Hitachi Automotive Systems Europe is focused on automotive components
and systems. Our industry expert partners with our well-known customers forming
the foundation of our success. Together we contribute to society with
technological innovations and trendsetting ideas as well as comprehensive
competences. Become part of our team and join our organization at Rüsselsheim (near Frankfurt am Main) as
Technical Manager / Team Lead Suspension
In this role you will be part of our Engineering team and the lead of
our todays and future suspension projects. You will actively promote customized
suspension components including serial and after market development. In this
function you will report to EU Head of Engineering Center.
Your core responsibilities include:
Stakeholder for Hitachi’s suspension products in Europe
First contact person to customer (OEM) in terms of technical discussions and delivery of solutions
Leading customer discussion on technical project level regarding products or systems regarding customer requirements with focus on vehicle dynamics and comfort.
Leading (technically and disciplinary) an engineering team with strong technical expertise to take over responsibility in customized product development projects.
Collaboration with global R&D Group within Hitachi Automotive System
Initiating and supervising engineering customer projects from acquisition to end of production
Support production site for industrialization of customer and aftermarket products
Enforce Quality Systems to get harmonized within the business segments
Plan and supervise of testing facility and activities in accordance with customer development planning.
Ensure the communication, schedule and quality of supplier together with your team and the procurement organization
Profile and Qualifications:
University degree in mechanical engineering / automotive engineering or comparable education
At least 3-5 years of professional experience in the field of automotive suspension design
Technical knowledge in the area of product development process and project including knowledge in vehicle dynamics and suspension products
Experience in project and/or team lead with enthusiasm for technology
Experience with OEM and Supplier contacts for suspension area
Result-oriented approach and good communication skills in German and English
Hitachi Automotive you will find a passionate and collaborative environment. We
operate according to our values of Harmony, Sincerity and Pioneering Spirit. As
such, we work closely as a team and empower our colleagues to take ownership
and become creative in our pursuit of excellence. We take pride in the
contribution we make to society and we always act with integrity and fairness
towards our customers, suppliers and colleagues. Sound Interesting? Then we would like to get to know
you. Apply online via our career site - we look forward to receiving your application!