HELP US SOLVE OUR Blue Yonder WMS TEAM PUZZLE


We assist 3PL’s, manufacturers, and traders across Europe with the design, customisation, implementation, testing, and support of their Blue Yonder systems.

Additionally, we have the largest team of Blue Yonder WMS experts in western Europe. Besides, all our experts are skilled in 3 disciplines: consulting, developing, and supporting.

Next to that, they all have a strong affinity with both ICT and Logistics. Their roles switch when needed or desired.

In this way, we build flexible, small teams, who help translate business requirements into real-world IT solutions. When the design is ready, the teams build and support the implemented solutions.


Blue Yonder CONSULTANT


You are the "Jack of all Trades" as a starting consultant at Starware! You had a taste of consulting, developing, and supporting in your previous work experience and you recognise yourself in at least 70% of the statements below.




DOES THIS SOUND LIKE YOU?


  • You have basic knowledge of logistics terms and concepts.

  • You have basic knowledge of theBlue Yonder WMS system & can configure basic elements in the WMS.

  • Able to create basic configuration setup in Blue Yonder and low impact changes.

  • Can create solutions using (and combining) the standard functionality of the different components of the Blue Yonder WMS platform.

  • Can perform basic key user actions in Blue Yonder like processing and inbound and outbound order.

  • You design processes and write a small FTD based on customer requirements for a small scope.

  • Can read and write (a little) MOCA, JAVA, Jasper Reports, SQL and integrator.

  • Able to create reports, interfaces and labels in integrator & create test scenarios for small changes or configurations.

  • Can write a simple test script and are able to execute and document these tests.

  • Able to use basic tracing and troubleshooting tools to identify problems.


CAREER GROWTH

To provide you with a simple and transparent career growth path at Starware, we have developed an internal structure with 3-4 levels for each position.

Your first months of your journey with Starware as a general Consultant, your aim is to form a good base knowledge by learning about our processes, clients and products, and specifically the Blue Yonder WMS.

Once you have a solid knowledge of the Blue Yonder WMS and several years of experience in analysis, configuration, development, testing & documenting, you can grow into the Advanced Blue Yonder Consultant Role. This means that you should be able to work autonomously on the design, configuration, development and testing of the Blue Yonder WMS, be fluent in writing MOCA and Java code and be able to create complex reports, interfaces in integrator and labels, among other things.

When you are ready to “level up” again, you will be given the chance to specialise in one of the areas mentioned below.


Ready for the challenge?

Apply now!


SPECIALISE IN ONE OF THESE AREAS



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Blue Yonder FUNCTIONAL DESIGNER


As a Blue Yonder WMS Functional Designer  you are responsible for a functional Blue Yonder warehouse management system design, technical configuration, and integration at the Starware’s clients’ bases.

In this role, you get to learn about the different warehouse processes. Not to mention that you learn something new every day as you get to explore the diverse variety of logistics organisations.


DOES THIS SOUND LIKE YOU?

You are a (Blue Yonder) WMS enthusiast with a desire to always find the best solution. Additionally, you love to challenge and to be challenged. You are willing to personally travel to the client (sometimes abroad) to ensure the best delivery of the Blue Yonder solution.

Furthermore, you are familiar with writing ad hoc SQL queries to pull data for analysis & reading SQL Trace files. Ideally, you have experience working in the supply chain warehousing industry & have knowledge of the Blue Yonder WMS configuration.




WHAT WILL YOU DO?


  • Work closely with the business to enhance the Blue Yonder solution design.

  • Define the needed customisations to the standard Blue Yonder product.

  • Support the business with Blue Yonder testing and testing scenarios.

  • Document the Blue Yonder solution or design in English.

  • Setting up the Blue Yonder WMS with all warehouse flows defined using the master data, locations, and item information.

  • Setting up areas and work zones setting up the integrator to enable EDI messaging, Blue Yonder EMS for Alerting, and RDT for handhelds.

  • Performing a GAP Analysis in order to find out the gaps between the requirements and the Blue Yonder WMS product.



