PepsiCo Careers

Senior Process Engineer

Plano, Texas
Logistics Distribution and Supply Chain

United States - English

Job Description

Auto req ID: 163992BR

Job Description

We are PepsiCo Supply Chain. We are the game changers, innovators, collaborators and history makers. The ground breakers of the Supply Chain & Logistics space.
We are a diverse group, spread across 200 countries and territories, and united by a shared set of values and goals. You know our name through our amazing portfolio, including Tropicana, Pepsi, Frito-Lay, Quaker and Gatorade.
We perform with a purpose. We dream globally and act locally, constantly innovating to sustain our planet, our people, our communities and our business practices. Together, we raise the bar in lean manufacturing practices. We put forth new standards and stretch to reach beyond the goals we set. We are a think tank, bringing our perspectives into action and are determined to find ways to drive efficiencies, improve processes and achieve the highest level of safety… all while meeting the demands of our customers and consumers to deliver the best products. At PepsiCo, we are committed to performing well as individuals and in teams, and to strengthen the company as a whole.
Are you hungry to be a part of the world’s largest portfolio of billion-dollar food and beverage brands? Then now is the time to explore the opportunities of PepsiCo: what makes you unique makes us better.

What you'll do:

As a Process Engineer, you will work to develop and define process equipment scope and technology in support of productivity, capacity, quality, and food safety projects and programs at Frito-Lay.
  • Identify new equipment vendors/suppliers and develop process equipment specifications
  • Conduct process validation activities such as modeling, mass balance, and testing with external suppliers and consultants
  • Execute pilot scope for commercialization including the development of IP, safety, quality, operational and performance metrics; influence capital and schedule requirements
  • Lead equipment start-up and validate process equipment during Factory Inspection Tests, Engineering Test Runs and Commissioning for new projects
  • Engage and lead multi-functional teams (MOS – R&D) and outside resources, including vendors and consultants, to develop, support and execute capital projects
  • Perform basic economic evaluations on new processes and estimate the potential business value


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering and your knowledge of process equipment are helpful
  • Ability to communicate technical and business information effectively
  • Your team building skills and ability to work with all levels of the organization
  • Ability to travel 15-30% of the time, dependent on project/start-up

Relocation Eligible: Eligible for Standard Relocation
Job Type: Regular

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