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Date:  Dec 4, 2022

Maryland, MD, US, 21017

Industrial Engineer

Job ID214349 
Location Name: Maryland Distribution Center
Address: 4622 Mercedes Drive, Maryland, MD 21017, United States (US)
Job Type: Full Time
Position Type (Regular/Temporary): Regular
Job Function: Distribution Center
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Your role at Sephora... As the Senior, Industrial Engineer you will provide support to Sephora Logistics with regard to highly automated material handling systems, facilities improvement, ergonomic design, productivity and throughput, production methods and procedures, systems development and implementation and budgeting.  To include:


  • Cultivates Creativity & Disruption within the distribution-order fulfillment centers through the development and implementation of improved procedures, systems, and equipment.
  • Drives results through the development of cost benefit analyses and financial models to support the DC’s requirements, designs, and alternative selections to existing systems.
  • Collaborates with operations management team to implement changes in the operations to reach desired cost reduction and service improvements.
  • Act as a contact for material handling equipment vendors.
  • Develop and maintain labor standards and the productivity monitoring system for the DC’s.
  • Perform time and motion to support production standards.
  • Assist with capital improvement projects, including additional production lines or increased work volume and develop estimates for the equipment, systems, and personnel needed to complete various projects.
  • Research ergonomic and safety issues in the analysis facilities and make recommendations for improvement.
  • Provide technical support to the Maintenance, Operations, and I.T. departments within the facilities.
  • Analyzes current operating plan to determine opportunities for improving the operations process and workflow
  • Develops Work Measurement to optimize operating plan
  • Conduct operations forecasting for staffing, assets, and facility need to ensure ability to meet service commitment.
  • Demonstrate our Sephora values: Passion, Innovation, Expertise, Balance, Respect, Teamwork, and Initiative. 



We would love to hear from you if have… 

  • Three or more years of related industrial engineering experience, completing multi-variable work measurements and developing labor standards, process improvement, and network optimization projects within a distribution environment.
  • Previous experience with Distribution planning models (square footage, labor, staffing, etc.) and awareness of material handling technology applications is preferred.
  • MS Office Suite with strong MS Excel skills, MS Access, and Visio.
  • Experience with top tier Labor Reporting Systems, MOST and Standards Pro. Experience with Red Prairie, JDA  Manhattan or equivalent LMS

 While at Sephora, you’ll enjoy… 

  • Beauty & Beyond: Every day we reimagine beauty, discover new brands, and influence positive change. Together we inspire our clients, empower people, and help them become the best versions of themselves. We think this is beautiful.  
  • Endless Evolution: You will learn with innovators, artists, and experts in every field. As our business evolves, so will you. Here, you’re empowered to choose your own path, accelerate your growth, and be your best. As part of our family and the LVMH community, your options are endless. 
  • Creativity Unleashed: At Sephora, you’re encouraged to explore, innovate, and have fun while working with diverse clients, teams, and leaders. You won’t just partner with iconic brands; you’ll help build them. We value your curiosity, your drive for success, and the emotional connections you make. Together we’re defining the future of beauty. 
  • Bold Authenticity: Being bold and different has made us a global beauty and retail leader. At Sephora, we celebrate diversity, embrace your unique and winning spirit, and believe that real beauty is being authentically you. You are what sets us apart. 
  • Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging: We pledge to create a beauty community where everyone’s uniqueness is celebrated, respected, and honored. We will drive diversity, equity, and inclusion in all aspects of our business—ensuring that our employees, brand partners, suppliers, and our clients feel a sense of belonging in store, online, and in our workplaces. We believe in demonstrating our values with action! 
  • Meaningful Rewards: Sephora offers comprehensive medical benefits, generous vacation and holiday time off, commuter benefits, “Summer Fridays” for FSC (half-days every Friday between Memorial and Labor Day), an employee discount, free beauty product gifts from brand partners, and so much more. Details about our company benefits can be found at the following link:

 Sephora is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, military/veteran status, or disability status. Sephora is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with physical and mental disabilities.  


Sephora will consider for employment all qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with applicable law.

SEPHORA has been changing the face of prestige cosmetics since its debut in 1970s Paris. Sephora was acquired by luxury group Moët Hennessy Louis Vuitton (LVMH) in 1997 then launched stateside in 1998, and is currently home to 200 world-class brands - including its own private label, SEPHORA COLLECTION. Sephora's curated assortment features more than 14,000 products including makeup, skin care, perfume, hair care, body, professional tools and more. Sephora is the beauty education hub, offering consultations at the Beauty Studio, a variety of complimentary classes, one-on-one service from Personal Beauty Advisors, and exclusive retail technology SKINCARE IQ, COLOR IQ, and FRAGRANCE IQ. Sephora is an international force in beauty, and its award-winning website and ever-growing presence on social-media make it the world's premier digital beauty destination.

Nearest Major Market: Baltimore

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