Manager, Program Management - Amazon Transportation Services

Amazon.com Services, Inc. - Atlanta, GA3.6

Full-timeEstimated: $94,000 - $130,000 a year
EducationSkills
  • Bachelor’s degree in quantitative field such as mathematics, industrial engineering or operations research
  • 3+ years experience in supply chain, transportation operations
  • 2+ years experience in leading teams and managing people
  • Proven complex problem solving and project management skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced deadline-oriented work environment
  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel
  • Experience in writing SQL queries and mining databases
  • Excellent written and communication skills
Amazon Transportation Services (ATS) is looking for a motivated individual with a strong delivery record and leadership experience to own, build capabilities and execute network planning for our dynamic, fast-paced transportation business. We are looking for a versatile and passionate, analytically minded program manager who wants to lead a team in defining the vision for network planning and develop industry leading processes and technologies that set the bar for every other company. You will have a direct impact on the bottom line of our business while improving overall customer experience. Successful Program Managers within this group are big thinking innovators who move fast, have an unrelenting tenacity to get things done, are keen operators and are capable of breaking down complex problems to make data-driven decisions that best serve customers. If innovation, diving deep into data, leading talented people and partnering globally with cross functional teams to build capabilities to automate and accelerate an already fast growing business excites you, then we want you to be on our team.

Major responsibilities
  • Define the strategy for and lead a team in executing all loads flowing through the North America middle mile ground transportation network
  • Generate, and implement innovate ideas which accelerate our already fast growing business
  • Partner closely with our ATS tech and research teams to build capabilities which drive insights and automation both from a product and system architecture standpoint
  • Perform complex data analysis to identify opportunities to increase optimization efficiencies, reduce fulfillment costs and improve the customer experience
  • Communicate complex analysis and insights to stakeholders and business leaders, both verbally and in writing
  • Lead and support cross functional teams in expanding the middle mile network to include inbound and Sort Center outbound
  • Design, develop and establish KPIs to monitor the health of the business and provide strategic insights to drive growth and performance
  • Build clear, insight driven, actionable reporting which monitors the health of the network and identifies opportunities for change
  • Partner with Tech and relentlessly work towards a fully automated, hands off the wheel planning function
  • Develop sustainable processes and capabilities to systematically integrate with cross functional ATS teams to manage accelerated growth while simultaneously reducing defects
  • Partner closely with LH Forecasting to integrate our machine learning forecast with network changes to manage variability
  • Masters Degree in Supply Chain Engineering, Business or related field
  • 5+ years experience in supply chain, transportation planning
  • Advanced quantitative modeling skills
  • Advanced knowledge in scripting with R and or Python
  • Advanced knowledge in building visualizations in Tableau
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