J.B. Hunt Transport Sr Manager Engineering & Technology - Business Intelligence in Lowell, Arkansas
Job Opening ID:
00234949 Sr Manager Engineering & Technology - Business Intelligence (Open)
Sr Manager Engineering & Technology - Business Intelligence
United States of America
5 Day - Mon - Fri (United States of America)
Job Description Summary:
Under general direction, the incumbent identifies and implements strategic, innovative methods and decision support systems to improve the overall value of J.B. Hunt Transport's service delivery processes for both internal and external customers. Uses advanced Industrial Engineering and Management Science (IE/MS) techniques to create engineered decision-making solutions that control costs, increase revenues, and optimize network efficiency.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES and RESPONSIBILITIES
1.Manage/lead a moderate size team of engineers dedicated to solving transportation logistics problems for the assigned business unit.
2.Working with their assigned team, consults with the business units to identify, define strategies and capture opportunities to reduce cost, increase revenue, and optimize network performance using IE/MS concepts.
3.Apply IE/MS concepts (process analysis, work measurement, simulation, statistical analysis, operations research, etc.) in innovative ways to key business improvement opportunities.
4.Coordinate engineering and technology efforts to ensure roadmaps and deliverables are aligned with business and enterprise objectives.
5.Develop project plans and manage teams to build and deliver the engineered solutions.
6.Work with internal and external customers to implement the engineered processes and decision-support tools to monitor results to ensure desired outcomes are realized.
7.Maintain proficiency and currency of knowledge and expertise in related IE/MS fields of study for both themselves and their assigned employees.
Bachelor's degree in computer science or business related field
8-10+ yrs experience in a technical role
5+ years experience managing employees
Strong Data Mart & ETL Skills
Strong SQL background
Tableau and/or Power BI background a plus
Experience managing offshore resources
Prior experience in a self-service environment a plus
Deep understanding of current trends and general business knowledge
Demonstrated process mapping skills
Ability to identify and sell commonality in processes across multiple business units
Aware of how data flows across business processes
Awareness and working knowledge of IT infrastructure
Knowledge of business applications strategy and implementation
Develop and document test cases with users
Provide end-user testing and training
Excellent analytical skills
Leverages functional/technical expertise to get results
Contributes to overall project status reporting
Effective cross-functional decision making
Strong verbal and written communication
Highly effective influence skills resulting in a trusted advisor relationship with IT and business
Team leadership experience
Strong presentation skills
Works effectively with people that have different views
Displays a sense of urgency
Can facilitate effective brainstorming
Shows a strong sense of purpose
Persists in efforts
Sets standards of excellence
Looks toward the broadest possible view of an issue/challenge
Can easily pose future scenarios
Can think globally (broader than own world)
Fortune 500 experience. Career Development. Nation-wide opportunities. We are J.B. Hunt.
Our success comes from strategically placing you in the most suitable role. Whether you have a passion for operations, sales, engineering, or information technology, we can jump start your career!
J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. is no stranger to the transportation logistics industry. From our humble beginnings in 1961, with only five tractors and seven refrigerated trailers, we have evolved into one of the largest transportation logistics companies in North America. We provide safe and reliable transportation services throughout the United States, Canada and Mexico. Our four business segments (Intermodal, Dedicated Contract Services, Truckload, and Integrated Capacity Solutions) allow us to provide customized freight solutions for customers big and small. It's no wonder we have been named one of America's Most Admired Companies by Fortune Magazine.
J.B. Hunt Transport, Inc. is committed to basing employment decisions on the principles of equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, persons with disabilities, protected veterans or other bases by applicable law.
Fortune 500 experience. Career growth opportunities. Nationwide relocation possibilities.
These are just a few things you'll find at J.B. Hunt. Whether you have a passion for operations, sales, engineering or information technology, we can help jumpstart your career with challenging opportunities that will help you reach your maximum potential.
Why J.B. Hunt?
We take our investment in you seriously - our future success depends on you. Be an innovator with a leading transportation company and work alongside some of the brightest minds in the industry. At J.B. Hunt, we strongly believe in promoting from within based on performance and potential, the sky is the limit for your career.
What are we looking for?
We look for high-energy, forward-thinking individuals who are interested in a career with a leader in the transportation industry. We seek exceptional people of diverse backgrounds who have the vision to carry our business forward. J.B. Hunt offers a variety of opportunities spanning across the nation.