Dematic is an intralogistics innovator that designs, builds and supports intelligent, automated solutions for manufacturing, warehouse and distribution environments for customers that are powering the future of commerce. With engineering centers, manufacturing facilities and service centers located in more than 25 countries, the Dematicglobal network of 10,000 employees hashelped achieve more than 6,000 worldwide customer installations for some of the worlds leading brands. Headquartered in Atlanta, Dematic is a member of KION Group, one of the global leaders in industrial trucks and supply chain solutions, and a leading provider of warehouse automation.
Why Join Us? Have you ever ordered something online to get your package next day? Think about the advanced automated technologies that go into it. Do you want to become a part of this world class organization and work with highly complex mechanical solutions? Dematic is currently hiring a Solution Design Engineer!Job Description Dematic has an immediate need for a Solution Design Engineer with our Global Key Accounts team within Solution Development. The preferred candidate will have 5+ years related experience, including planning, specification, and implementation of engineering design projects. This role would report into a Solution Development Engineering Manager. You would be responsible for designing various projects in size and scope. You have the ability to provide superior customer service to a variety of industry verticals: food & beverage, apparel, e-commerce and more.Essential Role and ResponsibilitiesCompletes the design and estimating of mainly small, medium and large MHE systems, often simultaneously.Has an understanding of project specifications and checks all work being performed under his/her direction for adherence to these specifications.Produces material list of equipment, design of all special devices and Mechanical Engineering pricing.Solicits, quotes, and reviews costs of equipment and services.Works with Purchasing to manage the interface relationships with vendors and assists in evaluating the performance of vendors and subcontractors.Provides a check for technical, cost and contracting aspects of quotes and serves as the major contact for intra-company departments and vendors. Schedules technical reviews and price review meetings.Responsible for the quality of estimating on assigned projects. Maintains a complete set of project engineering records on all assignments.Provides general guidance to a project support staff.Consults with management and participates in improving procedures, quality, designs, applications, and equipment.Keeps management apprised of quote status.Keeps abreast of the latest company and industry-wide concepts, product design and developments, and current costing.Occasional travel is required in this position. Usually trips are planned and are of short duration. However, requests for travel on short notice may be made and extended travel is sometimes required in support of systems commissioning and acceptance.May be exposed to next level or cross functional duties and responsibilities.
What We Are Looking For:
Desired CharacteristicsMaintains frequent communication with customer to ensure resolution and proper follow-up, leading to strong customer satisfactionIdentifies, analyzes and understands problems in his/her daily work and provides the best solutionDelivers sustainable results, stays focused even in challenging situations and overcomes obstaclesFlexible to adapt to same-day and next-day changes to project scope and locationA commitment to engineering excellenceEffectively communicate and partner with teammates and colleaguesEfficient time management and organization skillsTechnical Knowledge and SkillsDemonstrates and applies a broad knowledge of field of specialization to the successful completion of moderately complex assignmentsSuccessfully applies knowledge of fundamental concepts, practices, and procedures of particular area of specializationDemonstrates knowledge of organization's business practices and issues, and contributes to problem resolution of those issuesVery good understanding of Microsoft Office SuiteProficient with AutoCAD and 3D Design preferredGood understanding of the application of material handling equipment preferredFamiliar with other third party equipment in the material handling industry preferredQualification Requirements:Bachelor's degree in Mechanical, Industrial, Electrical Engineering, or equivalent experience5+ years experience working with the application of material handling solutions preferredWillingness to travel 10 - 20%