Material Technologies Leader
Full Time
Porcia, Italy


Electrolux Porcia Global R&D Fabric Care team opens the doors to an Engineer with Material Technologies background who will evaluate and coordinate application of technology solutions to develop new products/modules/systems and current product improvements in terms of materials and related production processes.

On A REGULAR DAY AT WORK you will have the following responsibilities:

• Drive the execution of new materials development project/activities considering the project requirements

• Coordinate and support the selection of proper material to meet design specifications, manufacturing processes and assembly requirements

• In collaboration with Global Connectivity & Technology team, support new materials definition

• Attend/supervise new tool/material trials, internally and externally

• Support part design through proper simulation tool (i.e. Moldflow) and/or coordinate related external activities

• Outline designs based on technical specifications and plan for production process implication

• In cooperation with the laboratories, follow and check test and evaluate mechanical designs and concepts to meet the specified functionality/features, quality and cost targets

• Evaluate designs & system and relative validation through calculation / simulation modelling (CAE, MBD) and prototype/experimental testing

• In line with standardization & modularization guideline participate in system/module/platform/architecture definition and its reviews 

• Contribute to supplier evaluation and selection 

• Control the supplying of all technical input for product literature, BOM, labels, technical manuals, etc.  

• In case of technical team/project leadership:

  direct/supervises the work of other staff members
  organize team to reach target
  lead minor project or initiative
  contributes to the development of the functional strategies
  ensure project technical feasibility and system integration 
  support project team timing, cost, investment, quality, performance according to project specification and target
  support project leader about technical terms
  support and monitor on project expenses and project financial item
  ensure strong relationship with all functions in the organization 
  ensure proper external networking


• Operational Performance. You are able to manage multiple tasks and work well within a team environment   

• Strong interpersonal skills. You can communicate effectively with multiple stakeholders across the organization. You tailor your communication style depending on seniority and cultural background.

• Problem solving. You are always one-step ahead driving your agenda and getting things done.

• Positive Thinking. You embrace change and are open towards new challenges.

• Resilient. You navigate well in a dynamic environment and manage in a complex and stressful realities.

•Open to international travel


• Material Engineering University Degree or equivalent experience in a relevant sector
• Ideally min. 3-5 years of experience (we are open to fresh graduates with a relevant background)
• Project/Program Management skills
• IT Skills (MS Office, Mechanical Design Catia CAD, CAE, MoldFlow) 
• English language - fluent


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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'