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, customer savings and process efficiencies

  • Transportation analytics development and interpretation

  • Customer facing as well as creating and delivering presentations

  • Project management of customer deliverables

  • 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 Tableau, MicroStrategy or other Business Intelligence tools is preferred.

  • Experience with JDA, Ryder On-line or other TMS systems a plus.

  • 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.

Requisition ID 2017-48552

Category Logistics/Distribution/Transportation Management

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements 10-20%

Position Code 8956