project and change management duties
  • Foster and maintain ongoing client relationships
  • Configure systems
  • Write specifications for new development and system enhancements
  • Perform and coordinate quality assurance testing

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • 3 or more years of experience in developing and implementing Warehouse Management Systems (WMS)
  • Implementation and support experience with web-based applications, WMS, transportation management systems (TMS) and small parcel shipment systems
  • Expertise and experience in at least one of the following business disciplines: supply chain management, warehousing, transportation, or distribution
  • Knowledge of formal systems development methodologies
  • Experience following formal project management practices
  • Thorough understanding of current information technologies such as client/server, relational databases, web-based systems and object-oriented design
  • Ability to use SQL for data analysis, extraction, troubleshooting and reporting
  • Excellent planning, client support, and organizational skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Availability to travel domestically up to 25% of the time depending on project status and business needs

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Master’s degree

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.


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