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Business:  Navis
Job Function:  Engineering
Location: 

Rotterdam, NL

Apply by:  01-04-2020

Associate Consultant

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!

Do you want to travel and see the world while working with leading-edge technology? Our ideal candidate is eager to take part in complex IT projects in major port areas throughout the EMEA region. Fluency in more than one language is a plus. International students are encouraged to apply!

 

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

Responsibilities

The Associate Consultant performs system implementation tasks for Container Terminal Operating System (TOS) Projects. He/she 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 our products.

As an Associate Consultant you will:

  • Implement Navis solutions at customer sites using our Implementation Methodology
  • Work closely with customers to define, prioritize, an document business and operational requirements for enterprise-level distribution center supply chain management solutions
  • Define interface requirements to integrate solutions with customer’s existing systems
  • 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
Requirements
  • Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Industrial Engineering, Operations Management, Logistics or related disciplines
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills in English and preferably a second language (e.g. Spanish, German or Portugese)
  • Able to work extended hours under tight deadlines
  • Strong leadership and organizational skills
  • Detail oriented, hardworking and self-motivated
  • Willing to travel up to 80%

Optional Requirements:

  • 0-3 years’ experience in container terminal projects or complex logistics automation projects
  • Transportation domain knowledge, preferably in shipping / container operations
  • Experience with Unix, Windows, Oracle, EDI, Oracle, SQL Server and Java (Groovy)
  • Experience with related systems such as transportation management systems, cargo tracking technologies, warehouse management systems, RTLS and/or OCR
  • Experience with networking technologies and relational database structures or web-based enterprise solutions and technologies
About Navis

Navis is the global market leader in a multi-billion dollar industry building and implementing marine terminal operating systems and optimization 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 logistics software company building mission critical solutions that enable the world economy. Most of the material goods in the world are transported in containers using our software.

We are culturally organized around the Navis Guiding Principles for Success (GPS). Commitment to our culture is essential for any Navis employee. Our Guiding Principles for Success are Smart Operators, Customer Obsessed, Forging the Future and Better Together.