SanBrunoRecruiter Since 2001
the smart solution for San Bruno jobs

Advanced Analytics Specialist II

Company: Wal-Mart
Location: San Bruno
Posted on: June 9, 2021

Job Description:

What you'll do...

Position: Advanced Analytics Specialist II

Job Location: 950 Elm Avenue, San Bruno, CA 94066

Duties: Work on data extractions from multiple SQL databases and create analytical processes in R to help the business solve critical inventory replenishment challenges. Develop flow charts and comprehensive reports for key metrics related to Supply Chain Inventory performance including Item In-stocks, Inventory Turns, Purchase Order Visibility, and Forecasts. Develop reports to help executive leadership track business performance and help the operational teams to implement the processes and run the business. Develop mathematical models to build data driven decision making systems for Inventory Optimization initiatives and to improve Supply Chain performance. Create demand forecasting models that suit special projects, support suppliers' supply plans, and drive up Wal-Mart eCommerce in-stock metrics. Automate reporting processes and day to day replenishment processes and maximize efficiency for all processes that need to be conducted repeatedly. Work with cross-functional teams to understand warehouse capacity, labor planning, and inventory levels. Provide strategic recommendations on process improvements and build functionalities in models to actualize them for better replenishment strategies.

Minimum education and experience required: Bachelor's degree or the equivalent in Business, Finance, Accounting, Statistics, Operations Research, or related field and 1 year of experience in data analytics or related field; OR 3 years of experience in data analytics or related field.

Skills required: Experience analyzing data in Microsoft Excel with VLOOKUP, Pivot, Index Match, and Solver. Experience writing SQL queries to analyze big data. Experience building prediction models in R to predict purchase forecasts. Experience applying optimization algorithms in R to improve business performance. Experience creating data visualizations in Google Dashboard to deep dive business metrics performance. Experience creating flow charts in Visio to initiate project plans. Experience designing and testing relational database management systems with SQL. Employer will accept any amount of experience with the required skills.

#LI-DNI

About Walmart

At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make, from responsible sourcing to sustainability-and everything in between. As a Walmart associate, you will play an integral role in shaping the future of retail, tech, merchandising, finance and hundreds of other industries-all while affecting the lives of millions of customers all over the world. Here, your work makes an impact every day. What are you waiting for?

Walmart, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer - By Choice. We believe we are best equipped to help our associates, customers and the communities we serve live better when we really know them. That means understanding, respecting and valuing diversity - unique styles, experiences, identities, ideas and opinions - while being inclusive of all people.

"The people you work with are ready to help without hesitation to make sure you succeed, it's just part of the culture." - Shelby, Project Analyst

Hello, Silicon Valley

You don't have to choose between your career and your lifestyle. In Silicon Valley, you can have both.

Discover Silicon Valley

  • Beauty

Fioli Gardens, Woodside

View an art exhibit, take a nature hike, explore the historic Filoli House, or take a class at this gorgeous 654-acre property.

  • Art

SFMOMA

Get your art fix at this internationally recognized collection of over 30,000 works of modern and contemporary art.

  • Education

Computer History Museum

Large-scale exhibits, an acclaimed speaker series, docent-led tours and an award-winning education program bring computer history to life.

  • Purpose

The Dish

Hike or jog throughout the year on terrain dedicated to academic programs, environmental restoration and habitat conservation.

  • Explore

Golden Gate Park, SF

Events, attractions, meadows, lakes, and a Japanese Tea Garden provide for a true escape, without leaving the city.

  • Imagine

The Tech Museum

This family-friendly interactive science and technology center in San Jose provides a glimpse into the most inventive place on Earth - Silicon Valley.

  • Shop

Santana Row - San Jose

Stylish boutiques, world-class shopping, and delectable cuisine = a San Jose shopping trifecta.

  • Disconnect

Pacifica State Beach

Learn to surf or visit the "World's Most Scenic Taco Bell" at this 0.75 mile long crescent shaped escape, a symbol of successful habitat restoration.

  • Reflect

Golden Gate Cemetery

This national cemetery comprises 161 acres dedicated to all the members of the armed forces who served our country.

All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options, including vision & dental plans for you & dependents
  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans, life insurance and more
  • Associate discounts in-store and online
  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents
  • Parental Leave
  • Pay during military service
  • Paid Time off - to include vacation, sick, parental
  • Short-term and long-term disability for when you can't work because of injury, illness, or childbirth

Eligibility requirements apply to some benefits and may depend on your job classification and length of employment. Benefits are subject to change and may be subject to specific plan or program terms. For information about benefits and eligibility, see One.Walmart.com/Benefits.

Frequently asked questions

  • On average, how long does it take to fill out an application?

On average, it takes 45-60 minutes to complete your application for the first time. Subsequent applications will take less time to apply as our system saves some of your application information. Please note that some positions require the completion of assessments in order to receive consideration for that role. Those would take additional time.

  • Can I change my application after submitting?

No, you cannot change your application after submitting, so please make sure that everything is finalized before you hit the submit button.

  • How do you protect my personal information?

Processing of information on paper is minimal, and Walmart processes application information using an applicant tracking system (ATS). Access to the data within the ATS is restricted to authorized personnel, and the system itself is held to high security standards by Walmart.

  • What are the recommended Internet Browsers for applying for open roles?
  • Internet Explorer 8.0+
  • Firefox 4.0+
  • Safari 4.0+
  • Chrome 12+

See All FAQs

Recently viewed jobs

Keywords: Wal-Mart, San Bruno , Advanced Analytics Specialist II, Other , San Bruno, California

Click here to apply!

Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!

I'm looking for
in category
within


Log In or Create An Account

Get the latest California jobs by following @recnetCA on Twitter!

San Bruno RSS job feeds