Consumer Insights Global R&D Engineer
R&D
Full Time
Porcia, Italy
2020-09-27

Electrolux Italy, Porcia (PN), Global Research & Development organisation presents:

Consumer Insights Global R&D Engineer
This is a temporary position for min. 9 months.

We are looking for an agile and resourceful engineer who woud join our team working in the area of consumer insights and standards as well as fitness for use analysis. 
The position reports to Consumer Insight & Standards Manager – Global R&D wet category.

A REGULAR DAY AT WORK 

In this position you will be working towards the below objectives:
• Taking responsibility for internal tests procedures for functionality & “customer like” evaluation and ensure their validation;
• Interfacing external laboratories and consumer institutes for evaluation and best practice learning;
• Developing FFU analysis for different projects (both fabric care and dish care)
• Following the consumer aspect for Dish care (review, preliminary results…etc.)
• Following some improvements projects

The position offers the following key responsibilities:

• To follow projects for FFU side (dish care & fabric care)
• To promote “customer approach” through testing method.
• To interface testing laboratories for knowledge exchange.
• To support analysis of competitors’ product for understanding strengths and weakness; 
• To support in maintenance and development of tools for consumers magazine monitoring

 
YOU

Autonomous. You are able to work in a complex reality without constant guidance. 
• Analytical. You have good analytical skills and can go deeper under the surface.
• Influencing skills. Your communication is confident and you are able to convince others when needed
• Customer focused. You keep the customer perspective at the centre of what you do.


EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
• University degree in engineering
• We are open to fresh graduates with an internship experience in a relevant field (e.g. appliance manufacturing company or consumer insights organisation).
• Statistics knowledge
• Knowledge on Fitness for Use is a plus 


Required Languages: 
• English  

Preferred additional languages: 
• Italian (due to role location).
• Any other language will be a plus


Apply now

We encourage you to apply as soon as possible as candidates will be interviewed continuously. The position may be filled prior to the date described as 'Apply by'