Amazon’s EU Global Transportation Service (GTS) team is looking for an enthusiastic and customer obsessed Manager, to lead the EU Transportation Network Engineering team in EU, and help us design and optimize our transportation network.
The role will involve understanding the physical and virtual transportation processes, from our fulfillment centers on to our final mile carriers who deliver our packages to our customers.
As part of the EU Customer Fulfillment Network Design team you will combine business process knowledge, data expertise, and analysis skills to identify and drive programs within our transportation network.
To be successful in the role, you need strong analytical skills, excellent communication skills, ability to influence across business functions and manage stakeholders’ expectations effectively.
You will work in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment that requires you to be detail-oriented and comfortable in working with multiple business and technical teams.
Your responsibilities will include :
Development and execution of network design and optimization strategy to support cost reductions, increase delivery speed and improved delivery experience for Amazon customers.
Contribute to the strategy, prioritize technical and operational initiatives, evaluate and set stakeholders expectations.
Development of necessary tools to enable optimal design of network
Work closely with commercial, operational and technical stakeholders to drive the implementation of initiatives.
Drive cross functional teams to deliver programs.
Completed Bachelor’s degree from an accredited university in Engineering, Computer Science or an Science degree
5+ years’ experience in program / project management, process improvement or strategic development
Experience in manipulating complex data, data processing and analyzing, drawing conclusions from data, and building basic models that support business decisions
Ability to think quantitatively and qualitatively about operating processes and outcomes
Strong data processing and analysis skills, ability to produce, interpret and draw conclusions from data
Ability to gather data and develop · Ability to handle multiple priorities and work independently in an often times ambiguous environment
Sound business judgment, proven ability to influence others, and strong analytical thinking skills
MBA or Master’s Degree
Familiarity with statistics and application of statistics in operations
Proficiency in SQL
Advanced knowledge of Excel, Oracle BI, Tableau, Unix, Visual Basic and / or other programming languages
Experience driving process improvement, familiarity with 6 sigma / lean, green belt certification
Proficiency in Spanish, Italian, French, and / or German