CURRENT JOB SELECTION
Texas, Fort Worth-Arlington
Location: Fort Worth, Texas
We have a new job opening for a fulltime EDI Developer to work onsite at our client's headquarters in Fort Worth, TX. The EDI Developer is competent to work at the highest level of technical complexity under broad direction on EDI projects and/or programs. The EDI Developer is accountable for information and data gathering, implementing, testing, and documenting EDI projects/implementations for new or existing Trading Partners. This role is also responsible for development and support of EDI integration to ERP system.
o Interacting with customers and/or suppliers for requirements gathering, design and implementation of EDI Transactions.
o Use EDI Mapping tool to convert project and EDI specifications into maps that will produce files which integrate with existing ERP system.
o Eliminates errors before moving project to Quality Assurance by testing and debugging programs or maps when necessary.
o Maintains and enhances existing application programs or EDI maps by continually improving understanding of user's needs and how the system can better support the user.
o Understands current operating procedures by consulting with users and reviewing project objectives.
o Completes project assignments in a timely manner by receiving directions and project assignment priority from EDI Manager.
o Ensures a timely progression of project completion by coordinating testing activities, including test data and results, with Quality Assurance.
o Develops or updates programs (when necessary) that run efficiently and adhere to our standards by minimizing excess overhead in applications and re-using code and coding techniques.
o Ensures long term maintainability of the system by documenting project according to our guidelines.
o Provides resolutions to problems by taking the initiative to use all resources available for research.
o Provides EDI support on a 24-hour basis by participating in the Programmer of the Week (POW) rotation (on call).
o 4-7 years of EDI development experience.
o Working knowledge of EDI documents and document standards (ex. X12, EDIFACT, XML, and Flat files) required.
o Strong understanding and background in how Databases work (preferably Oracle DB).
o Experience with SQL, PLSQL or JAVA a plus.
o Knowledge of IBM B2BI or other mapping/translator tools.
o Knowledge of UNIX a plus.
o High School Diploma or GED required. A Bachelor's Degree in computer science preferred; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
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