Caterpillar Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) Developer & Support Analyst in Seguin, Texas

Caterpillar is the world’s leading manufacturer of construction and mining equipment, diesel and natural gas engines, industrial gas turbines and diesel-electric locomotives. The company principally operates through its three product segments - Construction Industries, Resource Industries and Energy & Transportation - and also provides financing and related services through its Financial Products segment. As part of its Energy & Transportation business, Caterpillar is responsible for engineering, logistics, quality, manufacturing & assembly of Industrial Power Large engines at its Seguin, TX facility.   


Caterpillar's Global Information Services (GIS) organization is looking for an on-site Senior IT Analyst to develop and provide solutions within it's Manufacturing Execution System (MES) that supports Caterpillar's Seguin, TX engine assembly facility. Candidate must have strong functional knowledge in a fast paced engine manufacturing environment to include Engineering, Quality, Plant Maintenance, Manufacturing Execution and Operations. Strong technical skills spanning SQL development, Business Intelligence, and MES experience to include implementation, configuration, and support are required. Candidate must display ability to work with users at all levels of the organization from identifying new business opportunities, preparing business cases, and translating engine related business requirements into MES technical specifications. Candidate must be familiar with custom report generation within an MES solution, providing end user training, and managing a portfolio of projects, ensuring requirements are met through all phases from planning and design, to execution, control, and closing. Candidate must be skilled in successfully and effectively managing external vendor (PLEX) resources to meet specific business objectives.

Basic Qualifications:*

**College or university degree

**8 Years Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES), or ERP development experience

**5 Years of Business Analytics Experience

Top Candidates will also have Qualifications: 

*5 Years engine manufacturing or engine business experience

**5 Years PLEX MES experience

**Understanding of MES and/or ERP Architecture

**Ability to collaborate across multiple BU and IT organizations 

  • Effective Communication skills 

**Proficient at Vendor relationship management  

**Exceptional problem solving and complex analytical skills

**Ability to translate business needs into technical requirements

  • Exceptional planning and organizational skills  

Caterpillar is not currently hiring individuals for this position who now or in the future require sponsorship for employment visa status; however, as a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at

Job: *Information Technology

Title: Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) Developer & Support Analyst

Location: Texas-Seguin

Requisition ID: 160006IS