Kforce Transportation Management System Analyst in Beaverton, Oregon

Kforce has a client in search of a Transportation Management System Analyst in Beaverton, Oregon (OR).Summary: Looking to join a national, household brand that continues to grow and gain market share? Looking for an employee-friendly culture with staying power and growth potential? The Transportation Management Systems (TMS) Analyst provides support and expertise to the transportation group as it relates primarily to MercuryGate and TMW (ICC) software. Essential Job Functions:

  • Technical Support for MercuryGate, to research and resolve issues as they arise and to determine root causes and implement countermeasures

  • Serve as the site administrator for TMS solutions through user maintenance, security administration, and roles/permissions setup

  • Have a clear understanding of transportation contracts and how to represent them accurately

  • Onboard new EDI carriers through communicating requirements, proper setup and testing to ensure transactions are communicated accurately and timely

  • Diagnose, research, and correct EDI failures as they arise

  • Train new users in the use of MercuryGate

  • Perform MercuryGate and other transportation systems testing

  • Serve as subject matter expert on LTL, Truckload, and Intermodal rates structure and contracts within MercuryGate TMS

  • Coordinate with customers integration between MercuryGate and internal WMS systems, and other customer ERP and MRP systems

  • Work closely with IS, accounting, and transportation departments to ensure that MercuryGate TMS implementations are successful and efficient

  • Create transportation reporting to express brokerage performance, spot market analysis, and customer/carrier key indicators

  • Maintain and create MercuryGate reports

  • Serve as the primary liaison between the client and MercuryGate as it relates to system updates/upgrades, helpdesk issue resolution, Ace Task Manager, and support

  • Must have experience working with or implementing Tier 1/Tier 2 Transportation Management Systems

  • Experience with MercuryGate implementation is a plus

  • Previous experience integration TMS solutions is a plus

  • Strong analytical, problem solving, and deliverable experience

  • Ability to design processes for new functionality within transportation operations

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Years