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Sysco Senior Functional Analyst - Outbound Transportation Technology in West University Place, Texas

Company:

US6469 Sysco Payroll, Division of Sysco Resources Services, LLC

Zip Code:

77077

Minimum Level of Education:

Bachelor’s Degree

Minimum Years of Experience:

5 Years

Employment Type:

Full Time

Travel Percentage:

0

JOB SUMMARY:

Collaborates with Product/Platform Owner and team to deliver timely and with quality as per the specific need of stories. Supports user stories focused on configuring package software or performing other highly technical tasks for the agile team.

The Sr F/A will advocate for and work directly with business colleagues to support and enhance critical applications needed for Outbound Transportation (a.k.a. Delivery) activities at Sysco. These include trip Routing, Delivery, Telematics and Hours of Service (HOS) Applications. This role serves as an active member of an agile team whose focus is supporting, designing, testing, executing and deploying complex Software solutions among the 3 critical Tier 1 applications. Troubleshooting the application and its integration points are also key responsibilities and skills for this role. This role must develop an in-depth understanding of the supported applications from all perspectives. These would include application use, configuration and technical integration with other systems. This role supports the Product Owner and Scrum Master in helping to insure business goals and needs are met and well-maintained.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible for collaborating with the team to understand and propose solutions to configure package software

  • Provides highly specialized technical skills to according to the specific needs of stories during each iteration

  • Ensures design and development standards are being followed to minimize rework; promotes only quality-tested code and does it on a frequent basis

  • Acts as a key stakeholder in the daily stand-ups, sprint reviews and retrospectives to update progress, highlight and resolve impediments

  • Reviews required documentation to communicate information to deployment, maintenance, service and business teams

  • Actively drives down technical debt

  • Provides mentorship to junior FAs through Community of Practice and other informal forums and may supervise FAs in a team that does not have senior developers or a tech lead

Mandatory Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in CS or equivalent

  • 5-8 years of experience in configuration, coding and application development

  • Strong understanding of Scrum, Lean, XP, Kanban & other agile frameworks

  • Advanced knowledge of C#, Java or similar programming languages

  • Strong knowledge of continuous integration / continuous delivery practices

    Competencies:

  • Demonstrated “agile-development” mindset with strong customer-focus & results-orientation

  • Ability to excel in a fast paced agile environment, adapt to shifting urgencies, manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines

  • Excellent communication skills to effectively manage key business stakeholder relationships

  • Highly proficient in teamwork and collaboration skills

    Preferred Experience:

  • Fundamental knowledge of Windows operating system, Windows or Linux scripting languages, common development platforms and SQL Server database concepts, use of SQL query and other methods of extracting data

  • Familiarity with error and return codes commonly seen when compiling, scripting and installing common development toolsets/platforms.

BENEFITS INFORMATION:

For information on Sysco’s Benefits, please visit https://SyscoBenefits.com

HOW WE PROTECT OUR ASSOCIATES

COVID-19 Precaution(s):

  • Personal protective equipment and masks provided

  • Temperature screenings

  • Social distancing guidelines in place

  • Sanitizing, disinfecting, and cleaning procedures in place

OVERVIEW:

Sysco is the global leader in foodservice distribution. With over 57,000 associates and a fleet of over 13,000 vehicles, Sysco operates approximately 326 distribution facilities worldwide and serves more than 625,000 customer locations.

We offer our associates the opportunity to grow personally and professionally, to contribute to the success of a dynamic organization, and to serve others in a manner that exceeds their expectations. We’re looking for talented, hard-working individuals to join our team. Come grow with us and let us show you why Sysco is at the heart of food and service.

AFFIRMATIVE ACTION STATEMENT:

Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer, and consider qualified applicants without regard to race, color, creed, religion, ancestry, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected factor under federal, state or local law.

This opportunity is available through Sysco Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates.

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