IT Technical Engineer - Mobility/DSD
Smithfield, VA 
Posted 27 days ago
Job Description

A great job-and a great future-awaits you at Smithfield Foods. We're an $18 billion U.S. food company with nearly 60,000 employees worldwide. We're looking for motivated people who want to join our team and grow lasting and meaningful careers with us. Join our family today. Apply Now!

Your Opportunity
  • Our team members receive industry-competitive salaries and are eligible for great benefits packages:

  • Competitive Pay: $94,000-138,050 annually

  • Annual Bonus Earning Potential

  • Comprehensive Health Insurance, Retirement Benefits and More

  • Education benefit available to full and part time Smithfield team members on their first day of employment.

  • Open to moving? We will help! Ask about our Relocation Assistance packages!

Are you an Information Technology professional looking for a fast-paced, challenging, and transformational environment, where you can make a difference? Smithfield Foods, one of the country's top consumer packaged goods companies, is looking for you! Our Information Technology and Transformation (IT&T) team is searching for focused and driven candidates who are excited about communicating new ideas and delivering first-class technical solutions to meet the demands of a growing business. We foster a culture that values an individual's creativity, our environment, and the communities in which we live.

IT Technical Engineer for Mobility/Direct Store Delivery (DSD) is a strong resource with experience in implementing/supporting the company's Device Management, order management and fulfillment processes. S/he is an advocate of continuous improvements and industry recognized best practices. The position plays a vital role within the supply chain processes, providing high quality solutions into production environments. A great candidate will drive business best practices and standardization across the organization to best serve the company.

  • Help lead the effort in architecture/design/development/support with our Mobility and Direct Store Delivery (DSD) and related solutions.

  • Liaison to the Business and Functional IT groups regarding acquisition implementations, system enhancements upgrades and road mapping.

  • Drive improvements to the Mobile management and business processes, identify automation, improvements, and drive efficiency.

  • Direct our service partners and other IT Support groups on application support, troubleshooting including corrections for production issues, recommendations for improvement.

  • Partner with IT&T groups in Integration, e-Commerce, and related technologies to provide effective solutions to serve Smithfield's consumer products growth strategy.

  • Provide guidance to our service partners with technical expertise in the key DSD areas:

    • Organizational Structure: Distribution Network, Shipping Points, Sales/Purchasing

    • Document Management: Order Management, Inventory, Accounting

    • Master Data: Business Partners, Materials, Routes, etc.


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.

  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited four-year college or university and 8+ years of relevant experience, or equivalent combination of education and experience, required.

  • Minimum of 5+ years of Mobile Device Management experience (Ex: SOTI, Intune) required.

  • Experience related to Direct Store Delivery (DSD), point of sales (POS) and supply chain systems is a plus.

  • Experience with SQL, HTML and JSON programming and ERP solutions (Ex: SAP, Oracle, JDEdwards) is a plus.

  • Experience in Meat, Food or other consumer product industries is a plus.

  • Strong background in problem determination/solution design.

  • Experience with design prototyping/testing automation solution is a plus.

  • Great team player in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.

  • Excellent oral and written communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Self-motivated and detail oriented.

Supervisory Responsibilities
  • No supervisory responsibilities, but responsible for directing/managing Service Providers and other Distribution/Logistics area Analysts.

Work Environment
  • Occasionally required to work in wet or humid conditions (non-weather); work near moving mechanical parts; fumes or airborne particles.

  • Noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

  • Although majority of the time work will be performed in an office environment, must be able to visit and comfortably work in a plant, warehouse, distribution center or other manufacturing facility.

  • Up to 25% travel required.

EEO/AA Information

Smithfield is an equal opportunity employer committed to workplace diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, gender identity, protected veterans status, status as a disabled individual or any other protected group status or non-job characteristic as directed by law.

If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment selection process, please call us at 757-357-1595.

Smithfield is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action (EEO/AA) Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with disability, or any other protected group status or non-job related characteristic as directed by law.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full or Part Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
8+ years
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