The Logistics Systems Engineer will support the configuration of the logistics systems in our manufacturing facility including WMS, Kanban, and material planning systems (MRP). The Logistics Systems Engineer will collaborate with the Manufacturing and IT organizations as a logistics representative. 

The Logistics Systems Engineer will provide technical support, identify opportunities for system and process improvements, and optimize the use of the technology for the business. The Logistics Systems Engineer must have a functional understanding of software systems and a demonstrable understanding of MySQL, Python, and Javascript. They must be proficient in G-Suite, Lucid Charts (or other diagramming software) and have interpersonal communication skills. The Logistics Systems Engineer will support implementing new systems or upgrades, system setups/modifications/customizations utilizing appropriate change management and project management methodologies.

Responsibilities

  • Work cross-functionally to gather user requirements, design, configure, test, and implement systems and applications
  • Recommend new features or changes to configuration/workflows based on user feedback
  • Troubleshoot and resolve any logistics systems-related hardware, software, user access, etc.
  • Coordinate new software releases, fixes, and upgrades with technical teams and users
  • Monitors system performance and usage to maintain security and reliability

Qualifications

  • Knowledge of supply chain including logistics planning, warehousing, shipping, and transportation in a manufacturing setting (preferably automotive manufacturing).
  • Experience in MySQL and Python for ETL
  • Experience in Javascript
  • Experience building dashboards and/or generating actionable reports
  • Ability to identify and understand logical relationships within databases and troubleshoot issues
  • Strong analytical, critical thinking, organization, and communication skills
About Zoox

Zoox is developing the first ground-up, fully autonomous vehicle fleet and the supporting ecosystem required to bring this technology to market. Sitting at the intersection of robotics, machine learning, and design, Zoox aims to provide the next generation of mobility-as-a-service in urban environments. We’re looking for top talent that shares our passion and wants to be part of a fast-moving and highly execution-oriented team.


A Final Note:
You do not need to match every listed expectation to apply for this position. Here at Zoox, we know that diverse perspectives foster the innovation we need to be successful, and we are committed to building a team that encompasses a variety of backgrounds, experiences, and skills.