Blue Yonder WMS (Discrete) - Functional Architect

Location India
Discipline: BlueYonder, Solution Architecture, BY Warehouse Management, BY Labour Management
Job type: Contract
Job ref: 32257
Published: 4 days ago


The BY WMS Functional Architect will work within the Consulting Services team at YALLO Retail to lead and manage the solution design and implementation of complex projects for our clients. This individual will be responsible for ensuring project success by effectively communicating with clients, managing project timelines, and leading solution teams. They will be accountable for the overall functional design, implementation and delivery of end-to-end solutions, and will work closely with the clients and the project teams to ensure that the solutions align with the client's business objectives and meet their technical requirements. 


  • Core responsibilities focus your efforts as a lead functional consultant for Blue Yonder WMS (Discrete) solution implementations for customers across the EMEA region. 

  • You will support the functional engagement across of key stakeholders, including key customer contacts, Project Managers, Technical Consultants, and 3rd Party Consultants, to drive the timely and successful delivery of the final solution. 

 What you’ll do (Responsibilities)

  • Serve as the primary point of contact for clients throughout the project lifecycle

  • Lead solution teams and ensure project deliverables meet client expectations

  • Design and implement end-to-end solutions based on client requirements and best practices

  • Provide functional guidance and mentorship to junior team members

  • Continuously evaluate and improve solution processes and tools.

  • Work closely with the clients and other project teams to ensure that the solutions align with the client's business objectives and meet their technical requirements.

  • Collaborate with the project managers, delivery partners, and other stakeholders to ensure that the solutions are delivered on-time, on-budget, and to the client's satisfaction.

Desired Experience

  • 10+ years of overall Warehouse Management implementation/deployment experience in BY WMS (Discrete)

  • Transportation Management Systems (TMS) and Warehouse Labor Management (WLM) knowledge preferable

  • Supply Chain or Industrial Engineering degree strongly preferred

  • Possess strong Functional knowledge in the Warehouse Management space

Technical Skills and Abilities

  • Experience of integration with ERP/Host systems and WCS integration desirable.

  • Ability to learn new solutions/ features and demonstrate to customer.

  • Provide technical and solution leadership during Critical/Major issues.

  • Must be well organized and able to handle multiple projects simultaneously.

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills necessary to work effectively with customer teams and cross-functional teams.