Supervisor, Industrial Engineer


Position Purpose

Individuality is our foundation at Sleep Number. Our purpose driven company is comprised of over 4,800 passionate team members who are dedicated to our mission of improving lives by individualizing sleep experiences. Our 360® smart beds provide each sleeper with adjustable, personalized comfort for proven quality sleep. We have improved more than 13 million lives as we strive to advance society's wellbeing through higher quality sleep.

Sleep science and data are the core of our innovations. Our award-winning 360 smart beds benefit from our proprietary SleepIQ® technology - learning from over 9 billion hours of highly accurate sleep data - to provide effortless comfort and individualized sleep health insights, including your daily SleepIQ® score.

Sleep Number's Supply Chain team is growing! Sleep Number is looking for a highly motivated Industrial Engineer to join the team supporting our growth and driving continuous improvement efforts. This role will be responsible for current and future site layouts as well as establishing and optimizing material flow processes.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Develops and supports all material flow processes at each of the sites across the country to minimize overall system waste.
  • Works closely with the entire supply chain team to create a deep understanding of the end-to-end processes to ensure the fulfillment and warehouse process support up stream and downstream customers.
  • Maintains and advances layout and space strategy to support the fulfillment and warehouse plan for every part.
  • Establishes site capacity visibility to help drive the overall supply chain business strategy.
  • Leads document writers in the development and updating of work instruction and standard work documents.
  • Remains current on industry leading best practices and proliferates leading processes throughout the fulfillment and warehouse sites.
  • Collaborates with cross-functional teams to complete supply chain projects and initiatives.
  • Supports business case development for capital expense projects.
  • Determines project specifications by studying product design, customer requirements, and performance standards.
  • Completes technical studies and prepares cost estimates.
  • Partnering with IT to build integrated system solutions to optimize the flow of people, material, and the flow of information.

Position Requirements

  • 3-5 years of industrial engineering experience
  • BS in Industrial, Manufacturing, or equivalent engineering field
  • Experience leading complex multi-site projects in a distributed supply chain environment required.
  • Demonstrated experience leveraging lean tools to eliminate waste and enhance customer and shareholder value.
  • Experience leading complex multi-site projects in a distributed supply chain environment required.
  • Demonstrated ability to understand complex problems, rapidly identify solutions and communicate to all levels of leadership and partners.
  • Proficient in Visio, Microsoft office, and MS Project
  • AutoCad, SolidWorks, or ProE experience
  • WMS experience, Oracle is preferred
  • Technical report writing and verbal skills
  • Strong understanding of designing the plan for every part
  • Travel as required < 40%

Sleep Number is an equal opportunity employer.  We are committed to recruiting, hiring and promoting qualified people and prohibit discrimination based on race, color, marital status, religion, sex (including gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, pregnancy, childbirth, and medical conditions related to pregnancy or childbirth), sexual orientation, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, genetic information (including testing and characteristics), veteran status, uniformed servicemember status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job ID R14393
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