Norfolk Southern Manager Supply Chain Technology in Atlanta, Georgia


Job Description

Primary Purpose:

Responsible for all major technology reviews, application development efforts, and day-to-day management of Modalgistics supply chain management systems.

Principal Duties:

  • Responsible for providing the day-to-day management associated with deploying, implementing and training Norfolk Southern customers on the use of Modalgistics end-to-end supply chain management system.

  • Provides the project management plans/time lines for supply chain management system projects and customer implementation plans.

  • Manages and develops the responsibilities associated with supervising and managing relationships with both third party vendors and external customers.

  • Leads the development efforts and drives the strategic direction of the Modalgistics performance measurement systems.

  • Prepares annual capital budget request (hardware and software), as well as, the development of long-range strategic planning with regards to product offering and product development.

  • Provides customer and internal training on the development and roll-out of supply chain management solutions.

  • Interacts closely with third-party software providers and application services providers, as well as, NS IT and Modalgistics customers.

Job Related Experience:

Minimum Level: 1-2 years Preferred Level: 3-5 years


Preferred Level: Bachelor's Degree (BS, MBA)

Preferred Majors:

  • Computer and Information Sciences

  • Engineering

  • Mathematical Sciences - Mathematics

  • Business - Business Administration and Management

Licenses / Certifications: Required: None listed Preferred: None listed

Technical Skills:

  • MS Access/Database Development

  • MS Excel/Spreadsheets

  • Material Management System

  • MS Powerpoint/Presentations

  • MS Project

Skills and Abilities:

  • Management

  • Analyzing Problems

  • Planning and Organizing

  • Build Collaborative Relationships

Work Conditions

Environment: Office

Shift Work: No

On-Call: Yes

Weekend Work: Yes

Travel Required: 0 - 2 Days per Month,

Company Overview

Norfolk Southern Corporation(NYSE: NSC) is one of the nation’s premier transportation companies. Its Norfolk Southern Railway Company subsidiary operates approximately 19,500route milesin 22 states and the District of Columbia, serves every major container port in the eastern United States, and provides efficient connections to other rail carriers. Norfolk Southern operates the most extensive intermodal network in the East and is a major transporter of coal, automotive, and industrial products.

We are a team of more than 27,000 employees working together to maintain our reputation as "The Thoroughbred of Transportation". As an industry leader, Norfolk Southern offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package.

Norfolk Southern is an equal opportunity employer including veterans and disabled.