Takealot WMS - Process Engineer Jobs in South Africa

Takealot WMS - Process Engineer Jobs in South Africa

  • takealot.com, a leading South African online retailer, is looking for a highly talented WMS Process Engineer to join our team in Cape Town.

  • We're a young, dynamic, hyper growth company looking for smart, creative, hard-working people with integrity, to join us.

  • We offer a market related, Total Remuneration Package which allows full flexibility according to your needs, a great work environment and a promise that you won’t be bored as long as you're prepared for a challenge and want to build something great.

    The position reports into the Warehouse Management System (WMS) Product Owner

    Your responsibilities will include

  • Day to Day administration of Oracle Cloud WMS – user maintenance, location maintenance, level 1 support to DC operations, troubleshooting of integration issues with ERP

  • Assist with facilitating of testing and roll-out of proposed new functionalities as well as bi-annual upgrades of Oracle Cloud WMS

  • Development of reporting and dashboards from WMS reporting database

  • Preparation of training material and responsible for training workshops on new WMS processes (Training lead)

  • Administration of the WFM software – Fixing of errors, reporting, cleansing of data, keeping WMS and WFM system data in sync

  • Data analysis linked to continuous system application improvement


  • Solutions-oriented, can-do attitude; self-motivated

  • Attention to detail

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and spoken

  • Understanding of DC operations and processes

  • Comfortable with change and excellent team player

  • Comfortable with learning and adapting to new systems

  • Competent in data analysis and modelling


  • Minimum 3 years relevant experience within DC operations

  • Previous experience with WMS systems such as Oracle, Manhattan, Red Prairie, SAP, Highjump or similar

  • Industrial
    Engineering, B.Comm Logistics or similar degree preferred

  • High level of proficiency with MS Office packages, specifically Excel (for Modelling)

    The Environment

  • takealot.com employees are entrepreneurial and dynamic, smart, customer- centric, fun and have the shared ambition of takealot.com being the leading e- commerce company in Africa.

  • We have fun, work hard, take ownership, work in teams to create solutions, and are always open to direct feedback/new ideas on where we can improve.

  • We are short on ego and high on output.

  • We are doers and not only thinkers, its all in the execution after all.

  • We love what we do and what we are creating.

    We seek to Employ an Extra Ordinary Mind who

  • is forthright but respectful

  • is an expert at doing, who can not only design but also execute

  • is analytical, able to use data to make decisions

  • is competitive, self-directed and strive to be the BEST (GREAT requires a lot of work and does not only happen during business hours

  • is passionate about the potential of e-commerce and delivering a world-class customer experience

  • is entrepreneurial, thrives under change and accepts it is a constant and always looks for solutions to do something better and faster

  • is able to think about problems from a business perspective using technical and product input

  • is curious and challenge the status quo

  • is innovative and enjoys iteration

  • is collaborative

  • will be at the cutting edge of developing new concepts for takealot.com.

  • thinks like an owner of the business.


    How to Apply

    For more information and job application details, see; Takealot WMS - Process Engineer Jobs in South Africa

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