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Senior Solutions Analyst, Automotive - Logistics

We are seeking a motivated IT professional to join our team as a Sr Solutions Analyst based out of Auburn Hills, MI. In this role, you will play a vital part in coordinating and implementing IT solutions for our organization. Join our dynamic team and contribute to our company's success by leveraging your IT expertise and project management skills to drive efficiency and innovation within our organization.

About the Role

How you will contribute

  • Organize and/or attend customer/internal meetings to help ascertain IT requirements as required by plant management.
  • Support of new internal/external customer functionality requests at multiple locations.
  • Develop scope, manage, and prioritize site IT Projects to ensure delivery on time and on budget.
  • Develop SME skills in internal WMS application. Analyze customer requests versus system capabilities, developing functional requirements and oversee SDLC process to deliver enhancements to customer facilities.
  • Budget administration and advisory responsibility for the IT capital and operational expenditure and facilitate IT purchasing and leasing.
  • Prepare risk assessments (FMEAs) and review with core IT teams.
  • Assist in RFQ (Request for Quote) submissions by providing analysis to determine software processes and hardware requirements.
  • Assist with customer presentations which demonstrate syncreon IT processes and software capabilities.
  • Other duties as assigned


Your Key Qualifications

  • Minimum of a community college diploma, university degree preferred.
  • Able to solve complex problems down to their constituent elements, formulate and evaluate a range of alternative solutions.
  • Must have excellent conceptual design skills – an instinctive feel for which solutions ‘fit’ and which need rethinking.
  • Strong on customer service orientation.
  • Automotive operational or logistics experience is a benefit.
  • Experience with implementing, configuring and maintaining ERP/WMS software applications.
  • Experience and/or knowledge of ITIL, COBIT, ISO, TS.
  • Project Management Methodologies is a plus.
  • Must have a proven background in database technologies including Oracle or SQL Server, SQL*Plus and PL/SQL, MS Access.
  • Willingness to travel up to 15-20%. Travel is primarily domestic, with possibility for some international.

DP World offers exciting and challenging roles within a growing international organization. We strive to hire and develop the right people, locally and globally; stimulating personal growth and self-development within an informal atmosphere. We offer a market competitive compensation package.

About DP World
We are the leading provider of worldwide smart end-to-end supply chain logistics, enabling the flow of trade across the globe. Our comprehensive range of products and services covers every link of the integrated supply chain – from maritime and inland terminals to marine services and industrial parks as well as technology-driven customer solutions. Both syncreon and Imperial are part of our family. 
We deliver these services through an interconnected global network of 295 business units in 78 countries across six continents, with a significant presence both in high-growth and mature markets. Wherever we operate, we integrate sustainability and responsible corporate citizenship into our activities, striving for a positive contribution to the economies and communities where we live and work. 

Our dedicated, diverse and professional team of more than 97,657 from 158 nationalities are committed to delivering unrivalled value to our customers and partners. We do this by focusing on mutually beneficial relationships – with governments, shippers, traders, and other stakeholders along the global supply chain – relationships built on a foundation of mutual trust and enduring partnership. 

We think ahead, anticipate change and deploy industry-leading digital technology to further broaden our vision to disrupt world trade and create the smartest, most efficient and innovative solutions, while ensuring a positive and sustainable impact on economies, societies and our planet.

DP World is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO). We strongly believe that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success and we make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We welcome applications from all members of society irrespective of age, gender, disability, race, religion or belief.
By submitting your resume and application information, you authorize DP World to transmit and store your information in the world-wide recruitment database, and to circulate that information as necessary for the purpose of evaluating your qualifications for this or other job vacancies.

Nearest Major Market: Detroit

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