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Senior Engineer (m/f/d)

Date: Sep 23, 2022

Location: Bruchsal, Baden-Wurttemberg, DE, 76646

Company: John Deere

Ref. 89821– Senior Engineer (m/f/d)


Welcome to John Deere, the leading innovator of agricultural, forestry, construction, lawn and grounds care equipment supported by comprehensive parts and financial services solutions. With around 70,000 employees worldwide, we develop and produce connected and technologically advanced machines with a total sales of $35,5 billion. By joining us you grow individually and become a key contributor in managing the biggest global challenge: supplying 7 billion people with food, clothing and infrastructure.


With around 600 employees, the European Parts Distribution Centre supplies all John Deere dealers in Europe, Africa and the Middle East, as well as national parts warehouses, with parts and accessories. It also manages parts deliveries for all products manufactured in Europe. About 320.000 different parts are stocked in an area covering 130.000m².



Our division Engineering Services in Bruchsal is looking for a


Senior Engineer (m/f/d)



As an Engineer for Region 2 Engineering Services you will be a team member of the WW AC&S Parts Engineering Services team supporting warehouses receiving, storage, picking and shipping operations. You will strive to improve performance in safety, quality and productivity through the development and implementation of improved warehouse processes. You will also champion engineering aspects in support of our continuous improvement and digitalization initiatives.


Your Responsibilities: 

  • Perform detailed and complex empirical analyses of warehousing functions
  • Be responsible for special project work including: process and/or equipment design, make vs. buy analyses, cost/benefit evaluation of capital investment projects and cycle time analysis
  • Perform time-studies, calculate and post output standards
  • Develop and maintain training documents for the correct methods and system transactions for warehouse employees in a variety of settings and variety of locations
  • Collaborate with Systems IT Analysts as a liaison to Operations and Engineering
  • Collaborate with our WW engineering organization on new warehouse management system implementation


What Skills You Need: 

  • Consultancy skills, solution and results oriented mindset
  • Readiness and wiliness for travelling is desirable
  • Excellent communication skills in German and English
  • Knowledge of SAP EWM is desirable
  • Understanding and or experience with data modeling, data analytics, and/or data science and related tools
  • Min. 5 years of proven experience with logistics processes, IT Systems as well as project management experience


What Makes You Stand Out: 

  • We need a dynamic communicator and presenter with excellent relationship building skills, strong negotiation and conflict resolution. You must have the ability to innovate and implement process improvements, focusing on improving business results and digitalization.
  • We also require: Self-motivated with a positive attitude, flexible and can quickly adapt to changing priorities and job demands. Ability to analyze and financially justify capital expenditures. Advanced experience in Excel and other Microsoft Suite computer products , Teamwork skills in resolving problems, discussing issues, and communicating potential solutions and results to wage employees
  • as well as upper management.



  • Ideally, you will have a degree in Information Technology or an Engineering discipline



This exempt position is based in Bruchsal and vacant as soon as possible.


End of Posting: 7th October 2022


John Deere Bruchsal

Human Resources

Lea Karcher



We look forward to your online application in English or German language! 

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