PriceFx Developer

Job Requisition ID:  51327

Founded in 1920, Eastman is a global specialty materials company that produces a broad range of products found in items people use every day. With the purpose of enhancing the quality of life in a material way, Eastman works with customers to deliver innovative products and solutions while maintaining a commitment to safety and sustainability. The company’s innovation-driven growth model takes advantage of world-class technology platforms, deep customer engagement, and differentiated application development to grow its leading positions in attractive end markets such as transportation, building and construction, and consumables. As a globally inclusive and diverse company, Eastman employs approximately 14,000 people around the world and serves customers in more than 100 countries. The company had 2023 revenue of approximately $9.2 billion and is headquartered in Kingsport, Tennessee, USA. For more information, visit www.eastman.com.

 

Responsibilities

 

The IT Pricing Analyst, with a focus on PriceFx, is a high-visibility, integral role in Eastman’s current and future digital strategy. One of the fundamental requirements is to develop and maintain multiple Pricing Processes that encompass various applications including PriceFx and SAP. As Eastman’s Pricing strategies and digital technology dependencies grow, this role must leverage technical capabilities alongside sales experts to meet future automation and customer demands. The Analyst will work within an existing IT Commercial Business Solutions team, which necessitates good teamwork and communication skills. 
 

•    Designs, implements, maintains, and troubleshoots Eastman’s Pricing applications (PriceFx), while adapting to changing priorities.
•    Leads complex projects including the design, specifications, and implementation of new capabilities.
•    Hands-on development and configuration of PriceFx to create critical solutions.
•    Provides day-to-day application support: Address broke/fix, provide consultation, investigate data issues.
•    Interact with other functional areas (i.e., Demand Planning, Finance, Supply Chain, Sales, etc.) to understand upstream and downstream impacts.
•    Provides input into cloud-based solutions as required to meet changing business needs.
•    Interacts with vendors and service providers to understand the relationship, troubleshooting issues, ensures adequate support levels are in place, and evaluates new cloud services and frameworks.
•    Work closely with the Pricing Center of Excellence and Pricing Leaders (Directors and VPs) to understand needs and demands while creating designs and solutions resulting from their feedback.
•    Consistently evaluating Platform Releases to assess new functionality that can be leveraged to improve system usability and maturity.
•    Peer leadership by providing mentoring and training to other team members. 
 

Qualifications

 


•    Business process analysis and problem-solving skills.
•    Excellent communication skills:
          o    Ability to convey ideas in written form and the capability to share those ideas verbally in a clear, concise manner to varying levels of the organization and team peers.
          o    Collaborate effectively with business partners during discovery, development, or training phases of projects and support.
          o    Ability to present complex technical topics to a non-technical audience (including senior leadership).
•    Demonstrate experience with full Software Development Lifecycle.
•    Familiarity working with Agile methodologies.
•    Maintains technical skills, leads investigation of new tools. Stays abreast of industry trends.
•    Proven ability to stay organized while managing multiple projects simultaneously—must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and handle multiple, competing priorities.
•    Must be a self-starter with high level of initiative with good follow-through.
•    Willingness to learn concepts and technologies that are unfamiliar.
•    Comfortable working in a group setting, learning from others and mentoring new peers.

•    BS in Computer Science or related field
•    Minimum of 5 years of experience with these skills to be applied with this role:
          o    Required: PriceFx
                   Modules: Price Analyzer, Price Builder, Quote Configurator
                   Technologies: Git, Groovy, Java (or object-oriented programming principles), APIs, relational databases, web technologies
          o    Preferred: SAP, Salesforce CPQ
          o    Familiarity with System Integrations
                   Including: Dell Boomi, Enosix, Salesforce Platform Events, and FTP

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Eastman Chemical Company is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law.

 

Eastman is committed to creating a powerfully diverse workforce and a broadly inclusive workplace, where everyone can contribute to their fullest potential each day.


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