Required experience and education
Master of Science in Engineering or equivalent qualification.
8 to 10 years experience required in product development / product engineering in automotive.
Understanding of acoustic and associated technologies (PU, fibers) is nice to have.
Knowledge of risk analysis assessment methodologies (DFMEA)
Ability to work with engineering documentation (e.g. Customer Requirements book, drawings, patents, test reports)
Deep knowledge about fundamental characteristics of key materials, processes, design and working principles of tools and gauges for the respective product line.
Costing principles and models.
Knowledge of troubleshooting and problem solving methodologies (e.g. Lean Six Sigma, 8D, PDCA, DOE)
Ability to deliver high quality technical documentation (e.g. production trials reports, lessons learnt, design guidelines).
Knowledge of PC applications such as CAD visualization software, MS-Office.
Command of English (oral and written, other languages are a plus).
Experience with TCUA / Visview nice to have
Natural team player with strong leadership and guidance skills
Able to make decisions within his/her perimeter of responsibility
Target driven with excellent time management skills
Excellent problem solver, capable of thinking “outside the box”
Clear and effective communication skills with internal and external interfaces
Independent, highly organized, able to cope with variable workloads
Self-motivated, committed and accountable
Experience in leadership.
Candidate well organized with clear structured communication.
Ability to work in international / intercultural environment.
Willing to travel and to work in an international and multicultural environment