One of our long-time clients has asked us to assist in their search to hire two full-time Lawson technical specialists to join their ERP team, one as a senior specialist (6 or more years relative experience), and one as a junior specialist (4 or more years).

These roles will be responsible in three areas:

 Database management
 EDI (HL7 preferred).
 Systems Administration

Skills/experience includes the following:

 Oracle DBA – performance tuning, database knowledge, etc.
 HTML, XML, Java scripting, and web design
 Lawson Process Flow (version 9.x preferred)
 EDI (ideally, GHX and substitution data mapping for proper translation)
 Lawson 4GL
 Cobalt
 UNIX Korn Shell scripting

The senior role is for an Oracle DBA who understands the Oracle, and some knowledge of or experience with Lawson database structures. This role performs typical DBA production support tasks, and may become involved in scripting to help build extracts, interfaces, etc.

The client has a large Lawson database which includes nearly the entire Lawson suite, hook-ins from other vendors, and will be adding the Lawson BI component.

The ERP team currently consists of about 20 with nine on the Lawson side. The team interacts a lot, and shares their skill sets so as to provide a more effective and viable support service, and enhance overall professional skills.

The less senior role requires HTML, XML, Java scripting, and web design to support the Lawson employee self-service component, and ideally, experience with Lawson’s process flow version 9.x. Also, EDI experience ideally with GHX and substitution data mapping for proper translation, Lawson’s 4GL, Cobalt, and UNIX Korn Shell scripting.

Lawson Certification is preferred.

The hiring company offers stability, has been in business since the early 1950’s, is strong financially, and no lay-offs over the past 18 years.

The offer package includes a competitive base salary, attractive benefits, relocation assistance for the successful applicants, and career path.

U.S. Citizens, EAD, or Green Card holders are encouraged to apply. Visa sponsorship is not available.

Contact Daniel Barber at Niche Technologists, Inc. (610) 847-2143 or