• Supply Chain Engineer V

    Job Locations US-MI-NOVI
    Posted Date 6 days ago(12/6/2018 9:36 AM)
    Requisition ID
    Logistics/Distribution/Transportation Management
    Employment Type
    Regular - Full Time (4)
    Travel Requirements
    Position Code
  • 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


    • 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


    • 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


    • 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-logo 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.


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