Amazon is seeking an Industrial Engineer with a background in air freight operations. This position requires the ability to plan, organize, implement, and manage capital and process improvement projects. The successful candidate will have an extremely high level of customer focus, passion for process improvement, and have the technical ability to deep dive large quantities of data to derive customer focused solutions. The candidate will be a motivated self-starter that can work independently in a fast paced, ambiguous environment.
Key responsibilities for the position include * Evaluating network capacity * Building short term and long term business specific models * Planning and designing systems that meet business needs by improving integration of people, materials, equipment, software, and finance * Recommending and implementing changes to safety procedures, work methods, and labor standards * Project management from conception to completion for field locations * Set clear goals and lead a team to directly or indirectly achieve those goals * Conduct and lead project meetings with Sr. Management * Assessing and optimizing the processes and equipment used in the facility * Typical projects could include spearheading a floor layout redesign, evaluating the ergonomic needs and issues within work areas, or conducting a capacity planning and analysis study for peak season.Basic Qualifications * Meets TSA airport badge access requirements * A completed Bachelor's degree in Industrial or Manufacturing Engineering from an accredited university * 4+ years of data-centered work experience within the small parcel transportation space or air cargo industry * Experience managing large capital projects * Expert in Microsoft Office products (Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Visio, and MS Project) * Intermediate in AutoCAD, VBA, and SQL expertise * Ability to work with and influence all levels of associates and managers * 10%-25% travel may be required Amazon is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Minority / Women / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation / Age