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Chief Engineer Transmissions, Shanghai or Kuala Lumpur

公司名称 ChinForm
地点

Shanghai, China

发布日期 2019/09/30
行业 汽车航天与其他工业
职位类型 全职

描述

Operating within the Engineering team, the Chief Engineer Transmissions will function as a project leader for company’s Shanghai’s customer projects. They will be responsible for leading projects completely independent and be accountable for project timing, budget, technical quality, commercial and customer satisfaction.

The role covers a broad range of transmission and driveline products, but a focus on dedicated hybrid transmissions (DHT) and electric drive units (EDU).

The Chief Engineer will be responsible for the provision of technical and commercial leadership in proposal preparation and development.

They will be comfortable in meeting new customers and developing relationships, so that they are able to work closely with commercial and sector lead teams to win and deliver transmissions business.

  Key  Responsibilities  

 

  • responsibility for large design-oriented transmission and driveline projects

  • Leads major multi-functional transmission / driveline projects.

  • Responsible for overall delivery, technical or commercial aspects accordingly.

  • Technical leadership of assigned transmissions projects

  • Take responsibility for the quality of work undertaken and for the technical delivery to the client to time, cost and quality targets

  • Plan delivery of engineering tasks in detail and ensure the efficient communication of this plan between the engineering leaders, project manager and the client

  • Take responsibility for overall specifications and product definitions

  • Checking and validation of engineering delivery from relevant mechanical engineering departments

  • Manage project scope and change control

  • Resolve cross-functional issues at project level

  • Work closely with all engineering disciplines ensuring processes are followed

  • Support to the development of transmission & driveline proposals, including definition of the technical approach, project timing, task definition and costing

  • Leading technical authority for the company in chosen area, shaping company position on subject, promotes excellence internally and externally

  • Helping to define new business streams for transmissions and developing associated selling strategies and supporting material

  • Developing and maintaining client network and relationships with senior level customer counterparts (ChiefEngineer level and above)

  • Support development of  company’s technology strategy and product offerings for transmissions

  • Mentoring junior engineers and identifying requirements for skills development

  • Responsible for all aspects of project delivery of self and team / department.

Everyday tasks will include:

  •  Leading projects as project leader

  • Reviewing technical delivery to guarantee project quality and functionality

  • Reviewing and steering project budget and timing

  • Meeting project customer discussing technical and commercial topics and guaranteeing customer satisfaction

  • Internal alignment regarding process, documentation and tools

  • External meetings with current customers and leads supporting business development through technical expertise and supporting proposal generation

Technical Skills:

  • Fully qualified with substantial experience in professional field in addition to technical and commercial management experience

  • Highly competent in the application of a comprehensive range of transmission and driveline fundamental principles including complex techniques across a wide and often unpredictable range of contexts

  • A track record of product development within the automotive industry, ideally with some experience involving volume production programmers

  • A strong technical background in at least one area of transmission specialization, but some experience of “job rotation” across other functions will be highly appreciated

  • A proven ability to lead and manage an engineering team to specified deadlines and achieve required timescales

  • Experience in design and development within the transmissions and driveline sectors

  • Ability to produce technical specifications

  • Ability to provide technical oversight and direction on multi-discipline projects

  • Strong experience of interfacing with Clients

  • Experience in business development, including definition of the appropriate project approach and delivery model

  • Presentation of technical papers

  • Carry out technical training internally and externally in area of specialism

  • Excellent communication skills, dealing with other employees and external clients in English (and Chinese also an advantage)

Personal Attributes

  • A born leader, able to inspire, coach and lead multi-disciplined teams

  • Credibility to handle a range of customer situations

  • Proven interpersonal and communication skills at all levels

  • Creates, maintains and enhances external and internal relationships

  • Organized and rigorous with personal target of high quality delivery

  • Robust character with a strong drive and motivation to succeed

  • Being able to work under pressure and self-manage own time deadlines

  • A desire to develop strong project management skills with a strong element of process control

  • A strong level of patience in dealing with clients and team situations coupled with an ability to accept and positively respond to frequent changes

  • An ability to positively resolve issues arising from different cultures

  • Being a benchmark for upholding  company values and best practice performance

  • High level of pro-active idea generation and promotion of business cases for IP generation

  • Team player with a positive attitude

  • Ability to undertake coaching and mentoring junior, senior or principal engineer’s in departmental processes, engineering skills and performance

  • Willingness to undertake customer travel (within China and abroad)

Knowledge

  • Degree qualified engineer with a minimum of 10 years, typically 15 year of industry experience in automotive mechanical engineering

  • Broad range of mechanical engineering knowledge, specializing in at least one sector or system

  • Knowledge of budget and project delivery control

  • An interest in all aspects of the automotive industry with a desire to maintain a strong background on latest technology updates presented across the worldwide markets

For more information, please contact

  

Mariano Ruggiano – Partner, ChinForm

Mobile:+33 768440363  Email:mruggiano@chinform.com 

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