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Deployment Analyst

Requisition Id:  60375
Business Unit:  Supply Chain

Greensboro, NC, US, 27410

Logistics done differently.
At XPO Logistics, we know that cutting-edge technology drives our success and we want to put you behind the wheel. As the IT Infrastructure Site Deployment Analyst, you will be responsible for the successful delivery of IT infrastructure site projects at locations where the mass movement of freight is the primary function of the facility (warehouses, plants, and factories). You will ensure that high-quality site infrastructure projects are delivered on time and meet the requirements of the client. If you’re ready for the challenge of working for a global company, we have the opportunity for you 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:

  • Work cross-functionally to plan site IT deployment projects and activities; execute IT infrastructure deployment activities associated with IT projects, site expansions, and new startups or site decommissioning
  • Create site IT project plans and validate that business requirements are accurate
  • Communicate weekly project status reports to the Site Deployment Manager, IT and business leaders; manage project issues and concerns while recommending and implementing corrective actions
  • Ensure IT equipment is procured
  • Stage and configure switches, routers, printers, Access Points, desktops, and other infrastructure components for site IT projects; install configuration files, operating system (OS), and applications on site infrastructure equipment including laptops, hardware, RF guns, etc.
  • Test infrastructure equipment to ensure operational readiness and customer acceptance; provide onsite operational support of the infrastructure during go-live
  • Schedule and execute site decommissioning activities including the e-waste of surplus equipment; maintain inventory stock levels, and perform visual inspections and minor hardware repairs

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in IT field, or 5 years of experience delivering IT infrastructure projects/skills
  • 5 years of experience with IT deployment activities
  • Demonstrable success executing IT infrastructure projects
  • Advanced understanding of IT infrastructure technologies (switches, PCs, APs, printers) and connectivity methods (copper and fiber cabling); IT infrastructure staging and equipment configuration processes and procedures (imaging PCs, configuring printers, loading routers)
  • Availability to travel 50% of the time

It’d be great if you also have:

  • 2 years of experience in planning and delivering IT infrastructure projects
  • Strong interpersonal and collaborative skills
  • Excellent customer service, and verbal and written communication skills; able to present clean, organized, and thorough information and data appropriate for intended audience
  • Strong attention to detail and follow-up skills with ability to identify and resolve problems
  • Ability to prioritize and work with internal and external teams to meet project objectives
  • Self-motivated and able to work well with minimal supervision or in a team environment; consult with team members and management as needed

Be part of something big. #LI-LC1

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: Greensboro