Supply Chain Engineer

Reference Number: 9vZff4
Location: Downers Grove, Illinois, US

Company Profile:
My client is a large third-party logistics firm (3PL) looking to add an experience Supply Chain Engineer to their team. They offer a competitive salary and bonus plus benefits.

We are looking for a degreed engineer or mathematician with a passion for logistics and supply chain who can interact regularly with the customer at this dedicated facility.

Job Description:
This Supply Chain Engineer position will assist in the data collection, cleansing, and analysis for supply chain projects involving transportation, warehousing, product flow, inventory optimization, and supply chain network design. Significant exposure to freight bench-marking tools, data visualization tools and Microsoft Access / Excel will be required.


1. Structure, Validate, Analyze, and Manage large amounts of data specific to supply chain analytical projects, problem solving, and decision support. This will be the primary responsibility.
2. Assist in developing formats and automating processes for reporting various supply chain metrics and Key Performance Indicators to operating business units and our partner organizations.
3. Develop clear, concise, and insightful data-driven presentation materials and communicate (both written and verbal) to a variety of audiences
4. Apply practical logistics and supply chain knowledge to identify supply chain network design, process flow, and cost improvements.
5. Through effective teamwork, participate in multiple projects by aligning priorities and project scope requirements with senior Supply Chain Engineering resources.


Education and Experience Requirement

• 1-3 years experience with data analysis and modeling
• Bachelor’s of Science degree in Engineering, Applied Mathematics, Operations Research

• Experience developing and/or utilizing logistics-related modeling tools
• Experience in Transportation, Warehousing, and Inventory Management
• Experience with data visualization tools such as Tibco Spotfire, Tableau, Qlikview is a plus

Experienced Professional (Non-Manager)