Ryder System Supply Chain Engineer III in NOVI, Michigan

Position Description

Responsible for analysis and utilization of continuous improvement tools to design Supply Chain Solutions in current and future operations.

-Generate innovative ideas to drive continuous improvement to drive customer savings and process efficiencies

-Potential network design work

-Transportation modeling and optimization

-Customer facing as well as creating and delivering presentations

-Will need the ability to take ownership of a project from beginning to end

-Must have great communication skills and the ability to coordinate with multiple functional groups

-Should have excellent time management skills to meet tight timelines

-Experience in JDA Transportation Modeler, Llamasoft Supply Chain Guru, Appian Direct Route and Tableau is preferred.

-Candidate should be highly proficient in Excel and Access



  • Bachelors degree required in Engineering/Business/Supply Chain or a minimum of 8 years of relevant work experience

  • Minimum of three years of related experience is required


  • MBA and/or Industrial Engineering Masters Degree preferred

  • Demonstrated proficiency in: MS Office MS Project and/or AutoCAD and Warehouse Management System (WMS) Visio


  • Collects data and performs statistical analysis Maps and documents processes

  • Recommends and implements process improvement

  • Applies company methodologies and tools to design distribution/ transportation operations including staffing, equipment, sizing and layout

  • Supports business development and helps create efficient designs and solutions processes

  • Determines efficient utilization of resources by analyzing layouts, labor force, equipment, driver and equipment utilization charts

Ryder is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and Drug Free workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.

Job Locations US-MI-NOVI

Posted Date 1 month ago

Requisition ID 2017-42987

Category Logistics/Distribution/Transportation Management

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements 10-20%

Position Code 8956