Job opportunity
Dare to grow Job reference 399741

Functional Application Specialist

Location Waalwijk, Netherlands
Team Information Technology
Working Hours 32-40 hours

CEVA Logistics provides global supply chain solutions to connect people, products and providers all around the world. We are supply chain experts. We live and breathe logistics every day. Above all, we believe that this is a people business. That’s why we are building a global culture of teamwork and respect. We encourage initiative, and we engage and empower our diverse workforce to grow their careers within CEVA.

CEVA Logistics offers a broad range of end-to-end, customized solutions in both Contract Logistics and Freight Management thanks to our approximately 98,000 employees at more than 1,000 facilities in 160 countries worldwide. With the recent acquisition of the former Ingram Micro Commerce & Lifecycle Services business, we are building one of the world’s leading end-to-end eCommerce service offerings through the dedication and passion of our people—the heartbeat of our organization. As we continue growing at a fast pace, will you “Dare to Grow” with us?




In this role you are working within the functional application team and work closely with the Engineering team and operation in our multiclient warehouse. You will solve software related problems, do several implementations, manage the 2nd line support by both coordinate and solving tickets and you stay in close contact with other IT departments from CEVA.


Furthermore, you will be involved in IT application related projects and analyze the usage to ensure safety and optimization. Within this role you have a lot of responsibility, there you will support our multiclient warehouse. You will be working from our office in Waalwijk.



The position is roughly divided into 3 focus areas:


IT Applications

  • Monitoring and safeguarding a correct, functional operation;
  • Preventing incidents by managing the application, performing data analysis and initiating functional changes;
  • Migrating data and various applications;
  • Registering, analysing and resolving problems and incidents.


User Support

  • Giving instructions to end users, providing training and documentation;
  • Setting priorities in user support;
  • Monitoring and reporting on applications in the business processes;
  • Managing authorizations and assigning authorization profiles.



  • Provide knowledge of own and surrounding applications and participate in projects;
  • Identifying improvements in the process and the organization with respect to IT applications;
  • Testing and supporting the implementation of applications;
  • Advising business on acceptance of new applications or functionalities.




    • Talent that finished a BSc or mbo-4 program in the field of Computer Science, IT, Logistics or Supply Chain;
    • Minimum of 1 year experience in a similar role;
    • Knowledge of ERP and/or Warehouse Management Systems;
    • Knowledge of Gofos is a plus;
    • You are a strong communicator with perfect English language skills, Dutch is a plus;
    • Result oriented, problem solving and strong collaboration skills.




Furthermore we offer:

  • Excellent primary and secondary terms of employment, including travel allowance;
  • A one year contract with the possibility of a permanent contract afterwards;
  • 25 vacation days and four extra days if you are not absent;
  • A super beneficial pension plan and discount in the employee benefits store and on various insurances;
  • Ample room for development and training opportunities.




At CEVA eCommerce Logistics, our people are the heartbeat of the organization, our strength. Within our international organization, we work for our favorite brands such as, Zalando, and de Bijenkorf. We innovate continuously and give you the confidence to get the most out of yourself. Together we grow! We provide the platform to work with integrity. We encourage inclusiveness and trust you to; be resourceful, work with an entrepreneurial spirit, and pioneer imaginative ideas. Collaboration and respect for each other are important in our organization. A good atmosphere is the starting point.


Become part of The Heartbeat Of Logistic Services. Challenge yourself and dare to grow at CEVA eCommerce Logistics!




Then we look forward to receiving your application including your salary expectations and earliest possible starting date. Apply directly via the button below or for more information contact Ruud Roelen, Talent Acquisition Specialist, via phone: 0621280770 (WhatsApp is also possible) or mail to


Within CEVA eCommerce Logistics we have a driven and enthusiastic recruitment team, if you know someone who qualifies, please let us know!

As a global organization, and as part of the CMA CGM Group, diversity is critical to our business success; only when we can reflect the cultures, languages, behaviors and local knowledge of our customers, we can succeed. By employing people with different experiences and abilities, we expand our knowledge and increase our creativity and innovation.