Blue Yonder DEVELOPER


As a Blue Yonder WMS Developer, you are an integral part of the Project team. You are responsible for creating new logic and/or adjusting the standard code in the Blue Yonder WMS, as well as creating new reports and labels or user screens.

In addition, you will get to design and deliver logistical solutions for everyday-life products. Therefore, your work will impact the customer experience of millions of consumers worldwide. It also makes the job for warehouse employees working with the system much easier.


DOES THIS SOUND LIKE YOU?


You have JAVA, C, C#, Groovy, .NET, and JSON programming experience, as well as advanced skills for reporting, interfacing and customising the Blue Yonder WMS.

In addition, you have web development and/or services experience and favourably speak the German language.




What will you do?


  • Configure solutions, develop customisations and reports, test developments…

  • Work with data-driven applications, reports, labels, Moca commands or triggers.

  • Create or adjust SQL queries.

  • Create or adjust Moca commands.

  • Create or adjust the RDT Screens.

  • Change the allocation of the inventory part of the WMS.



Blue Yonder TESTER


As a software tester, you will be in close contact with the various departments within the client's organisation in order to gather testing requirements.

Furthermore, you will independently develop testing scenarios for the project to ensure the system functions as designed. Your main goal is to ensure a smooth go-live with minimum defects.

In this position, you will help prepare the customer for the various stages of testing, like the systems' integration test and user acceptance test. You can grow to become an expert in automated testing and fine tuning of performance tests.


DOES THIS SOUND LIKE YOU?


You have affinity with logistical processes and warehouse management systems. Moreover, you are highly organised & accurate in your way of working and have good communication skills.
Ideally, you have experience with automated test systems like Cycle (Tryon Solutions) or Load Runner (HP).



WHAT WILL YOU DO?


  • Design testing scenarios and test cases based on business requirements and technical specifications.

  • Validate various outputs (report, labels, screens and interfaces).

  • Assist key users in various testing phases.

  • Describe defects and come up with potential solutions.

  • Present and discuss the potential solutions to the customer.

  • Identify further obstacles for a successful solution implementation.


Blue Yonder TEAM LEAD


Are you a generalist with expertise in different disciplines such as sales, project management and business analysis? Do you have the ability to keep a helicopter view over the team? Are you able to propose attractive alternatives/solutions to the customer based on resources and budget?
 
As a Team-Lead you are the key-player among different stakeholders such as project managers, developers or support. Your expertise will expose the team to the right information but isolate the inevitable noise of high stakes projects so they can focus on the task at hand.
 
Your role at Starware you will bring you a creative and challenging job, working on various innovative projects.

 


WHO ARE YOU?


Ideally you have solid Blue Yonder knowledge and are able to give proper feedback to the customer. In addition, you have a set of soft skills that set you apart:

  • You are a natural communicator. You strive to fully understand the clients’ needs and are very clear in your communication with the client, creating realistic expectations and a viable action plan.
  • You have great analytical skills and are able to apply knowledge from previous experience and best practices in the sector.
    • You are able to motivate your team by creating an safe, open, honest and fun work environment for them.
    • Advantage: knowledge of Scrum and Agile. Being able to provide instructions to developers working in Agile environment. Translating operational flow into technical specifications.


    DOES THIS SOUND LIKE YOU?



    • Discuss business processes and the proposed solution with the customer in a clear and structured way, ensuring fruitful communication.

    • Challenge the customer to define hard requirements and discuss the feasibility of additional system improvements.

    • Make cost / budget estimations and monitor the set guidelines for budget distribution.

    • Verify if the requirements can be handled within the proposed solution.

    • Align everyone within the project in a way that ensures the provided solution meets the requirements and is delivered within time and budget.

    • Manage multiple sources of information throughout the project, ensuring you timely react to any problems that might arise and efficiently share the information needed to collectively solve the problem.

    • Carry out an impact assessment of the proposed solutions with a long-term vision.



    BECOME OUR NEXT Blue Yonder WMS EXPERT!