1- Leading multi-discipline (incl. system, software, mechanical, electric / electronic) and multi-site Engineering team to develop base / platform and customer application product / projects
2- Organize R&D disciplines to develop product or technology concept and implement into prototype / sample / projects
3- Provide technical concept and implement into product for BoM cost optimization, performance and manufacturability optimization.
Be responsible for engineering release of local projects
4- Steer / Track engineering process compliance of R&D activities and improve / optimize the related process, e.g. A-Spice of SE / SW and product integrity
5- Support customer project acquisition in terms of engineering, e.g. technical concept, compliance analysis, engineering schedule and efforts, etc.
6- 'Define the roles / responsibilities of R&D team / team members and conduct regularly maintenance, recruit and form R&D team together cross function team
7- Setup and manage R&D teams and direct reports' annual goal by company tool and methodology and process,
8- Conduct / manage employees dialogue and provide the career development consultant to team
9- Manage and enhance R&D team's competency, provide coach and training to team
10- R&D budget yearly planning with local R&D controlling and global product line responsible, and implement daily R&D budget / effort management
11- Enhance process / methodology / tool of related engineering together with central engineering department.
Ensure internal and external communication / collaboration
12- 'Setup and align R&D team's short team and mid / long term goal and development strategy and plan, including footprint and competency, headcount developing, etc.
13- Technology and product roadmap of defined scope, and achieve alignment with product management
14- Provide technical support to product management in terms of technical trend, benchmarking, competitiveness analysis and so on
LI-EL1 Qualifications 1- Bachelor or above, degree of engineering
2- Intercultural working competence and experience (more than 3 years)
3- Have experience on series production project from kick-off to mass production, at least 2 customer projects.
4- More than 10 years of automotive engineering experience
5- More than 5 years EV / HEV related working experience
6- More than 3 years of R&D team leading experience, team size ever 20+ and more than two disciplines.
7- Passionate / pioneering / partnership thinking and working style
9- Result orientation and innovative thinking and working style
10- Be able working under stress, good emotional control and intelligence
11- Logical thinking and abstract ability, excellent planning and organizational skills / analytical and problem-solving skills / customer and business orientation / Clear and logical communication and presentation skill and negotiation skill
12- Understand sate of art e-drive technology, e.g. e-drive system level knowledge, and technical trend
13- Finance understanding for engineering
14- Understand EV / HEV market, and industry competitors’ pattern, and main customer characteristics.
15- Familiar with state of art engineering process, e.g. A-spice, V-mode, Agile, Design for 6-sigma, etc.
16- Understand project management methodology and tool
17- Solid skill on MS-office software using
18- Fluent writing / reading / speaking English, German language is plus
LI-EL1 Apply now Vitesco Technologies is a leading international developer and manufacturer of state-of-the-art powertrain technologies for sustainable mobility.
With smart system solutions and components for electric, hybrid and internal combustion vehicles, Vitesco Technologies makes mobility clean, efficient and affordable.
The product range includes electric drives, electronic control units, sensors and actuators, and exhaust-gas aftertreatment solutions.
In 2019, Vitesco Technologies, a Continental business area, recorded sales of EUR 7.8 billion and employs almost 40,000 people at around 50 locations worldwide.
Vitesco Technologies is headquartered in Regensburg, Germany.