Lean Production 4.0 Consultant (m/f/d)

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 processes to improve shop floor performance? If your answer is a big yes, you should continue reading!

With HQ in Berlin, FactoryPal is a recently established corporate Start-Up. The new venture is poised to become the leading end to end IoT solution for machine efficiency and equipment effectiveness. The digital solution will not just completely reshape how companies produce and elevate their efficiency levels, but at the same time fundamentally augment the way how manufacturing employees do their job.

We are data scientists, engineers, designers, IIoT experts, product managers, and lean manufacturing 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

Responsibilities

  • Work with our customers globally on the shop floor to identify pain points that hinder them to improve their production (e.g., achieve higher OEE)
  • Problem based development of Production 4.0 concepts that enable our customers to reach a higher production efficiency
  • Work together with our venture teams at customer sites to validate concepts and digital solutions that we are developing for the shop floor
  • Work with customers in our focus industries to develop and implement lean- and data-based process optimizations at their factories
  • Identify product ideas for digital solutions that enable OEE increase and other shop-floor improvements.
  • Roll-out and implement digital OEE enabling solutions at the shop floor
  • Act as advisor and sparring partner for all of our venture teams that build solutions targeting OEE increase and other shop-floor improvements

Qualifications

  • Highly motivated team player with a proactive and independent way of working
  • Analytical thinker, strong communicator with hands-on mentality
  • High customer orientation and willingness to work up to 4 days a week at our customers’ sites
  • Master’s degree in engineering or similar field from an internationally leading university
  • Minimum 3 years of professional experience in operations, production 4.0 and operational excellence consulting
  • Experience in the tissue, tobacco, logistics, or pharma industry is a big plus
  • Solid expertise of production systems and processes and tools on the shop floor
  • Technical understanding in the field of big data, IoT and manufacturing is advantageous
  • Experience in a high-pressure environment with exposure to multidisciplinary teams
  • High level of expertise in project and change management and extensive knowledge in the application of various lean methods (such as value stream design, shop-floor-management, SMED workshops, Gemba walks) and problem solving and improvement methodologies (such as FMEA, PDCA, DMAIC)
  • Stand-out know-how in production, logistics and production planning
  • Experience in material flow simulation, layout planning, virtual reality, MES or PDM / PLM
  • MS-Office proficiency and fluency in German and English. Further language skills would be a plus

What we offer

  • The opportunity to make an impact as part of a dynamic and talented international team
  • The opportunity to work independently and shape your area of work according to your strengths
  • Feel at home in our new office in the center of Berlin, in a comfortable dog-friendly working space, with free drinks, a casual dress code, diverse employee events and more
Interested? Contact  
careers@factorypal.com