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Sr. AWS Supply Chain Automation PM, Seattle, Washington

CategorySupply Chain/Transportation Management
Job typeFull Time
CountryUnited States of America
Amazon Web Services (AWS) provides a highly reliable, scalable, and low-cost cloud platform that powers thousands of businesses in over 190 countries. AWS' Infrastructure Supply Chain & Procurement (ISCaP) organization works to deliver cutting-edge solutions to source, build and maintain our socially responsible data center supply chains. We are a team of highly-motivated, engaged, and responsive professionals who enable the core sustainable infrastructure of AWS. Come join our team and be a part of history as we deliver results for the largest cloud services company on Earth!
The successful candidate must be a self-starter comfortable with ambiguity, with high attention to detail, and a proven ability to work in a fast-paced and ever-changing environment. Candidates must have excellent analytical capabilities, program management experience, be comfortable diving deep into data, have strong writing skills, lead executive-level reviews, and communicate effectively.

The ideal candidate will not only raise the bar on driving schedules and deep diving into data, but is a person who actively participates with a strong curiosity to understand the business end-to-end, and has a track record of using data to influence decision makers.

In this role, you will:
• Develop mechanism to generate constraint-based manufacturing schedule.
• Evaluate internal requirement for MRP/MPS systems and work with the development team to ensure requirements are correctly captured and reflected in the output.
• Develop balance between existing and future demand needs with manufacturing and vendors to deliver to demand requirements.
• Review un-forecasted demand and provide practical promise dates to internal customers.
• Evaluate & resolve reasons for schedule/promise date volatility.
• Prepare reports required to facilitate optimal execution of supply chain.

• Monitor inventory level, take advantage of conversion opportunity & provide guidance of disposition plan for E&O.
- Drive continuous improvement programs: lead time, cost, quality, capacity, agility, efficiency Successful candidates will:

Successful candidates will:
• Be data driven
• Able to reconcile/manipulate multiple sources of info & digest into tangible output
• Has expert knowledge of MRP systems/logics
• Able to deal with ambiguity

Basic Qualifications:
• Bachelor's or an advanced degree in supply chain, business, engineering, finance or related technical or quantitative field.
• 6+ years of work experience in supply chain, planning, procurement, manufacturing or 4+ years with an advanced degree.
• 3+ years of experience with data, analytics, and analytical tools
• 2+ years with supply chain process automation experience in these areas: new product introduction, forecast/demand/supply/capacity planning, fulfillment delivery, and supplier management

Preferred Qualifications:
• MBA or advanced degree in engineering, supply chain or other quantitative disciplines.
• Experience in data centers, an infrastructure service provider or similar technology company.
• Global Supply Chain Experience
• Fluent in multiple languages preferred
• 10+ years of relevant supply chain experience
• Understanding of the implications of different operational choices to guide teams and leadership to best solutions for the organization
• Analytical skills with a high degree of proficiency in data mining.
• Able to model supply chain strategies to define cost and performance impacts, trade-offs, and risks
• Ability to think big and drive innovation throughout the supply chain
• Must be analytical and have a passion for diving deep
• Effectively communicate relevant information at all levels of the organization
• leadership and coaching skills
• Has created an innovative global supply strategy for the organization resulting in a tangible benefit to the business
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