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Dematic Solution Concept Developer in Grand Rapids, Michigan

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, Dematic’s global network of 8,000 employees have helped achieve more than 6,000 worldwide customer installations for some of the world’s leading brands. Headquartered in Atlanta, Dematic is a member of KION Group, a global leader in industrial trucks, supply chain solutions and related services, and a leading provider of warehouse automation.

  • Utilize standard engineering principles to resolve difficult problems, from concept to final design

  • Demonstrate exemplary listening skills with customers and prospects

  • Apply a creative thinking approach to solution development

  • Collaborate with key project & solution team stakeholders by hosting design & technical reviews

  • Utilize creativity techniques such as white boarding, brainstorming, or mind mapping

  • Lead solution development and maintain accountability for results & deliverables

  • Communicate solutions through internal and external presentations

  • Devise new approaches to complex problems through adaptations and modifications of standard technical principles

  • Preempt potential problems and provide effective solutions in reaction to application of concepts, techniques, knowledge, or processes

  • Display creative thinking in applying principles, theories, and concepts on a wide range of problems

  • Develop, design or create new applications, ideas, relationships, systems or products, including artistic contributions

  • Keep up-to-date technically and apply new knowledge to the job

  • Maintain a commanding knowledge & competence in MHE solutions sets

  • Travel as required 10-25%

  • The successful candidate will have 10 or more years of experience working with the application of material handling equipment including mechanical design, machine control, warehouse control software, workstation design and operational considerations. In this role, the Solution Concept Developer will define solution requirements, direct the development of solution design drawings and prepare material flow diagrams leading to standard solutions and designs to be utilized globally by Dematic customers. A wide range of experience is required to enable the Solution Concept Developer to determine the optimal solutions. Specifically, equipment applications that include carton/tote conveyor sortation, unit sortation, warehouse control systems, ASRS, robotics, AGV’s, and directed picking systems. Hands on experience, creative problem solving, above average listening skills, requirements analysis, and material flow concepts are all essential skill sets.

  • BSEE, BSME, BSIE in a related discipline or advanced degree

  • Certification may be required in some areas

  • Experience working with AutoCAD, NavisWORKS, Microsoft Office Suite and Visio

Requisition ID: 2019-10674

Job Time: Full-Time

Experience Level: Mid Level

Shift Schedule Display: Standard

External Company URL: http://www.dematic.com

Street: 507 Plymouth Ave NE