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Solutions Engineer - Senior

Join us as a Senior Solutions Engineer for remote work across the Americas. Lead warehouse optimization and automation strategies, applying your expertise to shape solutions and drive continuous improvement. If you're a results-driven engineer with strong communication skills and a passion for innovation, let's redefine the future of logistics together. 



This role will be responsible for supporting the company's future and existing operations, meeting project deadlines and proactively manage customer and stakeholder expectations by following the Launch Engineering governance process in the Americas’ region.

As Solutions Engineer you will be responsible for leading the development of a design package that may include material flow diagrams, facility layouts, material handling equipment designs, automation designs, storage media designs, process designs, and slotting along with calculations for Labor and MHE requirements.



  • Analyze client data to understand Order profiles, Storage profile, SKU profile and Velocity profile
  • Perform engineering calculations to determine Storage requirements, capacity calculations, Facility sizing, Material Handling requirements, CAPEX etc.
  • Support the development of proposals (RFPs) with technical content for proposals, Present solutions to potential clients. Lead new project implementation and support design from concept to detailed plans for implementation
  • Use AutoCAD or other software’s to create detailed warehouse layouts.
  • Assist with developing projects, improvement, or current/future state proposals or presentations for customers or management; provide information and develop reports as required.
  • Assist with identifying and delivering project milestones, communicating with stakeholders, removing obstacles, and ensuring resources are available. Conduct joint planning sessions with clients.
  • Develop or recommend standard operating procedures, work instructions, and related materials. Perform work, time, and efficiency studies, talk with supervisors and employees, and discuss with customers to understand operations. Ensure processes and operations comply with applicable laws, rules and regulations; seeks advice and interpretation when required.
  • Stay updated on advancements in aerospace, industrial technology, industry trends and regulatory requirements to continually improve solutions.



  • Responsible for the management and leadership of an engaged team, promoting collaboration and ensuring that each is developed and evaluated against goals and objectives which are aligned, specific, measurable, attainable yet challenging, realistic and time bound.
  • Act as an ambassador for DP World at all times when working; promoting and demonstrating positive behaviours in harmony with DP World’s Principles, values and culture; ensuring the highest level of safety is applied in all activities; understanding and following DP World’s Code of Conduct and Ethics policies

Perform other related duties as assigned



  • Bachelor’s degree in industrial or mechanical Engineering or logistics; Master’s Degree in related field, preferred.
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD, Visio and Microsoft Office Suite is must
  • Knowledge of Time Study Measurement (Most) is plus
  • Introduction to Tier 1 and Tier 2 WMS software (like Manhattan, Red Prairie, SAP) is preferred



  • 2+ years of Solutions Engineering experience in a supply chain management, logistics, warehousing, or a related field
  • 1-2 yrs. of experience in Aerospace, Agricultural/Industrial equipment or warehousing



  • Strong communication skills - You are an exceptional listener.  You communicate clearly.  You write exceptionally well, and you speak eloquently. You can explain just about anything to anyone.  You’re comfortable on the phone or to groups of people – at any level.  You are incredibly tactful when delivering the facts.   
  • Problem solving - You enjoy solving problems.  Getting to the root cause.  You love taking on difficult challenges and finding creative, innovative solutions.  You don’t get flustered easily.  If you don’t know the answer, you’ll dig until you find it.


  • Detail oriented - You pay strong attention to the details as it is one of your core qualities.  As far as you are concerned, anything worth doing is worth doing right, every single time.  You stay focussed and nothing falls through the cracks on your watch. 


  • Exceptional critical thinking skills: you can identify gaps in logic and underlying causes of issues; You think on your feet.  You like learning new things, and you can learn quickly.


  • Strong collaborator - You can work independently because you self-manage, with limited direction and guidance, but you also enjoy collaborating across dynamic and multi-cultural teams and are personable, helpful and incredibly organised.


  • Results oriented - You are proactive in handling competing priorities and meet your deadlines and commitments; you always demonstrate a “can do” positive attitude.



Salary Range: $97,000-$120,000


This information reflects the anticipated base salary range for this position based on current national data. Minimums and maximums may vary based on location. Individual pay is based on skills, experience and other relevant factors.

As part of our comprehensive benefits package, DP World offers a broad range of Health, Life, Voluntary Lifestyle and other benefits and perks that enhance your physical, mental, emotional and financial wellbeing.

This position may be eligible for either short-term incentives or sales compensation. We're able to answer any additional questions you may have as you move through the selection process.


DP World offers exciting and challenging roles within a growing international organization. We strive to hire and develop the right people, locally and globally, stimulating personal growth and self-development within an informal atmosphere. We offer a market competitive compensation package.


About DP World
Trade is the lifeblood of the global economy, creating opportunities and improving the quality of life for people around the world. DP World exists to make the world’s trade flow better, changing what’s possible for the customers and communities we serve globally. 

With a dedicated, diverse and professional team of more than 103,000 employees spanning 75 countries on six continents, DP World is pushing trade further and faster towards a seamless supply chain that’s fit for the future.

We’re rapidly transforming and integrating our businesses -- Ports and Terminals, Marine Services, Logistics and Technology – and uniting our global infrastructure with local expertise to create stronger, more efficient end-to-end supply chain solutions that can change the way the world trades. The DP World family comprises of syncreon, Imperial and P&O.  

What's more, we're reshaping the future by investing in innovation. From intelligent delivery systems to automated warehouse stacking, we’re at the cutting edge of disruptive technology, pushing the sector towards better ways to trade, minimising disruptions from the factory floor to the customer’s door.


DP World is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO). We strongly believe that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success and we make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We believe that employees are happiest when they’re empowered to be their true, authentic selves. So, please come as you are. We can’t wait to meet you.

By submitting your resume and application information, you authorize DP World to transmit and store your information in the world-wide recruitment database, and to circulate that information as necessary for the purpose of evaluating your qualifications for this or other job vacancies.

Nearest Major Market: Riverside
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

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