Tuesday , January 31 2023

Argos Careers – Engineering Innovation Analyst

Website Argos

Job Description:

We now have an exciting opportunity to join us as an Engineering Innovation Specialist. It’s a unique role that focuses on identifying, evaluating, trialling and rolling-out innovative engineering technologies that will drive efficiencies in the way Sainsbury’s consumes, stores and utilises energy and water.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide engineering advice, develop business cases and make recommendations to the Engineering Innovation Manager to support the Group’s position and direction on Net Zero
  • Collate data, verify and publish post investment reviews (PIR) of trials with verification in partnership with Property Finance
  • Co-ordinate the engineering innovations programme for Sainsbury’s Group, with a dedicated innovation capital budget
  • Manage new engineering trials in sites to ensure they deliver the business benefits intended
  • Develop machine learning techniques to optimise mechanical, electrical and refrigeration engineering systems for the CUE team and across the wider Property Team
  • Write, own and continually update engineering specifications relevant to; machine learning, internet of things and control systems
  • Help develop the strategy around the way the CUE team access, manage and utilise data associated with carbon, utilities and engineering
  • Evaluate innovations proposals from a variety of sources and conduct strategic market scouting exercises. Manage the capture of information and make recommendations to the Engineering Innovation Manager for potential trials

Job Requirements:

  • Desire to make a positive impact, excellent work ethic, knowledge of the carbon and sustainability agenda
  • Excellent fundamental abilities in maths and physics
  • Highly organised, structured, disciplined, analytical, process driven approach
  • Excellent problem solver and ability to quickly evaluate proposals to determine technical feasibility
  • Ability to manipulate data and understand the practical difference between power and energy – and how to derive one from the other (for example)
  • Effective interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills, including an ability to relay complex technical concepts or matters to non-technical audiences clearly
  • Ability to develop and successfully manage a network of key internal and external stakeholders, relevant to the scope of your role
  • Proficiency in Excel
  • Good commercial, planning and project management skills
  • Strong engineering and/or controls related background, preferably to degree level, or able to demonstrate experience in a similar role
  • Knowledge of machine learning techniques and/or application of controls programming

Job Details:

Company: Argos

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Coventry, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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