Perl Developer

WestRock (NYSE: WRK) partners with our customers to provide differentiated paper and packaging solutions that help them win in the marketplace. WestRock’s 50,000 team members support customers around the world from more than 320 operating and business locations spanning North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Learn more at  

Perl AIX Developer

The opportunity:


We are looking for a Perl Developer to be responsible for writing, maintaining, and supporting Perl scripts in a complex AIX environment with 130+ Perl scripts interfacing with Oracle Databases and multiple external Supply Chain applications via EAI, EDI, and WebSphere MQ.


How you will impact WestRock:


This position will involve first line support of a complex Supply Chain application environment and the resolution of customer-facing problem incidents.  This position will also involve developing priority enhancements and maintenance projects, via Perl script and Oracle database development.


What you need to succeed:

  • 2+ years of experience developing and maintaining Perl scripts
  • 2+ years of experience writing moderately complex SQL queries
  • Experience working in AIX environment


Experience with the following is a plus, but not required:

  • Oracle database
  • Visual Basic (for projects interfacing with an integrated online application)
  • WebSphere MQ
  • This position requires excellent problem-solving, analysis, and communication skills. 

  • This position also requires the ability to perform equally well in support duties and development projects in a distributed team environment.


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 work.


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

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