Associate Analyst, Operations

Associate Analyst, Operations

  • Location SAN BRUNO, CA
  • Career Area Supply Chain and Logistics
  • Job Function Supply Chain and Logistics
  • Employment Type -
  • Position Type -
  • Requisition 1045504BR

What you'll do at

The Associate Analyst reports to the Manager of Transportation Analytics and Strategy. This role focuses on driving medium-to long term improvements within On-Time Delivery and Network Optimization for Walmart Global eCommerce. Functions of the role include analyzing Supply Chain related KPI’s, developing tools for real-time ‘defect’ reduction, supporting data compliance, partnering with business partners to enhance lead time, and optimizing Walmart's future transportation initiatives.

The Transportation Team is responsible for driving the final-mile experience for customers. The successful candidate will be an individual who has the ability to identify and support strategic improvement initiatives related to On-Time Delivery and Network Optimization, while being able to dive deep into areas of opportunity and develop solutions as needed. This person will work cross-functionally with multiple technical and operational teams within the Supply Chain organization. Superior analytics and modeling skills are a must, and will be required in order to continuously improve On-Time and Accurate Delivery initiatives.

•Generate analysis, presentations, and recommendations to drive operational improvements in On-Time and Network Optimization.
•Identify areas of opportunity to mitigate supply chain inefficiencies through the development and upkeep of operational tools and reports.
•Troubleshoot data issues and work with internal business partners to derive and build customized reports to investigate opportunities.
•Build and sustain cross-functional relationships with external business partners to best leverage assets for performance improvements.
•Mature, refine, and report on KPIs to effectively manage facility and carrier performance.

  • Demonstrates up-to-date expertise in operational data analysis and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans
  • Models compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
  • Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions
  • Solves complex operational and financial problems/issues
  • Supports and executes complex and multi-variable recurring and ad-hoc requests for data or data set-up

Minimum Qualifications

Functional Competencies:
•Required mastered skills: MS-Suite, SQL, Tableau and database mining knowledge.
•Manages multiple projects at once while ensuring deadlines are met and data output is accurate.
•Utilizes macro skills to build scalable processes and drive automation of daily tasks.
•Ensures integrity and efficiency of reports and data.
•Proven experience leading data driven projects from definition through interpretation and execution stages.

Interpersonal Competencies:
•Capacity to communicate complex concepts in easy-to-understand terminology.
•Effective communication skills to reach multiple levels of the organization, including senior management and cross-functional groups.

Leadership Competencies:
•Ability to champion ideas and influence the organization in order to ensure ideas are executed, especially in scenarios where direct authority is absent.
•Foster and maintain Wal-Mart's three core values:
i.Respect for the Individual
ii.Service to our Customers
iii.Strive for Excellence

•Bachelor’s degree in supply chain, business, engineering, mathematics, operations research, statistics, or STEM related fields or equivalent work experience.
•1-2+ years of relevant work experience.

**Immigration sponsorship will not be available for this position at this time.**

Preferred Qualifications

•Preferred skills: VBA, Python, R, C++, KNIME.
•Master’s degree in supply chain, business, engineering, mathematics, operations research, statistics, or STEM related fields.


The Walmart US eCommerce team is rapidly innovating to evolve and define the future state of shopping. As the world’s largest retailer, we are on a mission to help people save money and live better. With the help of some of the brightest minds in merchandising, marketing, supply chain, talent and more, we are reimaging the intersection of digital and physical shopping to help achieve that mission.

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All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options
  • Vision & dental plans for you & dependents
  • Associate discounts in-store and online
  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans and more
  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents

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