The European Transportation Network Planning team forecasts, plans, and optimizes the flow of billions of shipments each year.
The network we plan for sees trucks depart every minute across Europe on our busiest day, making the team responsible for one of the world’s largest logistics planning operations.
We analyze enormous volumes of data to help Amazon think through how best to organize a quickly growing and changing network.
We are constantly engaging with new kinds of problems, and use a wide range of tools to reach the right solutions, including Tableau, SQL / Redshift, Python, Excel and simple common sense and business judgement.
As a Network Optimization Analyst, you will help identify opportunities to improve systems and processes, and materialize those solutions through sophisticated models and tools.
Success in this role requires a detailed knowledge of optimization methods, an excellent technical skillset and a strong business acumen.
Success in Network Planning requires not only strong analytical skills but also excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Planning is uniquely concerned with connecting widely varying teams to a single vision and timeline, which therefore requires very strong stakeholder management capabilities.
The position is based in Amazon European headquarter in Luxembourg, a city widely known for its beautiful setting, livability, and highly international population, with foreign nationals making up over half of the population.
Responsibilities in the Network Optimization Analyst role include :
convening a cross-functional team to resolve it; and monitoring the improvements you produce