Lead, Applications

Date: Sep 22, 2022

Location: Shanghai, SH, CN, 200023

Company: Under Armour

Position Summary

As Lead Solutions Analyst, Planning Applications , you will work closely with business and IT leaders to define, develop and implement solutions for the supply chain planning area. This area includes critical touchpoints to the consumer including  demand, inventory, and supply. This position will also have a heavy emphasis on supporting the implementation of end-to-end supply chain planning. As Lead Solution Analyst, you will spend most of your focus leading the execution of large strategic projects or system enhancements.  You will also assist our first level application support team in resolutions of issues that require your elevated expertise.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Identify and lead implementation of improvements using knowledge of E2E Supply Chain capabilities, industry knowledge, and Under Armour business processes
  • Interpret business requirements and communicate possible technical solutions to non-technical audiences
  • Act as project lead or workstream lead for large strategic projects, with responsibility of owning success of effort through all stages of the project lifecycle
  • Become an expert in the business processes and industry best practices within area of responsibility, as well as other areas that directly interact
  • Leverage knowledge of solutions and business processes to assist level 1 / 2 support teams as needed. For major issues causing significant operational impact, organize and lead cross functional task force to resolve issue
  • Build relationships with the business leaders in the direct area of support to improve collaboration and to become a trusted partner
  • As senior member of team, provide leadership and guidance for consultants, other IT or functional teammates during project efforts or during daily activities

Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills & Abilities)

  • Excellent problem-solving skills – able to identify, analyze and propose solutions to various consumer, technical and business issues
  • Exceptional team player with excellent interpersonal skills 
  • Extensive Database Experience using SQL
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to translate complex technical concepts in business terms
  • Ability to effectively manage change

Education And / Or Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information System Management, Computer Science, or a relevant business area such as Accounting preferred, but relevant professional experience will be considered.
  • Minimum 0-5 Years’ experience hands on working with SC Planning systems with a focus in area of responsibility.  
  • Hands on experience supporting planning applications i.e Logility, JDA, O9 both day-to-day and implementations. 
  • 5+ years experience acting as a manager, team lead, project lead, or some other position of leadership and responsibility greater than individual performer is required
  • Must be able to demonstrate expert ability in the design, configuration, implementation, and support of Planning Application functionality
  • Experience with planning applications Logility, JDA, O9 or like
  • Possess excellent organizational skills with the ability to manage multiple responsibilities
  • Proven experience working as part of a global team is preferred
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment and committed to meeting deadlines

  • Must be a self-starter, proactive, and possess the ability to work with minimal supervision 
  • Strong consumer-centric focus with proven customer service or client management experience

Other Requirements

  •  ITIL certifications are a plus


  • No Relocation Provided