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Lead Solution Design Engineer

Do you have several years of experience as Solution Design Engineer (warehousing) and are you ready for a new challenge in your career where you will work on large complex projects with advanced technological solutions for the biggest brands worldwide? Do you get satisfaction from guiding and developing the junior engineers in the team? Then we would like to get in touch with you!


For our BeNeGe region (Belgium, Netherlands, Germany) we are looking for a Lead Solution Design Engineer.


What will you be doing?
As a Lead Engineer you work in a young, dynamic international environment. You are responsible for designing efficient and effective logistics solutions for new customers and delivering the corresponding cost model. You are part of our Business Development team consisting of Business Development Managers, Solution Design Engineers, Bid Managers, and the Marketing & Communications Manager.


  • Analyzing data and assumptions together with the customer, to a clear logistic profile
  • Brainstorming and designing an innovative supply chain solution that is relevant for each customer.
  • Supporting and guiding the junior engineers in the team
  • Work out a layout design, process flows and financial investment proposals striving for out-of-the-box, innovative and price-efficient solutions
  • Learn about- and apply the latest logistics technologies and innovations in the market.
  • Presenting these solutions together with your colleagues at the customer.
  • Leading project teams including reporting

You are based at our headquarters in Eindhoven and you will report directly to the Head of Solution Design.

Job requirements:

  • You have completed a Bachelor/Master study in a logistics and/or technical business management direction
  • Several years of experience as a Solution Design Engineer
  • The ability to transfer knowledge and to guide colleagues in their work
  • You have an interest in innovation, automation and robotisation - worldwide XPO invests a lot in these areas
  • You have knowledge of Lean and experience with complex logistic processes
  • You have numerical insight and analytical capacity
  • You have a good command of the Dutch and English languages.

What we offer you:

  • A job with a lot of responsibility, in which you face new challenges every day
  • An entrepreneurial, open, and informal organizational culture
  • A team of enthusiastic, fun colleagues who work together for the best result, support each other where necessary and celebrate successes with each other
  • An good salary for your knowledge and experience - attractive bonus scheme, company car, laptop and smartphone
  • The opportunity to develop yourself, both learning on the job and by following courses / training
  • Fresh fruit in the office every day
  • An active employee association

Working at XPO Logistics means working in a dynamic and international organization. An exciting environment with plenty of space for personal input and development. Employees at XPO Logistics are in charge of their own success. Whatever your function at XPO Logistics is, every day you are faced with new challenges, which enables you to develop optimally. We support you in your development, so you can contribute to the entrepreneurship of our organization.

Your work environment:
In the region Belgium, Netherlands, Germany XPO Logistics operates from 30 locations with its headquarters located in Eindhoven. Every day more than 4.500 employees are committed to solve the supply chain challenges of our various customers; no matter how different or specific they may be. The company has more than 850,000 square meters of storage space and approximately 200 vehicles to realize all possible logistics and transport activities.


Would you like to know more about XPO Logistics? Watch the video below or visit our website

In short, this is the next place you want to work

For more information you can contact Julia Gerrits (Corporate Recruiter), she can be reached at 088-5881000 or


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XPO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make XPO a great place to work.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

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