EDI Specialist in Atlanta, GA at HUNTER Technical Resources

Date Posted: 2/25/2020

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    Atlanta, GA
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Job Description

EDI Analyst
This position is responsible for development, onboarding, and support activities for all aspects of the Company' s B2B and MFT Integration environment. This position is also responsible for training and mentoring other team members, contributing to the development of best-practice materials, and helping to improve trading partner onboarding and support processes. This position is responsible for the daily System Support of the Sterling B2Bi, Sterling Managed File Gateway & Connect Direct Software and infrastructure.

  • 7 - 10 Years experience with EDI Translation of 850, 855, 856, 810 Transactions
  • 3-5 Years experience establishing data communication using AS2, VAN, FTP, SSH and SFTP
  • 3-5 Years experience utilizing PGP Encryption
  • 3-5 Years experience support Sterling / IBM B2Bi software.
  • 10+ Years experience with EDI Translators
  • 3-5 Years experience utilizing Sterling File Gateway / Connect Direct products.


  • Day-to-day support of all EDI product questions and problems
  • Creating and integrating maps and processes within the Sterling products, providing implementation and analytical support for, as well as participating in the design and implementation of new systems
  • Participate in the day-to-day support of the Sterling Application / System including patch maintenance, issue resolution and Application Support
  • Participate in the analysis of existing business processes and systems to recommend process and system enhancements
  • Participate in the analysis of processing or system errors that are impacting EDI Department
  • Coordinate with, or provide consulting services to, other departments
  • Participates in rotational on-call duties, which include after-hour, holiday and weekend support
  • Other duties as assigned by management in relation to EDI and Integration Processes and functions
  • Designs, develops and maintains  maps and processes using the Sterling Product.
  • Provides ongoing internal customer support for EDI product questions and problems.
  • Serves as subject matter expert for Sterling B2Bi & File Gateway Tools.
  • Serves as the subject matter expert for implementation and integration of maps.
  • Analyzes, researches, and suggests new business practices pertaining to the use of the Sterling product.
  • Develops, documents, and communicates what is implemented pertaining to new maps and business edits.
  • Performs business support responsibilities, which include production monitoring, file maintenance, ad hoc reporting, and consultation with internal and external users.
  • Performs development and maintenance of Cobol, Pearl and other scripts used by production processes.
  • Defines and documents complex business and system requirements and develops business work papers and specifications.
  • Assists in maintaining test systems and test cases.
  • Assists in the development and execution of test plans and documents test results.
  • Assists and coordinates with other staff, and users, to maintain systems in accordance with priorities and scheduled target dates.
  • Participates in the analysis of existing business process and systems to recommend process and system enhancements to improve business performance and maximize the effectiveness of available technology.
  • Performs Root Cause Analysis of Issues identified by Support Staff
  • May be involved in the installation of software releases, including critical and emergency installs.
  • Develops or collaborates with other staff in the development of user documentation and training for system implementations and enhancements.
  • Performs weekly system restarts during non critical business windows.
  • Provides promotion to production support for maps and processes
  • Participates in the design and implementation of new systems initiatives.
  • Defines, documents, implements and validates new business and system requirements and develops business processes for effective system functionality.
  • Performs team administrative duties including status reporting, team development, self/peer/project assessments.
  • Develops analytical skills and increases applications knowledge.