Who we are:
Steelcase was founded as an office furniture maker, and we’ve evolved into the global leader in workplace solutions. We apply our insights to the intersection of space, technology, and furniture, helping individuals and teams in leading companies around the world to have a better day at work.
We pursue innovation, strive for sustainability and develop insights in every part of our business.
Why people choose to work with us:
We encourage curiosity and critical thinking, we embrace well-being in its broadest sense, and we provide mentoring and inspiration at every step of your career journey.
We are seeking an Application Engineer to join our Engineering Systems and Services Team in Grand Rapids Michigan.
As a member of this team, you will provide consulting, development, and support activities for the global engineering community on business processes and tools used across many organizations to support our Product Life Cycle Management. Customers span Product Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Resident Engineering, Operations, Technical Illustration, Purchasing, Procurement, Sustainability, Quality, and Specials.
Our team members engage as part of our global team understanding customer’s needs, new technology, capabilities, and trends in the field of Engineering, PLM, ERP, and Digital Transformation. Working with the team, you will lead the design and collaborate on solutions offered to the business. Our team provides run the business support, enhancement development, and leads large strategic efforts for the global engineering community.
This role is responsible for applications that bridge systems. And for the integration of data, and data management between platforms, for our PLM, ERP, Sustainability systems, and several others.
Analyze business processes, our core platforms (PLM, ERP, Sustainability) and data requirements, identifying solutions to improve data integrity across platforms and move strategy forward.
Achieve business and technical objectives by implementing, testing, and supporting technical application solutions, including local, regional, and global standards and processes.
Work with the team to gain knowledge and experience with the Steelcase product development applications and processes.
Providing user communication, training and support is also the responsibility of team members and will be included in this position as well.
Who you are
You find fulfillment in seeking breakthrough/game changing ideas.
You are comfortable with applying concepts of Design Thinking, Prototyping, Agile Development.
Strong interpersonal relationship, excellent communication, ability to embrace strengths and differences across team members, cultural awareness.
You are service focused, serving both our team, and our customers, while moving strategy forward.
You enjoy working on projects that provide new and improved capabilities to the business functions.
Ability to work with cross-functional teams within and outside assigned business areas.
Intuitive thinking for complex system problem resolution.
Ability to stay current with relevant system methods and emerging technology as well as best business practices.
Ability to teach and lead others with empathy.
- Bachelor’s Degree in a related field preferred.
- Engineering, math, accounting concepts preferred.
We are proud of our diverse and broad workforce, and we’re always looking to get better. We value applicants who are comfortable interacting with people different than themselves. Women, people of any race or national origin, lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people, veterans, working mothers and fathers, and everyone else is all invited to apply.
We seek to find the best person to fill this role and will not discriminate based on race, color, creed, genetic information, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic prohibited by law.