Job DescriptionAmazon Air is seeking highly motivated individuals to identify and develop game-changing air transportation solutions for Amazon\u2019s middle-mile transportation network, with the aim of ultimately improving our customers\u2019 experience. The successful candidate will have strong data mining and modeling skills and is comfortable facilitating ideation and working from concept through to execution. If you want to work for a great company and have the opportunity to delight our customers, then join us in making Amazon history! To be successful in this role candidates must:
Communicate effectively with both external and internal customers to translate complex or ambiguous business problem statements into analysis requirements
Define analytical approach; review and vet analytical approach with stakeholders from different business units
Collect data and perform advanced modeling and statistical analysis
Drive to the heart of problems and identify root causes
Scale data processes and reports; lead work with data engineering for full-scale automation
Work with a variety of data sources; pull data using efficient query development that requires less post processing
Apply multi-domain/process expertise
Communicate roadblocks to stakeholders and propose solutions
Demonstrate bias for action; unafraid to build a quick Excel model or short memo to help move things forward
Actively manage the timeline and deliverables of projects, focusing on interactions within the team and delivering feasible solutions
Provide program communications to stakeholders
Identify and implement optimal communication mechanisms based on the data set and the stakeholders involved
Represent team on medium-size analytical projects within own organization and effectively communicate across teams
Completed Bachelor\u2019s degree in Business, Logistics, Transportation, Math, Engineering, Finance or similar field.
2 years of management consulting experience with track record of solving complex strategic and commercial problems.
2 years of experience working in Advanced Excel and SQL to interpret and analyze large sets of data with accompanying business recommendations.
Highly proficient in written and oral communications; able to produce concise, relevant, strategically-driven documents and presentations to leaders.
Familiar with income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements.
Experience working in goal-oriented team environment, communicating across all levels of management, peers, and client so achieve corporate goals, including the ability to influence and manage upward as necessary.
Willing to travel domestically up to 10% of the time, and able to obtain a valid passport.
Completed Master\u2019s degree in Business, Logistics, Transportation, Math, Engineering, Finance or similar field.
3 years of analytic experience in the areas of transportation or network management, freight forwarding, airline, cargo ground handling, or air freight industry.
Understanding of industry, strategy, market research frameworks (e.g., Porter Five Forces, SWOT, segmentation, demand trends/drivers).
Experience using route and load optimization tools as well as transportation management systems.
Demonstrated evidence of reducing transportation, labor and inventory costs through application of logistics and supply chain optimization.
Amazon is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer \u2013 Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation
Website : http://www.amazon.com/
Amazon, a Fortune 500 company based in Seattle, Washington, is the global leader in e-commerce. Since Jeff Bezos started Amazon in 1995, we have significantly expanded our product offerings, international sites, and worldwide network of fulfillment and customer service centers. Today, Amazon offers everything from books and electronics to tennis rackets and diamond jewelry. We operate sites in Canada, China, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Spain and United Kingdom and maintain dozens of fulfillment centers around the world which encompass more than 26 million square feet.