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WMS Systems Administrator

Johannesburg, South Africa
Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain

South Africa - English

Job Description

Auto req ID: 163638BR

Job Description

  • Provide daily support of Red Prairie integration interface to other enterprise systems.
  • Gain solid understanding of the business process, workflows and data.
  • Establish close partnerships with the relevant stakeholders across the business.
  • Work with project managers during scoping and requirements sessions.
  • Gather requirements, design and deploy functionality to meet business requirements.
  • Assist in technical specifications and other deliverable documents.
  • Develop test cases and plans to complete the unit testing.
  • Work with other application developers during software design and development of workflows.
  • Provide on-call support for production applications.
  • Develop a deep understanding of applications and integration and bring issues to resolution.
  • Monitor application performance and improve response times.
  • Configure application for the best performance
  • Plan for and apply application software patches


  • Post-graduate University degree in BCom Informatics
  • Warehouse Management Systems specific knowledge (handles user account management, file transfers, peripheral systems interface knowledge, scripting knowledge - SQL preferred).
  • Evident understanding and working knowledge of data exchange requirements, interface specifications and interface timing.
  • Have experience with the process to setup configuration for a WMS
  • Doing a design on the throughput of the system – entails the all-encompassing process from systems input up to systems output
Job Specific Skills / Abilities
  • Compelling ability to solve complex problems
  • Above average ability to critically evaluate and make inferences from complex numerical and verbal information.
  • Strong analytic skills
  • Firm ability to establish and maintain interpersonal relationships.
  • Solid ability to work independently in a self-disciplined, structured and organised way.
  • Clear-cut skill to multi-task in a fast paced environment, while being highly adaptable and open to new experiences.

Relocation Eligible: Eligible for Standard Relocation
Job Type: Regular