Neopost Shipping, a subsidiary of the Neopost Group, develops and provides solutions for managing shipments and deliveries and tracking flows of assets and goods.
These solutions are intended both for supply chain professionals: carriers, postal organisations and logisticians, and for companies that use logistics processes: manufacturers, distributors, e-merchants etc.
Neopost Shipping was established in 1999 and specialises in barcode, RFID, scanning and EDI data acquisition technologies, offering a powerful combination of business expertise and capture technology applied to transport/logistics/supply chain processes.
Reporting to the Systems Architect Manager this role is responsible for analysing, documenting and proposing solutions for large and/or complex business areas for customers. The business systems analyst will prepare technical documentation, impact assessments, interface control documents and functional specifications relating to online shipping systems, platforms and interfaces. They be required to be involved throughout the software delivery lifecycle with the customer from pre-sales, technical support, development support, test support as well as being available in a post-sales capacity where necessary.
Technical Document Writing:
o Demonstrable evidence of analysing and documenting complex business processes.
o Demonstrable experience writing Requirements Specifications for Information Systems.
Degree or Equivalent Qualification on Points:
o Under graduate qualification or equivalent
o 2 A-Levels or equivalent
Software/Internet Design Experience:
o A proven track record in Software Development & Internet based applications
o SDLC: End to end experience of the project life cycle
o Proven experience interacting directly with end users & customers
o Results orientated with good communication and interpersonal skills
o Advanced level use of Microsoft Office suite of applications: e.g. Word, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint and Project
o Graphical Packages for capturing and editing screen-shots of systems and images
o Must be able to manage own time and work priorities
Industry Specific Degree or post graduate qualification:
o Computer Science Degree
o IT under graduate qualification
o Supply Chain, Freight Logistics, Mail or Parcel Carrier Industry experience
o Experience of presenting to end clients
o Demonstrable experience of the production of technical training manuals or guides
o Experience in the provision of end or power user training
o Demonstrable experience of graphical user interface design for the web
o Experience of web and accessibility standards
o Experience of PRINCE2 methodology (for example PRINCE 2 foundation level)
o Experience of ITIL (Foundation level)
o Experience in web service implementation using XML and messaging applications
o Experience in the design and authoring of the following XML Documents required for developing Web Services: XML Schema (XSD), Web Service Description Language (WSDL)
o Microsoft Visio Pro (UML/2) or equivalent
o Rational Rose (UML/2) or equivalent
o Enterprise Architect Software Package or equivalent
ICE-Scrum (Acceptance Tests) or equivalent
JIRA / AGILE or equivalent