Advanced Analytics Specialist, Supply Chain

Advanced Analytics Specialist, Supply Chain

  • Location HOBOKEN, NJ
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  • Requisition GH1655215

What you'll do at

The Advanced Analytics Specialist is responsible for helping build our best-in-class Supply Chain Analytics. The ideal candidate has a demonstrated passion for working with data to creatively and tenaciously solve complex problems. Your ultimate goal is use data to drive the right business outcomes and build strong relationships with the Technology and Supply Chain Operations teams you partner with.

What you’ll be working on

  • Analytics: Work with large, messy, disparate datasets and conduct ad hoc “back of the envelope” analyses to quickly inform critical business decisions
  • Modeling: Develop and improve upon our methodology for demand forecasting and inventory replenishment logic with some of the best data scientists in the industry
  • Strategy: Design scalable workflows and tools to automate processes that would otherwise be manual and time-consuming

About You

You’re a risk taker, a dreamer that delivers, you have and can implement big ideas with a positive attitude. You pride yourself on being the first of your friends and colleagues to know what’s happening in the world and staying “in the know.” You have a passion for working with data to deliver actionable guidance and drive business performance. You want to be a part of one of the fastest growing ecommerce companies around where the only constant is change and you have these main skills:

  • Expert at SQL and Excel - ability to manipulate large quantities of data to drive business decisions is a must
  • Strong business acumen and scrappiness - you approach problems in a scientific manner but can also execute pragmatically
  • Excellent analytical, organizational, and written/verbal communication skills

Qualifications

  • 2-4 years of professional experience in a highly analytical and data intensive role at a startup and/or finance/consulting firm (not including internships)
  • BA/BS degree in Economics/Mathematics/Statistics or equivalent practical experience; MBA or relevant Master's Degree from a top-tier program is strongly preferred
  • Proficient in SQL, Excel, and financial modeling
  • Hands-on experience with VBA, R, Python, Looker, Tableau, SAS, MATLAB or other data analysis/visualization tools
  • Structured and organized thinker who can drive analytical projects to completion with minimal direction; intense analytical ability, attention to detail and ability to deep-dive when necessary

About Walmart eCommerce

Walmart U.S. eCommerce is comprised of Walmart.com, Jet.com, Hayneedle, Shoes.com, Moosejaw, VUDU, ModCloth & Bonobos. Here, innovators incubate next gen e-commerce solutions in real-time. We integrate online, physical, and mobile shopping experiences for billions of customers around the globe. How do we do it? We continuously build and invest in new technology including open source tools and big data innovations. The world's largest retailer is also the world's largest, fastest-growing, and most dynamic ecommerce organization. We are creating a seamless experience that lets customers shop anytime and anywhere using online, mobile, social and stores. Walmart’s mission is to become the smartest way to shop and save on pretty much anything. Combining a revolutionary pricing engine, a world-class technology and fulfillment platform, and incredible customer service, we’ve set out to create a new kind of e-commerce. 

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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