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Apex Systems, Inc. Systems Engineer II (1153979) in Seattle, Washington

DescriptionBrand new team started in 2021, Solutions Design team has started supporting single site projects along with network projects and pilot projects. If you are interested in this role, please email an updated copy of your resume to Trent at Contract Details: *Duration (Months): 9 months *Fully remote: if you get the opportunity to convert FTE, then you would have to relocate to Seattle or Nashville. We cannot guarantee any length of time or conversion. *Start Date: 6/21/2021 Key areas of the role - imaging design, layout design skills, material handling, program management Top skills needed: *Previous Imaging Design Experience *Layout design experience *Program Management Job Description: SERVICES TO BE PERFORMED *Own the design and development of engineering solutions for complex material handling challenges considering human/equipment interactions for the North America fulfillment network *Lead and coordinate concept and design development efforts for optimal solutions for the North America fulfillment network through equipment specification, material flow, process design, ergonomics, associate experience, operational considerations and site layout *Work closely with vendors, suppliers and other teams to create innovative solutions *Simultaneously manage multiple high-visibility projects and tasks while effectively influencing, negotiating, and communicating with internal and external business partners, contractors and vendors *Provide technical leadership for large-scale engineering projects *Conduct post mortem on designs after implementation in partnering with Safety and Operations *Manage work load and potentially direct one to two engineers *Build strong relationships with partner organizations within the company such as North America Start-up, North America Launch team, Worldwide Design team, North America Procurement, Information Technology, Loss Prevention, Facilities, Safety, Change Management and North America Operations *Ability to travel up to 25% to interact with internal and external business and technical leaders REQUIRED SKILLS *Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical/Industrial/Process Engineering or related STEM field is required; or 2+ years of relevant Amazon experience. *5+ years of experience in Design/Innovation, Research & Development, Manufacturing/Process/Industrial Engineering, or related fields. *Experience in technical leadership for large-scale engineering projects *Experience with complex MHE and packaging lines or process design based on Lean Manufacturing or Toyota Manufacturing System *Experience using MS Excel, MS Project, and CAD software *Experience leading engineering design projects and interacting with cross-functional teams PREFERRED SKILLS *MBA, Master’s Degree or other advanced degree in Mechanical/Industrial/Process Engineering, Operations, Business Administration or related field and at least 5 years of progressively responsible experience in the specialty *3+ year experience with complex automated material handling equipment, packaging technologies, and systems including robotics and high-speed manufacturing. *Proficiency in AutoCAD 3D *Proficiency in using advanced simulation modeling tools (Flexsim, Arena, Simio, etc) *Proficiency in running SQL queries and data mining *Experience in engineering and estimating material handling and storage systems *Operations Management/ Fulfillment/Distribution Center experience preferred *Capital project management skills. *Proficiency with concepts like system architecture, optimization, system dynamics, system analysis, statistical analysis, reliability anal