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SENIOR VALUE ENGINEER

Atlanta, GA 30303
\u003Cdiv data-field=\u0022Position_Description\u0022 class=\u0022Summary\u0022\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EPOSITION PURPOSE:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EThe Senior Engineer is a business partner to merchandising team managing and supporting private brands engineering projects. The Engineer will partner with internal teams to complete benchmarking, product requirement development, and resolution of product performance concerns for assigned product categories. The Engineer will also utilize Bill of Materials as well as internal tools and data to understand raw material, manufacturing, labor, logistics, business and all total cost involved in manufacturing and shipping product. The Engineer is responsible for conducting engineering evaluations to determine component and complete product assembly costs for Home Depot Products. Having good business acumen and financial knowledge of key terms will aid the engineer in relating the information to the Merchant community in a constructive and collaborative manner. 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Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Travel: \u003C/strong\u003ETypically requires overnight travel less than 10% of the time.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003C/div\u003E\u003Cdiv data-field=\u0022Postion_Requirement\u0022 class=\u0022Requirement\u0022\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Must be eighteen years of age or older.\u003Cbr /\u003E Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EEducation Required:\u0026nbsp;\u003C/strong\u003EThe knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor\u0027s degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EYears of Relevant Work Experience: \u003C/strong\u003E5 years\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EPhysical Requirements:\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Most all of the time is spent sitting in the same position or standing/walking or there is some requirement to lift or handle material or equipment of moderate weight (8-20 pounds).\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EPreferred Qualifications:\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or equivalent in a field of study related to the job \u003Cbr /\u003E Masters of Business Administration \u003Cbr /\u003E Product costing experience \u003Cbr /\u003E Extensive understanding of Bills of Materials \u003Cbr /\u003E Knowledge of Merchandising Financial terms \u003Cbr /\u003E Knowledge of INCO shipping terms \u003Cbr /\u003E Experience working in a manufacturing and/or product development environment including design for reduced Manufacturing and Assembly costs \u003Cbr /\u003E Experience working with OEM suppliers through the product development cycle \u003Cbr /\u003E Experience working with vertically integrated manufacturers\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EKnowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cbr /\u003E \u003C/strong\u003EExcellent communication skills \u003Cbr /\u003E Ability to work in cross-functional team environment \u003Cbr /\u003E Business acumen and understanding of Merchandising \u003Cbr /\u003E Ability to use standard hand tools and lab equipment such as technical measuring equipment, power tools and pneumatic tools. \u003Cbr /\u003E Proficient with Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint \u003Cbr /\u003E Ability to use costing software such as Boothroyd Dewhurst DFM/DFMA \u003Cbr /\u003E Demonstrated manufacturing knowledge in areas such as plastics, metals, glass, wood, textiles and Printed Circuit boards\u003C/div\u003E

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Posted: 2019-11-07 Expires: 2019-12-11

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SENIOR VALUE ENGINEER

Home Depot
Atlanta, GA 30303

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