Senior Supply Chain Optimization Engineer

Grainger

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Why you should apply for a job to Grainger:

  • 4.4/5 in supportive management
  • 56% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 56% say the CEO supports gender diversity
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    Position summary

    upply Chain forecast modeling to identify service and cost opportunities and creating end-to-end Supply Chain Optimization models as countermeasures. You will be a key member of the Network Strategy team and report to the Senior Manager, Engineering Design.

    You Will:

    • Gather data using SQL and analyze/transform it using R or Python; leverage mathematical models and machine learning techniques and tools to develop flexible, scalable network models; create and utilize what-if scenarios to understand, predict and improve logistics operations, architecture, flows and processes

    • Propose, design, develop, and implement new prediction and forecasting solutions while enabling seamless processes from data manipulation to model outputs

    • Summarize analyses to develop content and present recommendations to leadership and partners to gain agreement on priorities and investments

    • Create model design standards and definitions to support development of department learning and knowledge sharing repository

    You have:

    • Master's Degree in Industrial Engineering, Operations Research, Applied Statistics, Mathematics or related fields preferred; or equivalent experience

    • Experience building advanced machine learning and optimization models using R, Python, Julia and/or other applicable programming languages working with large datasets

    • Demonstrated skills such as problem solving, bias for action, ability to multi-task, ability to influence and analytical background

    • 3+ years experience in network design or optimization, consulting, operations planning, inventory planning, transportation, data science, or supply chain finance and analytics

    • Experience or interest in anticipating, identifying and improving or solving gaps and inefficiencies in all aspects of a complex supply chain

    Rewards and Benefits:

    With benefits starting day one, Grainger is committed to your safety, health and wellbeing. Our programs provide choice and flexibility to meet our team members' individual needs. Check out some of the rewards available to you at Grainger

    • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance plans

    • Generous paid time off (PTO) and 6 company holidays per year

    • Automatic 6% 401(k) company contribution each pay period

    • Employee discounts, parental leave, 3:1 match on donations and tuition reimbursement

    • A comprehensive set of emotional, financial, physical and social wellbeing programs

    DEI Statement

    We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.

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    Why you should apply for a job to Grainger:

  • 4.4/5 in supportive management
  • 56% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 56% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.