Senior Sterling Order Management Specialist

Less than 5 years experience  •  Hardware

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/24/17
Baton Rouge, LA
Less than 5 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 10/24/17

Job Description

IBM Global Business Services (GBS) is a team of business, strategy and technology consultants enabling enterprises to make smarter decisions and providing unparalleled client and consumer experiences in cognitive, data analytics, cloud technology and mobile app development. With global reach, outcome-focused methodologies and deep industry expertise, IBM GBS empowers clients to digitally reinvent their business and get the competitive edge in the cognitive era in over 170 countries.


Job Description

 The Sterling OMS / Commerce Developer executes implementation projects, in accordance with approved client Statements of Work (SOWs) for the IBM Commerce technical services consulting organization. Working as an individual contributor, or as part of a larger team, the Sterling OMS / Commerce Developer should demonstrate the following skills:• Demonstrated customer facing skills, with the ability to communicate effectively to business and technical audiences.• Accurate, detailed knowledge of specified technology software and services and experience, with applicable consulting practices, methodologies and tools.• Ability to maintain and expand technical and business knowledge, through study and on-site delivery experience.• Ability to report self-assessment progress toward project goals, articulated in the SOW.• Ability to gather and analyze complex technical requirements and handle technical objections, without assistance. • Ability to lead and mentor others.• Proven skills to demonstrate advanced features, functions and benefits in relation to the customer's environment and requirements.• Demonstrated technical knowledge of the fundamental concepts, technologies, standards and methodologies associated with the solution set.• Ability to perform installation, implementation, customization, operation, recovery, tuning and application programming.• Demonstrated ability to provide knowledge transfer, within the domain of the project assignment. Preferred skills include the following:• Web technologies and services, including Extensible Markup Language (XML), Hypertext Markup Language (HTML), and Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP).• Application server architectures Java 2 Platform, Enterprise Edition (J2EE).• Experience with application development and system architecture design, working knowledge of Java and XML.• Experience with Object Oriented (OO) programming languages, such as Java and C++.• Demonstrated knowledge of java programming (Servlets, JSP, EJB, JDBC, Swing).

The IBM Client Innovation Center is an in-bound delivery model where we support our clients from our BATON ROUGE center. However, some travel is expected and all candidates must be willing and able to travel to meet our client needs across the US. Travel is typically related to knowledge transfer and training at the client site (Monday thru Friday). You are expected to travel up to 50% of the time.  This is a traditional office position.  You must live in LOUISIANA. The work location is 100 North Street Baton Rouge, LA 70802.  This is not a work from home position.
Health Insurance. Paid time off. Corporate Holidays. Sick leave. Family planning. Financial Guidance. Competitive 401K. Training and Learning. We continue to expand our benefits and programs, offering some of the best support, guidance and coverage for a diverse employee population.
Our goal is to be essential to the world, which starts with our people. Company wide we kicked off aninternal talent strategy program called Go Organic. At our core, we are committed to believing andinvesting in our workforce through:

  • Skill development: helping our employees grow their foundational skills
  • Finding the dream job at IBM: navigating our company with the potential for many careers by channeling an employee’s strengths and career aspirations
  • Diversity of people: Diversity of thought driving collective innovation

In 2015, Go Organic filled approximately 50% of our open positions with internal talent that were promoted into the role. 
With an employee population of 375,000 in over 170 countries, amazingly we connect, collaborate, and care. IBMers drive a corporate culture of shared responsibility. We love grand challenges and everyday improvements for our company and for the world. We care about each other, our clients, and the communities we live, work, and play in!




United States

State / Province


City / Township / Village


IBM Business Group


Primary job category

Technical Specialist

Secondary Job Category

Services Specialist

Role ( Job Role )

Application Developer

Employment Type


Contract type


New Collar Role


Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • At least 2 years’ experience in implementing Sterling Commerce products, Retail Supply Chain implementations and system integrations.
  • At least 2 years’ experience in web technologies and services, including XML, HTML, and Hypertext Transfer Protocol (HTTP).
  • At least 2 years’ experience in Object Oriented (OO) programming languages such as Java.
  • At least 1 yearexperience in a lead consultant/developer role, working on complex projects.
  • Readiness to travel (home on weekends-based on project requirements)
  • English: Basic Knowledge

Preferred Technical and Professional Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • At least 3 years’ experience in implementing Sterling Commerce products, Retail Supply Chain implementations and system integrations.
  • At least 3 years’ experience in a Lead consultant/developer role, working on complex projects.
  • English: Intermediate

Eligibility Requirements



Bachelor's Degree


Bachelor's Degree

Early Professional Track

Not Applicable - Professional Hire

Position Type



Up to 50% or 3 days a week (home on weekends - based on project requirements)

Is this role a commissionable/sales incentive based position?



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