Logistics done differently.
The Data Analyst (COE) at XPO Logistics within the Advance Solutions Group is a critical driver of the company’s success in delivering world-class solutions for our clients. The Data Analyst plays a key role in contributing to the operational efficiency and financial success of the company through effective planning, execution, delivery of projects on time and budget. The Data Analyst collaborates with all functional and client teams, including PMO, Engineering, Finance, Managed Transportation, IT, Proposal Operations and other business units both domestic and global based on the need.
What you’ll do on a typical day:
Responsible for providing insights and foresights from the client’s data using the advanced data analytics platform
Perform client’s data cleaning, ingestion, integration and processing
Initiate data discovery sessions with clients to make sure if our interpretation on data is correct and lock the data for the analysis
Develop and implement advanced data analysis and analytics solutions that support the business needs by Interpreting data, analyze results using statistical techniques and advanced analytics tools
Design and produce standard and ad-hoc analysis and various reporting solutions
Create and schedule Python scripts for supporting advance data-analytics platform
Working with cross-functional teams providing data support
Working hours - 12:00 PM to 9:00 PM
What you need to succeed at XPO:
At a minimum, you’ll need:
Minimum 2-4-years’ experience in the Data Analytics function of any relevant industry
4 years BE/BS degree or equivalent education.
Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy
Hands on experience in using advanced analytics tools R, Python etc.
Hands on experience in writing complex SQL queries (joining multiple datasets and ETL DW concepts)
Advanced Microsoft Excel skills ( VBA, Macros etc.) .
Hands on experience in working with remote teams (Onsite – Offshore Setup)
Effective Verbal and written communication in English to interact with US counter parts and our clients
Ability to communicate effectively (both Oral and Written) with technical and non-technical audiences
It’d be great if you also have:
Experience in Supply Chain, Logistics, Distribution Center, Transportation, manufacturing environment.
Working experience in any one of the BI tools like Tableau, OBIE or similar tools
Working experience in any of the ETL tools like Airflow, Informatica, Pentaho or similar tools
Experience in Business Intelligence, Data Warehouse, Analytics, and or BA roles
Ability to conform to shifting priorities, demands and timelines through analytical and problem-solving capabilities.
Experience with Warehouse Management Systems (WMS), Order Management System (OMS), Transportation Management System (TMS)
Should have excellent interpersonal, organizational, written, verbal, and presentation skills to communicate at levels of business stakeholders.
Be part of something big.
XPO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work.
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.