IT Application Developer/Configurator - Duluth, GA

Duluth | Georgia | United States

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IT Application Developer/Configurator - Duluth, GA

3950 Shackleford Rd, Hampton Green
Duluth, Georgia, 30096
United States

IT Application Developer/Configurator – Duluth, GA
The opportunity:

  • Support, test, correct and document large and/or complex issues and recommend modifications from supplied specifications using agreed standards and tools, to achieve a well engineered result that supports the business.
  • Produces detailed designs and documents using required standards, methods and tools, including prototyping tools where appropriate.
  • Researches technical design specifications to meet functional requirements.
  • Proactively communicates and collaborates with Team members, and external and internal customers to analyze information needs and design solutions.
  • Design test cases and test scripts under own direction, mapping back to pre-determined criteria, conducting tests, recording and reporting outcomes.

How you will impact WestRock:

  • Optimize IT applications to drive data standardization throughout the WestRock Corrugated Division.
  • Drive continued savings from our current IT application portfolio by analyzing/updating interfaces into and out of ERP/MFG solutions.
  • Follow documented core values important to the WestRock culture: Integrity, Respect, Accountability and Excellence.

What you need to succeed:

  • Bachelor’s degree – required.
  • Manufacturing experience – 2+ years.
  • SQL experience – able to support business requirements by leveraging SQL knowledge to extract data and perform basic updates against application databases. Ability to understand database relationships and knowledge of various table joining methods to achieve desired results. Knowledge of Excel and other MS Office applications to deliver extracted data to business users for subsequent analysis and transformation. 
  • Crystal Reports – ability to create and maintain Crystal Reports and be able to integrate the reports with Enterprise Business Objects. Knowledge of how to connect with various databases to access required report data.
  • Unix shell scripting experience – 2+ years.
  • Knowledge of network architecture and functions related to user access and printing.
  • Excellent communication skills – both verbal and written.

What we offer:

  • Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability and excellence.
  • Comprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities.
  • An attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies and potential.
  • A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily workforce.

WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.  


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