United Airlines Senior Analyst - Supply Chain Analytics in Chicago, Illinois
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Technical Operations includes the maintenance, repair and overhaul of our aircraft. This includes aircraft maintenance technicians, engineers, planners, ground equipment and facilities teams, supply chain teams and more.
Job overview and responsibilities
The Senior Analyst, Supply Chain Analytics is responsible for providing Process Improvement support and strategic direction of advanced analytics for the Supply Chain team. This role requires an individual with passion for Process Simplification and data analytics with the willingness to dig deep into details as well as the ability to assess the big picture. Candidate should have work experience with data extraction, data mining and problem solving; business case analysis and presentation; analytical and statistical modeling; and a process improvement in a maintenance production environment. This role will require strategic thinking and strong internal and external client relationship.
High-level responsibilities of the role include:
Develop and implement analytical methodologies, processes, and technological solutions to develop recommendations for process improvements
Collaborate with TO leadership to identify Process Improvement/Process Simplification opportunities and lead Problem Solving initiatives
Execute process improvement solutions to business problems using data analysis, data mining, optimization tools, statistical modeling and machine learning techniques
Continuously develop and demonstrate improved analysis methodologies and tracks and measures results of improvement initiatives
Develop and validate evaluation metrics and models to analyze business performance and areas of opportunity and improve processes
Evaluates, tests, and recommends new opportunities for enhancing processes
Bachelor's degree in the field of Math, Statistics, Operations Research and/or Industrial Engineering or related field
Proven comfort and an intellectual curiosity for working with very large sets of data, pulling in relevant team members to address identified (and sometimes undiscovered) needs
Experienced in manipulating and analyzing complex, large data from various sources to highlight patterns and relationships.
Be proficient in using very large datasets, querying tools (ie. SQL, Python) and hands-on modeling experience on SAS or R.
Be proficient w/ one or more data visualization tools (ie. Spotfire / Tableau / Oracle).
Be able to communicate complex quantitative analysis & algorithms in a clear, precise & actionable manner
At least 2 years experience in analytics
Must be legally authorized to work in the United States for any employer without sponsorship
Successful completion of interview required to meet job qualification
Reliable, punctual attendance is an essential function of the position
Lean Six Sigma Black Belt Certification
Project management experience
At least 1+ years of Airline experience
At least 1+ years of Supply Chain experience
Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT
Division: 66 Technical Operations/Maintenance
Function: Tech Ops / Maintenance - Management & Administrative
Equal Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled