Expert Design Engineer

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Gopuff is searching for an innovative and solutions oriented engineer to help design our next generation Micro Fulfillment Centers (MFCs) and Distribution Centers (DCs). A successful candidate will have a passion for creating high-performance physical systems, a strong technical problem solving ability, excellent project management skills, the ability to effectively communicate with and influence decision-makers at all levels and an internal motivation to deliver results in a fast-paced and often ambiguous environment. GoPuff culture encourages innovation and expects engineers and managers alike to take a high level of ownership in solving complex problems.

Qualifications

  • Masters degree in Engineering and 5+ years of experience in the job offered or related occupation of /Innovation, Research & Development, /Process/Industrial Engineering, or related. Or Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (any discipline) or foreign equivalent, OR a related field with 7+ years of experience. May also consider PHD +2 years of work experience .
  • 5-7+ years of experience must involve management of engineering projects with specific focus in refrigeration in large manufacturing environments, and experience in grocery
  • 5-7+ years experience in designing fulfillment centers or distribution centers through the use of AutoCAD or similar software.
  • Ability to travel 30%-50% both domestically and globally to interact with internal and external business and technical leaders.
  • Proficiency using business/technical software like MS Excel, MS Project, and software.
  • Proficiency with concepts like system optimization, system dynamics, system analysis, statistical analysis, reliability analysis, and decision making.
  • Experience designing physical layouts and installations for Ecommerce or other logistics/warehousing applications
  • Design-in-Safety experience is preferred

Responsibilities

  • Develop a strategy from vendor to DC to MFC for chilled and frozen goods to deliver the perfect experience for our customers, at the lowest cost possible
  • Own the of physical fulfillment and logistics systems and layout designs the chilled and frozen aspects for distribution centers and transportation
  • Responsible for developing and implementing a cohesive chilled and frozen containerization strategy from DC to MFC
  • Collaborating with supply chain and business partners to design and implement distribution center equipment
  • Develop optimal solutions for the fulfillment and transportation through site layout, equipment specification, operational efficiency, process , and intellectual property considerations.
  • Innovate with different systems and solutions quickly while keeping models simple in the face of complexity
  • Scale processes and procedures to accelerate DC site launches that balance operational efficiency with capex and opex
  • Collaborate with internal teams and external vendors to generate high quality, cost effective solutions in very short periods of time that satisfy permitting, regulatory, and safety requirements
  • Simultaneously manage multiple high visibility projects and tasks while effectively influencing, negotiating, and communicating with internal and external business partners, contractors and vendors.
  • Provide technical leadership for large-scale engineering projects
  • Assist and design and network strategy to drive the right layouts and designs across sites with safety
  • Act as a mentor cross functionally in the company.
  • Act as an IC and Mentor a team; share their areas of expertise

The only predictable thing about life is that it’s wildly unpredictable. That’s where we come in.

When life does what it does best, customers turn to Gopuff to deliver their everyday essentials, and to get through their day & night, work day and weekend.

We’re assembling a team of thinkers, dreamers & risk-takers…the kind of people who know the value of peace of mind in an unpredictable world. (And people who love snacks.)

Like what you’re hearing? Welcome to Gopuff.

The Gopuff Fam is committed to an inclusive workplace where we do not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, gender, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or familial status, age, ancestry, disability, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws. We believe in diversity and encourage any qualified individual to apply. We are an equal employment opportunity employer.

The only predictable thing about life is that it’s wildly unpredictable. That’s where we come in.

When life does what it does best, customers turn to Gopuff to deliver their everyday essentials, and to get through their day & night, work day and weekend.

We’re assembling a team of thinkers, dreamers & risk-takers…the kind of people who know the value of peace of mind in an unpredictable world. (And people who love snacks.)

Like what you’re hearing? Welcome to Gopuff.

The Gopuff Fam is committed to an inclusive workplace where we do not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, gender, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital or familial status, age, ancestry, disability, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable laws. We believe in diversity and encourage any qualified individual to apply. We are an equal employment opportunity employer.

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