Job Description

We Are:  

Industry X , we embed intelligence in the way the world makes things and the things it makes to do more using less, keep people safe and ensure a sustainable future. Industry X Engineering Advisory consulting enables leaders to act quickly and confidently as they pivot to the future. We define Industry X as digital reinvention of manufacturing/engineering and believe that smart, connected digital products and assets are about to create hyper -personalized industrial experiences, completely new levels of operational efficiency and brand-new sources of revenue growth. Known for our ability to execute at speed, we help clients determine clear, actionable paths to competitive agility by bringing them new thinking on business and technology. 

  

 

You Are: 

A skillful engineering practitioner and advisor. As a consultant, you will provide actionable insights to the world’s top organizations, helping them address priority C-suite issues with strategies they can execute with speed and at scale, utilizing engineering experience in product development or product management, engineering function assessments, business case development and blueprinting improvement strategies including Digital Thread/ Digital Twin, engineering operating model design, advanced analytics and should-cost modeling. 

The Work:  

You will support our clients across a broad range of industries to address their issues related to: 

  • Engineering transformations optimizing organization structure, new product development process, R&D spend and product lifecycle management systems 
  • Zero base product cost management through value analysis, value engineering and Design to Value assessments 
  • Product Strategies including Product as a Service, Platform Ecosystems and Sustainable Products 
  • Innovation Management and Product Portfolio Optimization balancing voice of customer and cost to serve 
  • Digitizing Engineering function with new technologies like Digital Thread / Twin, Robotic Process Automation, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, etc. 

You will identify, isolate, and solve engineering problems using your skills in: 

  • Advanced analytics – Return on R&D costs, Product Cost, Business case models 
  • Cost modelling – Direct / COGS (incl. metals, plastics, electronics etc.) 
  • Operating model architecture – people, process technology 
  • ·         You will also, throughout your work, have opportunities to: 
  • Lead small to medium sized teams (2-5), with diverse backgrounds skills and knowledge 
  • Effectively manage and coach others, collaborating with internal and external vendors
  • Support client sales origination and thought leadership development 
  • Challenge legacy ways of working using constructive techniques that fuel client growth 
  • Drive a positive impact in the communities where we work and live

 



Qualifications

Here’s What You Need:  

  • 3 years of experience working on engineering improvement initiatives  
  • 1 year of experience in an external consulting role at comparable level  
  • 1 year of experience related to new technology (Digital Thread / Twin, Robotic Process Automation, Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Blockchain, etc.)  Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or related study

 

 

Bonus Points if you have:  

  • Strategy consulting experience 
  • An MBA or equivalent graduate degree  
  • Experience with CAD and PLM systems 
  • Ability to support both client sales origination and project delivery 
  • Collaborative mindset, are a team player 
  • Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment  Excellent leadership, management, and relationship building skills 



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