Connexion Systems and Engineering, your Boston staffing experts, would like to provide you with details about this new opportunity as we are seeking individuals with the following skills:
Sr. Rail Analyst
Position is based out of Springdale, AR with business users located in Dakota Dunes, SD. Travel will be planned out and consultant will split time between Springdale and Dakota Dunes.
North American rail operations
Project Cost/Benefit Analysis - Support budget approval process for project
Systems Architect - Support definition of system landscape diagram
Questions (Must answer YES to ALL):
Do you have experience in North American rail operations, with understanding of private fleet managment, rail rating, load building, etc.
Do you have experience with rail track and trace solutions?
Do you have experience integrating to SAP?
Seeking a senior rail analyst to help replace our 20+ year old RailMax instance with a new cloud-based track & trace and rail fleet management solution. Client has already finalized a RFP and selected Quality Transportation Service (QTS) as our desired solution. Duties will include 1) working with the direct business group to finalize the scope and value statements; 2) ensure alignment of the defined scope with cross-functional teams such as Transportation Systems, IT Transportation, IS Security, IS Architecture, and the overall business strategy; 3) generate budget approval documents with backup and work with Transportation Accounting to initiate the project approval and funding request; 4) upon final approval, transition into project analyst mode to work through solution design, build, and implementation. The initial scope of this project is to include shipment track & trace, private rail car management (leases, maintenance, & tracking), rate procurement & storage, customer detention invoicing, & demurrage tracking. QTS is a SaaS platform; therefore, this position will be predominantly focused on integrating into the existing ecosystem.
• Project Initiation Activities
o Coordinate engagement between client IT, client Transportation Systems, client Export/Rail, QTS, and other cross-functional client groups
o Finalize to-be system landscape diagram
o Finalize executive summary and budget approval documentation
o Follow and report-out on budget approval process
• Active Project Activities
o Lead analysis/design/configuration/testing efforts for integration of QTS into the client ecosystem
o Write Functional Specification Documents
o Work with the development team to build Snap Logic integrations
o Assist in testing efforts
? Identify areas for testing
? Write test cases
? Defect management
Date Posted: 7/11/2019
Hiring Organization: Connexion Systems & Engineering
Job Title: Sr Rail Analyst
Location: Springdale, AR
Employment Type: Full Time, Contract
Pay Range: 75-90/hr.
Duration: 12 months
Job #: bh10192
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