Founded in 1866, The Sherwin-Williams Company is a global leader in the manufacture, development, distribution, and sale of paints, coatings and related products to professional, industrial, commercial, and retail customers. The company manufactures products under well-known brands such as Sherwin-Williams, Valspar, HGTV HOME by Sherwin-Williams, Dutch Boy, Krylon, Minwax, Thompson's Water Seal, Cabot and many more. Sherwin-Williams branded products are sold exclusively through a chain of more than 4,100 company-operated stores and facilities, while the company's other brands are sold through leading mass merchandisers, home centers, independent paint dealers, hardware stores, automotive retailers, and industrial distributors. The company supplies a broad range of highly-engineered industrial and OEM coatings for wood and general industrial, coil, packaging, protective and marine, and transportation applications worldwide. Our 60,000 employees are diverse, innovative and passionate. With a variety of rewarding and challenging opportunities, Sherwin-Williams is a great place to find a career that takes you places.
The MDM Developer III will be part of a team that supports and delivers Master Data Management (MDM) solutions for Global Supply Chain at Sherwin-Williams. As a member of the Raw Materials Data Management (RMDM) team, this role will support capture, quality, and federation of raw material, manufacturer documents and polymer data to critical supply chain systems. The primary responsibilities will be to design, develop, and test incoming and outgoing data feeds, data modeling and governance, and perform application administration on host systems. This role will also be responsible for providing technical consulting to management, business analysts, and technical associates, while working with the integration, architecture, and business teams to deliver enterprise solutions. The MDM Developer III will be expected to be a strong technical team member that can deliver high quality solutions with minimal guidance, work collaboratively to share knowledge and ideas, and adapt quickly to the needs of the business.
Strategy & Planning
*Interpret business requirements, create technical artifacts, and determine the most efficient/appropriate solution design, thinking from an enterprise-wide view.
*Identify impacts to downstream systems based on customer requests.
*Work with architecture and integrations teams to interpret, modify, and document integration processes that ingest and provide data feeds to other business units.
*Work with Project and Program Delivery teams to develop solutions to problems. Estimate work for completion and identify dependencies.
Acquisition & Deployment
*Design and configure data-driven workflows and develop supporting business rules.
*Implement and enhance controls to improve data quality and governance.
*Facilitate product enrichment via development and maintenance of custom portals and spreadsheets.
*Configure inbound and outbound data integrations.
*Enable deeper business insight of data via development and maintenance of custom ETL processes.
*Help business users develop functional requirements for integration.
*Write integration test scripts and provide support during user acceptance testing.
*Prepare documentation for code changes.
*Identify and develop project risk mitigation as part of functional design specifications.
*Support ongoing daily use of MDM environment.
*Support system upgrades and quarterly infrastructure maintenance.
*Collaborate with server administrators and DBAs in support of MDM operation.
*Remain current on industry trends and platform best-practice guidelines.
*Report on project and task status to project and program delivery teams.
*Make presentations to management, teams, and peer groups.
*Participate in project and communication meetings with clients.
*Provide tier 2, on-call support for critical application problems and issues.
*Contribute in the discovery and investigation of critical production problems.
*Analyze performance of programs and act to correct deficiencies based on consultation with clients and approval of supervisor.
*Assist with other projects as needed in support of deliverables for the Raw Materials Data Management group.
*Minimal travel, up to 5% is required
*Work outside the standard office 7.5 hour workday may be required.
Formal Education & Certification
*Bachelor Degree or foreign equivalent in related field or equivalent experience.
Knowledge & Experience
*2+ years of IT experience.
*2+ years of experience with the entire software development lifecycle i.e., requirements, design, implementation, integration testing, deployment and post production support.
*1+ year of experience with an Enterprise RDBMS (such as Oracle).
*Understanding of XML, XSD, and JSON.
*Understanding of pattern matching and regular expressions.
*Hands-on experience with SOAP and/or RESTful web services.
*Experience with version control systems such as git or subversion.
*Experience developing integrations, workflows, or business rules in Stibo STEP, or another MDM platform (Informatica, Oracle, IBM, Riversand, etc.).
*Strong understanding of MDM concepts, Object Oriented design and programming, data modeling, and entity-relationship diagrams.
*Experience contributing to projects under both Agile and Waterfall development methodologies.
*Experience with ETL tools (such as Talend).
*Experience with reporting tools (such as Business Objects or Tableau).
*Experience with automated testing tools (such as Katalon or Selenium).
*Experience with Unix command line interface and bash script development.
*Good written and oral communications skills.
*Ability and initiative to learn and research new concepts, ideas, and technologies quickly.
*Ability to work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
*Motivated and competent to contribute time and effort to work assigned.
*Participate in meetings and follow up with resulting action items as needed.
*Good analytical, conceptual, and problem-solving abilities.
*Ability to learn new tools and technologies.
*Ability to organize, prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment as requested.
*Ability to work effectively in a multi-cultural environment.
* Must be legally authorized to work in country of employment without sponsorship for employment visa status now or in the future.
Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, pregnancy, genetic information, creed, citizenship status, marital status, or any other consideration prohibited by law or contract.VEVRAA Federal Contractor requesting priority referral of protected veterans.
Sherwin-Williams is proud to be an Affirmative Action, Equal Employment Opportunity, Inclusion and Diversity Supportive Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, pregnancy, genetic information, creed, marital status or any other consideration prohibited by law or by contract.
VEVRAA Federal Contractor requesting priority referral of protected veterans.