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Business:  Navis
Job Function:  Engineering
Location: 

Dubai, AE

Apply by:  28-02-2019

Consultant II

Making Your Next Move Count

 

At Navis you will find a rewarding career where you can thrive at every level. We invest in our teammates through offering competitive compensation and benefits, progressive training opportunities that empower employees to achieve total (physical, financial, social & community) wellbeing. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, you will find a strong work-life balance and a deep commitment to developing you. Navis’ culture thrives on teamwork and diversity. So, bring your unique perspective and talent to Navis and thrive in your every work day!

 

Navis LLC is an equal opportunity employer, committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce.

Position Description

The Navis Project Consultant performs system implementation tasks for implementation consulting projects. The Consultant determines business and technology requirements in terms of operational processes and technology and works as part of a team providing technical solutions for the implementation of Navis products.

Responsibilities

  • Implement Navis solutions with customers using our Implementation Methodology
  • Work closely with customers to define, prioritize, and document business and operational requirements for enterprise-level distribution center supply chain management solutions
  • Define interface requirements to integrate Navis solutions with customer's existing systems
  • Assess solution options and define conceptual solution design, in conjunction with client operational and IT systems engineers
  • Serve as customer advocate throughout solution design, development, and test phases to ensure delivered solution meets customer objectives
  • Provide domain expertise, especially in the areas of ocean cargo, warehousing, logistics, and terminal operations, throughout the project life cycle
  • Assist with building a growing consulting practice to include practice aids and templates for use at multiple clients

Requirements

  • Degree in Business, MIS, Computer Science, Industrial Engineering, Transportation or related disciplines
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills in English and Spanish and/or Portuguese
  • Able to work extended hours under tight deadlines
  • Able to multi-task and successfully meet objectives
  • Experience with related systems such as transportation management systems, cargo tracking technologies, warehouse management systems, or radio frequency identification, RTLS and OCR systems
  • Strong leadership and organizational skills
  • Detail oriented, hardworking and self-motivated
  • Willing to travel up to 80%

Desired Skills:

  • Transportation domain knowledge, especially shipping/intermodal/container operations
  • 2-3 years’ experience in container terminal projects or complex logistics automation projects
  • Extensive knowledge of networking technologies and relational database structures or web-based enterprise solutions and technologies

Optional Skills:

  • Experience with Unix, Windows, Oracle, EDI, Oracle, SQL Server and Java (Groovy)
  • Experience in the deployment  of Navis software
  • Strong technical and troubleshooting skills in several applications and technologies
  • Working knowledge of use case modeling and process modeling techniques
  • Experience in the deployment of IT infrastructure such as handheld devices, servers and clusters

 

About Navis

Navis is the global market leader in a multi-billion dollar industry building and implementing maritime terminal operating systems, optimization and automation solutions at ports around the world. From Long Beach to Hong Kong, Dubai to Brazil, and Rotterdam to Busan, Navis delivers mission critical enterprise software that is at the heart of running a terminal and services to optimize operations. We are an innovative and profitable maritime platform stiving to make global trade smarter, safer, and more sustainable for everyone by connecting multiple systems to support a more efficient global container flow. Most of the material goods in the world are transported in containers using our software.


Culturally, Navis is organized around our Guiding Principles for Success (GPS). Commitment to our core principles is an essential ingredient for success for our team members. Our GPS are Smart Operators, Customer Obsessed, Forging the Future and Better Together.

 

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