Tuesday , February 7 2023

JD Careers – Manhattan Configuration Analyst

Website JD Sports

Job Description:

We are looking for a Manhattan Configuration Analyst to join the JD Manhattan Centre of Excellence, leading and supporting the design, testing, implementation and support of Manhattan Active WMS across new and existing JD Group Distribution Centres both nationally and overseas. This is a great opportunity to work with one of the biggest athleisure retailers in the world, at the cutting edge of our Supply Chain and Distribution operations including the latest robotics, automation and warehouse management systems.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Travel to sites across the network where required
  • Document changes against existing configuration, by way of matrices across multiple environments
  • Deputise for Senior Logistics Business Analyst where required
  • Provide input to test plan / scenario development and execution support where required
  • Take full ownership of request through to delivery of configuration changes
  • Support for project / business process changes within JD Logistics programmes / projects including input into business / change readiness as well as software design, development and testing
  • Perform configuration, build and maintenance for Manhattan Active
  • Managing own workload including prioritising tasks against a schedule of works
  • Collection, validation and documentation of business requirements from the business and operations teams
  • Provide Subject Matter Expert implementation support for change deployments
  • As part of a team of Manhattan Configuration Analysts and BAs, own the configuration design and documentation for Manhattan Active across the Group

Job Requirements:

  • Good understanding of logistics processes and best practices
  • Energetic, enthusiastic and self-motivated
  • Working on major WMS implementations to green field and live sites
  • Excellent problem solver
  • Excellent IT skills (MS Office inc Visio)
  • Effective cross-functionally in a changing environment
  • Able to work under extreme pressure and to tight timescales
  • JSON and APIs (SQL also desirable)
  • Excellent communicator – both written and verbal
  • Able to construct and present information in a persuasive way
  • Ability to engage with 3rd party and internal development teams as well as business stakeholders (Senior Management to Shopfloor)

Qualification & Experience:

  • Experience working with large scale Warehouse Automation and Robotics and integration to it from WMS
  • Previous Manhattan configuration experience, ideally Manhattan Active / SCPP / Open Systems or other versions

Job Details:

Company: JD Sports

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Kingsway, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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