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Senior Business Analyst - Blue Yonder (JDA) - (Canada - Remote)
Job Posting Category: Experienced Professionals (1+ years)
Career Level: Experienced (Non-Manager)
Industry: Packaged Goods
Job Category: IT/ Systems
Years Experience: 2-4 Years
Job Type: Full-time
Posting Date: June 23, 2022
Job Location:

Mississauga, ON
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Job Description

At Arterra Wines Canada, we love inspiring the big and small moments that happen when our products are shared and enjoyed. For us it’s not just about what’s in and on the bottle, it’s what happens in people’s lives when we’re a part of them that keeps us thirsting for more and not resting on our laurels as Canada’s largest and most enjoyed wine company. We put the consumer at the center of everything we do and we’re looking for people who do the same.

Position Summary

The Blue Yonder (JDA) Senior Business Analyst will collaborate with business owners and end users to determine needs and develop solutions for our Blue Yonder (JDA) Systems. You will participate in new development, maintenance, ongoing support and testing to ensure that the systems technically and functionally meet the business community’s needs.

(This position may be fully remote within Canada)


  • Draw upon system knowledge to develop, enhance or support for all the Blue Yonder modules that include but are not limited to JDA Demand, Demand 360, Fulfillment, Enterprise Supply Planning, Inventory Optimization, Sales and Operations Planning.
  • Define interface and data mapping documents based off the functional specifications.
  • Configure JDA Application/SRE server and weblogic system to achieve desired business results.
  • Create detailed technical specifications.
  • Maintaining and updating batch documentation.
  • Perform technical unit testing on all JDA customizations and future enhancements.
  • Creation and modification of existing code base to match the functional requirements.
  • Creation of deployment plan and application of patches to Non-Prod/Production using best practices.
  • Installation and on-going maintenance of JDA servers- Application and SRE servers.
  • Knowledge of SCPO, ABPP, IGP databases.
  • Ability to troubleshoot JDA SRE processes and custom scripts.
  • Ability to write PL/SQL and unix scripts in the batch process required to support any future JDA upgrades.
  • Collaborate with integration and ERP teams to debug and support the JDA solution.
  • Configuration of the application servers after a database refresh.
  • Creation and modification of batch related XMLs to suit the functional specifications.
  • Perform JDA NodePool tuning and Weblogic tuning to ensure that the batch processes meet the time window.
  • Provide problem resolution and ongoing support to the business regarding the JDA system.
  • The position will require that the Business Analyst be involved in new project development, production support of ongoing implementations, and testing.
  • Continuously gain an understanding of Arterra business operations and provide knowledge to enhance technical business processes
  • Keep abreast of new Blue Yonder releases and functionality
  • Willingness to take on new responsibilities and roles within the organization.

Recommended Qualifications

  • 3-5 years of JDA experience in system administration and/or application Modules. JDA 2018.1 release preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred with a focus in Supply Chain
  • Practical knowledge of writing PLSQL packages
  • Practical knowledge in the full installation of JDA and applying partial patches
  • Practical knowledge of Windows system administration.
  • Practical knowledge of Middleware applications such as Weblogic
  • Database troubleshooting and Data analysis and/validation to ensure Data integrity.
  • Strong understanding of networking principals and troubleshooting.
  • Strong presentation and communication skills to across all levels of the organization.
  • Ability to work in a dynamic and fast pace environment to meet business needs and expectations.
  • Strong aptitude to lead projects and incidents to resolution in partnership with internal and external resources.
  • Familiarity with standard IT practices related to business application development, implementation, and support.
  • Strong documentation skills
  • Service-orientated self-starter that can work independently and prioritize workload.
  • Demonstrated top notch organization skills, ability to work within processes

ADA Physical/Mental/Workplace Requirements

  • Occasional lifting up to 25 lbs.
  • Sitting, working at desk/personal computer for extended periods of time
  • Current work environment is working strictly from home. Future work environment is a hybrid model where 2-3 will be spent in the professional corporate office and the other are from home.

What we offer:

  • Competitive salary and bonus
  • Benefits and Pension Plan
  • Product Allowances & Safe Ride Home Program
  • An organization that cares about Corporate Social Responsibility
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Training & Development Programs
  • An opportunity to learn about the world of wine

We are committed to establishing a qualified workforce that reflects the diverse population it serves and we encourage applications from all qualified individuals. We are also committed to preventing and removing barriers to employment for people with disabilities, and we invite you to inform us should you have any accessibility or accommodation needs.


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