Business Process Engineer

  • Dillard's
  • Little Rock, AR
  • 07/29/2018
Full time Engineering Information Technology Retail

Job Description

Dillard's, Inc. ranks among the nation's largest fashion apparel, cosmetics and home furnishings retailers with annual sales exceeding $6.3 billion. The Company focuses on delivering maximum fashion and value to its shoppers by offering compelling selections complemented by exceptional customer care. The Company comprises of nearly 300 stores, spanning 29 states, all operating with one name - Dillard's.

We are searching for an experienced Process Engineer to join our Business Process Engineering Team. As a Business Process Engineer, you will work collaboratively to solve complex problems that directly affect the lives of employees & customers. The Business Process Engineer will have the opportunity to utilize their experience and skills while identifying possible opportunities for efficiency, cost savings/ profit gain, consolidation and/or modernization. The individual in this position will work with all areas and levels of the company to provide information, analysis, and recommendations on issues related to Dillard’s.

ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Collaborate and work closely with internal business partners to identify gaps and challenges
  • Elicit requirements using interviews, data analysis, site visits, use cases and workflow analysis
  • Perform process simulations and developing process flow diagrams to communicate the nature of the business process
  • Research market and industry trends to help formulate recommendations for improvement
  • Participate in a test and learn approach to validate recommendations
  • Create meaningful presentations and analyses that tells a “story” focused on insights and not just data
  • Synthesize data into actionable business strategy and communicate findings to various levels of management teams

REQUIRED SKILLS

  • Authorization to work in the United States without sponsorship
  • Bachelor's or Master's Engineering Degree with 3+ years of experience in process development and continuous improvement
  • Solid understanding of statistical methods and process control
  • Skilled in the application of metrics to drive decisions/actions
  • Comfort with ambiguity
  • Self-starter with excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to work as a team member and individually
  • Ability to travel occasionally

MINIMUM YEARS OF EXPERIENCE

  • 3 Years

DESIRED SKILLS

  • Six Sigma, PMI or related certification a plus
  • Fluent in SQL and good knowledge of relational databases
  • Experience in at least one open-source scientific or statistical programming language such as R or Python
  • Experience with at least one general purpose, high level programming language such as C/C++, Java or PHP

Employer Job Listing Link

https://careers.dillards.com/Careers/#!/?view=technology&job=595a39b772f2f12110b64fdf