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Kim
kimdcribb@gmail.com
843-458-0997
541 Hinson Drive Apt 528
Myrtle Beach, SC 29579
EDI Manager/Analyst
25 years experience W2
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  • 23 years with EDI/ETL with 15 years working remote and 6 years of managing remote employees in 3 different time zones. Experienced in leading EDI design, development, implementation, and integration with various EDI applications and ERPs. Created SLAs, KPIs, RACI, and FMEAs for the EDI environment and team. Constructed and implemented automation tools, processes, reports, and documentation for all inbound/outbound, internal/external data transmissions with systems, customers, and partners. Worked directly with customers and suppliers to manage, support, and assure efficient End-to-End EDI processes. Formulated strategies to reduce costs and increase efficiencies across organizational processes. Provided strategic input and direction to IT planning and prioritization initiatives. Skilled in analytical and critical thinking, Root Cause Analysis, budgeting, contract negotiation, decision making & complex problem solving, advanced programming/mapping, documentation, quality assurance, implementation support, workflow management, company acquisitions, Sarbanes-Oxley controls, system/software development, APAR bank payment transactions, application upgrades & security controls, trading partner onboarding/testing, X12 Standards, multiple EDI VANS, and continuous process improvements & best practices. Business type experience includes retail, manufacturing, supply chain, distribution, and all corporate departments.
  • Over the years, developed good interpersonal and verbal/written communication skills, strong project management skills, and can communicate effectively within all levels of an organization while translating business needs into technical requirements. Provided and formulated strategic input and direction for IT planning and prioritization of initiatives. Result-oriented and skilled in analytical and critical thinking, and complex problem-solving.
  • Experience in various versions of IBM Sterling Gentran (Server to B2bi w/Lightwell) and other EDI applications or 3rd part services. Created SLAs, KPIs, RACI, RCAs, and FMEAs for EDI environment and team. Developed and implemented automation tools, processes, reports, and documentation for all inbound/outbound, internal/external data transmissions for systems, customers, and partners. Worked directly with customers and suppliers to manage, support, and assure an efficient End-to-End EDI process.
  • Advanced programming (EDI mapping), quality assurance, implementation support, workflow management, many company acquisitions, APAR bank payment transactions, application upgrades & security controls, trading partner onboarding/testing, ANSI X12 Standards, multiple EDI VANS, and continued process improvements & best practices.
  • Business experience includes retail, manufacturing, supply chain, distribution, and transportation logistics. Also, have extensive knowledge in OSHA, DOT, HIPPA, SOX, and other governing bodies.

Technical Skills

EDI Standards, Documents, and File Translations

ANSI X12, 810,812,820,824,830,846,850,855,856,860,864,865,997, Flat files, XML, CSV, TXT, RTX

EDI Translators

EDI Source, Gentran Server for Windows, IBM Sterling Integrator, IBM B2bi with Lightwell, True Commerce, OpenText, Liaison, GXS, Commerce Hub, B2B Gateway, Epicor, B2B SOA, EDIFACTS

Databases and ERP

Sybase, SQL, DB2, Access, Oracle 11g

Operation Systems

Windows Desktop to Windows 10, Windows Server 2k,2008R2, UNIX, AIX, Linux, AS400, MS SQL Server 2000/2008

Hardware

Servers, VS, VMs, Network Switches, Hubs, Repeaters, Routers, Desktops, Laptops, Tablets, Network printers, copiers, scanners, Digi’s, wireless radios, cellular repeaters, business phone systems, Power Backups including generators, wiring network/phone/power, close circuit security cameras, webcams, network security

Software/Applications

Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, SharePoint, Outlook, Access, PowerPoint, Visio, Teams, OneNote, One Drive, Publisher, Skype for Business), Norton/McAfee, GXS, FTP, SFTP, HTTP, HTTPS, AS2, VMware, VPN, Windows Batch and power scripts, Epicor, Innovis, OpenText, GSX, Liaison, Cerberus FTP, WinSCP, FileManger, Remote Desktop, Adobe, Acrobat Pro, Adobe Photoshop Pro, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, Adobe Bridge, Pinnacle, Zoom

