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Integration Manager

Swisslog Logistics Newport News, VA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Your Tasks

The Integration Manager works directly with Sales, Systems Engineering, Engineering, Project & Site Management, Software, Controls, as well as our vendor teams to ensure homogenization on system design, development, and implementation to deliver an on-time, highly-efficient, and high-quality project solution.

Core tasks

· Pre-sales system analysis, design, and planning support.

· Ownership of the project technical solution open items list.

· Evaluation, validation, and management of system performance key metrics via simulation and/or emulation.

· Participation in vendor selection via design review.

· System interfacing management for high and low-level communications.

· Management and specification of project key Factory Acceptance Tests (FATs)

· Leadership and development of a system acceptance testing plan with internal teams and customers in accordance with contractual requirements for successful completion of Site Acceptance Tests (SATs)

· Monitoring and controlling/planning as well as direct on-site management of on-site commissioning and integration activities, submitting periodic (daily, weekly, and/or monthly) management reports, whilst maintaining the integration punch list

· System performance and reliability management during customer ramp-up leading to FAC (final acceptance), including the execution of any required FAC testing


· Required to provide out of hours support to coordinate and clarify functionality amongst all system suppliers

· Ability to travel around 25% - 75% and work outside standard business hours if required

Education / Qualification

· Diploma Degree in Information Systems & Technology or equivalent


· Diploma Degree in Mechanical / Electrical / Controls / Software Engineering

· Knowledge of Simulation & Emulation technologies


· AutoCAD

· Writing and interpreting specifications

· Project Management

· Experience in the management of teams of subcontractors

· Experience with the implementation of automated material handling and logistics systems

· Solid understanding of information systems and engineering theory and the project life cycle for material handling systems

· Sound application knowledge of automated material handling equipment such as AS/RS, pallet and case conveyors, sorters, AGV’s, monorails

· Good knowledge of the Swisslog products and solutions across all tiers, i.e. subsystems and warehouse management system functionality

· Good basic knowledge of various IT platforms and Network technology

· Knowledge of subsystem interfaces (SIS an asset)

· Involvement in logistic system solution design and subsystem solution design

· Commissioning of automated material handling systems for several years

· Data and information analysis, troubleshooting / fault-finding


· Proficiency in spoken and written English and local language

· Communicates openly and effectively with all stakeholders

· Team - leadership and management

· Assertiveness, empathy and persuasion

· Planning and organization (time management)

· Prioritization with a good eye for the big picture (pressure management)

· Ability to see cross connections between various aspects of a complex (project) set-up

· Intellectual curiosity, ask many questions, try to understand

· Troubleshooting (systematic approach)

· Business sense and grasps opportunities

· Analyses of data and information

· Pragmatic approach to finding solutions

· Adaptability to change

· Analytical thinking process, conducive to system continuous improvements / optimizations

· Establishes effective work relationships within team and across departmental boundaries

· Shares knowledge with others proactively

· Takes initiative

· Sets high personal standards of performance and has a strong sense of urgency overcoming challenges

· Resistance to pressure

· Strong commitment to safety, quality and customer satisfaction

· Ability to produce concise, accurate technical documentation

· Appropriate delegation of tasks

· Risk Management

Swisslog Logistics

Why Work Here?

Global organization that is growing! One of the best 401K programs in the industry.

Swisslog shapes the future of intralogistics with robotic, data-driven and flexible automated solutions that achieve exceptional value for our customers. We help forward-thinking companies optimize the performance of their warehouses and distribution centers with future-ready automation systems and software. Our integrated offering includes consulting, system design and implementation, and lifetime customer support in more than 50 countries. Swisslog is a member of the KUKA Group, a leading global supplier of intelligent automation solutions with more than 14,000 employees worldwide.


141 Enterprise Drive, Newport News, VA 23603
Newport News, VA