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
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.
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