Senior Director Detailed Engineering (m/w/d)


Für ein spannendes Unternehmen suchen wir einen geeigneten Kandidaten zur Besetzung dieser Position.

  • Global responsibility for the series development of all durable goods and hard parts at the company (strollers, sports goods, home/furniture, child safety products and mechatronics; in locations Bayreuth, Vienna, Prague and Kunshan)
  • Disciplinary and functional leadership of the series development of the above-named departments
  • Planning of all development resources, including external development offices, and assurance of the needed resources for the operational development projects
  • Creation of suitable methods and systems to structure the rapidly growing organization in terms of series development, with a focus on serving as an interface to the production factories
  • Operational management of the respective departments, as well as boosting the global development network
  • Strategic expansion and focused further development of the competencies in the field of new business areas - electronics, sensorics, safety and digitalization
  • Managing all technical escalations regarding series development for the company Top Management

  • Successfully completed technical studies with a focus on mechanical engineering, plastics technology, or similar
  • Experience in the development of high-quality mechanical industrial and/or consumer goods, made of plastics or metal
  • Very good knowledge of construction and technical drawings of complex products – with a focus on mechatronics, safety-relevant, and integrated systems
  • Several years of experience in leading managers in a development department (>40 employees) in the automotive, consumer goods or similar industry
  • International experience with an understanding of the production requirements in China
  • Very good German and English skills, written and spoken
  • Strategic skills and the ability to structure complex facts methodically
  • Empathy for employees and the motivation to achieve goals in a global, multicultural business environment
  • Willingness to travel

Stellenangebot in: Bayreuth