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Amazon Corporate LLC Simulation Engineer, Transportation Ops Management (TOM) in Bellevue, Washington

At Amazon, we're working to be the most customer-centric company on earth. To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright, and driven people. Amazon's Transportation Operations Management team is seeking an experienced Simulation Engineer to model operations outside of the buildings. This is an exciting opportunity to join a team in a rapidly growing area within Amazon.Role Description:As a Simulation Engineer, you will build discrete-event or agent-based simulations of truck yard operations, update existing models based on input changes, and use simulations to run what-if scenarios based on programmatic or operational changes. You will collaborate with Program ManagersKey responsibilities include:* Design, develop, and simulate truck yard operations across Amazon* Assist in model automation to eliminate manual updates for the network* Retrieve, synthesize, and present critical data in a format that is immediately useful to answering specific questions or improving system performance.* Analyze historical data to identify trends and support decision making.* Provide requirements to develop analytic capabilities, platforms, and pipelines.* Design, size, and analyze field experiments at scale.* Build decision-making models and propose solution for the business problem you defined. This may include delivery of algorithms to be used in production systems.* Conduct written and verbal presentation to share insights and recommendations to audiences of varying levels of technical sophistication.* Develop, document and update simulation standards, including standard results reports* Create basic to highly advanced models and run "what-if" scenarios to help drive to optimal solutions* Analyze historical data to identify trends and support decision making.* Apply statistical or machine learning knowledge to specific business problems and data.* Improve upon existing methodologies by developing new data sources, testing model enhancements, and fine-tuning model parameters.* Provide requirements to develop analytic capabilities, platforms, and pipeline#TOM#cwcWant to learn more about working with Amazon Transportation Services? Check out this video! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=en5YqrtBGvY&feature=youtu.be* Bachelor's Degree in Business, Engineering, Operations, Supply Chain, Transportation Logistics, or related field* 3+ years of experience in program management, logistics, operations, supply chain, or transportation or equivalent professional or military experience* Demonstrated experience leading cross-functional programs* Demonstrated experience designing, implementing, and optimizing initiatives* Experience with data mining and data analysis* Experience with Microsoft Excel including pivot tables, macros, index/match, vlookup, VBA, data links, etc.* Experience with analytical tools such as SQL, Tableau or Microsoft Access* Advanced degree / Master's Degree (Math, Engineering, Science, Business)* Experience with FlexSim, AnyLogic, or simulation platforms.* Ability to handle changing priorities and use good judgment when working in stressful situations* Experience with modern machine learning: deep learning, online/reinforcement learning, semi-supervised and transfer learning, etc* Demonstrable problem-solving, mathematic, and analytical skills using data to drive decisions in a business environment* Proven ability to influence without authority as an individual contributor* Strong written and oral communication skills* High attention to detail including proven ability to manage multiple competing projects and priorities simultaneously* Ability to think strategically and execute methodically* Ability to work in a fast-paced environment where continuous innovation is desired* Analytical and quantitative skills with the ability to use data and metric

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