Title:  Continuous Improvement Sr Analyst

Requisition ID:  936

Atlanta, GA, US, 30328

Department:  Quality
Travel:  Up to 25%

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At Graphic Packaging International, we produce the paper cup that held your coffee this morning, the basket that transported those bottles of craft beer you enjoyed last weekend, and the microwave tray that heated your gourmet meal last night. We’re one of the largest manufacturers of paperboard and paper-based packaging for some of the world’s most recognized brands of food, beverage, foodservice, household, personal care and pet products. Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, we are collaborative, diverse, innovative individuals who create inspired packaging while giving back to our communities. 


With over 25,000 employees working in more than 130 locations worldwide, we strive to be environmentally responsible in our industry and in the communities where we operate. We are committed to workplace diversity and offer compensation and benefits programs that are among the industry’s best to reward the talented people who make our company successful.


If this sounds like something you would like to be a part of, we’d love to hear from you.

A World of Difference. Made Possible.


JOB FUNCTION: Job functions include but are not limited to the following.


  • Apply advanced data science techniques to analyze complex manufacturing data, identifying trends, anomalies, and predictive insights that inform strategic decision-making.
  • Utilize QlikSense, a powerful BI tool, to create interactive and visually compelling dashboards and reports that translate data into actionable information for stakeholders.
  • Develop, maintain, and refine comprehensive metrics and KPIs, with a strong emphasis on using data visualization to effectively communicate performance insights.
  • Oversee the creation, optimization, and management of data collection and analysis systems, ensuring data accuracy and efficiency, and seamless integration with QlikSense.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to identify areas for improvement and develop solutions
  • Provide regular reports and updates to management on performance improvement initiatives


  • Demonstrable experience in applying data science techniques, statistical analysis, and predictive modeling to solve complex manufacturing challenges.
  • A strong background in data visualization, with a preference for experience using QlikSense or similar BI tools to create interactive and informative data dashboards.
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in manufacturing operations, illustrating a deep understanding of manufacturing processes and the potential for data-driven optimization.
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to translate data insights into actionable strategies and decisions.
  • Proven track record of effectively collaborating within cross-functional teams, driving data-driven initiatives and improvements.
  • Exceptional communication skills, capable of articulating complex data findings and recommendations clearly and persuasively. 


  • Hold a Bachelor's degree in engineering, statistics, or a related field, providing a solid educational foundation for data analysis and interpretation.
  • Preferred experience or proficiency in QlikSense or other BI tools, demonstrating the ability to create interactive and insightful data visualizations.
  • Experience in the folding carton industry is extremely preferred. Specific knowledge of KBA, Bobst and other related OEM’s also highly desirable.


  • Possess deep knowledge of data science methodologies, statistics, and predictive modeling techniques.
  • Proven capability in creating visually compelling and interactive dashboards using QlikSense or similar BI tools.
  • Proficiency in using data collection software, particularly Ignition data collection software and Squeaks real-time alert software
  • Strong organizational skills for efficient project management and documentation, particularly in the context of data analysis and visualization projects.


  • Up to 15%


Graphic Packaging is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All candidates will be evaluated on the basis of their qualifications for the job in question. We do not base our employment decision on an employee's or applicant's race, color, religion, age, gender or sex (including pregnancy), national origin, ancestry, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic identity, genetic information, disability, veteran/military status or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law. Click here to view the Poster, EEO is the Law.

Nearest Major Market: Atlanta