Kerry Senior Analyst/Programmer (Beloit, WI, US, 53511) in Beloit, Wisconsin

Requisition ID 3041

Position Type (US)Full Time

Career Function Information Technology


Posting Type DNI

Career Builder CB

Leading to better encompasses all we do at Kerry, it's how we've become the worlds leading taste and nutrition company. Whether it's building and manufacturing sustainable solutions for food, beverage or pharmaceutical consumers, our commitment to lead the world to better nutrition drives us forward. With 24,000+ colleagues across the globe and 15,000+ Kerry products, your opportunities are limitless.

About Kerry

A career with Kerry Taste & Nutrition offers you an opportunity to shape how people across the globe view food and beverage while providing you opportunities to explore and grow as your interests do. With our commitment to a sustainable future, a career with Kerry is something you can feel good about.

Where You'll Work:

Do you thrive in a fast paced environment, where you have high visibility on projects? Do you enjoy actively participating and supporting a global platform? Then we have the role for you! In the Senior Programmer/Analyst role, you will be located in our Beloit, WI Kerry Center which is home to our North America Global Technology and Innovation Center. You’ll work in our state-of-the-art facility that was designed to bring all our ingredients and flavor technologies into one location.

What You'll Do:

  • Maintain, update, and configure application programs to support business processes using CLLE, RPG IV, ILE, and embedded SQL.

  • Provide problem resolution and on-call technical support for production software issues or system problems including identification, research, resolution and documentation of root cause.

  • Work with Business Engagement and end users to analyze, design, test, implement and support ERP business solutions.

  • Assist with installation and configuration of third-party software.

  • Create and maintain documentation for code and/or configuration throughout the software life cycle.

  • Develop detailed technical design and test specifications in accordance with SDLC strategies.

  • Identify and manage risks throughout the project life cycle to avoid business disruptions.

  • Provide support for user tickets within specific SLA’s.

  • Work with third party vendors to interface systems and provide problem resolution.

  • Analyze requirements and provide feedback to the user community.

  • Resolve system and software issues as needed.

What You'll Need:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution or equivalent combination of Associate’s Degree and experience.

  • 7+ years previous experience working on an ERP solution.

  • An understanding of the latest RPG programming techniques.

  • Knowledge of functional business areas such as Manufacturing, Customer Service and Finance.

  • Ability to work and communicate with personnel both inside and outside the department, including third party vendors.

  • 10% travel required on certain projects.

3400 Millington Road Beloit, WI 53511

Kerry is an equal opportunity employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Kerry will only employ those who are legally authorized to work in the United States for this opening. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful completion of a background investigation and drug screen. EEO is the Law poster can be found here. Additional information can also be here .

Kerry is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation due to disability for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to and let us know the nature of your request.