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Engineer, Business Intelligence

Requisition Id:  348487
Business Unit:  LTL

Ann Arbor, MI, US, 48105


Solutions driven success.


XPO is a top ten global provider of transportation services, with a highly integrated network of people, technology and physical assets. At XPO Logistics, we look for employees who like a challenge and can communicate effectively in all situations. We want to leverage your skills and years of experience to drive positive results while ensuring a bright future for yourself and XPO. If you’re looking for a growth opportunity, join us at XPO. 


As the Engineer, Business Intelligence, 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:

  • Handle 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
  • Communicate with technical and business-oriented audiences
  • Interpret data and analyze results using statistical techniques and provide ongoing reports
  • 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 research 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 APIs 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.


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.


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 not an exhaustive list of all required responsibilities, duties and skills for this job classification.  

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Nearest Major Market: Ann Arbor
Nearest Secondary Market: Detroit

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