We are looking for a talented E-commerce Solution Design Engineer to join our team based in [any of our centers – Alpharetta, GA, Ft. Worth, TX or Novi, MI]. In this role, you will provide engineering support for ecommerce/ direct to consumer fulfillment business development initiatives. As new business opportunities are identified, you will work with both potential customers and a world class cross-functional team of your peers to develop an optimal, direct to consumer, fulfillment design. You will evaluate, design, develop and recommend a wide range of solution components such as a fulfillment strategy, facility layout, equipment, systems and labor strategies. Often times, we only are equipped with an incomplete or ambiguous data for our designs, so you should be comfortable dealing with limited data scenarios and able to make strong recommendations based on partial knowledge.
Please be aware - only candidates with direct ecommerce/ direct to consumer fulfillment experience will be considered.
This unique opening allows the opportunity for you to leverage your imagination, problem-solving skills, and industry knowledge to create unique design solutions. You will never find yourself falling into the dreaded “status quo rut” as each project tends to be distinctive in its requirements and strategy. As such, the ability deal with ambiguity and change is essential. The team environment and evaluation process allows visibility to, and interaction with, all levels and functional roles within the company. When a design is implemented, you’ll work to verify that operational requirements match the proposed design.
To be successful, you’ll need to have a strong knowledge of all supply chain processes in a direct to consumer environment and how they interact and affect distribution management strategies. You should be experienced in designing distribution facilities and warehousing processes in a high velocity, direct to consumer environment. You must be able to easily and effectively communicate and work closely with customers as well as an internal, cross-functional team that includes engineering, sales, IT, pricing and management.
This really is an outstanding opportunity for the right person coming from an e-commerce background, looking for a challenge, and eager about to grow their career within a Fortune 500 company.
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.