Logistics Developer

Deutsche Bahn Humble , TX 77338

Posted 2 months ago

Introduction

DB Schenker is the world's leading global logistics provider - we support industry and trade in the global exchange of goods through land transport, worldwide air and ocean freight, contract logistics and supply chain management. Integrated logistics resides at the world's most important intersections, where the flow of goods creates an effective link between carriers. Our value-added services ensure the flow of goods continues seamlessly and supply chains stay lean and optimized for success. Our business holds top positions in automotive, technology, consumer goods, trade fair logistics, special transports, and special events logistics.

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Responsibilities

Responsible for supporting company projects related to sales, operations, communications, systems design, and IT initiatives.

Tasks & Responsibilities:

  • To participate in the development and extension of the business with the customer

  • To develop and lead the production of Logistics Solutions (design) according to process

  • To participate in and coordinate implementations within the department (lead special projects).

  • Principal Accountabilities (The following is intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. It is not an exhaustive list of all expectations.):

  • To handle RFI's, RFQ's and other customer requests for scope extension and new business with the customer

  • To lead the design and development of customer-specific logistics solutions

  • To create offers for customers and suppliers

  • To implement contracted solutions and processes

  • To ensure continuous optimization and improvement of flows and processes of existing business with the customer

  • To define relevant requirements for IT development, improvement and support

  • To participate in operational and strategical review meetings

  • To assist with procurement and analysis of supplier rates to the customer account

  • To coordinate with relevant departments supporting the customer account, i.e. IT, Finance and Procurement/Supplier Management

  • To maintain master data and data quality including carriers, rates and geography development planning, KPI's reporting and follow-up

  • Assist in quality management, HSSE, compliance

  • To backup Control Tower Manager in his/her absence

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Qualifications

Details/Specification/Explanation of the role specific skills

  • This is an intermediate level position. Solid interpersonal and analytical skills required. Bachelor's degree preferred. Generally, prefer 3-5 years of related experience. International work experience in logistics engineering and -design and project management

  • Competent knowledge of Americas goods transportation systems; Specific knowledge about rail transportation is useful

  • Experience in working with logistics design tools

  • Intermediate to expert skills in Microsoft Office suite (emphasis on Excel and PowerPoint graphics)

  • Ability to work independently, accurately and constructive

  • Flexibility and ability to work in a team

  • Willingness to travel approx. 15% of his/her time

  • Able to troubleshoot a variety of process and/or system issues

  • IT affinity (advanced competence in MS Office) and logistics design tools

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