HarperCollins Publishers

Systems Engineer

Information Technology


This position requires a highly motivated individual to be a member of an IT Development Organization and perform system design and programming activities to a customized JD Edwards Order to Cash ERP system.



  • Consistently write, translate, and code software programs and applications according to specifications using JDE development toolset. Particularly UBEs, APPLs, NERs. Experience in BSFNs would be an advantage.
  • Software testing and debugging using the JDE toolset.
  • Program documentation
  • Troubleshoot and identify systems problems and suggest alternative solutions.
  • Support the daily, weekly and monthly production processes of the JDE OTC system, and help identify and correct any issues that arise.
  • Work with Business Analysts and others to design and develop system solutions
  • Adhere to all HarperCollins policies and procedures for system change and development, including documentation and promote procedures.
  • Keep management informed of progress on all key projects.
  • Align business requirements to functionality in the core system.



  • Two years’ experience programming with JD Edwards Enterprise One, preferable including Order to Cash. Experience using versions 8.12, 9.0, or 9.1 would be an advantage.
  • Experience with JDE programming toolsets including Application Design Aid, Form Design Aid, Report Design Aid, and Object Management Workbench, including JDE debugger and Visual Studio.
  • Experience with Microsoft SQL database tools.
  • Be familiar with JDE database table structures and concepts.
  • Strong interpersonal, written and verbal communication and organizational skills.

About the Company:


HarperCollins Publishers is the second largest consumer book publisher in the world, with operations in 18 countries. With nearly two hundred years of history and more than 120 branded imprints around the world, HarperCollins publishes approximately 10,000 new books every year in 17 languages, and has a print and digital catalogue of more than 200,000 titles. Writing across dozens of genres, HarperCollins authors include winners of the Nobel Prize, the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Award, the Newbery and Caldecott Medals and the Man Booker Prize. HarperCollins, headquartered in New York, is a subsidiary of News Corp (NASDAQ: NWS, NWSA; ASX: NWS, NWSLV) and can be visited online at corporate.HC.com.

HarperCollins Publishers is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Please note HarperCollins Publishers does not accept resumes from agencies unless our Human Resources department has authorized in writing a specific agency to submit resumes for a specific position.  Therefore, if an agency submits a resume without Human Resources’ prior written approval to do so, the individual identified on that resume will not be considered a candidate presented by your company. 


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