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2020 Simulation Intern at Walmart Corporate

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Employer: Walmart Corporate – Walmart US eCommerce

Expires: 04/01/2020

About the InternshipThe Simulation Intern plays a unique role in driving the future of supply chain. The 10-12 week project within the Fulfillment Center Engineering team focuses on conducting detailed simulations along with the advanced data-analytics associated with Walmart e-commerce fulfillment network. Challenges you’ll be tackling are:Building Detailed Simulations: You will be responsible for building detailed DES/Agent/Process based predictive models to identify the bottlenecks with current operations and to test/iterate and validate the designs for future fulfillment centers.Data Analytics: You will be responsible for defining, cleaning and analyzing the input and output data from your models to the stakeholders.Ensuring zero-defect analyses: You will work collaboratively with field engineers and on-site management and associates to ensure data integrity and validate correct conclusions.Your internship experience goes far beyond your assignment! Every day, you will have the opportunity to participate in a variety of professional development offerings ranging from brand knowledge to agile training. Through the intern executive speaker series, tech talks and work-team activities you will be able to gain greater knowledge on the company and the industry. Finally, and most importantly, being an intern at Walmart eCommerce is fun!*Specific projects will be communicated when you start the internship.About YouWe are looking for passionate, driven interns to join our best-in-class supply chain team and build the future of supply chain. The ideal candidate has a demonstrated passion for tenaciously solving complex problems through data.Minimum QualificationsPursuing a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Operations research, Industrial Engineering, data analyticsStrong GPA and a commitment to academicsStrong communication and collaboration skillsProficiency in data analytics platforms such as SQL, PythonStartup mentality: scrappy, creative, and constantly iterating to be best-in-classPreferred QualificationsExperience using industry standard simulation tools such as Flexism, Anylogic, Demo3D, Enterprise dynamicsUnderstanding of distributed storage/computing methodologies/tools: Teradata, Hadoop, SparkProficiency in any of the commonly used dashboard tools such as Tableau, Klipfolio, Looker, Dash, etc.