Business Analyst, Amazon Transportation Services

Amazon.com Services, Inc.
 Bellevue, WA

Desciption

Job summary

Amazon Transportation Services (ATS) is seeking a candidate to identify, create, develop and integrate innovative solutions and programs that lead to improvements in our line haul driving network. This position will lead the development and execution of new worldwide transportation initiatives designed to improve overall efficiency and meet the ever-growing demand for line haul capacity. The candidate will use data mining and modeling skills, facilitate ideas, and work from concept through to execution.

Key job responsibilities

  • Retrieving and analyzing data using Excel, SQL, Access and other data management systems
  • Monitoring existent metrics, analyzing data and partnering with internal teams to identify process and system improvement opportunities
  • Designing and implementing reporting solutions to enable stakeholders to manage the business and make effective decisions
  • Manage complex calendars and scheduling with diplomacy and discretion, manage domestic travel, expense report coordination and submission, and organize, execute, and assist with team activities
  • Driving small to medium operational enhancement projects

**This role can be located out of Nashville, Phoenix, or Atlanta**

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, STEM, Operations, Finance, or related field
  • Experience in a business analyst, data analyst or statistical analysis role
  • Experience with Tableau, AWS QuickSight, Power BI, or other data visualizations software
  • Experience with Excel, Access, SQL, Perl or other scripting languages

Preffered Qualifications

  • 3+ years of experience using scripting languages such as Python and R
  • Experience in modeling and analyzing complex logistics networks
  • Advanced SQL skills
  • Demonstrated experience reducing transportation, labor and inventory costs through application of logistics and supply chain optimization methodologies
  • Experience communicating across all levels of management, peers, and clients
  • Experience using route and load optimization tools as well as transportation management systems
  • Advanced degree in Logistics or Transportation
  • Analyst/Project Management experience

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.

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