Full Job Description
At Skechers, you can expect a lot from your career. In our company, you matter – your potential and your contribution directly impact our brand every day. This is a culture of ideas where our expansion and success are fueled by each member of our team, at every level. Learn more about our brand at about.skechers.com
Our number one priority remains the safety and well-being of our employees and customers around the world. Whether in our stores, offices or distribution centers, we require the use of masks to keep our team and customers safe. We also utilize employee health screenings, deep cleaning, sanitization and social distancing to be sure our team is safely ready for work.
This is not a remote position this is an on-site position in our Southern California Rancho Belago facility.
Accomplishes software requirements by developing and maintaining applications and databases.
Plans solutions, designs and codes software and coordinates the testing and problem-solving process to ensure that the business standards and project requirements are met.
Improves productivity and efficiency of the organization
Testing of the proposed solutions on both technical and business compliance
Analyze, develop, prepare and implement the most efficient and cost-effective computer solutions
Facilitates and advises users on best solutions/practices to reduce to a minimum the manual and repetitive tasks to increase quality, efficiency and productivity
Translates client requirements into technical specifications
Analyzes and performs research on any reported problem
Evaluates system specifications to meet business requirements
Develops and maintains various applications on the IBMi platform
Plans a testing schedule for completing the systems operations
Supervises the implementation of new systems and report outcome to management
Performs installation of new programs and updates (ex. customized labels according to VAS customers)
Develops project feasibility reports
Creates, updates and maintains user documentation: inform users on the new functions and how to use them
Shared responsibilities for user support of various systems used in the day to day operations of the warehouse, including, but not limited to, WMS (warehouse management system from Manhattan Associates), KSD (Customs and Export application), EDI systems
The above accountabilities do not constitute an exhaustive list of job requirements.
The employee will be required to perform other duties if deemed necessary and reasonable by the employer.
Bachelor degree in IT, Programmer
10+ years of experience in IBM System i (aka: AS/400, Iseries) environment
Experience in distribution and logistics is an asset
Manhanttan Associates Warehouse Management Systems (or similar)
Analytical mindset, open-minded
Good listener / good communicator
Independent / Autonomous
Adaptable / Flexible
Strong understanding of Integrated Language Environment (ILE) and have expertise in creating DB2 files using appropriate SQL and DDS queries and views
Familiar with inter-application communication via DDE and OLE as well as have proficiency in RPG Free Format, RPG IV, CL DDS and SQL Query/400
Expertise in understanding client requirements of business applications, and ensuring delivery of software product within given time constraints
Languages known: RPG ILE, RPG IV, SQL, OCL, CLP, PHP, HTML and relational database development.
Data structure, database, FTP, array, data areas
Experienced in system administration, system values, PTFs, basic configuration.
Expertise in security administrator like user profiles, authorization lists, object authorities.
Analyzing the performance of hardware and software interfaces, and assisting to identify alternatives for optimizing the use of computer resources
Excellent analytical thinking and problem-solving skills
Team player and possess excellent verbal as well as written communication skills
Material Systems (MHE) Connectivity & Production Automation (PLC – Allen Bradley, ….)
Reasons you'll love working at Skechers:
Medical, Dental, Vision Coverage Choose from a variety of full-time shifts - Overnight, Early Morning, Day, Weekend
401(K) Savings Plan with Match
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Opportunity for Holiday Pay and Overtime Pay
On-the-job training and development, culture of internal promotion.
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.