Supply Chain Manager - AIR Network Design, Amazon AIR Services LLC

Bellevue, WA, USA

Full time

Supply Chain and Logistics


Sep 14


At Amazon, we're working to be the most Customer-centric company on earth. One customer experience we are constantly pushing to the next level is delivery speed and selection. To do this, Amazon is rapidly building a dedicated air transportation network to exceed customers’ expectations daily.

Amazon is seeking a Supply Chain Manager for the Network Planning team to create the future of Amazon Air. This role will have a broad scope to define the network strategy for the long-term (e.g. number of aircraft and buildings), and medium-term (e.g. flight schedule development), as well as other ad-hoc projects to continually raise the bar on delivering for our customers. The Supply Chain Manager interacts with leaders from across Amazon Air, and directly influences decision making at senior leadership levels. In this role you will make customer focused and cost effective decisions, directly impacting Amazon’s transportation network.

If you want to work for a great company, have the opportunity to innovate, manage, and create new air and ground solutions and most importantly love to delight customers, then join us in making Amazon history!

Key job responsibilities

- Leading long-range planning within the Amazon Air team and serving as key point of contact for other business units (e.g. ground transportation, fulfillment centers, last mile, etc.).

- Developing capacity plans and shaping network strategy, while driving continuous improvement across customer experience, cost, and sustainability metrics

- Program management for capital and operational planning including developing timelines, engaging stakeholders, identifying risks and developing contingencies.

- Evaluating tradeoffs on the mechanisms to solve for customer needs and cost in order to drive consensus across partner teams (Finance, Operations, Process Engineering, Procurement, etc.).

- Partnering with Research Science & Technology as a subject matter expert to create new planning and forecasting tools.

- Navigating through ambiguity, managing and coordinating multiple project assignments simultaneously in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment, accepting ownership and accountability of the process and delivering on commitment.

- Domestic travel up to 20% of the time

A day in the life

The Network Design Leader will be responsible for designing network operating plans (new routes!) and communicating those plans across internal teams. They will also assist in creating long term strategic recommendations for fleet, gateway, hub, and sortation needs. Through data analysis, modeling, and collaboration with internal stakeholders and industry research you will work towards developing an optimal Amazon Air flight schedule maximizing asset utilization across both air and ground asset while achieving multi-faceted business objectives.

About the team

Our team is responsible for determining where Amazon Air flies it's fleet, while achieving core metrics around customer speed, cost, and sustainability. We are relentless in providing the highest quality products to our internal and external stakeholders, while always meeting all regulatory and operational constraints.

We are open to hiring candidates to work out of one of the following locations:

Bellevue, WA, USA

Basic Qualifications

- 5+ years of program or project management experience

- Experience using data and metrics to determine and drive improvements

- Experience owning program strategy, end to end delivery, and communicating results to senior leadership

Preferred Qualifications

- 2+ years of driving process improvements experience

- Master's degree, or MBA in supply chain management, operations, engineering, analytics or related field

Amazon is committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. Amazon is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please visit

Our compensation reflects the cost of labor across several US geographic markets. The base pay for this position ranges from $92,300/year in our lowest geographic market up to $181,400/year in our highest geographic market. Pay is based on a number of factors including market location and may vary depending on job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. Amazon is a total compensation company. Dependent on the position offered, equity, sign-on payments, and other forms of compensation may be provided as part of a total compensation package, in addition to a full range of medical, financial, and/or other benefits. For more information, please visit Applicants should apply via our internal or external career site.

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