Dematic is a leading supplier of integrated automated technology, software and services to optimize the supply chain. Dematic employs over 8,000 skilled logistics professionals to serve its customers globally, with engineering centers and manufacturing facilities located around the world. Dematic is one brand under the KION Group of companies and has implemented more than 6,000 integrated systems for a customer base that includes small, medium and large companies doing business in a variety of market sectors.
KION Mobile Automation develops mobile robots, robotic fleet controllers and cloud-based fleet management systems for industrial logistics applications. We are a fast growing team with locations in the USA, China, Australia, Belgium and Germany.
As part of the international KION Group and company culture you will work in an open, transparent and agile environment and you will be a valuable member of an effective, globally successful organization. You will get to work with the products and solutions through the entire lifecycle from development to installation and service.
The EU Solution Development department is responsible for the design and layout of Automated Guided Vehicles (AGV) and their systems. The project team supports customers in tailor-made systems as well as the sales department in technical and cost related questions. The department is working closely with locations in Central Europe, so an international exchange is given. The working environment is open, honest and agile and introduces very good opportunities for outgoing characters as well as colleagues that prefer to work in the background. Depending on individual skills, the employees may evolve and develop their career in other specifications as well. The EU Solution Development department is the heart of AGV systems and the physical evidence that turns an idea into automated greatness.
To further strengthen the department, we are looking for you as “Solution Development Engineer ” (m / f / x)” at location in Zwijndrecht (Antwerp) as soon as possible
+ You assists the Sales engineer/manager by presenting the technical part of the presentation to the client
+ You are able to explain clearly the proposed solution and to answer the technical questions of the client
+ After order, you make the As Sold file to transfer the project to the project team
+ You assist the project team during the concept phase of the project
+ As a team member you take initiatives, provide constructive feedback and actively contributetowards improving the processes in the team and aim for higher standardization and reuse
+ You are open for broader tasks which have an impact on the functioning of the team
+ You understand and analyse the logistic problem
+ You read tenders and detect the risks in the request
+ You work out a basic concept and a technical solution for small to medium projects with limited
+ help from a senior/lead engineer. For more complex projects you assist a senior or lead engineer
+ For finding the right solution you use the appropriate capacity calculation tool
+ You work together with product experts to come to the best possible solution
+ You look for internal and external suppliers to find out the best solution
+ You generate an offer with a clear description of the proposed solution
+ Strong finisher, perseverant
+ Strong analytical understanding
+ Can work both independently and as part of a team
+ “No nonsense” mentality, in which working pragmatically means efficiency and effectiveness
+ Good at observing and naming what is happening in a group, e.g. in a project team, customer/team meetings
+ Has a feel for what is going on with others and acts on this by asking the person about it or otherwise passing it on
+ Strong ambassador for decisions that have been taken
+ Asks constructive questions of others, brings out underlying points and in the process gets a full, insightful picture and identifies the right action
+ Good at teamwork
+ Good communication skills
+ Experience in a similar role
+ Educated on Bachelor or Master level or equivalent through experience
+ Excellent command of English both written and spoken
What We Offer
We are the largest provider on the market and want to further expand leadership position in the field of mobile automation. We have the speed and short decision-making paths of a start-up, but the financial security and the standing of a large corporation. We have top technologies, have a global sales and network and work for the big global e-commerce customers who are looking for global solutions. Our development and processes are very fast (e.g. SW-update every 3 months) and our R&D developers always look after a product holistically from start to finish and do not just manufacture a single component – they accompany the entire product from A-Z.
Would you like to go your way in a unique, technology-savvy organization and make a significant contribution to further expansion?
We should get to know each other!
Requisition ID: 2020-12073
Job Time: Full-Time
Experience Level: Entry Level
Shift Schedule Display: Standard
External Company URL: http://www.dematic.com
Street: Baarbeek 1
Post End Date: 10/1/2020