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Business Intelligence Engineer

Date: Mar 25, 2021

Location: Lithia Springs, GA, US, 30122

Company: XPO Logistics

Logistics done differently.

At XPO, we believe that knowledge is power. As the Business Intelligence Engineer, you will drive our strategy for business intelligence (BI) solutions and reporting tools. You’ll be capturing and analyzing the data that ensures we stay at the top of our industry. On our team, you’ll have the support to excel and the resources to build a career you’ll be proud of. If you’re looking for an outstanding growth opportunity, you’ve found what you’re looking for with XPO.

 

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and more.

 

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Manage and execute the business analytics solution vision and feature definitions to ensure impact of developed solution, tool or application is achieved
  • Gather and analyze business requirements and end user specifications for new products/functionalities and improve existing solutions
  • Plan integration projects, priorities, risk mitigation, staffing, costs and impacts
  • Schedule and coordinate pre-implementation meetings with representatives of customer, carriers and vendors
  • Work with business partners to ensure all requirements are clearly documented to guarantee deliverables meets the objectives
  • Coordinate development and testing with the business analytics, development and product teams
  • Independently design, develop, document and deploy high quality dashboards, reports, analytical tools and other user-friendly functionalities

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent related work or military experience
  • 1 year of related work experience 
  • Knowledge in analyzing large, complex, multidimensional datasets with query languages (SQL)
  • Understanding of best practices and principles in SQL, query design, data validation/automation and analytic functions
  • Understanding of data warehouse concepts and using logical data models to document and explain business objectives
  • Experience in dealing with structured and unstructured data, ETL design principles and best practices using various technologies and frameworks such as SSIS, SSRS, etc.

It’d be great if you also have:

  • Master’s degree in Mathematics, Engineering, Computer Science or related field
  • 3 years of experience with reporting systems, creating applications, designing and implementing solutions, and developing applications/websites
  • Up-to-date knowledge of BI tools (MicroStrategy, PowerBI, Tableau, etc.)
  • Understanding of basic programming concepts and languages (Python, Java, Scala, HTML, C+, C#, etc.)
  • Familiarity with adapting various API’s for customized applications
  • Demonstrated proficiency for completing moderately complex projects and/or multiple assigned projects
  • Understanding of SuccessFactors, Peoplesoft, Kronos, SAP Payroll systems, and visual reporting tools like Google Data Studio and Microsoft PowerBI
  • Experience delivering business intelligence and data analytics solutions that involve statistical modeling or machine learning, the use of associated R/Python libraries and tooling, and which emphasize effective design and usability for end users
  • Knowledge of statistical/mathematical software (R, SAS)

Be part of something big.

 

XPO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work.

 

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.

 

XPO adheres to CDC, OSHA and state and local requirements regarding COVID safety. All employees and visitors are expected to comply with XPO policies which are in place to safeguard our employees and customers.

 

All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test.

 

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.


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