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Solution Design Engineer

Location: Redditch / Remote

03 February 2022

Are you looking for an exciting new challenge – one where you can really make a difference? Are you passionate about technology and keen to share your expertise internationally? Step forward and discover Swisslog!
Swisslog is a member of the KUKA Group, a leading global supplier of intelligent automation solutions with more than 14,000 employees worldwide.

Working as part of our #DesignTeam with a great team spirit, you will use the power of technology to shape the future of intralogistics for forward-thinking customers. We’re offering a talented individual the opportunity to join our incredible team and get the most out of their potential – could it be you?

Short Facts

  • Redditch
    Redditch, United Kingdom
  • Product & Solution Management
    Product & Solution Management
  • Regular/ Permanent/ Full-time
    Regular/ Permanent/ Full-time

Make an impact

  • The Solution Design Engineer will be a part of the Consulting and Design group primarily focusing on developing technical solutions for our customers. This will include data analysis using MS Access and MS Excel, development of distribution and fulfilment centre solutions and producing layout concepts drawings in SketchUp and/or AutoCAD. 
  • Assessment of existing customer operations to identify areas of opportunity for Swisslog.
  • The Solution Design Engineer will carry out detailed analysis of complex customer data in order to summarise business performance, trends and future requirements.
  • Creation of optimal material flow principles and design that deliver customer benefit based around lifetime costs and key customer value.
  • Development and evaluation of possible distribution and fulfilment concepts and solutions that meet customer requirements and values.
  • To push innovation (develop ideas, processes, solutions, business opportunities, components etc).
  • To push own skills and experiences to the rest of the group as well as the rest of the organisation (lessons learned, new technology etc).
  • To commit to and actively support the vision and mission statements of the group Consulting & Design.

Bring to the team

  • Degree qualified or equivalent in a technical subject – Electronics, Mechanical, Mechatronics, Systems engineering or Logistics. 
  • Solution and complex project development in Automated Material Handling Business.
  • Design & Technical background, preferred in material handling market.
  • Good communication skills, persuasive, prepare and hold professional presentations to end customer.
  • Open minded in assessing and solving technical and business related issue.
  • Resilient to pressure, good time management skills, high capability in team working and collaboration.
  • Hybrid working, ideally coming into the Head Office at Redditch, alongside the option of working remotely. 

Our promise

Swisslog provides you with the possibility to grow while working with us to deliver a game changing mission: to shape the future of intralogistics by introducing an era of robotic and data-driven automated solutions that create exceptional customer value. We are proud of our Swiss roots, while the opportunities we offer stretch across the globe. We don't expect perfection, but we do expect Collaboration, Commitment, Clarity, and Competence (our Core Values) from all our colleagues. In return, we offer you the chance to be part of the driving force behind solutions that are shaping the future, while we develop the leaders that will shape ours.

Grow with Us!
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About Swisslog

Swisslog is shaping the #future of #intralogistics. As part of the KUKA Group, we are at the forefront of technology that is changing the world. Serving some of the biggest and most exciting brands across the globe, we're a team of 2,000 professionals and 50 nationalities, working together to transform intralogistics with smart minds and fresh perspectives. With our flexible, #robotic and #data-driven automated solutions, we are powering the supply chain and taking the industry forward. #JoinOurTeam and bring ideas to life!


  • Highly competitive salary and benefits
  • A great working environment
  • Working with advanced technologies
  • Encourages new ideas & innovations
  • Empowerment & project ownership
  • Future-oriented projects with leading brands
  • Hands on training & skills development
  • Domestic and international career opportunities

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