Project Leader, Platform Electric Hobs (m/w/d)
R&D
Full Time
Rothenburg, Germany
2020-02-29

Make ideas come to life. Globally.

ELECTROLUX FOOD PREPARATION EMEA R&D PRESENTS

For us going to work everyday has an even greater purpose than putting the latest product or technology on the market. It’s about improving the everyday lives of millions. By staying humble and open for new ideas – we can push the boundaries for cooking, cleaning and wellbeing at home. But to keep doing so, we need more people who want to innovate and re-imagine what life at home can be.

Project Leader, Platform Electric Hobs – Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany 


As Project Leader you will drive and manage projects and the project teams in an international environment. You will be responsible for the execution and the reporting of the respective project in the given period, performance requirements, cost target and quality level. 

A REGULAR DAY AT WORK 

•Drive and manage projects in the areas of
oNew platform or subsystem projects
oNew features and aesthetical design
oCost reduction
oAssured safety and legal requirements
oQuality improvement
oPlatform or subsystem standardization
•Support and drive projects from project definition to the approval of series production.
•Lead project teams & cooperate with cross-functional teams in an international environment.
•Control project/product costs and investments.
•Create investment requests.
•Organize test- and pilot series with the production.
•Report in Check Point meetings/steering team meetings.
•Ensure that new products/projects fit into the platform and subsystem structure. 
•Analysis of technical solutions with suppliers, factory and other involved functions. 
•Reference contact with suppliers for the project. 
•Define input for Bill of Material. 
•Use development/quality tools like FMEA´s, project planning tools etc. 
•Drive standardization & modularization. 
•Create component and product specifications. 
•Support user manual creation.

YOU

• Strong performer. You can work fast and effectively driving a number of projects at the same time. 
• Strong self-motivation. You are eager to learn and constantly improve. 
• Open minded. You appreciate the privilege of working in an international environment and are respectful of different cultural backgrounds.
• Proactive. You are always one-step ahead. 
• Continuous improvement mindset. 
• Willing to travel occasionally. 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

• Bachelor or Master Degree in electronic/electro-technics engineering or in mechanical engineering with strong electrical background
• 3 years in project management.
• Any project leader certification is considered as a plus.
• Strong structured and engineering approach during each development phase.
• Strong knowledge in electric/electronic system development and design, experience in design for assembling and manufacturing of appliances is a plus
– Strong structured and engineering approach during each development phase 
– Knowledge of the main manufacturing processes and assembling 
– Knowledge of quality tools (FMEA´s) 
– Experience in Design for Assembling and Manufacturing is a plus 
– Experience as project leader in electric or electronic environment
• Experience in working with cross-functional and international project teams.
• Fluent English, German is 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'