Information Technology - EDI Programmer

Ridgefield, CT 06877, USA Req #2319
Friday, May 13, 2022


At Chefs Warehouse we are an industry leader in food distribution!

We have a distinct competitive advantage in serving our customers because of our extensive selection of distinctive and hard-to-find specialty and center-of-the-plate food products, 

What’s on our menu?

Enticing Appetizers:

A culture that is full of flavor and inviting!  Creating an environment of belonging, where everyone is welcome!

Delivering our best in everything we do

We are committed to high quality food and dedicated to a positive team culture.

Divine Entrees:

Paid Vacations, Paid Holidays

Health, Dental and Medical Benefits

Weekly pay

Life Insurance

5% above cost for our high-quality food products

Employee discounts for travel and events.


What’s for Dessert?

The icing on the cake….

The safety of our employees is our priority!

WE have created essential guidelines to assure  we are following CDC regulations!

Job Title: EDI Software Developer/Analyst

Reports To: VP, Business Systems & IT Governance

Location: Ridgefield, CT

Schedule: Will be required to occasionally work outside of normal business hours

Travel: None


Nation’s Largest Specialty Foodservice Distributor seeks a self-motivated individual with a minimum of three years of experience developing business applications and data warehouses. The successful candidate will be a member of a small team chartered to deliver and maintain new state-of-the-art solutions focused on sales, procurement, and logistics. The ideal candidate will be comfortable working closely with business teams and management to deploy solutions to all divisions of the company. This is a growth position with a growing company and an opportunity to work with our business team to transform our business.

Technical Experience

·Experience with Microsoft SQL Server (7+ years) working in a classic database and data warehouse environment. Experience must include database design.

·Experience in the Microsoft .Net technology stack (7+ years) including C#, ASP, and VB

·Experience with 3rd Party development tools like Redgate and DevExpress a plus

Experience with Electronic Data Interchange (EDI) and industry standards (810, 850, 855, 997, etc.)

·Experience modeling and extracting data in a heterogeneous systems environment (multiple ERP, external operational data sources, 3rd party applications, etc.)

·Experience gathering business requirements and delivering to those requirements

·Experience assisting/training users a plus

·Experience with data security (and SOX) as required in a publicly held company a plus

Skills and Expertise

·Working knowledge of SDLC industry practices as required to deliver quality solutions in a timely basis

·Interpersonal skills as needed to interact with their IT counterparts and Business Teams

·Communication and presentation skills as required to explain project scope, challenges, and progress

·Ability to learn and apply new concepts and/or technology as required to adapt in a rapidly changing business environment

·Knowledge of the food distribution industry a plus


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Bachelor's degree from four-year college or university.

Language Ability:

Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and legal documents. Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from customers, or members of the business community.

Certificates and Licenses:

Microsoft certifications a plus

Supervisory Responsibilities:

This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

Work Environment:

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The above job description is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of duties and standards of the position. Incumbents will follow any other instructions, and perform any other related duties, as assigned by their supervisor.

The Chefs' Warehouse is an Equal Opportunity Employer that does not discriminate on the basis of actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, alienage or national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability or handicap, sex, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, arrest record, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. Our management team is dedicated to this policy with respect to recruitment, hiring, placement, promotion, transfer, training, compensation, benefits, employee activities and general treatment during employment. 

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