Monday , January 30 2023

Ikea Karriere – SCD Solution Owner Warehouse Management Systems (WMS)

Website IKEA

Job Description:

As a Solution Owner WMS within Supply Chain Development (SCD) Intralogistics you are responsible for the planning and coordination of WMS solution related activities. From defining requirements for innovative logistical solutions to life cycle management activities you are the speaking partner for intralogistics colleagues and the users on their specific sites. You keep track of the budget needed to comply to technical, business and legal requirements. The follow up with our colleagues regarding incident and problem management is part of the job. You are embedded in the WMS solution team within the Handling & Storage and Solutions & Process (HSSP) department and maintain close contact to WMS vendor, business stakeholders and solution owners of connected systems.


Job Responsibilities:

  • You are accountable for all aspects of Solution delivery for WMS in our Warehouses according to established ways of working
  • You drive continuous improvements of the Solution regarding functionality, cost and quality
  • You identify and support user needs
  • You create and manage budget
  • You are responsible for Solution compliance according to relevant rules and standards
  • You are responsible for release management incl. functional, technical and life cycle management related changes
  • You manage business development activities incl. requirement description, testing, deployment
  • You steer our external software partners

Job Requirements:

As a person, you have a strong interest in supply chain and intralogistics as well as in technology, digitalization, automation. You have a passion for planning and leading in a global assignment and to drive and develop the business and yourself to deliver excellent results. Moreover, you have a desire to collaborate and interact with various stakeholders.

  • A solid knowledge of end-to-end Solution or Application Management and an understanding of related Information Technology
  • Gathered experience in the field of Warehouse-Management-Application and its adjoining systems
  • Experience in managing software development projects
  • Experience in release- and project management with the ability to estimate costs and complexity and plan activities
  • Experience in vendor- and contract management
  • Excellent moderation and organizational skills and can interact and align with stakeholders from different functional and regional areas.
  • Good experience using Jira/ Confluence
  • International travelling is no problem for you and you strive for working in IKEA’s multicultural team.
  • Fluent in English both written and verbal

Job Details:

Company:  IKEA

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Dortmund, DE

Application Deadline: N/A

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