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Rate Database Application Specialist M/F

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GEODIS is a leading global logistics provider acknowledged for its expertise across all aspects of the supply chain. As a growth partner to its clients, GEODIS specializes in five lines of business: Supply Chain Optimization, Global Freight Forwarding, Global Contract Logistics, Distribution & Express, and European Road Network. With a global network spanning nearly 170 countries and more than 49,400 employees, GEODIS is ranked no. 6 in its sector across the world. In 2022, GEODIS generated €13.7 billion in revenue. GEODIS is a company owned by SNCF Group. 
This position is also open to anyone recognized as a disabled worker.  



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Type of assignment

Full-time Regular


Support function - Information Technology Services

Job title

Rate Database Application Specialist M/F

Job description

Main Objectives:

• Owner and custodian of the Rate Database application, the RDB Specialist owns its rules and principles.
• In charge of the Application set-up, the Rate DB Specialist is tasked with creating and maintaining its operating rules (set-up, filtering rules, workflow logic etc.)
• The RDB Specialist is in charge of creating the Run release cycle, jointly with technical teams (infrastructure & development) and the Business. He also ensure that changes are duly communicated (whether originiating from technical teams, Products or else)

The RBD Specialist will :
• train the Level2 Support team so their skills allow an optimized support, functionally and technically
• remain the ultimate level of escalation, known to the Organization as the Level 3 support.

Also, the RDB will :
• be in charge of the Application technical rules, ensuring consistency between Product lines.
• partner with the Business Process team to help translating the Business & product requirements into an optimal technical solution.
• translate the requirements into technical design enabling proper development by the Development team.
• ensure that the test plans produced by those product teams that require new features are complete, consistent and results duly signed off before pushing related developments to the delivery queue.
• be in charge of defining the EDI inbound rules (filters, mandatory fields) which will allow importing rates into the RDB.
• interact with and notify those teams that may be affected by changes (whether functionally or technically e.g. impacts on replicated databases).

Applicant's profile

Experience & knowledge
- Freight forwarding's rate management (Air & Ocean primarily) culture
- Good English level both spoken and written
- Versed into technical design

Required Behavioural Competencies
- Team worker
- Affinity to work in an international environment
- Pro-active problem solver
- Delivery focussed

Working time (%)


Position location

Position place



Thailand or India

Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required


Years of experience in similar position

Confirmed (5 to 10 years of experience)


English (Fluent)