Data Scientist/Decision Expert - Supply Chain

Date Posted: 
10/1/2016
Details
Company Name: 
Walmart Stores
Job Location: 
Bentonville , AR
US
Contact Name: 
Rahul Chowdhury
Contact Email: 
rahul.chowdhury@walmart.com
Contact Phone: 
4792047052
Job Description

The role is on a team called Data and Analytics Decision Services within Walmart which creates insights for logistics and supply chain strategic & execution teams.

It involves creation and delivery of advanced analytics based supply chain capability. The primary function of this group is to use Data driven insights (not the usual test vs control or reporting like descriptive analytics but the more fundamental value creation).

This team values those who understand fundamentals and first principles. Many members on this team have filed several patents as the nature of work os original and cutting edge. Hence the criteria of selection is stringent. We have Masters and PhD's from top universities and is closest to analytical 'think tank' like team as it could be.

WHO ARE WE LOOKING FOR:
- Someone with sound business fundamentals.
- Understanding of process flow concepts
- Experience in Supply Chain management.
- Really good Data Science skills and aptitude.

Minimum Qualifications
- Bachelors in Stats/Maths/IT/Industrial Engineering/Supply Chain + 9 years or Masters in same fields + 7 years

Preference
- Doctoral in Stats/Maths/IT/Industrial Engineering/Supply Chain+ 6 years
-Master in Stats/Maths/IT/Industrial Engineering/Supply Chain + 8 years
-Certificate in Data mining
- Experience in SQL + R/SAS

Closing Date: 
Position is open until filled