International Paper (NYSE: IP) is a leading global supplier of renewable fiber-based products. We produce corrugated packaging products that protect and promote goods, and enable worldwide commerce, and pulp for diapers, tissue and other personal care products that promote health and wellness. Headquartered in Memphis, Tenn., we employ approximately 38,000 colleagues globally. We serve customers worldwide, with manufacturing operations in North America, Latin America, North Africa and Europe. Net sales for 2021 were $19.4 billion. In Russia, we have a 50/50 joint venture, Ilim Group, the country's largest integrated manufacturer of pulp and paper. Additional information can be found by visiting InternationalPaper.com.
Manufacturing Data Analyst
The primary role for a Manufacturing Data Analyst is to reduce manufacturing cost, and improve product quality across the enterprise by applying advanced analytical tools and techniques. The analyst will collaborate with subject matter experts (SME’s), project teams, manufacturing excellence leaders, and other leaders within the mills.
The Manufacturing Data Analyst is a key member of the Remote Analytics Team – part of the International Paper Global Manufacturing Technology group. The Remote Analytics Team is a cross-functional team focused on data, advanced analytics, and improving company cost-competiveness thru non-capital opportunities. The successful analyst will work from the Advanced Analytics Center, located in Atlanta’s Technology Square. This position offers “Hybrid” working arrangement – The hybrid-working concept includes a mix of working from a home or from the Atlanta Tech Square office. Therefore, the home office will need to be within a typical commuting distance to the Atlanta Tech Square Office.
Another key role for a Manufacturing Data Analyst is to continuously improve the remote troubleshooting and process optimization capabilities of International Papers Global Manufacturing Technology SMEs by evaluating, identifying, and then proliferating the use of new analytical tools and related emerging technologies.
Knowledge and Experience:
A Manufacturing Data Analyst is a fully qualified practitioner in the area of data science and analytics. The individual has experience analyzing complex industrial processes, and demonstrated positive results. He/she will provide basic and fundamental support in the area of data science and analytics. He/she can provide facility or project support in area of expertise, but does not need to be generally recognized as a subject matter expert within the organization. Recommendations beyond basics will generally be reviewed by a higher-level SME prior to finalization.
Competencies (competitive edge profile):
Developing relationships with staff at our plant sites will enable the Manufacturing Data Analyst to become an integrated member of the mill manufacturing excellence team. Therefore, travel to sites will be required periodically. Travel is estimated to be approx. 25-30% on average with potentially higher travel (40-50%) during the onboarding, training and as required for business reasons.
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International Paper is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.