Warehouse Management System Analyst

Payless Shoesource   •  

Brookville, OH

Less than 5 years

Posted 265 days ago

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DescriptionFIND YOUR FIT with Payless ShoeSource as the Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) Analyst.

You know who you are.  And you know what moves you.  That's why your chosen career should fit you as well as your favorite pair of shoes, every step of the way.  And that's what makes a career with Payless ShoeSource the perfect fit for you.

The Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) Analyst serves as the on-site liaison between the Distribution Center management team and the Information Technology organization. Through a strong connection and understanding of the business partners they support, this role develops business process documentation for existing, enhanced and new technology capabilities. The WMS Analyst has solutions delivery responsibility on multiple complex projects/initiatives, and a substantial accountability in managing business partners’ requirements as they are translated into functional specifications for the IT organization to build. The WMS Analyst leads the on-site configuration of the Warehouse Management System and provides first tier support to the Distribution Center management team.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provides level 1 on-site support to the Distribution Center management team for Warehouse Management System operations, configuration and issue resolution

  • Serves as the on-site liaison between the Distribution Center management team and the Information Technology organization.

  • Elicits and translates Distribution Center business requirements into relevant documentation via requirements gathering sessions for assigned initiatives/projects.

  • Evaluates information gathered from multiple sources, identifies and reconciles discrepancies, and ensures consensus among stakeholders and/or project team members.

  • Manages business requirements for multiple complex projects/initiatives including prioritization, organization, and identification of risks.

  • Participates during the design, build and initial testing phases of a project. Leads the on-site field testing and the organizational change management phases of a project.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Logistics or related fields preferred

  • Minimum 3-6 years Software Engineering and/or Business Systems Analyst


  • 3 or more years Warehouse Management System experience

  • Prefer experience with Manhattan Warehouse Management Open Systems Platform

  • Ability to work effectively on a team and partner cross functionally and across the organization

  • Proven ability to lead and drive a project/task to completion

  • Ability to communicate with impact

  • Have no written coaching or counseling on file

  • Have no attendance issues

Payless ShoeSource is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  This business uses E-Verify in its hiring practices to achieve a lawful workforce.

Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

*Payless ShoeSource conducts full background checks as part of the recruiting process. (Criminal and Traffic including felonies and misdemeanors)