Ryder System Sr. Manager of Supply Chain Analytics in FORT WORTH, Texas

Position Description

As the Sr. Manager of Supply Chain Analytics you will lead a team of data architects, data scientists, and developers to work with various teams across the company to identify and solve business challenges utilizing large structured, semi-structured, and unstructured data in a distributed processing environment.

You will lead the innovative development of Ryder’s digital platform, fostering technical talent within your high-performing team. You must be able to think on your feet, communicate constantly and professionally, and above all else drive solutions to meet the expectations of our customers and internal business requirements.

The ideal candidate will have a passion for technology with good understanding of their applicability to business, a relentless focus on the customer experience and an ability to multitask, assimilate data, make decisions and prioritize complex work while paying attention to the details.

Preferred Skillset:

  • Strong knowledge and experience with data analytics and business intelligence visualization tools (e.g., Tableau, Qlikview, PowerBI, Domo); PowerBI is preferred

  • Data mining and data analysis skills with the ability to clearly present complex information in a simple manner, discern business meaning and recommended actions to stakeholders

  • Ability to self-teach and stay current with emerging technologies

  • Ability to summarize research and analysis for audiences with varying levels of expertise.

  • Experience mentoring co-workers while still operating with a hands-on approach

  • Ability to champion ambiguous scenarios and challenges

  • High degree of comfort and ease with ambiguity and uncertainty

  • Passion for understanding clients vision and business goals

  • Driven to help organizations innovate via digital products

  • Problem-solver, curious, hands-on mentality

  • Proven experience with Power BI or Alteryx a plus

Requirements

  • Bachelors degree required in Engineering/Business/Supply Chain or a minimum of 8 years of relevant work experience

  • Minimum of eight years of related experience

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • MBA and/or Industrial Engineering Masters Degree preferred

  • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification preferred, attainment is required within 12 months

  • American Production Inventory Control Society (APICS) Certification is preferred

  • Demonstrated proficiency in: MS Office MS Project and/or Transportation/Warehouse Management Systems (TMS and WMS) MS Visio Statistical and/or Transportation Analysis Tools (Minitab, SAS, Metlab, i2, Tmod, ILPS) Network analysis tools and/or Simulation and Inventory/Network Design tools Mapping analysis tools, preferred

Responsibilities

  • Independently identifies process gaps then recommends and implements process improvement

  • Applies company methodologies and tools to design distribution and/or transportation operations

  • Establishes and implements performance measures

  • Actively supports the sales process and creates high quality solutions and designs

  • Provides proposal presentation support and development Makes Inventory and/or Supply Chain strategy recommendations

  • Effectively interacts with customers, Sales, and Operations to create value propositions

  • Confers with Engineering and Operations Managers to implement efficient and competitive solutions Manages multiple and complex Supply Chain projects Provides resource planning based on priorities and demand signals

  • May assist in providing logistics training as part of Ryder Academy Supervises a team of engineers (hire, promote, coach, development and performance management)

Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Requisition ID 2018-58702

Category Logistics/Distribution/Transportation Management

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements 10-20%

Position Code 8960