In this position you will manage diesel engine development projects throughout the entire project cycle from feasibility assessment and project design until start of production
You will support the definition of the technical specification with product management and customers and ensure feasibility assessment of the customer requirements
You will prepare first planning of "team approach" including the resources and costs planning of the project application
You will be in charge of development of the project organization and project design in collaboration with internal interfaces and line management
You will organize and present the project meetings, you will be in steady contact and exchange with internal partners from development (R&D) and other departments
Reporting to the steering committee and to the Platform Director Combustion Engines is part of your daily tasks as well as realization of project reviews and regular update of the project milestones planning including action plans in case of divergence from the objectives
You ensure the quality goals by involving external partners and secure compliance with the cost objectives of the project and the product
You have successfully completed a degree in mechanical engineering, automotive, mechatronics or similar and further education in project management
You are an expert in project management and you can present a proven track record in succesful management of cross-functional customer projects in an international matrix organization
Additionally you have several years of professional experience in the field of combustion engine development as well as specific know-how and experience with diesel engines for heavy-duty and off-road applications
You possess fluent proficiency in English, good knowledge in German and French is highly desired
You have a very good knowledge with MS Office and in particular with project management IT-Tools (MS Project)
Your personality is characterized by a high sense of responsibility, you are an open-minded, organised person with a strong team orientation and finally, you combine strategic and analytical competencies with a hands-on mentality
Can we inspire you to take on a responsible position in a dynamic and independent family business? We offer you room for ideas, a secure job, modern and family-friendly employment conditions such as flexible working hours, home office, a company restaurant, training opportunities as well as many benefits.
The workplace is located in Bulle, surrounded by the wonderful nature of the Gruyère region. Start planning your personal and professional development with us.
In order to ensure a fair application process, we cannot accept applications by post or email.