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Solution Design Engineer / Sales Engineer (m/f/d) Automated order fulfillment

Posting Date:  Aug 2, 2022

Remote work, DE Prague, CZ Schwarzenbek, DE Wels, AT Leingarten, DE Bad Nauheim, Hesse, DE Markdorf, DE Porto, PT Dettelbach, DE Dahn, DE

Business Area:  Supply Chain
Company:  Körber Supply Chain GmbH

Solution Design Engineer / Sales Engineer (m/f/d) Automated order fulfillment



This role can also be filled in one of our lacations in the Netherlands, Denmark, Portugal or Austria


Körber Supply Chain is starting a new unit that will focus on bringing new, innovative solutions for automated order fulfillment to the market. Typically, these would be robotic based goods-to-person solutions such as the solution from Attabotics with whom Körber has just partnered.

The objective of this role is to enable the new unit to develop, design and sell automated material handling solutions. The solution engineer understands market trends, technology trends and customer’s requirements to create competitive solutions for potential customers. In addition, the solution engineer will work with the product management team to create new generic solutions as part of the solution development roadmap.



Your role in our team


  • Keep track of new developments in the market, for robotics-based material handling technology. Understand the trends and capabilities of this technology
  • Analyse customer’s logistics requirements, both from a process perspective as based on in-depth data analysis.
  • Create and benchmark conceptual solution ideas to fulfil these requirements, based on the product portfolio of selected partners/suppliers, complemented with relevant KSC products
  • Perform performance calculations to determine the right type, configuration and quantity of equipment, considering company guidelines for solution dimensioning
  • When required, create CAD layouts for the solution, including 3Ds
  • Calculate the total costs of the solution. When necessary, collect input from other departments or suppliers to correctly configure and price equipment or services
  • Write (parts of) the proposal for the customer, make presentations and (with the sales manager) present these to customers





Your profile


  • Successfully graduated from Mechanical engineering or Mechatronics or other technical studies with bachelors or master’s degree
  • Alternatively, a study in Logistics, Business Administration or Technical Management (with some engineering or analytics content) can be considered
  • Ideally 2 to 4 years previous experience in the material handling industry. Starters with the right education, relevant internships or demonstratable affinity to the subject will be considered too.
  • Business fluent English. German would be a plus
  • Good working knowledge of CAD systems, i.e. AutoCad, Inventor, Sketch-up
  • Affinity with automation and software (i.e. WMS, WCS)





Your benefits


We combine the advantages of a medium-sized company with the benefits of a large corporation:


  • Long-term job security
  • "New way of working" with extensive mobile work possible
  • Strongly growing company in a future-oriented industry
  • Wide-ranging development and promotion opportunities
  • Customized training opportunities
  • Familiar working atmosphere and flat hierarchies
  • Performance-related remuneration and other benefits, depending on the country you are based in (flex time, special days off, discounted lunch, company pension scheme)




Can you find yourself in this profile?


Then you are right at Körber. We are looking forward to getting to know you!

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The Körber Business Area Supply Chain is part of the international technology group Körber with about 12,000 employees and more than 100 locations worldwide. We uniquely provide a broad range of proven, end-to-end supply chain solutions fitting any business size, strategy or appetite for growth. Our customers conquer the complexity of the supply chain thanks to our portfolio that includes software, automation, mail and parcel solutions, voice solutions, robotics, and materials handling – plus the expertise to tie it all together. Körber helps to manage the supply chain as a competitive advantage. Conquer supply chain complexity – with Körber.

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