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Analyst/Senior Analyst, Material Planning

Analyst/Senior Analyst, Material Planning

Date:  Jan 12, 2022

Location: Tech Ops (DFW-SV04) 
Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 52885 


Are you ready to explore a world of possibilities, both at work and during your time off? Join our American Airlines family, and you’ll travel the world, grow your expertise and become the best version of you. As you embark on a new journey, you’ll tackle challenges with flexibility and grace, learning new skills and advancing your career while having the time of your life. Feel free to enrich both your personal and work life and hop on board!

Why you'll love this job

  • ​This job is a member of the Supply Chain Team within the Integrated Operations Division.
  • Responsible for using data and analytics tools to monitor and track supply chain processes and optimize performance; analyzes improvement opportunities and recommends improvements and/or changes to existing processes.

What you'll do

  • Studies airline business processes and recommends system rules
  • Identifies opportunities to implement automation and exception-based management
  • Monitors and tracks performance of the supply chain processes and impact to American's operations
  • Uses Alteryx, Tableau, Access, Excel, Power BI, or other analytic tools to simulate and analyze process improvement and optimization opportunities
  • Evaluates and recommends improvements and fine tuning of existing mathematical and logical models used to optimize spare parts for airline maintenance
  • Presents findings and makes recommendations
  • Works with and provides direction to industry consultants, Operations Research Analysts and IT professionals
  • Performs time sensitive analysis for senior leadership of supply chain

All you'll need for success

Minimum Qualifications- Education & Prior Job Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in related field or equivalent experience
  • 3 years job related experience


Preferred Qualifications- Education & Prior Job Experience

  • MBA or master's Degree with a concentration in Supply Chain Management, Engineering, or Operations Research
  • Experience with cost analysis, root cause, and forecasting methods (Poisson, Normal Distribution, Moving Average)
  • Experience using Alteryx, Tableau, SQL, and/or Microsoft Azure


Skills, Licenses & Certifications

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office to include Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.
  • Understanding of supply chain concepts, with work or internship experience applying those concepts
  • Self-directed and resourceful with the ability to handle multiple, simultaneous tasks with exhibited follow through and initiative
  • Understanding and use of technical tools for analysis, problem solving, forecasting and quality improvement
  • Must be able to logically structure analyses of complex issues and develops solutions to business problems and challenges
  • High ethical standards

What you'll get

Feel free to take advantage of all that American Airlines has to offer:

  • Travel Perks: Ready to explore the world? You, your family and your friends can reach 365 destinations on more than 6,800 daily flights across our global network.
  • Health Benefits: On day one, you’ll have access to your health, dental, prescription and vision benefits to help you stay well. And that’s just the start, we also offer virtual doctor visits, flexible spending accounts and more.
  • Wellness Programs: We want you to be the best version of yourself – that’s why our wellness programs provide you with all the right tools, resources and support you need.
  • 401(k) Program: Available upon hire and, depending on the workgroup, employer contributions to your 401(k) program are available after one year.
  • Additional Benefits: Other great benefits include our Employee Assistance Program, pet insurance and discounts on hotels, cars, cruises and more.

Feel Free to be yourself at American

From the team members we hire to the customers we serve; inclusion and diversity are the foundation of the dynamic workforce at American Airlines. Our 20+ Employee Business Resource Groups are focused on connecting our team members to our customers, suppliers, communities and shareholders, helping team members reach their full potential and creating an inclusive work environment to meet and exceed the needs of our diverse world.

Are you ready to feel a tremendous sense of pride and satisfaction as you do your part to keep the largest airline in the world running smoothly as we care for people on life’s journey? Feel free to be yourself at American.

Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 52885 

Nearest Major Market: Fort Worth
Nearest Secondary Market: Dallas

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