Ryder System Supply Chain Engineer V in NOVI, Michigan

Position Description

The Sr. Supply Chain Engineer is responsible for analysis and utilization of continuous improvement tools to design Supply Chain Solutions for current and future operations.

The Sr. Suppy Chain Engineer also provides coaching and mentorship to other engineers and delivers proactive communications to both external customers and Ryder Management.

Additional Details:

  • Construct consolidations models

  • Design dedicated fleets, and/or analysis of potential gains through operational efficiencies

  • Present findings with sales pursuit team and/or potential customers

Preferred Skillset:

  • Knowledge of JDA , Llamasoft or Appian Direct Route is preferred

  • Candidate should be highly proficient in Excel and Tableau , with competency in Access and PowerPoint

Requirements

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

  • Minimum of six years of related experience is required

ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • MBA and/or Industrial Engineering Masters Degree preferred

  • Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certification preferred, attainment is required within 12 months

  • American Production Inventory Control Society (APICS) Certification is preferred

  • Demonstrated proficiency in: MS Office MS Project and/or Transportation/Warehouse Management Systems (TMS and WMS) and Network analysis tools MS Visio Statistical and/or Transportation Analysis Tools (Minitab, SAS, Matlab, i2, Tmod, ILPS) Mapping analysis tools and/or Simulation, preferred

Responsibilities

  • Collects data and performs statistical analysis Maps and documents processes Independently identifies process gaps; recommends and implements process improvement Applies company methodologies and tools to design distribution and/or transportation operations

  • Establishes and implements performance measures Conducts Inventory and/or Supply Chain analyses and recommends alternative strategies

  • Actively supports the sales process and creates high quality solutions and designs

  • Effectively interacts with customers, Sales, and Operations to create value propositions

  • Confers with the Engineering and Operations Managers to implement efficient and competitive solutions

  • Manages multiple projects of small and medium size Leads, coaches, and mentors other engineers

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 2018-65837

Category Logistics/Distribution/Transportation Management

Employment Type Regular - Full Time (4)

Travel Requirements 10-20%

Position Code 8958