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Costco Wholesale is a multi-billion dollar global retailer with warehouse club operations in eight countries. We are the recognized leader in our field, dedicated to quality in every area of our business and respected for our outstanding business ethics. Despite our large size and explosive international expansion, we continue to provide a family atmosphere in which our employees thrive and succeed.
Description of position
This position performs the tasks necessary to support Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) and External Information Exchange (EIE) to and from Costco. Basic knowledge of iSeries400 programming desired to maintain and support current applications/processes. This position performs setup of FTP, SFTP, FTPS, and SSH communications with external partners. Support and development of new Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) processes will require an understanding of X12 standards and how EDI processes work.
Tasks and responsibilities
Responsible for setup, testing, and scheduling implementation of information exchange with external entities.
Responsible for daily troubleshooting, support and maintenance of FTP & EDI communications including both remote and hands-on support of other groups, vendors, and customers.
Monitor EDI production systems and operations.
Analyze business requirements for new EDI development.
Thoroughly diagram ftp solutions, configurations, break/fix procedures.
Acts as technical advisor on COTS EDI/EIE owned or other groups’ projects and designs.
Ability to effectively perform unit and system testing of applications, including the creation and execution of test scripts.
Assist with developing long term, enterprise-level planning around standards and process.
Stay informed of Costco as well as industry Information Security policy and practices.
Must be available to work occasional nights and weekends, and to perform on-call support as required.
Responsible for special functions and duties as directed by management.
Mapping/Development of new EDI documents.
Supporting EDI Coordinator staff.
Required skills, abilities, and certifications
Skills to lead projects, excellent organization and methodology.
Ability to adjust priorities in rapidly changing environments; work well under pressure.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, ability to present complex ideas and designs to a variety of technical or non-technical stakeholders.
Must work effectively under pressure and tight deadlines.
Must have excellent analytical and problem solving skills.
Ability to provide effective onsite and remote support and troubleshooting 24X7.
Recommended skills, abilities, and certifications
Experience with X12 Electronic Data Interchange.
EDI experience including experience with Trusted Link iSeries and/or Sterling Integrator a plus.
Ability to design solutions and resolve problems with FTP, SFTP, FTPS, SSH, and other relevant protocols.
Ability to troubleshoot interactive and batch programs in RPGIV, SQL and CL on an iSeries400.
Experience with FTP scripting.
System Administration experience with Window’s or Linux.
Understanding of security and vulnerability best practice and design implications/mitigations.
Experience administering a multi-tiered FTP environment. Knowledge of SFTP, FTP, SSL, SCP, SSH protocols.
To Apply: Email your current resume to ctila@cost co.com . If hired, you will be required to provide proof of authorization to work in the United States.
Costco Wholesale is a multi-billion dollar global retailer with warehouse club operations in eight countries. We are the recognized leader...