Business Analyst (BA) | $80K - $90K + Benefits + Equity | High Growth Logistics and Supply Chain Integration SaaS Company

  • 322 North Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States
  • Employees can work remotely
  • Full-time

Company Description

***YOU MUST BE A CITIZEN OF THE US OR CANADA, HAVE YOUR GREEN CARD OR LONG TERM VISA TO APPLY TO THIS POSITION. THIS IS A REMOTE POSITION WHERE YOU CAN WORK FROM ANYWHERE IN THE US OR CANADA.***

ARE YOU READY TO DISRUPT THE FUTURE OF HOW LOGISTICS AND SUPPLY CHAIN COMPANIES INCLUDING 3PLS, FREIGHT FORWARDERS, SHIPPERS AND SAAS PROVIDERS INTEGRATE WITH TRADING PARTNERS?

Our client is one of the fastest growing supply chain and logistics SaaS companies in the industry. They’ve developed an industry leading serverless logistics integration software platform for 3PLs, Freight Forwarders, Shippers and SAAS providers who need to integrate with trading partners.

Here’s a quick overview of what our high growth logistics and supply chain integration SaaS client does:

  • Logistics and Supply Chain companies connect their ERP, TMS, WMS, BI platform or other systems to our SaaS client’s cloud based logistics integration software platform that handles communicating with the world.
  • Whether these organizations' systems communicate in legacy EDI, flat files, XML or the latest and greatest JSON APIs, our client has the solution to solve their problems.
  • Once they are connected to our client’s platform, they have access to best practice based integration solutions for sharing purchase orders, ASNs, status updates, documents, invoices and much more.
  • Our client handles all the complexities of transforming messages to the trading partners’ preferred formats.

Compensation and Benefits Overview

Our client believes people come first, ALWAYS! As a remote-first company they pride themselves in their inclusive culture and out-of-the-box thinking. They encourage all of their employees to bring their expertise, innovation, creativity, and fresh eyes to every aspect of their role. As a member of the team you will be challenged to do better, heard on all levels, and respected as a part of our community.

  • Unlimited Vacation Time - you are required to use at least 10 days off per year in addition to our paid holidays.
  • Remote first organization - flexible work schedule.
  • We care about outcomes, more than how many hours you work.
  • VERY inclusive culture - we really want you to express your authentic self.
  • Stock options assigned for all new employees. 
  • Strongly encourage professional development - we’ll help you foot the bill.
  • Health, Vision, Dental, Disability, 401k & Life Insurance Options.

Our SaaS Client’s Values:

  • Our client’s values infuse everything that they do: how they interact with customers, prospects, partners, competitors, and each other. They are looking to hire people who embody these traits: 
  • Expertise: Our client’s employees are good at what they do, which allows our client to build best practices for the next decade and lead the industry forward.
  • Inclusivity: Our client believes a big tent is more powerful than a small one, and that people of varied backgrounds and lived experiences make our company stronger. Our client encourages diversity on teams and diversity of thought and opinion, and strives to make everyone feel their voice can be heard.
  • Kindness: Our client always assumes everyone is doing their best with the resources they have, and we treat everyone (externally and internally) with kindness and respect.
  • Reliability: Employees should deliver what they say they will, when they say it, both internally and externally. We need to be able to count on you, and you need to be able to count on each other.

Job Description

When our client on-boards a new customer, your role is critical to making sure they are successful with our client's software and you are the bridge between the customer and their development team. You will perform detailed requirements analysis, data mappings, document processes, and perform some user acceptance testing. 

To succeed in this role, you should have a natural analytical way of thinking and be able to explain difficult concepts to both technical and non-technical users. Familiarity with supply chain and logistics operations, systems and EDI standards required.

  • Evaluate supply chain business processes, anticipate requirements, and capture technical solutions.
  • Perform requirements analysis to create Statements of Work, User stories, and other technical documentation.
  • Review or create customer document specifications. 
  • Create data transformation mapping documents.
  • Document and communicate the results of your efforts.
  • Effectively communicate your insights and plans to cross-functional team members and management.
  • Gather critical information from meetings with various stakeholders and produce useful documentation.
  • Work closely with the Project Management and Development team to provide timely updates.
  • Ensure solutions meet business needs and requirements.
  • Perform user acceptance testing.
  • Configuration, communication setup and testing.
  • Monitor deliverables and ensure timely completion of tasks/projects.
  • Execute post implementation support on completed projects. 

Qualifications

  • 3+ years Supply Chain experience in business analysis or an IT related field.
  • Advanced technical skills, including familiarity with a wide variety of data file types such as XML and JSON.
  • Experience analyzing EDI specifications. 
  • Exceptional analytical and conceptual thinking skills.
  • Excellent documentation skills.
  • Team player willing to collaborate with others to achieve desired outcome.
  • Fundamental analytical and conceptual thinking skills.
  • Excellent planning, organizational, and time management skills.
  • A history of leading and supporting successful projects.

Additional Information

About PhillyTech

Our vision at PhillyTech is to be the #1 resource to help SaaS and Hi-Tech companies with recruiting, hiring and lead generation. We were founded in 2015 and have been passionately working with 100+ clients in the SaaS and Hi-Tech Industry for 24+ years. PhillyTech is your "Growth Partner" and the industry leader in building Growth Solutions in Hiring and Lead Generation that drive revenue, increase productivity and lower costs. 

Reach out to us at www.phillytech.co to learn more about how we can help you.