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).

Currently we are looking for:

Product and Process Engineer

Poland - Katowice - 100%

Your responsibilities

Ensure profitable and successful product development phase

  • Assess product maturity and feasibility by initiating tests and trials vs. Customer Requirements and Critical Characteristics (revise DVP and PVT, engage trials, testing, prototyping and simulations whenever necessary).
  • Create and update product and process data (Bill Of Materials, Purchased Part Specifications, Critical Process Parameters, drawings, DFMEA) in PLM and ensure effective handover to other Functions.
  • Track profitability by updating Part Cost Calculations and take necessary actions for mitigating deviations.
  • Supervise relevant prototyping activities related to awarded projects.
  • Support Operations with concept definition of process (layout, PFMEA), equipment and capex.
  • Support Tooling and Quality Departments with the definition of tools and gauges.

Support production phase until end of production

  • Support start-up of serial tools and processes, including run at rate and production launch.
  • Support Engineering Changes with focus on Customer requirements, feasibility and profitability.

Support continuous improvement

  • Ensure continuous improvement by collection and implementation of lessons learnt from Pre-Development, Product Development, Product Validation and Serial Production phases.
  • Support MOVE, VA/VE activities and material standardization.

Ensure smooth and effective operations in the corresponding Product Line

  • Support Product Design Team tasks in all situations defined by the Head of Product Development.

Quality – Safety – Environment

  • Ensure that product development is conducted and documented according to Autoneum’s quality system.
  • Ensure compliance of mandatory and regulatory quality, safety and environmental standards.
  • Reduce environmental impact of developed products and processes by integrating Design For Sustainability principles.


Your qualifications

  • Master of Science in Engineering or equivalent qualification.
  • Experience with product development (preferably in the automotive business).
  • Knowledge of risk analysis assessment methodologies (DFMEA)
  • Ability to read and 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).
  • Quick learner with good time management skills
  • Excellent problem solver, capable of thinking “outside the box”
  • Strong team player
  • Clear and effective communication skills with internal and external interfaces
  • Independent, highly organized, able to cope with variable workloads
  • Self-motivated, committed and accountable
  • Able to make decisions within his/her perimeter of responsibility



We offer

  • Possibility to grow in international environment
  • Private healthcare - possibility of joining on preferential terms for you and option to extend to your family/partner
  • Group insurance  - possibility of joining on preferential terms
  • Social Fund benefits
  • Flexible working hours (we start between 7 and 9 am)
  • Fitness program (preferential terms)
  • Good atmosphere of work
  • Ability to use foreign languages on a daily basis
  • Trainings and development opportunities

Please send application in English.

Autoneum Poland Sp z o.o.
ul. Owsiana 60a . 40-780 Katowice

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