Consultant, WMS (Blue Yonder) - MacGregor Partners

Consultant, WMS (Blue Yonder)

We are looking for a dynamic customer-centric Senior Consultant to provide expert guidance surrounding the Blue Yonder (JDA) WMS application. You will have made contributions to several successful software implementations, either in enterprise planning, manufacturing, transportation, or WMS, and are looking to take on more responsibility. As a client-facing role, you must maintain a professional demeanor at all times and will travel frequently to visit client sites and interact in-person with client teams.

What you’ll do:

  • Assess client business requirements
  • Configure the Blue Yonder (JDA) WMS application to meet customer needs
  • Troubleshoot and triage application issues as they are reported
  • Write functional specifications for modification, interface, report, and label requirements
  • Author and/or review system and procedural documentation

What you bring:

  • 5+ years of general consulting experience or 2+ years of Blue Yonder (JDA) WMS experience
  • Basic understanding of supply chain, logistics, and distribution functional concepts
  • Strong communication skills, including the ability to present complex information to individuals and small groups
  • Great attitude and commitment to get the job done
  • Legally authorized to work in the United States
  • Ability to travel to customer facilities
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, MIS, Supply Chain Management, or related field.

Bonus points for:

  • Experience with Warehouse Management Systems implementations
  • Experience with other Blue Yonder solutions such as Warehouse Labor Management (WLM), Integrator, Warehouse Management – Process, Warehouse Management – Dispatcher, EMS, or Track & Trace
  • Experience reading and writing SQL
  • Experience reading MOCA trace files
  • Experience creating legacy RPWriter reports
  • Experience creating Jasper reports
  • Experience creating labels
  • Experience creating and maintaining custom DDAs
  • Experience creating and maintaining custom control files and using mload utility
  • Experience with other supply chain execution systems such as Manhattan Associates, HighJump, or SAP
  • Milwaukee, WI or Raleigh, NC based consultants are preferred

What you’ll get:

  • One of the fastest-growing companies in America to work for and a talented team to back you up.
  • Remote work opportunities.
  • An awesome culture, backed up by winning a Best and Brightest for Milwaukee award five years in a row, and Best and Brightest in the nation for 2020 & 2021!
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance.
  • Immediate Vacation & Sick Time.
  • Employer-sponsored short-term disability, long-term disability, and life insurance.
  • Paid Maternity and Paternity leave.
  • 401(k) program with match.
  • Sabbatical leave of an additional five weeks paid time off every five years.
  • Two days of PTO for Volunteering.
  • Professional Development.


50% travel is required for the position.  Specific amounts will be discussed with this position’s manager.

Supervisory Responsibility:

This position has no direct supervisory responsibilities.

Work Authorization:

No sponsorship is provided for this position. US citizens or permanent residents only.