Job description

  • VBA, SQL or other coding experience to support automation initiatives
  • Experience in business process improvement, Lean/Six Sigma
  • Ability to think quantitatively and qualitatively about operating processes and outcomes
  • Proven independent decision making skills in an often times ambiguous environment.
Junior Data Analyst

Are you passionate about leveraging data to deliver actionable insight that impacts daily business decision of Amazon in a promising new market segment?
Does the prospect of dealing with massive volume of data excite you?
Amazon is seeking a Transportation Performance Analyst to join Amazon's European Special Handling (EU SH) team. EU SH team is responsible for the end-to-end Heavy/Bulky journey in the fulfilment, supply chain and transportation daily business and its strategic vision in Europe.
Amazon has culture of data-driven decision-making, and demands business intelligence that is timely, accurate, and actionable. During our day to day operations, tons of data is generated which is leveraged to take our important business decisions.
Our ideal candidate thrives in a fast-paced environment, relishes working with large transactional volumes and big data, enjoys the challenge of highly complex business contexts (that are typically being defined in real-time), and, above all else, is passionate about data and analytics.
As an Analyst you will be developing SQL/ETL queries, accessing data warehouse and redshift clusters, creating automated reports through macros, creating relevant KPIs and metrics for performance of team as well as for transportation operations. Publish daily/weekly performance reports. You will give us business insights based upon data to further improve our operations and processes.

A successful candidate knows and loves working with business intelligence tools, is comfortable accessing and working with big data from multiple sources, and passionately partners with the business to identify strategic opportunities and deliver results. You should have an internal drive to answer “why?” questions, excellent analytical abilities, strong technical skills, as well as superior written and verbal communication skills. S/he would be a self-starter, comfortable with ambiguity, able to think big (while paying careful attention to detail), and enjoy working in a fast-paced dynamic environment.

Responsibilities:
  • Create metrics, performance dashboards and reports
  • Drive root cause analysis
  • Engage with cross-functional teams and/or carriers/vendors for implementation of project/program requirements
  • Managing multiple projects/initiatives
  • Communication at all levels with the ability to present information professionally & concisely with supporting data
  • Working experience with SQL and/or Python.
Why Amazon? Since our beginnings in 1995, Amazon has been pushing the boundaries of possible further and further. Whether it’s exploring successful new business lines, pushing our technology and processes to get the very quickest delivery times for our customers or delivering record volumes, Amazon has achieved incredible feats in defining industries. Our journey to become the Earth’s most customer-centric company is one full of exciting innovation, pace and change. From the second an order is placed online to the seamless coordination of that order behind the scenes, we strive to stay agile, fluid and intentional in what we do. Our employees move this business forward and hiring great people allows us to continually set records. Come and join us in building our future!

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