Organization: FedEx Freight
Title: Sr. Analyst Operations Research
Location: Harrison,, AR
Sr. Analyst Operations Research
Begin your career with the FedEx Team as an Operations Research Analyst and be a part of one of the most well-known and reliable companies in the world.
As an Operations Research team member you will identify business opportunities or expand ideas obtained from management in order to conceptualize and define and model operational problems to assess feasibility and impact. You will identify performance improvement opportunities via data analysis and develop decision support tools to ensure most cost conscience, efficient use of company resources that supports service objectives and develop concepts into business plans utilizing appropriate research techniques, methodologies, and experience and present them to senior management with recommendation for implementation.
Medical, dental, vision, prescription insurance
Disability & life insurance
Credit association (with Internet & phone banking)
Flex-spending acct for medical and dependent care
8 paid holidays annually
Company paid vacation and personal time
FedEx Freight pension plan
Stock purchase plan
Highlights of Qualifications:
Master's Degree in Industrial Engineering, Operations Research, Mathematics/Statistics, Computer Engineering/Science or related analytical discipline or Bachelor's Degree (aforementioned disciplines) with 2 years experience
Three (3) years experience in operations research, engineering, statistics, forecasting, or data analysis
Programming skills and ability to learn new languages, including but not limited to: JAVA, SQL, SAS
Knowledge of relational database systems Oracle, DB2 and Terradata
Knowledge of big data implementations (hadoop), preferred
Strong computer skills (Excel, Outlook, Word, PowerPoint, E-mail) with experience using statistical software and reporting interfaces, data mining tools, machine learning techniques and data visualization
Analytical, problem solving, time management, organizational and interpersonal skills
Good presentation, verbal and written communication skills
Interested candidates can learn more about the position and apply online at fedex.com/careers
Select FedEx Freight and keyword search for job number: 427620BR or 427622BR
As a member of the FedEx Corp. family of companies, FedEx Freight is a leading U.S. provider of next-day and second-day regional LTL freight services.
FedEx Freight is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disabled and veterans, committed to ensuring an environment that accepts and appreciates diversity at all levels of the company and promotes the success of all employees. We offer challenging opportunities for people looking to join an organization that recognizes and rewards the contributions of its employees.