• Simulation Engineer, Fulfillment Engineering Jobs in United States Of America

  • WALMART INDIA
  • United States Of America, Usa

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Location HOBOKEN, NJ
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Requisition GH1825671

What youll do at About Walmart eCommerce

This Is That Place where opportunity knocks Our Walmart eCommerce team is obsessed with finding ways to help our customers live better, raising the bar for an entire industry along the way Youll play a crucial role in shaping the future of shopping, working with crazy talented people in an environment that values kindness and transparency With the energy of a startup and the scale of the Fortune One, its the ultimate innovators playground Are you hungry to own your career and catapult ideas into action Read on

About the Job

The Simulation Engineer, Fulfillment Engineering is responsible for discovering, researching, and integrating next generation automation solutions as a part of the overall order fulfillment warehouse design as well as be part of conceptualizing and designing both manual and highly and fully automated facilities The solutions will be used within the extended Walmart e-commerce fulfillment network (including Walmart sortable, Walmart Non-sortable, Jet Sortable, Jet Fresh, Sams Club, Hayneedle, Shoebuy, etc) to lower Variable Cost Per Unit (VCPU) and Total Cost Per Unit (TCUP

Challenges youll be tackling

Evaluate and Integrate Core Technologies You will be responsible for evaluating core technologies (eg Automatic Storage and Retrieval Systems, Automatic Guided Vehicles, Robotic end effectors, Wearable technology, Machine Vision, Virtual/Augmented reality, Artificial Intelligence Systems, etc) and integrating them in an unique and creative way that helps solve a business problem and improve the customer and associate experience

Contribute to the Design of Next Generation Technologies Evaluate the data and translate it into facility design concepts, evaluate business case for each design or portions of it, impact for the company in terms of supply chain optimization as well as lower VCPU/TCPU Lead the technical assessment of potential suppliers, co-engineer the solutions with them and assist with the selection, use and application of automated processes within the extended Walmart e-commerce fulfillment network Establish solutions that support the vision for the implementation of cutting-edge automated systems and solutions that enable the Walmart e-commerce fulfillment network to meet or exceed corporate goals

Work in conjunction with several team members You will lead the evaluation of innovative automation solutions and make recommendations to the engineering leadership team on potential solutions that meet/exceed the requirements of network wide deployment Collaborate with the suppliers and other cross functional partners to identify necessary systems, network, electrical, pneumatic and controls design, building and transportation requirements and the execution of necessary activities to successfully complete the conceptual phase all the way through handover to final engineering and implementation

Responsibilities

Lead the technical assessment of potential suppliers and assist with the selection, use and application of automated processes within the extended Walmart e-commerce fulfillment network

Establish solutions that support the vision for the implementation of cutting-edge automated systems and solutions that enable the Walmart e-commerce fulfillment network to meet or exceed corporate goals

Assist with the alpha and beta tests for innovative automation solutions, ways to integrate them and make recommendations to the engineering leadership team on potential solutions that meet/exceed the requirements of network wide deployment

Develop detailed test cases for simulation to evaluate the automation solution in partnership with operation and other cross functional team members, make recommendations for piloting the technologies, participate acceptance testing to ensure the solution meet or exceeds the requirements Specifically ensure the design is capable of handling edge cases

Support continuous improvement by actively adhering to lean principles, design of experiments, failure mode effect analysis, Design for Six Sigma, design for Mean Time To Repair (MTTR)

Based on the system design, make recommendations to strategy, operations and process/systems engineering team on key performance indicators and service level goals

Ensure that technical assistance is provided to the Program Managers, General Managers (GMs), operations team leaders and maintenance personnel through the implementation, start-up and operation of new systems as needed Aid the GMs and their teams with respect to properly leveraging the investment in automated equipment and overall fulfillment process, as needed Help raise the technical capabilities of the facilities by assisting in the training of maintenance personnel and operations personnel Provide training and assistance in writing Standard Operating Practices (SOPs), establishing Lean methodologies, maintenance and service procedures, parameter settings, etc, as needed

How youll know its right

Analytical Thinking/Problem solving - Be an expert in solving complex problems by understanding the underlying root cause of a difficult situation/requirement and solve it using creative methods Ability to break down complex problems in to small parts and solve them in a systematic manner that achieves the overall desired results Ability to identify and evaluate multiple options and alternatives and effectively determine the appropriate action based on available information

Adaptability - Demonstrates resourcefulness and resilience in the face of change, obstacles, and adversity Adapts to competing demands and shifting priorities Updates knowledge and skills to handle new complexities, challenges, and responsibilities (for example, seeking out training, learning from experience, researching best practices, new emerging technologies and companies that can be leveraged for future solutions) Seeks exposure to new ideas and perspectives

Profile Summary:

Employment Type : Full Time
Eligibility : Any Graduate
Industry : Retailing, Consumer Durables/FMCG
Functional Area : Production/Manufacturing/Maintenance/Packaging
Role : Production/Manufacturi ng/Maintenance
Salary : As per Industry Standards
Deadline : 08th Apr 2020

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