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Data Insights Analyst (Truckload)

Job ID req11849
Address 14701 Charlson Road, Eden Prairie, MN, United States, 55347-5090

As a Data Insights Analyst within our NAST Business Analytics Truckload team, you’ll develop complex analytical solutions for C.H. Robinson’s truckload service line. Key accountabilities of this role include delivering innovative solutions through progressive, entrepreneurial thinking and a structured analytical approach. Our solutions enable internal and external stakeholders to reliably access complex data in a simple manner, leading to consistent data driven decision making.

Position is located in Eden Prairie, MN.


  • Data profiling, prototyping, visual development, initial data structuring
  • Build initial application prototypes rapidly and accurately
  • Adapt applications based on feedback
  • Domain build out, validation, and rework
  • Clearly translate and communicate complex concepts into understandable, professional presentations
  • Perform quality assurance testing of reports and dashboards, including UAT as appropriate
  • Actively partner with C.H. Robinson's broader team of business users, analysts, and IT
  • Apply statistical models to complex analyses to identify opportunities and influence action


Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Statistics, Mathematics, Computer Science, or a related quantitative discipline
  • Experience using a Scripting or Programming Language (ex: R/Python/Other) to Work with Data
  • Exposure to the fundamentals of Linux
  • Excellent communicator who is able to speak in-depth or provide high-level summarization of the subject matters they are involved in

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience in the logistics industry
  • Proficiency with T-SQL
  • Proficiency with NoSQL solutions such as Hadoop (Hive)
  • Experience creating web visualizations using open source software (Shiny/Plotly Dash)
  • Experience building, designing, or using RESTful services
  • Experience working with Docker containers for housing tools
  • Expert proficiency with Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Office related tools
  • Excellent communicator who is able to speak in-depth or provide high-level summarization of the subject matters they are involved in
  • Capable of working beyond the data to understand the business functions and behaviors of our customers, carriers, and employees
  • Comfortable working autonomously, but willing to collaborate with others to innovate and quickly bring solutions to life
  • A curious, self-driven learner
  • Responds positively to feedback from leaders and colleagues


We are proud to offer a top-tier benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, life and disability insurance, prescription drug coverage, paid parental leave, paid holidays and paid time off (PTO), 401K with company match, employee stock purchase plan, as well as a broad range of career development opportunities.

About C.H. Robinson

At C.H. Robinson, we believe in accelerating global trade to drive the world’s economy. Using the strengths of our people, processes and technology, we help our customers work smarter, not harder. As one of the world’s largest third-party logistics providers (3PL), we provide a broad portfolio of logistics services, fresh produce sourcing and Managed Services through our global network. In addition, the company, our Foundation and our employees contribute annually to a variety of organizations. Headquartered in Eden Prairie, Minnesota, C.H. Robinson (CHRW) is publicly traded on the NASDAQ. For more information, visit or view our company video.

Equal Opportunity Employer

C.H. Robinson - Affirmative Action Employer/EOE/M/F/Disabled/Veteran

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