Data Analyst - Supply Chain Ops Intelligence

Minneapolis, Minnesota
Apr 20, 2021
May 17, 2021
Employment Status
Full Time

About us:

Target is an iconic brand, a Fortune 50 company and one of America's leading retailers.

Behind one of the world's best loved brands is a uniquely capable and brilliant team of data analysts. The Target Global Supply Chain -Operations Intelligence team creates the tools and data products to sustainably educate and enable our Global Supply Chain business partners to make great data-based decisions at Target. We are experts in data sourcing, data visualizations, and providing action oriented insights used by clients throughout the enterprise.


As a Data Analyst, you'll be part of an agile analyst team, supporting Targets Global Supply Chain Field Operations by actively exploring data and sourcing it for specific use cases. You would join and create measureable insights from the data to be shared; development of metrics, reports and statistics. You would document calculations, code and adhering to data management principles and validating and testing data assets of others in the form of peer review. You would explore statistical analysis that could be applied to the data. Help in performing descriptive statistics including mean, variance, median correlation. Train and communicate output to users to gather feedback and apply insights and testing in partnership with business users. In addition, active participation in team meetings, support agile ceremonies and train other data analysts on technical solutions. You'll work directly with Operational Insights leadership, data engineering and business users to gain insight and access to relevant data. You'll engage with product owners and users to deliver completed work. Develop additional metrics and insights that advance user stories via data discovery and enrichment. Job duties may change at any time due to business needs.

About you:
  • 4 year degree or equivalent quantitative work experience
  • Demonstrated ability to use SQL and Python as coding languages
  • Experienced in presenting data via visualizations and graphical formats
  • Ability to learn specific business domains and demonstrate understanding of business metrics/processes/decisions, applying data analysis best practices to the context
  • Drive execution towards outcomes to meet timelines, understand business interdependencies, surface obstacles, use independent judgement, decision making, and leverage the team to deliver as per product scope, provide inputs to establish product/ project timelines
  • Demonstrates strong Math and/or Statistics; Mathematical logic (AND, OR, NOT); Descriptive Statistics; Applied Calculus (weighted averages, rates of change, single variable)

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Target will provide reasonable accommodations (such as a qualified sign language interpreter or other personal assistance) with the application process upon your request as required to comply with applicable laws. If you have a disability and require assistance in this application process, please visit your nearest Target store or Distribution Center or reach out to Guest Services at 1-800-440-0680 for additional information.


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