Industrial Engineer - Business Analytics

Descripción del puesto

Empresa: FedEx Express EU
Número de solicitud de trabajo: RC229788
Ubicaciones:
Taurusavenue 111
Hoofddorp, Países Bajos

Horarios semanales programados: 40
Tipo de trabajador: Regular
Fecha de publicación: 04-February-2020
Fecha de cierre: 30-April-2020
Trabajo familiar: FXE-EU: Industrial Engineer


Resumen de posición:

Job Purpose:
As an (Associate) Industrial Engineer, you will be working for the Service Standards & Solutions team, which is part of the European Central Planning & Engineering function. Within this group this role is aimed specifically within the Business Analytics team. Main focus will be on supporting the E-Commerce strategic initiatives with providing data insights and developing and maintaining the reporting framework to support our key processes and decision-making.

In this role you will be responsible for tasks around data understanding and business enablement. This reaches from data integration, data mining, predictive and prescriptive analysis to working with and influencing cross-functional teams of senior managers & professionals in order to achieve optimal results for the business.

Key accountabilities:
Work effectively with engineers and conduct end-to-end analyses, from data requirement gathering, to data processing and modeling. Interpret data, analyze results using statistical techniques and provide ongoing reports.

Monitor key product metrics, understanding root causes of changes in metrics. Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets and depict the story via dashboards and reports.

Maintain existing data visualizations, data pipelines and dashboard enhancement requests.

Acquire data from primary or secondary data sources and maintain databases/data systems to empower operational and exploratory analysis.

Automate analyses and authoring pipelines via SQL based ETL framework.

Drive underlying data systems improvement by working with key cross-functional stakeholders. Perform data quality validations to ensure data creation is as per the business needs and expectations.

Work with management to prioritize business and information needs.
Develops new or innovative solutions to diverse operation’s related problems by utilizing creative problem solving techniques and by leading & facilitating group problem solving initiatives. Identifies opportunities to improve operation’s planning processes and translates ideas into workable solutions for the business.
Utilizes all available sources to keep abreast of new / changing technologies & methodologies in the market place related to own area of responsibility and remain current with potential changes in the business that could potentially impact Planning & Engineering. Actively shares learning with relevant peers.

Skills and Competences:

  • have a Bachelor or Master of Science degree in Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Statistics, Operations Research, Industrial Engineering, Operations Management or Supply Chain Management with 2-3 years of relevant experience;
  • strong analytical skills;
  • entrepreneurial spirit, creative mind-set and capable of assessing and evaluating risks;
  • thinks in terms of what’s possible, sees opportunities and takes a solutions-oriented approach;
  • self-starter who readily assumes responsibility;
  • must have experience working with SQL, Java, Python or R;
  • Strong knowledge of data visualization techniques and tools. TIBCO Spotfire experience is a plus;
  • a good understanding of both probability and statistics;
  • experience of developing & implementing measurement systems, operational processes & procedures;
  • competent in MS-PowerPoint and comfortable building presentation materials to tell a clear story;
  • ability to champion ideas and influence the organization with fact-driven recommendations;
  • strong written and verbal communication skills in English;

Job Purpose:
As an (Associate) Industrial Engineer, you will be working for the Service Standards & Solutions team, which is part of the European Central Planning & Engineering function. Within this group this role is aimed specifically within the Business Analytics team. Main focus will be on supporting the E-Commerce strategic initiatives with providing data insights and developing and maintaining the reporting framework to support our key processes and decision-making.

In this role you will be responsible for tasks around data understanding and business enablement. This reaches from data integration, data mining, predictive and prescriptive analysis to working with and influencing cross-functional teams of senior managers & professionals in order to achieve optimal results for the business.

Key accountabilities:
Work effectively with engineers and conduct end-to-end analyses, from data requirement gathering, to data processing and modeling. Interpret data, analyze results using statistical techniques and provide ongoing reports.

