Engineering Project Manager II

  • Job Reference: 373324561-2
  • Date Posted: 15 September 2021
  • Employer: C.H Robinson
  • Location: Eden Prairie, Minnesota
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering and Technical
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

We seek a highly motivated, and uniquely creative, software business analyst to join our Customer Integration Technology Team. This role requires a highly motivated driven person looking for a challenging and rewarding environment that has an entrepreneurial culture that promotes creativity, personal initiative, team collaboration, and fun. You will work in a demanding and exciting environment that is creative, detail oriented, and absolutely vital to the success and strength of the company.

  • Understand and translate business and customer needs into software development work for your team's specific product domain to accomplish business results
  • Analyze and document identified business process and/or technical improvement needs while evaluating information from multiple stakeholders and data sources
  • Work in partnership with dependent IT teams when determining work and priority for your team's domain using an understanding of the dependencies if your team's domain as well as an understanding of the CHR IT structure and ask questions to learn where to go for information
  • Collaborate to build stories that align with target architecture
  • Understand business processes and identify potential opportunities for improvement by analyzing the processes and capabilities of the team's technology
  • Coordinate day-to-day project tasks for integrating electronic solutions, and holding offshore team accountable to deliverables
  • Understands how data impacts business operations for internal and external customers and trading partner(s)
  • Partners with the teams(s) to identify, mitigate and escalate project risks
  • Coordinates and communicates necessary changes for team to be efficient, effective and work with a sense of urgency
  • Partner with other Business Analysts, delivery leads, architects and technical leaders to continuously communicate the business value of their work to the team through facilitating meetings and creating and sharing tools that articulate value on technology features and milestones
  • Partner with others in creating , coordinating and executing on test plans that covers story acceptance criteria. This may include quality assurance testing (QA) and user acceptance testing (UAT) as well as defect and issue tracking processes

Required Qualifications:
  • 5+ years of business analyst, software or customer implementation experience
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, specifically the ability to take technical details and make them understandable to non-technical internal and external facing individuals at different levels
  • Must be a strong facilitator, adept at running meetings across multiple teams for elicitation and management of business requirements, and balancing priorities for integrations
  • Proven track record of effectively delivering results in a fast-paced environment while managing multiple priorities concurrently
  • Proven ability to quickly learn and become proficient in multiple new and existing custom enterprise applications and functionalities, and apply to electronic integration setups
  • Ability to think strategically, demonstrate ROI awareness, and is detail oriented
  • Should be a self-starter and able to work efficiently under minimal supervision

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Values a diverse and inclusive work environment
  • Experience with sourcing, logistics and/or supply chain businesses
  • Demonstrated ability to implement complex, large scale solutions
  • Possesses advanced process mapping skills
  • Experience with Agile and Software Development Life Cycle methodologies
  • Experience working with enterprise level software development that is custom built in-house and proprietary
  • Experience with delimited flat files, XML, EDI X12, EDIFACT, iDOC, JSON and other standard data exchange formats
  • Experience with implementing in -house ERP systems and working knowledge of API, SaaS, SAP and/or Oracle
  • Ability to understand and use basic SQL
  • Familiarity with communication protocols (AS2, FTP, VAN, web service

Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer

C.H. Robinson is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We believe in equality for all and celebrate the diversity of our employees, customers and communities. We believe this increases creativity and innovation, drives business growth and enables engaged and thriving teams. We're committed to providing an inclusive environment, free from harassment and discrimination, where all employees feel welcomed, valued and respected.

Affirmative Action Employer/EOE/M/F/Disabled/Veteran


Your Health, Wealth and Self

Your total wellbeing is the foundation of our business, and our benefits support your financial, family and personal goals. We provide the top-tier benefits that matter to you most, including:

  • Two medical plans (including a High Deductible Health Plan)

  • Prescription drug coverage

  • Enhanced Fertility benefits

  • Flexible Spending Accounts

  • Health Savings Account (including employer contribution)

  • Dental and Vision

  • Basic and Supplemental Life Insurance

  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability

  • Paid and floating holidays

  • Paid time off (PTO)

  • Paid parental leave

  • Paid time off to volunteer in your community

  • Charitable Giving Match Program

  • 401(k) with 6% company matching

  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan

  • Plus a broad range of career development, networking, and team-building opportunities

Dig in to our full list of benefits on OUR CULTURE page.

About C.H. Robinson

From the produce you buy, to the water you drink, C.H. Robinson delivers products to people all around the globe. We are one of the world's largest 3rd party logistic providers. Join our diverse team to innovate, solve problems, have fun and thrive.