Logistics Applications Engineer

Recruiter
CDS Recruitment Ltd
Location
Rugby
Salary
£34000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted
17 Apr 2019
Closes
26 Apr 2019
Contract Type
Full Time


Logistics Applications Engineer

Industry sector - Robotics & Automation Products Business Units

Job description
CDS Recruitment have a client that have created an newly created Business Line aimed to position with the companies brand in any non-Automotive sector that is improving its production systems through standardised robotized automation.

This position is an internal Start-Up, with which the international parent client will leverage its wide knowledge in Automation, Robotics and Industrial Processes, to generate a new market and provide new lucrative business.

The parent clients role will be to deal with customers not experienced in Automation and likely will be itself experienced in non-Automotive processes, the core of the team will be to explore new solutions and technologies, think out of the box, invent using its experience, introduce new know-how in the Company and generate new standard solutions, scalable in its sector.

This business will operate in a new business model, requiring a disruptive approach against the traditional market, through the introduction of new professional roles.

The Logistics Applications Engineer will leverage on his/her experience in Logistics Solutions to develop concept solutions with a focus on Logistics Application, technical proposition and budgetary estimation.

He/She will support Sales in the Proposal phase.
He/She will support Engineering in the Execution phase
He/She will provide openness to state of the art solutions either to support the technical position and to drive product development.
He/She will support the execution of consultancy projects when applicable.

Responsibilities
' Technical solution feasibility and design for customer Logistics processes
' Deep understanding of customer needs, constraints and targets
' Customer ROI evaluation of parent clients proposal
' Highlight parent client gaps in terms of technologies, products and knowledge
' Feedback Product Development of actual results from the field
' Engineering inspiration
' Solution benchmarking

Requirements

' Proven experience Logistics Solution design and deployment
' Deep knowledge in Logistics Automation
' Preferable experienced in Logistics Application Engineering
' Customer management skills
' Problem solving
' Think out of the Box | Creativity
' Good leadership
' German and/or French are a plus
' Availability to travel within the platform perimeter
' Resilience and tenacity

Call 0191 300 1113 and ask for Chris Sultman or apply online