Transportation Systems Analyst

Dublin South
€70,000 + Bonus + Pension

Our client is a European logistics and technical services specialist for data centres. Our client's mission is to deliver and install Europe’s data centres with precision and care. We achieve this by focusing on our team and our services: We are recruiting an experienced Transportation System Analyst to join our Operations Team in Dublin or Frankfurt.

The role of the Transportation System Analyst is to support our European Road Transport Operations, External Development Support, and internal IT Development teams to ensure that business requirements are properly configured within the TMS software package. The Transportation Systems Analyst is responsible for ensuring user profiles, master data and routings are loaded in the system, troubleshooting any issues related to Load Planning, Load Tendering, In-Transit Visibility and Freight Settlement, providing overall First-level support and internal training on all TMS issues. The Transportation Systems Analyst is also responsible for reporting of operations activity, including KPIs, on a regular basis.

Role Requirements & Responsibilities

  • Perform functional configuration and maintenance (including user profiles, Carrier Profiles, Master Data, Lanes etc.).
  • Collaborate with IT teams, Implementation Consultants, and Business Stakeholders to capture exact functional and non-functional requirements.
  • Participates and assists in product strategy and roadmap planning
  • Participates in creating and establishing standards, best practices, governance, and patterns.
  • Provides input on System Integration, User Acceptance and Performance test plans for accuracy and completeness.
  • Recommends product process improvements that increase efficiency and quality of work.
  • Consults on complex product issues and design considerations.
  • Contributes to the generation of end-user application training material.
  • Assist in Vendor and Carrier Onboarding process.
  • Assist in training ‘Vendor and Carrier’ users on the TMS application.
  • Participates in deployment and release planning activities.
  • Supports troubleshooting issues encountered during the communication of Vendor EDIs (753, 754) and Carrier EDIs (204, 990, 214 and 210).
  • Maintains timely communication with application end users on planned outages and planned deployment activities.
  • Assists in testing and validating product patches / new configurations within the application.
  • Assists in generating the KPI reports out of TMS.

Candidate Requirements

  • Ability to be flexible in respect of work standards and demands.
  • Capable of working under pressure and to strict deadlines.
  • Proven ability to complete tasks. Resilient and able to deal with changing priorities.
  • The successful candidate will be required to possess and demonstrate:
  • Three years of experience with implementing TMS systems.
  • Three years of functional and technical design experience.
  • Three years experience with Transportation / Logistics Operations.
  • Three years of experience leading industry TMS solutions.
  • Able to work effectively and produce consistent results with a minimum of supervision.
  • Broad experience with Supply Chain and Enterprise Application Systems and Solutions.
  • Experience with Transportation and Supply Chain EDI documents and solutions.
  • Strong process analysis and problem-solving skills.
  • Able to impart knowledge to the wider transportation team.

Full-Time Permanent, Hybrid Working

Salary - €50,000 - €70,000 (DOE), Performance-based bonus, Company pension plan, Sports & social club, Hybrid working environment, opportunities for continuing professional development will also be provided.

For a confidential discussion on this or any other current opportunity please contact David Donegan