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Director, Automation Solutions Architecture at XPO Logistics SC Corporate

Posted in Architecture 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: High Point, North Carolina

Job Description:

Logistics done differently.

At XPO Logistics, we invest over $450 million in technology every year so that we can continue to develop state-of-the-art solutions for our customers. As the Director, Solutions Architecture, you will work closely with customers and internal partners to build next-generation automation solutions for warehouses by expertly demonstrating our suite of products and technology sets. You've built an impressive career already, but now you're ready to take your career to the next level with a dynamic company that knows that hardworking and dedicated employees are its greatest asset. On our team, you’ll have the support to excel at work, and the resources to build a career that will exceed your expectations.

Pay, benefits and more.

We are eager to attract the best, so we offer competitive compensation and a generous benefits package, including full health insurance (medical, dental and vision), 401(k), life insurance, disability and the opportunity to participate in a company incentive plan.

What you’ll do on a typical day:

  • Leverage our products to create solution sets that align to specific pain points within the warehousing industry

  • Optimize and improve existing processes at customer sites to realize full potential of the proposed solutions

  • Develop solutions that optimize people and processes

  • Work with sales teams to create solutions that maximize ROI

  • Partner with implementation teams to realize and deliver solutions

  • Collaborate with product teams to craft customer solutions

  • Finalize Bill of Materials (BOM) with customers

What you need to succeed at XPO:

At a minimum, you’ll need:

  • Engineering degree or MBA

  • 8 years of distribution center engineering experience

  • Experience creating solutions to map technology to a customer’s business while optimizing people and processes

  • Proven ability to influence C-level technical decisions

  • Strong process optimization experience

  • SCM understanding

It'd be great if you also have:

  • Good understanding of warehousing or any other industry vertical

  • Strong technical aptitude and analytical skills

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Be part of something big.

XPO provides cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the world's most successful companies, including Disney, Pepsi, L'Oréal, Toyota and many others. We’re the fastest-growing transportation company on the Fortune 500 list and we’re just getting started.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, disability, veteran or other protected status.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.