Director of Engineering Solutions


About NPSG Global’s Automation Team

Are you interested in helping the world’s best companies scale logistics at the speed of innovation?  Are you seeking to professionally develop with a fast-growing, dynamic company with a forward-thinking culture that is transforming the world of automation?   Are you energized by the prospect of building and directing a team at the leading edge of the material handling engineering solutions industry?  Do you consistently strive for excellence?  If you answered yes to these questions, then NPSG Global is the place for you.   

NPSG Global delivers critical e-fulfillment warehouse implementation and automation services ranging from design consultation to technical integration, buildout, and retrofits.  This is accomplished by providing facility operators with maximum site efficiencies through innovative technology solutions and products.  

Position Description

The Director of Engineering Solutions is responsible for leading a team of engineers that support establishing NPSG Global’s Automation Division into a world-class material handling engineering solutions organization and leading provider for warehouse automation and e-fulfillment services.  This client-facing role will design innovative solutions for the technical development of systems, processes, and infrastructure that optimize material handling automation for our ever-expanding customer base.   This role is a key member of the management team and is pivotal to the future success and growth of NPSG Global.  The successful Director of Engineering Solutions will be a technically savvy, customer-centric self-starter with extensive consulting and solution development experience in the material handling industry.  The director must be committed to meeting customer needs and exceeding expectations.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead multiple automation and material handling projects with limited oversight and direction and provide guidance and training to junior members of the team.  
  • Utilize a creative, innovative, and strategic mindset to develop products and solutions for warehouse automation, e-fulfillment, and distribution services, and recommend technological developments to drive change with efficiency improvements. 
  • Evaluate and integrate the automation technologies, best practices, and benchmarking data, and leverage these to develop improvements and business opportunities.  This includes increased profitability by cutting costs, creating efficiencies, and expanding the company’s business opportunities through collaboration with Sales.
  • Serve as SME for all engineering-related and technical issues for the division and collaborate with Sales to educate customers on NPSG technologies, products, and system integrations, and provide technical expertise for requests for proposal.

Requirements:

In general, the Director of Engineering Solutions must have well-developed leadership, management, and interpersonal skills, be an engineering/technology solutions designer and innovator, and possess strong business acumen.  

  • Bachelor’s degree (Master’s Preferred) in Industrial/Manufacturing Engineering or related field with extensive knowledge of material handling industry trends, technology, best practices, and change management.
  • Management experience in an organization with progressively increasing responsibilities at a growth-driven, consumer-oriented company with relevant experience building and scaling teams to meet business demands.
  • 7-10 years’ engineering solutions development experience working with operational teams to create strategies for material handling efficiencies within a warehouse, manufacturing, supply chain, and/or construction environment.
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience would also be acceptable.
  • Possess and/or seek to obtain general contractor licenses in states where NPSG conducts business
  • Travel up to 50%.

NPSG Global is an Equal Opportunity Employer.   All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, age, national origin, disability status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Posted Date10/08/21
CompanyNPSG Global
Company DivisionAutomation
TypeFull Time
ContactMelissa Hernandez, HRBP
Phone678-293-7001
Email
Address2105 Barrett Park Drive
Suite 107
Kennesaw GA 30144