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Vacancy: IT Application Technical Lead - Hemel Hempstead

Posted on 10/07/2018

About Optoma

Optoma Europe Ltd is a leading specialist provider of award-winning projection and digital display products for the business and consumer markets. Optoma was established in 1997 and currently employs around 150 employees across Europe, with the majority of these operating from our headquarters in Hemel Hempstead, UK.


Working for Optoma, you can expect a competitive salary with additional corporate benefits such as medical insurance, dental cover, pension and up to 27 days holiday per year - subject to service requirements.

Job Description

Responsible for developing and managing EMEA EDI system and ERP related applications in order to meet company, user and HQ business and reporting requirements.


Job Description

Management and development of B2B/EDI systems

Support Day to day running of ERP system with 75 users

Development and support of IT applications to satisfy demanding business requirements with target to produce detailed Profit Analysis information to allow users to make informative business decisions.

Development of reporting from ERP for Sales, Marketing, Finance and Service domains

Reporting to IT Department Head with autonomy to develop EDI / ERP systems

Manage daily HQ / EMEA reporting

Support remote users as required

Assist and Support IT team as directed

Any other role deemed necessary by Department Head or CFO

Candidate Specification

Candidate Specification


Preferably a graduate with relevant qualifications

Strong EDI Knowledges and experiences, preferably experience of Exel Efacs, Oracle EBS, Microsoft SQL and Reporting Services as well as crystal report writer  

Experience and Skills

Previous experience in EDI connection maintenance setup (FTP/SFTP/VAN/AS2)

Previous experience of B2B integration tool configuration and setup (such as WebMethods/Jitterbit)

Hand on Experience of EDI development / mapping knowledge of popular formats such as ANSIX12, EDIFACT, TRADACOM, EANCOM, XML, RNIF

Good Understanding of EDI Middleware workflow and platforms (GXS, Tradeplace and VirtualStock Edge)

Experience to develop and maintain EDI documents Order/Order Ack/ASN/Credit Note/Invoice/Debit Note documents 850, 855, 856, 810, 846, 820, 832, 214, 830. Preferably to have 3PL EDI document development experience Picking Instruction/Ship Confirm/IOD/POD.

Experience of EDI/B2B link monitoring / error handling. Supervises EDI procedures and daily functions to ensure best performance, completeness and superiority.

Programming experience in Java, PL/SQL, XML, Python & VB

preferable to have SQL Server Reporting tool experience and data warehousing knowledge of Oracle OTBI/ OBIA / BusinessObjects

Knowledge of approval system by roles & process (BPM)

Knowledge of different OS (Linux, Unix & Windows)

High energy and drive for results

Problem solver through IT development and project management

Process improver

Good communicator

Team player

Must have flexible working attitude, willing to work additional hours as and when required 


How to apply

To apply for this vacancy please email your CV and a covering letter to