Full-Time

Senior Analyst

Wayfair

Wayfair

10,001+ employees

Online home goods retailer

Consumer Goods

Senior

Florence, KY, USA

Required Skills
Python
Communications
Management
SQL
Data Analysis
Excel/Numbers/Sheets
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Industrial, Mechanical, Electrical Engineering or a Data Science / Analytics field
  • 2+ years of experience in a related field
  • High proficiency in Excel/Python/R or other data analysis tools
  • Proficient with SQL/Google Big Query or other relational database query languages
  • Detail oriented, with strong analytical and organizational skills, who is also highly results oriented and proactive
  • Knowledge of Material Handling Equipment (conveyors, sortation, robotics), distribution/conveyor systems, Space planning and layout design proficiency (AutoCAD) and process knowledge for e-commerce/distribution is a plus
  • Proficient in financial and labor modeling
  • Strong technical background with Warehouse and Labor Management Systems are required to be successful in this role
  • Exceptional written, visual, and verbal communication skills. Effectively communicating with business partners and senior management both local and remote
  • Excellent time management and multi­tasking skills
  • Ability to identify critical paths and execute (these may change weekly) in a dynamic, fast-paced organization
Responsibilities
  • Conduct ad hoc analyzes through scoped problem statements and build advanced reporting using SQL, Excel, and Labor databases to drive decisions
  • Perform analyses to support objective understanding of data across multiple Wayfair Verticals
  • Create and maintain essential management artifacts, to include Business Requirements Documents, project plans, and timelines
  • Perform financial and labor analysis of automated business solutions for various audiences across a variety of solution sets
  • Assist in training or mentoring of new and more junior team members
  • Own tasks within broader projects and challenge current approaches
  • Perform ROI Analysis and Procurement for various supply chain solutions including hardware, software, & supporting technology
  • Generate and assess metrics for dissemination of trends that affect service quality and customer reviews using statistics and quality engineering tools
  • Drive root cause analysis/reporting on operational issues, developing action plans and project managing improvements
  • Work cross-functionally with a variety of teams including Finance, Supply Chain, Technology, Process Definition, and Industrial Engineering
  • Monitor key performance indicators and drive corrective actions
  • Coordinate projects related to MHE, WMS and Process Improvement
  • Support the development of RFPs as needed
  • Operational audits and presentations
  • Practice safe work procedures, and follows all safety rules at all times
  • Travel required – less than 20%

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$2.3B

Headquarters

Boston, Massachusetts

Founded

2002

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

6%

1 year growth

-6%

2 year growth

-11%