Program Language

VBA, Java, SQL, Gentran Mapping, SQL queries, HTTP, Adobe, UNIX/AIX JCL, Apache API

Experience
EDI Manager/Analyst
Manufacturing
May 1997 - Sep 2020

EDI Manager (1999-2020)

  • Upgraded Sterling Gentran from version NT to B2bi. Upgraded EDI VS OS and SQL Server as the Gentran application was updated.
  • Onboarded over 150 new trading partners with over 30 maps (including direct ODBC maps).
  • Developed several new processes and AD-Hoc reports to support AP, Supply Chain, AR, and inventory departments.
  • Developed several new maps for EDI documents: 810, 812, 820, 824, 830, 846, 850, 855, 856, 860, 864, 865, 997, and internal any to any files.
  • Negotiated EDI VAN contracts.
  • Created a plan for DR and HA for the EDI program.
  • Responsible for converting all locations acquired to the BFS EDI system.
  • Created SLAs, KPIs, RACI, RCAs, and FMEAs for the entire EDI program.
  • Worked directly with customers and trading partners.
  • Installed OCR program to scan all non-EDI AP Invoices; Upgraded as technology changed.
  • Helped develop the program logic for the AR “Automatch” payment program and the AP “Automatch” program for all invoices.
  • Modified Logistical Tracking program to accommodate user changes.
  • Technical Liaisons for the AP and AR departments for ERP program projects.
  • Developed an application for the AP department to validate vendor statements (SQL & VB).
  • Developed application for the Safety department to increase the accuracy and speed for their Mock OSHA inspections.
  • Developed several Adobe forms (extractable) for the HR and Payroll departments.
  • Developed several SQL reports to analyze EDI data and assure data quality and data validations.
  • Temporarily responsible for all marketing (ads, magazines, news articles). Project manager for hardware/software/stage production for all Annual Managers Meeting. Worked with Executives to create and publish company Product Guide for Sales.
  • Supported COTS and was company Excel and Adobe Forms expert for support.
  • Supported vendor applications and maintained their DBs.
  • Team member of off-site Disaster Recovery; participated in annual DR test.
  • Utilized as local IT expert for network and hardware needs including wiring.
  • Managed EDI Team (2014-2020) in 3 different states and time zones. Created monthly PIPs for the team; Reviewed their process weekly. Held morning Stand Up meetings to ensure progress with the team. Set a weekly schedule for cross-training and/or review.

Data Analyst (1997-1999)

  • Onboarded new trading partners.
  • Upgraded Sterling Gentran Desktop to Sterling Gentran for NT.
  • Developed process for EDI 850, file to file, and direct ODBC mapping.
EDI ERP Microsoft Excel Project Management SQL SQL Server Sterling Training OCR Disaster Recovery Data Analysis
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Education
Associate's in Computer Science
Rasmussen College 2010
Associate's in Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Horry-Georgetown Technical College 2004
Skills
Data Analysis
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Disaster Recovery
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EDI
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ERP
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Microsoft Excel
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OCR
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Project Management
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SQL
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SQL Server
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Sterling
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Training
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Adobe Photoshop
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AIX
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Analysis
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Apache
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AS/400
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Contract Negotiations
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DB2
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ETL
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ETL Testing
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FTP
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HIPAA
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HTML
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Hubs
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InDesign
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Java
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JavaScript
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JCL
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LAN
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Linux
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Microsoft Office
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MS SharePoint
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MS Visio
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mSQL
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Network Security
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OLAP
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Oracle
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Process Improvement
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Quality Assurance
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SOA
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SOX
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Supply Chain Management
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Sybase
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Technical Specifications
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UNIX
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Visual Basic
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VMWare
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VPN
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Windows
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Windows Server
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Workflow Management
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XML
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