Consultant Digital Manufacturing (m/f/d)

June 14, 2021

Want to redefine how entire industries work by leveraging IoT, Smart Manufacturing and Industry 4.0? Would you like to be part of the success of a digital solution which will revolutionize manufacturing process to improve shopfloor performance? If your answer is a big yes, you should continue reading!

With HQ in Berlin, FactoryPal is a recently established corporate Start-Up – with additional locations in Porto/Portugal and Green Bay/USA. The new venture is poised to become the leading end to end IoT solution for machine efficiency and equipment effectiveness. The digitally enabled solution is not just completely reshaping, how companies produce and elevate their efficiency levels, but at the same time is fundamentally augmenting the way how manufacturing employees do their job.

We are data scientists, engineers, designers, IIoT experts, product managers, and manufacturing operations consultants. We are a team, united by our shared ambition: revolutionize manufacturing and transform the way it is done to ensure smooth operations.

Become part of an amazing journey and successfully accompany our customers in their Digital Factory efforts!

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Berlin/Porto/USA

Responsibilities

You are responsible to deliver FactoryPal's digital manufacturing projects and you are supporting to drive significant OEE improvements jointly with and for our customers. You are the point-of-contact between our customers - leading manufacturing companies - and FactoryPal, leading operational excellence / lean process programs underpinned by cutting-edge smart manufacturing solutions. In this role, you report to our Consulting Team Leads and jointly with them you develop the scope and depth of the consulting offering.

  • Jointly with your shopfloor team you unlock the full potential of process improvements by consequently combining lean management with data & tech-driven process optimization based on FactoryPal's shop-floor apps.
  • You coordinate Digital Manufacturing projects and deliver in time, budget and quality through a project excellence approach.
  • You onboard, and guide FactoryPal's customers and their digitization initiatives in the manufacturing industry – from the shopfloor team up to the Factory leadership.
  • You create and sustain deep and trustworthy relationships with your customer counterparts as you also easily maneuver in a shopfloor environment as well as a board room setting.
  • You continuously liaise with customers and internal stakeholders across the Körber Group to re-assess and improve the solution scope and requirements housed within a systematic collaboration framework
  • You actively steer digital solution development through requirements gathering, acting as a conduit between our solution and our customers based on your deep and broad Operations Management expertise.
  • You build, collaborate and orchestrate highly-innovative, multidisciplinary teams to validate innovative concepts and digital solutions being developed for the factory shop-floor.

Qualifications

  • You have a bachelor or ideally master’s degree in Business Administration, Engineering, Computer Science or a related field.
  • You have grown your Operations Management skills successfully in a consulting environment or a similar technology-driven business transformation context for more than 3 years.
  • You successfully delivered promised results and business value for dedicated scope packages in business transformation projects in a coordinating role.
  • You can build on initial project management experience with good access to respective methods and toolsets.
  • You have succeeded in process improvement, lean consulting, or operational excellence initiatives in the production/manufacturing environment - ideally, with a focus on process industry and continuous manufacturing.
  • You have a sound knowledge in applying methodologies such as lean management, kaizen, 6S or continuous improvement and combining them with the latest tech trends & developments in lean & process consulting, industry 4.0 and digital manufacturing.
  • Your experience grants you a solid understanding of systems, processes, and technologies on the shop floor.
  • You thrive for Operational Excellence and pair it with a deep interest in IoT, industrial automation, digital production, smart manufacturing and industry 4.0.
  • Your strong communication skills allow you to easily share technical concepts to business & customer stakeholders at all levels.
  • You easily apply Office productivity and communication tools such as Office 365, Slack, and Miro.
  • Your English is fluent and you speak at least one other European language.

What we offer

  • The opportunity to make an impact as part of a talented international team of experienced software developers.
  • A supporting environment to explore and grow.
  • The opportunity to work independently and shape your area of work according to your strengths.
  • Learn about and help shape modern software development processes.
  • Opportunity to work in a well-funded corporate Start-Up with an unfair advantage derived from market access of our mother company Körber 
  • Exposure to the hottest IT technologies, like AI/ML, Cloud and Industrial IoT 
  • Challenging role with lots of opportunities to grow - as an expert and as an entrepreneur 
  • Development opportunity in a group of professionals, who joined from top tier start-up, industry and consulting companies and an education from top tier universities 
  • Offices in prime working locations and technology hotspots such as Berlin, Porto and Greenbay
  • Hands-On shopfloor experience in the manufacturing environment with travel opportunities - local and global 
  • An agile, inspiring, multi-cultural, multi-disciplinary and innovative work environment 
  • A competitive salary & benefits package - incl. 30 days vacation and dedicated training budget 
Interested? Contact us in English at
careers@factorypal.com