Autoneum is globally leading in acoustic and thermal management for vehicles. The Company develops and produces multifunctional, lightweight components and systems for interior floor and engine bay as well as the underbody. Customers include almost all automobile manufacturers in Europe, North & South America, Asia and Africa. Autoneum operates 53 production facilities and employs around 12 800 people in 24 countries. The Company with its headquarters in Winterthur, Switzerland, is listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange
(ticker symbol AUTN).

This position is responsible for overseeing daily operations of the Plant Laboratory, conducting tests to verify incoming material, annual certification, DVP&R tests, and other product related tests to support Plant Quality, Manufacturing, Product Engineering and Development, Purchasing, and other internal/external customers through efficient and effective implementation and utilization of world class laboratory resources.


Mexico - San Luis Potosi - 100%

Your responsibilities

  • Oversee daily operations in the laboratory.
  •  Manage and conduct annual tests, DVP&R tests and other product related tests per laboratory/customer test procedures/specifications  Interface with internal/external customers and provide technical leadership within the Laboratory
  • Utilize laboratory resources to provide technical solutions to resolve product and program issues  Maintain and update annual test schedule and DVP&R schedule for production parts and vehicle programs
  • Performs preventive and corrective maintenance on testing equipment, maintain Laboratory equipment calibration and ensure compliance to ISO/ IEC17025:2017, IATF16949 requirements and Company quality systems
  • Continuously improve and update Laboratory processes, equipment, test methods to maintain industry-leading test and development capabilities  Maintain accurate and secure electronic data management and documentation system for all test results

Your qualifications



Education / Experience

Bachelor degree in Engineering or higher

 Demonstrated problem solving skills

  • Minimum of 5 year experience conducting physical testing for acoustic materials in laboratory environment required, including: flammability, odor, tensile/peel/tear strength, compression set, moisture analysis, heat resistance, fogging, resistance to mildew, adhesion, cold impact, hardness, shrinkage, foam characterization, etc.

Language Ability

  •  Ability to effectively communicate instructions to lab staff, proficient in English
  • Ability to read and comprehend instructions
  • Ability to write reports to communicate technical data
  •  Ability to effectively present technical information to other employees of the organization
  • Position requires concentration and focus on details
  • Must have good problem solving skills
  • Must be quality focused

Math Ability

  • Ability to apply mathematical operations to such tasks as determination of test reliability and validity, statistical data analysis Reasoning Ability
  •  Ability to apply knowledge and judgment to determine different testing methods, and to draw logical conclusions when data is difficult to measure
  • Must have good teamwork attitude Computer Skills
  • Must be proficient in Excel, MS Word and Excel, Internet, E-mail
  • Must be able to read computer screen and enter data using keyboard

Position requires the ability to stand, bend, lift, reach and carry while working on vehicles. Work may be strenuous on occasion. Some travel may be required for vehicle performance testing. Overtime may be required.

Av. Central #690, Eje 140, No.365
Parque Logistico, San Luis Potosi, SLP. CP 8395

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