Systems Analyst Associate


Logistics done differently.

You are always looking for a better, more efficient way to improve productivity. XPO logistics is looking for people who can effectively incorporate strategies to help people work smarter. As the Systems Analyst Associate, you will be responsible for supporting the customer process for the information systems component of XPO. You will write specifications for new development and system enhancements, perform integrated quality assurance testing, configure systems, and support client relationship management processes. On our team, you’ll have the support to excel at work, and the resources 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:

  • Participate in the company’s development process to analyze client requirements, determine fit and customizations, develop proposals, and develop supporting data for cost estimates
  • Support project manager for system implementations, upgrades, and continued support including documenting implementation plans, configuring systems, and training users
  • Develop detailed functional specifications for modifications, defect corrections, enhancements, and user documentation
  • Perform process and data modeling
  • Work with end users to perform user acceptance testing on system changes before they are released; provide training to power users in system use
  • Provide site support to distribution centers and operations center in system configuration
  • Provide level 2 support to resolve data-related problems with logistics information systems

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree in information technology or related field
  • Availability to travel up to 25% of the time

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Master’s degree in computer science or related field
  • Experience with formal project management practices
  • Knowledge of formal systems development methodologies
  • Understanding of current information systems technologies such as client/server, relational databases, web-based systems, and object-oriented design
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational and time management skills with ability to multitask and manage customer expectations

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.

Company
XPO Logistics
Posted
09/19/2018
Type
Full time
Location
High Point, NC 27265, US