Stitch Fix Lead Industrial Engineer in Indianapolis, Indiana
Lead Industrial Engineerat Stitch Fix(View all jobs) (https://www.stitchfix.com/careers/jobs)
About the Role
We are looking for a bright, kind and goal oriented Field Engineer to join the Stitch Fix Operations Team. In this role you'll be responsible for onsite process improvement initiatives within our warehouses. Reporting into the Manager of Industrial Engineering, the Project Engineer will work closely with other members of the team, with cross-functional business partners, vendors, and employees in our warehouses located across the country.
You’re excited about this role because you will...
Lead large scale, cross functional projects critical to driving the growth of Stitch Fix’s operations
Partner closely with warehouse and technical teams to identify opportunities for improvement
Design and implement new warehouse technologies, processes, and equipment that will enable our warehouses to support business growth
Proactively seek out opportunities to optimize processes and equipment to drive efficiency, throughput, and client satisfaction
Manage projects from ideation to implementation
Research and implement cutting edge technologies
Develop business cases to justify projects and track results to demonstrate success
Design facilities layouts, workspaces, equipment, and material flows
Conduct and lead meetings across multiple levels of leadership and senior management
We’re excited about you because...
You have a Bachelor’s Degree in engineering (industrial engineering preferred, but not required)
You are proficient in AutoCad and are able to quickly learn how to operate new software (experience with AutoMod, Arena,, FlexSim, or other simulation programs preferred)
You are an innovator and love finding new and better ways to complete a task
You are detail oriented and enjoy creating comprehensive project plans
You are great at building relationships with business partners
You thrive in an environment where autonomy and responsibility are given
You have the ability to balance multiple projects and adhere to deadlines
You have demonstrated use of analytical skills and engineering methodology to solve difficult problems
You are proficient in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint) and G Suite (Google Sheets, Docs, Slides)
You are an excellent communicator and able to tailor messaging to warehouse associates as well as leadership
Ability to work from a warehouse; and to travel 10-20%
3 - 5 years of experiencein Industrial Engineering or related field; experience in warehousing or retail distribution preferred
Why you'll love working at Stitch Fix...
We are a group of bright, kind and goal oriented people. You can be your authentic self here, and are empowered to encourage others to do the same!
We are a successful, fast-growing company at the forefront of tech and fashion, redefining retail for the next generation
We are a technologically and data-driven business
We are committed to our clients and connected through our vision of “Transforming the way people find what they love”
We love solving problems, thinking creatively and trying new things
We believe in autonomy & taking initiative
We are challenged, developed and have meaningful impact
We take what we do seriously. We don’t take ourselves seriously
We have a smart, experienced leadership team that wants to do it right & is open to new ideas
We offer competitive compensation packages and comprehensive health benefits
You will be proud to say that you work for Stitch Fix and will know that the work you do brings joy to our clients every day