Shipping Functional Business Analyst

  • Sep 12, 2019
Full time Other Tech

Job Description

Job Description



Location : Beirut

Mission Length : Permanent

Start Date : November 2019 Onwards

Job Role : Shipping Functional Business Analyst


  1. Position Summary


The Functional Business Analyst will be part of CMA CGM Digital Centre at Beirut. Within the Digital Factory,  you will be involved in project activities on multiple digital applications and will work in contact with Architecture team, off-shore development, and Business team (CMA CGM).


  1. About CMA CGM & Digital Centre

CMA CGM, headed by Rodolphe Saadé, is a leading worldwide shipping group.  Its 509 vessels call more than 420 ports in the world on 5 continents. In 2017, they carried nearly 19 million TEUs (twenty-foot equivalent units). With a presence in 160 countries and through its 755 agencies network, the Group employs 34,000 people worldwide, including 2,400 in its headquarters in Marseilles.

CMA CGM Digital Centre is part of the Digital Department which includes Digital Office, Data and Digital Factory. Digital core team is based in Marseilles with Regional Project Managers located in North & South America, Asia and Africa.

CMA CGM Digital Centre mission statement is to create a unifying digital vision and to help rethink and design products and processes for the digital age. This mission is achieved by leveraging the latest technology trends; sourcing best practices from other industries; teaming up with CMA CGM key business departments: Lines, Commercial & Agency Network, Supply Chain & Logistics, Intermodal, Operations and ships; enabling Digital Factory & IT as key partners for execution and realization of projects.


  1. Position Responsibilities


  • You interact with Business stakeholders to understand their problems and to design solution to be implemented
  • You work in coordination with Development Team, Product Manager and Product Owner to draw up prototypes then you follow the developing cycles
  • Your design test plan and run functional tests cases
  • You provide help and support to business stakeholders during the UAT
  • You are able to coordinate and synchronize your action with the various contributors of the project team and ensure reporting to project manager
  • You apply Digital Factory & CMA CGM methods and processes



  1. Skills & Qualifications


  • You graduated in Computer Science or a from Business School
  • You have a good knowledge of shipping and supply chain and have the ability to quickly improve your skills in various functional areas
  • You have a general understanding of digital enablers (API, Mobility, IOT, DataScience, Blockchain, Virtual Reality)
  • You handle or at least are concretely documented on AGILE methods: Design Thinking - Dev Ops, Project Management (i.e. SCRUM)
  • You have analytic skills and synthesis mind while being able to work on several subjects in parallel
  • You are a team player with a good collective spirit and empathy, demonstrating autonomy, listening, analysis and communication skills  
  • You are at ease in English.