1+ months

Sr. Manager, Transportation Network Engineering & Optimization

Seattle, WA 98104


Amazon is currently looking for a highly motivated, forward-thinking senior manager with experience in the areas of program management, process analysis, process redesign, and analytics to join our Linehaul Network engineering and product development team.

In this role, you will analyze our Linehaul network for inbound, outbound, reverse logistics, transfers and non-inventory freight movement. You will partner broadly with transportation, operations, product team and technical functions to optimize the network, reduce cost and improve sustainability.

This role provides the opportunity for broad exposure to various network planning teams, delivery performance, procurement, financial, and technical teams within Amazon. The successful candidate will be a person who enjoys and excels at diving into data to analyze root causes and implementing long term solutions, all while keeping the big picture in mind. You will have excellent written and verbal communication skills, the ability to create and sustain urgency, and a proven ability to influence and lead large programs across all levels and teams in the organization.

Key Responsibilities:
· Collaborating on the design, development, and delivery of key programs, models, metrics, reports, technical products and analyses to drive key business decisions across customer-facing programs.
· The ideal person will define program strategy and work with senior business leaders on scaling and leveraging transportation solutions.
· Analyze and solve operational barriers with a focus on understanding root causes and driving forward opportunities
· Create mechanisms to drive improved optimization on Linehaul movement as well as create most efficient mapping between different freight movements.
· Lead team of program managers and ensure alignment of key initiatives across all programs.
· Identify appropriate performance metrics for each program and ensure consistent measurement and accountability.


Want to learn more about working with Amazon Transportation Services? Check out this video! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=en5YqrtBGvY&feature=youtu.be


· Bachelor Degree in Engineering, Business or related field
· 4+ years of experience with Supply Chain Management concepts i.e. forecasting, planning, optimization and logistics
· 6+ years managing small to medium size (2-8) teams that are driving collaboration with large cross-functional projects involving multiple business teams.
· 6+ years of qualitative/quantitative data analysis related to Supply Chain, Operations, Transportation -Logistics or Inventory Management
· People Management and leadership skills to lead a team of Program Managers.
· Highly analytical and quantitative skills; experience using data and metrics to test theories, confirm assumptions, and measure success
· Demonstrated ability to handle multiple competing priorities and projects in a fast-paced environment with a proven track record for delivering results on large and cross functional


· MBA or Master€™s Degree in Operations, Supply Chain or Logistics
· Prior experience with Lean and/or Six Sigma analytical techniques

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit https://www.amazon.jobs/en/disability/us.


Posted: 2020-05-22 Expires: 2020-08-21

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