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Charlotte NC Full Time Posted by: XPO Logistics Posted: Wednesday, 16 September 2020
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Logistics done differently.

At XPO Logistics, we're transforming transportation and logistics through technology, investing hundreds of millions every year in IT. Our Technology Associates are on the cutting edge of that transformation. As an Intern, you will have the opportunity to explore what's next in software engineering, cybersecurity, QA, data science, UX/UI and more. We take pride in helping young professionals grow and learn. Become a technology leader, by building tomorrow's technology today.

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation. This 10 to 12-week internship program will take place in Charlotte, North Carolina during the summer of 2021.

What you'll do on a typical day:

  • Create Business Intelligence solutions by studying informational needs, conferring with users, studying system flows, data usage and work processes, investigating problem areas, and following the development life cycle; comply with design and development standards
  • Interview business users to understand various data elements and usage
  • Participate in development optimization for reporting tools through modeling, simulation and analysis
  • Implement Extract, Transform, Load (ETL) processes using SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS)
  • Monitor ETL processes to ensure production is always up and running
  • Build reporting and BI tools using SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) and Power BI
  • Perform tasks using data warehouse methodologies and theories (dimensional modeling)

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you'll need:

  • Background or education in related field
  • 2 years of relevant coursework

It'd be great if you also have:

  • Class status as a junior (3rd year) or greater
  • Ability to write SQL; experience with development in SQL Server 2012 or later
  • Understanding of ETL concepts (especially SSIS)
  • SSRS report development, deployment and administration/optimization experience
  • Basic knowledge of Power BI or other data visualization tools, T-SQL stored procedures development, data warehousing concepts and source code control (Team Foundation Server)
  • Ability to perform tasks in support of unit testing, integration testing and system-level testing
  • Knowledgeable about new technologies and products with the willingness to continue learning
  • Ability to be open-minded and receptive to feedback in an intellectually-rigorous environment
  • Self-motivated and able to work well with minimal supervision or in a team environment; consult with team members and management as needed
  • Strong attention to detail and analytical skills with the ability to identify and resolve problems
  • Good organizational skills with the ability to multitask
  • Great verbal and written communication skills

Be part of something big.

XPO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team - energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.

XPO adheres to CDC, OSHA and state and local requirements regarding COVID safety. All employees and visitors are expected to comply with XPO policies which are in place to safeguard our employees and customers.

All applicants who receive a conditional offer of employment may be required to take and pass a pre-employment drug test.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Charlotte NC, United States of America
XPO Logistics
XPO Logistics
9/16/2020 2:29:35 AM

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