VIE - Supply Chain Data Scientist F/H

Location: Göteborg

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Position Description

VIE – Supply Chain Data Scientist

The VIE, International Voluntary Abroad, is a French international corporate placement program for young professionals between the age of 18 and 28 who are European Union nationals. For these reasons, we thank you in advance to mention these items on your CV. For more detailed information about the eligibility conditions to this program, we invite you to go to Business France website:
About us
The Production Logistics (PL) team is a global function responsible for the overall supply chain performance for Volvo Group Trucks Operations

Our tasks include:
  • Supply chain strategy and roadmap

  • Logistics concept and development

  • Supply chain efficiency and performance

  • Development of logistics requirements and concepts in the PRD and DVP processes

  • Transport and packaging purchasing and operations

  • Position Description
    Data Scientist – Optimizing Supply Chain Support through data

    Do you want to be part of the next exciting steps in GTO’s logistics transformation? Are you passionate about solving complex problems, how we approach the complex reality we call Supply Chain? Will massive amount data trigger your instinct of analytics and opportunities to simulate? Then this might be the job for you!

    Supplier & Material Management is a team responsible for developing logistics processes & tools, and ensure logistics requirement when sourcing new materials for our production locations. Within the team we are responsible for different areas, but all connected through master data.

    As a Data Scientist, you will be developing our processes & decision making through smart & efficient master data solutions.

    You will be working in AB Volvo Global Supply Chain, in the Swedish Supplier & Material Management team.

    Your task will be to work with the Senior Data Scientist and the SMM team to develop & implement solutions which enables transparency, efficiency & data usage across the supply chain community within AB Volvo.

    Your work will be task/project driven. Example of tasks/projects could be :
    • Enable a solution combining master data from several systems.
    • Explore new technology to be used in our processes such as AI or machine learning
    • Update tools & system to create smarter ways to work for the users.

    • Engineering/ University degree in the field of IT or Supply chain

    To be able to succeed in this position, we believe you have a good selection of the following skills/qualities.
    • Good communication skills in English
    • A dynamic and proactive approach to problems
    • A good capacity to handle multiple tasks
    • Sense of utilizing data in an efficient manner
    • Strong technical skills in e.g Excel, Power BI, Click etc
    • Supply chain interest and/or experience

    At Group Trucks Operation we are actively working to establish groupings that will take maximum advantage of the strength inherent in differences in e g knowledge, experience, age, gender and nationality.

    About us

    The Volvo Group drives prosperity through transport solutions, offering trucks, buses, construction equipment, power solutions for marine and industrial applications, financing and services that increase our customers’ uptime and productivity. Founded in 1927, the Volvo Group is committed to shaping the future landscape of sustainable transport and infrastructure solutions. Countless career opportunities are offered across the group’s leading brands - Volvo, Volvo Penta, Terex Trucks, SDLG, Renault Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, Mack, Eicher, Dongfeng Trucks and Arquus.

    Volvo Group Trucks Operations encompasses all production of the Group’s engines and transmissions, as well as all production of Volvo, Renault and Mack trucks. The organization is responsible for spare parts supplies to the Group's customers as well as for designing, operating and optimizing logistics and supply chain for all brands, production facilities and distribution centers where the Volvo Group operates. In Volvo Group Trucks Operations you will be part of a diverse team of highly skilled professionals who work with passion, trust and embrace change to stay ahead. We make our customers win.

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    Group Trucks Operations

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    Västra Götaland



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    No Travel Required

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