Supervisor, Concept and Estimating

Posting Date:  Jul 10, 2024

Remote work, US Remote work, US Atlanta, GA, US Remote work, US

Business Area:  Supply Chain
Company:  Körber Supply Chain LLC

Supervisor, Concept and Estimating


Use your knowledge of controls engineering fundamentals to help Körber Supply Chain deliver innovative solutions that meet the evolving needs of our customers. You will contribute to the implementation of Körber's next generation of products by programming, testing, and/or validating products in the factory and customer sites. You will be part of a group of highly committed professionals who provide expertise and ensure the success of engineering projects and programs.

Be part of Körber Supply Chain business and apply your expertise and knowledge. Fulfill our customer’s needs by finding innovative ways of integrating our products into a material handling system. You will be responsible for the design and implementation of turn-key solutions in both distribution and manufacturing facilities.


Your role in our team

Your role is to support our partners by evaluating customer requirements, creating competitive and attractive layout designs for automated solutions, and being part of customer meetings. Your solutions will include Körber products such as stacker cranes (ASRS), conveyors, rail-guided vehicles, and our best-in-class layer pickers. On top of that, Körber’s offering will include AMRs, AGVs, shuttle, and case-handling solutions.

We expect our candidate to be able to design layouts in partnership with sales and solutions design, following the standards & guidelines set by our global solution teams. For larger or more complex projects, these teams will support you when needed.

Our clear ambition is to grow our presence in the US, which will give you a unique opportunity to grow with us.

  • You will create layouts based on customers' requirements, using the Körber product portfolio, solution standards, and where required 3rd third-party equipment from partners or suppliers.
  • You will perform performance calculations to determine the right type, configuration, and quantity of equipment, considering company guidelines for solution dimensioning.
  • You will provide specifications to other departments and suppliers to collect input from them to correctly configure and price equipment or services.
  • You will cooperate with solutions design to build the total costs of the solution. 
  • You will join and support sales managers and sales engineers at customer meetings. Prepare layout walkthrough presentations.
  • You will participate in the proper handover of sold projects to the execution team(s).
  • You will participate in technical reviews and price review meetings.
  • You will submit quote requests to Purchasing and assist in evaluating the quotes from vendors.
  • You will work on proposals for new RFQs.


Your Profile

  • You have obtained a bachelor’s degree in engineering (preferably electrical).
  • You have gained significant experience of 10+ years in a similar role in the material handling industry is required.
    • Material handling integrated solutions.
    • Concept and design from scratch. 
    • Automatic storage and retrieval systems. 
  • You have good engineering skills.
  • You have a good working knowledge of CAD systems, preferably AutoCAD.
  • You have a good working knowledge of 3D tools, preferably Sketchup.
  • You can communicate with all different stakeholders, from engineers to department heads, sales managers, and customers.
  • You take responsibility for your work but ask for help when needed.
  • You can travel (25%) domestically with the possibility of international travel.


Your benefits

Interesting possibility to prove yourself, being the key team member in the country working with local and long-distance support. We offer an attractive package including support to relocate when needed. Our global organization will support you with training, resources, and ideas.

  • You will receive a competitive salary.
  • You will have a flexible office/work-from-home schedule.
  • You will be working in a fast-paced and dynamic environment, with international clients and colleagues.
  • You have access to competitive Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance.
  • You have the option to enroll in a 401K matching program.
  • You will receive generous Time Off and paid holidays.
  • You will have a fun casual, and flexible work environment.


Equal employer opportunity

Our nation’s military veterans represent the top talent this country has to offer. They bring meaningful skills to the workplace and are assets to our company. We encourage U.S. Military Veterans to apply.

Körber Supply Chain is an Affirmative Action/Equal Employment Opportunity Employer for Minority/Female/Disabled/Veterans.


Recruitment Team
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Recruiter: Alyssa Cuevas
Job Req ID: 6639

We value diversity and therefore welcome all applicants - regardless of gender, nationality, ethnic or social origin, religion/belief, disability, age, sexual orientation and identity, and any other protected status. 

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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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