Monitor key product metrics, understanding root causes of changes in metrics. Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets and depict the story via dashboards and reports.

Maintain existing data visualizations, data pipelines and dashboard enhancement requests.

Acquire data from primary or secondary data sources and maintain databases/data systems to empower operational and exploratory analysis.

Automate analyses and authoring pipelines via SQL based ETL framework.

Drive underlying data systems improvement by working with key cross-functional stakeholders. Perform data quality validations to ensure data creation is as per the business needs and expectations.

Work with management to prioritize business and information needs.
Develops new or innovative solutions to diverse operation’s related problems by utilizing creative problem solving techniques and by leading & facilitating group problem solving initiatives. Identifies opportunities to improve operation’s planning processes and translates ideas into workable solutions for the business.
Utilizes all available sources to keep abreast of new / changing technologies & methodologies in the market place related to own area of responsibility and remain current with potential changes in the business that could potentially impact Planning & Engineering. Actively shares learning with relevant peers.

Skills and Competences:

  • have a Bachelor or Master of Science degree in Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Statistics, Operations Research, Industrial Engineering, Operations Management or Supply Chain Management with 2-3 years of relevant experience;
  • strong analytical skills;
  • entrepreneurial spirit, creative mind-set and capable of assessing and evaluating risks;
  • thinks in terms of what’s possible, sees opportunities and takes a solutions-oriented approach;
  • self-starter who readily assumes responsibility;
  • must have experience working with SQL, Java, Python or R;
  • Strong knowledge of data visualization techniques and tools. TIBCO Spotfire experience is a plus;
  • a good understanding of both probability and statistics;
  • experience of developing & implementing measurement systems, operational processes & procedures;
  • competent in MS-PowerPoint and comfortable building presentation materials to tell a clear story;
  • ability to champion ideas and influence the organization with fact-driven recommendations;
  • strong written and verbal communication skills in English;


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Nuestra compañía

FedEx Express es una de las compañías de transporte exprés más grandes del mundo y ha sido elegida sistemáticamente como una de las 10 empresas más admiradas del planeta por la revista Fortune. Cada día FedEx cumple las expectativas de sus clientes con soluciones comerciales y de transporte, y ofrece servicio en más de 220 países y territorios en todo el mundo. Logramos prestar servicio con esta red internacional gracias a los excelentes miembros que componen el equipo de FedEx, encargados de que cada experiencia con FedEx sea excepcional.


Nuestra filosofía

La filosofía Personas-Servicio-Beneficio describe los principios que rigen todas las decisiones, políticas o actividades de FedEx. FedEx se preocupa por las personas que integran su plantilla y ellas, a su vez, ofrecen el impecable servicio exigido por nuestros clientes, que nos proporcionan el beneficio necesario para garantizar nuestro futuro. El elemento esencial que convierte a la filosofía Personas-Servicio-Beneficio en la fuerza positiva que es para la compañía radica allí donde cerramos el círculo y devolvemos dichos beneficios al negocio e invertimos en nuestra gente.

Nuestro éxito en el sector se debe a nuestros trabajadores. Mediante la filosofía Personas-Servicio-Beneficio, nuestro entorno de trabajo anima a que los miembros de los equipos sean innovadores a la hora de ofrecer un servicio de la mayor calidad posible a nuestros clientes. Nos preocupamos por su bienestar y valoramos sus aportaciones a la compañía.


Nuestra cultura

Nuestra cultura es importante por muchas razones y hacemos que cobre vida deliberadamente a través de nuestro comportamiento, nuestras acciones y nuestras actividades en cada rincón del mundo. La cultura y los valores de FedEx llevan siendo la piedra angular de nuestro éxito y expansión desde nuestros comienzos a principios de la década de los 70. A pesar de que otras compañías puedan copiar nuestros sistemas, infraestructura y procesos, nuestra cultura nos hace únicos y es, con frecuencia, un factor diferenciador en nuestra competencia y desarrollo en el mercado internacional actual.