Product Analyst III

XPO Logistics - Marietta, GA (30+ days ago)3.3


Logistics done differently.

At XPO Logistics, we know that cutting-edge technology drives our success. As the Product Analyst III, you will assist in driving the business product vision and feature definitions to ensure the impact of the developed solution is achieved. You will participate in user requirements gathering sessions, take feedback to the product team to analyze and assess feasibility, and work closely with UX designers to ensure features are communicated and designed to work optimally. If you’re looking for a growth opportunity and a better lifestyle, join us at XPO.

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability, and the opportunity to participate in a company incentive plan.

What you’ll do on a typical day:
Chart and monitor progress toward product completion for each component; meet established acceptable time lines for completion and delivery
Gather and document feedback from end users on the products and recommend improvements; participate in product documentation, release notes, and training documentation
Coordinate development and testing with the development and QA teams
Design web, desktop, and reporting interfaces
Develop wireframes, mockups, and user stories
Document data mapping between multiple applications
Collaborate with Operations, Sales, and other departments to ensure that customer requirements are met

What you need to succeed at XPO:
At a minimum, you’ll need:
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field
3 years of experience designing web software products
3 years of experience designing and optimizing business processes; 3 years of experience gathering business requirements and documenting in an Agile environment
Proven track record of progressive experience, preferably in software development and product management
Freight brokerage or logistics experience
Basic experience with wire-framing tools such as Omnigraffle, Balsamiq, or similar
Understanding of business process design and optimization, such as order to cash
Business analyst experience
Availability to travel between our US and Canada offices 25% of the time

It’d be great if you also have:
MBA
Experience as a programmer and/or scrum master
Management consulting experience
Excellent verbal and written communication skills; able to present clean, organized, and thorough information and data appropriate for intended audience
Proven analytical skills with the ability to prioritize workload and deliver results
Be part of something big.

XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oréal, Toyota and many others. We’re the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we’re just getting started.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran, or other protected status.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.