Ryder System Senior Logistics Engineer in Springfield, Illinois
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This Senior Engineer Logistics is responsible to provide supply chain engineering leadership and support for a regional business team assigned to a global aerospace manufacturer. duties include responsibilities for design, engineering, strategy and process management. This position will be involved in the on-going sales process, implementation of their designs and assisting operations management with continuous improvement. It also manages multiple projects in size and complexity, provides proposal, presentation development, support and presentation to customers. Will require complex problem solving, problem definition and project planning.
Performing extensive data analytics and reporting, including translating key customer requirements into existing reporting solutions, ensuring the reliability of reporting processes. • Tying multiple independent sources together to yield new and innovative insights. • Identifying and building business cases for cost savings opportunities, quantifying and presenting to internal and external leaders. • Support business initiatives with analytic request for new proposals, procurement strategies, monthly and quarterly reviews.• Drive proposals forward within internal and external teams and meetings as necessary to successfully execute improvement ideas.
Collects data and performs statistical analysis.
Apply company methodologies and tools to design distribution and/or transportation operations.
Conduct Inventory and/or Supply Chain analyses and recommend alternative strategies.
Provide proposal and presentation support and creation for new business development.
Effectively interact with customers, Sales, and Operations to create value propositions.
Leads, coaches, and mentors other engineers.
Independently identify process gaps, make recommendations and implement process improvement.
Establish and implement performance measures.
Confer with the Engineering and Operations Managers to implement efficient and competitive solutions;
Manage multiple projects of small and medium size.
Apply Lean Six Sigma (LSS) and Statistical Process Controls (SPC) tools. Map and document processes
Provides lead role for customer program Engineering and analysis requirements. This would include direct interaction with customer contacts and suppliers to gather necessary data elements and document applicable business rules, support of operations and customer initiatives, development of Engineering projects and presentation of your proposals, implementation support and continuous improvement
Candidate will perform all job duties related to meeting SARBOX requirements and participating in the account quality certification process
Performs other duties as assigned.
Bachelor's degree required Industrial Engineering or related field
Visio, Project Plan or Auto CAD, vendor managed inventory, Auto Mod, consulting and Access intermediate required
Will have prior understanding of LEAN manufacturing and JIT principles and incorporation of such principles into effective logistics network planner. intermediate preferred
DOT Regulated: No
Job Category: Engineering
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Requisition ID: R27460
Ryder operates behind the scenes, managing critical fleet, transportation and supply chain functions for over 50,000 customers, many of which make the products that consumers use every day. When you choose Ryder, you get access to industry-leading technology, one of North America’s largest fleet of trucks, an expansive infrastructure of maintenance facilities and warehouses, and some of the most talented people in the industry.