Blue Yonder Systems Engineer

Auburn Hills, Michigan, United Statesthyssenkrupp Supply Chain Services NA, Inc.

Type of contract:Full-time, Permanent
Experience level:Professionals
Remote work:Not possible
Job field:Engineering & Science
Status:Ongoing recruitment, entry date flexible
Posting date:2024/02/09
Job number:US_RS_07350
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Your responsibilities

We are seeking to hire a Blue Yonder Systems Engineer to join our team. The role will play an integral part in the successful implementation and sustainability of our new Blue Yonder WMS. This position will be a hybrid role based out of our Auburn Hills, MI. The Blue Yonder Systems Engineer responsibilities include:

  • Collaborating with developers and designers to conceptualize and develop functionality in the JDA WMS application
  • Assisting with defining software development including; scoping, scheduling and implementations
  • Assisting with the definition, development and documentation of the software's business requirements, objectives, deliverables, and specifications on a project-by-project basis.
  • Recommending, scheduling and performing software improvements and upgrades
  • Writing, translating, coding JDA software programs and applications according to specifications
  • Training, managing and providing guidance to the junior software development team
  • Must be able to travel on short notice. Travel up to 35%

The above is intended to describe the general content of and requirement for the performance of this job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements.

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Required Position Qualifications

  • A degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics or related fields.
  • 3+ years relevant work experience (WMS, Logistics, Warehouse Management)
  • Hands on experience with JDAs Warehouse Management System solution
  • As well as formal qualifications, a Software Engineer job description should emphasize an importance
  • Relational Database experience with Oracle PL/SQL and SQL Server
  • A passion for solving problems and providing workable solutions
  • Knowledge of algorithms and data structures
  • Strong analytical and reasoning skills with an ability to visualize processes and outcomes
  • Proficiency in troubleshooting software issues and debugging a large codebase
  • Outstanding all-round communication skills and ability to work collaboratively.
  • Must be able to travel on short notice. Travel up to 35%

Preferred Position Qualifications

  • Hands-on experience developing test cases and test plans
  • Thorough understanding of platforms such as UNIX and Microsoft Windows


For additional information on our company culture, company benefits, or to potentially get scheduled for an interview, please text SCSJOBS to 25000


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Important to us

Health & Safety

Highest health & safety standards and a wide range of health promotion and healthcare activities.

Highest health & safety standards and a wide range of health promotion and healthcare activities.

We value diversity

thyssenkrupp Supply Chain Services NA, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, sex, race, color, religion, national origin, genetics, disability, gender identity, marital status, sexual orientation, veteran status or any other protected characteristic required by applicable law.

Applicants with disabilities who require reasonable accommodation in connection with the application process are encouraged to contact us at


With around 480 locations in over 40 countries, thyssenkrupp Materials Services is the biggest materials distributor and service provider in the western world. The broad service spectrum offered by the materials experts enables customers to focus on their individual core business. The area of Materials Services spans two strategic areas: global materials distribution as one-stop-shop from steel and stainless steel, tubes and pipes, nonferrous metals and specialty materials to plastics and raw materials and tailored services in the areas of materials management and supply chain management. An extensive omnichannel architecture offers 250,000 customers worldwide cross-channel, round-the-clock access to more than 150,000 products and services. A highly efficient logistics system ensures that all requested services are smoothly integrated into customer production processes just-in-time or just-in-sequence.

thyssenkrupp Supply Chain Services is a dynamic, forward thinking company offering great benefits, career advancement, and abundant learning opportunities. As a subsidiary of the global thyssenkrupp AG based in Germany, we have the security and resources of a large corporation, with a sense of ownership that is usually reserved for small companies. At tk your voice will be heard. When you join our team you are joining a skilled group of professionals with diverse backgrounds across many cultures and industries. Our company values are centered on promoting personal growth, diversity, community engagement, environmental responsibility, and career development. As a growing company, opportunities for advancement are plentiful for those who are willing to work hard - we strive to promote from within.

In the last four years our company size has experienced exceptional growth . We now employ over 3,000 people across 65+ locations in the US. Working mainly in 5 major industries - automotive, renewable energy, heavy manufacturing, commercial construction, and infrastructure logistics we strive to be the preferred provider for supply chain services in North America. Our services span our Hands, Wheels, Walls approach: Quality Solutions, Logistics Management, and Warehousing & Distribution.

thyssenkrupp Supply Chain Services is a wholly-owned company of thyssenKrupp Materials NA. As a North American asset-based 3PL, our mission is to enable our customers to accelerate production, distribution and increase measurable value.

If this sounds like the right environment for you, apply today to thyssenkrupp Supply Chain Services:
Its not just a job, its a career.

We work together closely and respect each other, for over 200 years. If that is just as important to you as it is to us, apply now!

From receiving your documents to acceptance: the application process

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Have you found an interesting vacancy? Then apply online. You won’t need more than 10 minutes. The entire application process – from initial contact to response – usually takes between four and six weeks.

Notes on application

You will have submitted your online application to thyssenkrupp in no time! As long as the position is available on our career page, you have the opportunity to apply.

We have adapted the application process to the current situation and conduct our interviews by video (not in the U.S.), telephone and also personally - in compliance with the applicable and necessary distance and hygienic rules. You will receive detailed information on this topic from our recruiting experts during the application process, while you can find general information and application tips here finden.

Further information about thyssenkrupp, our products and locations can be found directly on the company website.

We wish you every success with your application and stay healthy!


Move things forward with us - as colleagues and above all as a team.
Because together we dare to do something new and take things into our own hands.

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