• Business Intelligence Sr Analyst

    Location LU-Luxembourg
    Posted Date 7 days ago(04/12/2018 8:31)
    Job ID
    757576
    Company
    Amazon EU SARL
    Company/Location (search) : Country (Full Name)
    Luxembourg
  • Job Description

    Do you see a clear path where others see roadblocks? Would you rather break the mold to do something right than settle for the status quo? What if you could use your creativity to change the direction of the entire transportation and delivery sector to raise the bar on customer experience?

    Amazon Transportation Services (ATS) is looking for a detail-oriented, analytical, technically skilled, innovative, hands-on, and customer-obsessed Senior Business Intelligence (BI) Analyst in our Luxembourg office that can drive innovation in its middle mile transportation network. The Senior BI Analyst works across the EU in a cross-functional environment with the European Planning Team, Transportation Operations Teams, Warehouse and Sortation organizations to determine future demand and transportation prices which could translates into saving opportunities.

    A qualified candidate must have demonstrated ability to manage medium-scale modeling projects, identify requirements and build methodology and tools that are statistically grounded but also explainable operationally, apply technical skills allowing the models to adapt to changing attributes. In addition to the modeling and technical skills, possess strong written and verbal communication skills, strong focus on customers and professional demeanor and high intellectual curiosity with ability to learn new concepts/frameworks, algorithms and technology rapidly as changes arise.

    Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
    • The Senior Analyst drives projects that require complex analytics, prioritizes projects and feature sets, as well as align and sets stakeholders expectations for Amazon. This requires interaction with Amazon’s EU and WW operations team.
    • Understanding of analytical simulations and assessments. Must be able to quickly understand the business impact of the trends and make decisions that make sense based on available data
    • Reporting and analysis through tools, portals and reports; following solution-driven approach to systems and processes, using advanced computer literacy (Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Word) and manipulating/mining data from database tables (Redshift, Oracle, Data Warehouse)
    • Create pricing models and develop the right pricing strategy to drive efficiency in European transportation operation
    • Pull and report data from numerous databases (using Excel, Access, SQL and / or other data management systems) and to perform ad hoc reporting and analysis as required
    • Communicate with external customers (Carriers, Vendors / Suppliers) and internal customers (Finance, Software Support, Fulfillment Centers)
    • Implement new processes and methodologies across the organization
    The position is based in Amazon’s EU Headquarters in the vibrant city of Luxembourg.

    Basic Qualifications

    A successful candidate will have:
    • BA or BS in Engineering, Mathematics, Economics, Statistics, Computer Science or another technical field
    • Proven experience in delivering and influencing business processes using data analysis
    • Proven experience with IT-based root cause analysis and process design.
    • Experience with statistical analysis, regression modeling and forecasting, time series analysis, data mining, financial analysis, and demand modeling
    • Experience in Statistical Software such as R, SAS, SPSS, MINITAB
    • Able to write SQL scripts for analysis and reporting ( SQL, MySQL)
    • Experience using one or more programming languages such as Python, VBA, MATLAB, Java, C++
    • Excellent communication skills and ability to simplify complex topics for broad audiences.
    • Sound business judgment and proven ability to influence others
    • Fluent in English. Further additional EU languages also beneficial
    • An entrepreneurial mindset, with the tenacity to develop ideas independently and thrive in fast-paced environment is crucial

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Experience of transportation concepts: pricing strategy / analytics, forecasting, freight forwarding, planning, optimization - is a strong plus
    • Master’s degree or equivalent in Logistics / Supply Chain / Mathematics / Science / Engineering / Business Development
    • Experience developing and growing a business / start-up / association
    • Proficiency with TABLEAU, Microsoft Excel to include making charts, data manipulation, pivot tables, creating macros, and visual basic knowledge

    Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build.

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