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Air Network Planning Engineer (based in Brussels)

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Federal Express Corporation (FedEx Express) is the world’s largest express transportation company. Leveraging its unmatched air route authorities and extensive air/ground infrastructure, FedEx Express connects markets, within just 1 to 2 business days that comprise 90% of the world’s economic activity.

FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) provides customers and businesses worldwide with a broad portfolio of transportation, e-commerce, and business services. With annual revenue of $71 billion, the company offers integrated business solutions through operating companies competing collectively and managed collaboratively, under the respected FedEx brand. Consistently ranked among the world's most admired and trusted employers, FedEx inspires its more than 500,000 team members to remain focused on safety, the highest ethical and professional standards and the needs of their customers and communities. To learn more about how FedEx connects people and possibilities around the world, please visit about.fedex.com.

At the FedEx offices in Brussels, Belgium, FedEx has a vacancy for a result driven.

Air Network Planning Engineer (based in Brussels)

Function

The mission:

The European Air Network team is working in the FedEx Brussels offices. This team is responsible for designing and continuously improving a network of flights, operating over 250 take-offs daily to deliver hundreds of thousands of packages. This includes the setup of integrated cross-functional processes, the enhancement of tools for capacity planning, reporting and network design and the coordination of business cases to optimize the air network.

The responsibilities of the Air Network Planning Engineer:

  • Provide network analytics for (and lead) projects regarding current and future European or intercontinental air network
  • Develop advanced capabilities and tools to continuously identify opportunities, optimize business performance and reduce cost to serve.
  • Develop or enhance engineering tools, models, and new reports from various databases to analyze flows and air network performance
  • Establish and maintain communication with country operations, airport & hub planning, engineering teams and field operations to assess or implement network changes and optimize the current and future air network and flows
  • Proactively identify and analyze risks, opportunities, and constraints within area of expertise.
  • Support management with the analysis, interpretation and application of complex information, contributing to the achievement of divisional and corporate goals.
  • Collaborate cross functionally and cross regionally to enhance and drive value with key functional partners through the delivery of solutions which support key business decisions
  • Work with Marketing and Finance peers to reach holistic business recommendations
  • Act as a technical expert on complex and specialist network subject(s).

Profile

The right Air Network Planning Engineer will have the following profile:

  • University degree, preferably in (Business) Engineering
  • Excellent knowledge of English is a must (working language)
  • Analytical thinker with a creative and pragmatic approach to problem solving
  • Good interpersonal skills with the ability to interact effectively throughout various functional groups and hierarchical levels
  • Proficient use of Office applications: Word, Excel & PowerPoint
  • Data querying and automation through SQL, Phyton, VBA or other programming languages, or eagerness to learn.
  • This position is based in Brussels. (FedEx does not hire candidates without a valid work permit for Belgium.)

ONLY APPLY IF YOU ARE IN POSSESSION OF THE REQUIRED PASSPORT/WORK VISA TO BE ABLE TO WORK IN BELGIUM. FEDEX DOES NOT SPONSOR THESE REQUIREMENTS

Language

ENGLISH

Offer

To the right Air Network Planning Engineer will offer a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package. FedEx takes pride in the career development programs that we offer our employees as part of our people-oriented philosophy. This will be a fixed term contract, but although the company will not be able to make any promises, at FedEx there are often opportunities for talented people

Note that since 2005 FedEx has been recognized as a Great Place to Work in many countries worldwide.

ONLY APPLY IF YOU ARE IN POSSESSION OF THE REQUIRED PASSPORT/WORK VISA TO BE ABLE TO WORK IN BELGIUM. FEDEX DOES NOT SPONSOR THESE REQUIREMENTS.

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  • Placed on:Fri 8 January 2021
  • Location: Brussels

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