Component Design Engineer Actuator

Plastic Omnium

Job title:

Component Design Engineer Actuator


Plastic Omnium

Job description

Hungry for challenges? Join a group with innovation at its heart and contribute to the automotive revolution!OPmobility is a world-leading provider of innovative solutions for a unique, safer and more sustainable mobility experience. Innovation-driven since its creation, the Group develops and produces intelligent exterior systems, customized complex modules, lighting systems, clean energy systems and electrification solutions for all mobility companies. With a €11.4 billion economic revenue in 2023, a global network of 152 plants and 40 R&D centers, OPmobility relies on its 40,300 employees to meet the challenges of transforming mobility.OPmobility Lighting covers the entire lighting value chain, from components to complete headlamps, from traditional lighting to intelligent and high-performance products. The business group develops interior and exterior solutions that enable greater design freedom, enhanced safety and driver assistance.Our ambition? Provide automakers with cutting-edge equipment and solutions to develop tomorrow’s clean and connected car.MISSION

  • Plan and realize component engineering activities (Plastic Omnium and supplier) to develop, integrate and validate actuators in the Fuel Cell System.
  • Ensure Actuator’s characteristics meet systems requirements.
  • Ensure Actuator’s development plan fits with project milestones.
  • Lead the benchmark of potential supplier and screening of technologies for new applications.
  • Develop and deliver the Expertise related to Components of Fuel Cell System inside and outside the Company for the Customers projects and innovations.
  • Support launch for new Actuator product lines (Component level) in accordance with the innovation roadmap (including POC methodology)
  • Lead Suppliers product development performance

ACTIVITIESResponsibility 1: Plan and realize components engineering activities

  • Plan and realize the engineering activities in order to develop and integrate/validate the components in the system
  • Prepare and release Component Technical Specification (CTS) based on system and safety requirements.
  • Evaluate suppliers technical offer and agree on supplier deviation list internally and with supplier.
  • Plan and follow Design validation of components (PO and supplier one)
  • Plan and follow Product validation of components (PO and supplier one)
  • Support System integration definition and validation.
  • Support system life cycle analysis on dedicated component.
  • write lessons learn.
  • Ensure requirement traceability (design and validation) for your dedicated component
  • Guarantee Quality, Cost and Timing of her/his deliverables and actively participate to any risk mitigation during critical period of projects.

Work on BOM cost optimization with project team.Responsibility 2: Lead the benchmark of potential supplier and screening of technologies for new applications

  • Identify, prioritize the Actuator technology to screen.
  • Identify potential suppliers for the needed components.
  • With the support of purchasing develop partnerships with key suppliers to maximize synergies
  • Contribute to partnership with university/research labs
  • Ensure bottom-up innovation by supporting and sponsoring ideas from his team
  • Promote and report results of the ongoing POCs in accordance with the innovation roadmap

Enhance the level of partnerships within and outside of PO,Responsibility 3: Develop and deliver the Expertise related to Components of Fuel Cell System

  • Be the referent on technical topics related to your components
  • Analyze patent and literature.

Find innovative designs giving advantage to PO New Energies product compared to competitionResponsibility 4: Lead Suppliers product development performance

  • Respect the project’s budget: Support RFI/RFQ for any related Actuators needs and Actuators BOM price optimization
  • Define optimal design task sequencing for component development
  • Maximize usage of simulation, calculations and pre-validation.

Reduction of loops in the development processREQUIREMENTS

  • Engineering degree (energy, mechatronic, electronics – power, signal and/or numeric, automatic-control laws) or equivalent
  • Around 5 years’ experience in automotive industry, ideally with research and development experience on mechatronics, E/E and Actuator engineering, ideally in the field of complex mechatronics systems
  • Demonstrated experience in E/E architecture of automotive controlled systems/ embedded systems
  • Demonstrate experience in architecture of automotive controlled systems
  • Demonstrate experience in physics, E/E, mechanics and/or fluid mechanics
  • Demonstrate experience in E/E architecture
  • Familiar with vehicle and Fuel Cell Systems architecture
  • Must contribute at a high level in a team environment
  • Good problem-solving and multi-tasking skills
  • Ability to read engineering documentation related to E/E development
  • Project coordination, communication and customer management skills required
  • Good practical knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • At ease and effective in a matrix, multicultural and fast evolving environment
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment within tight time constraints
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Team spirit
  • Listening
  • Decision making

As a responsible company, OPmobility pays particular attention to diversity and equality within its teams and the Group commits to treat all job applications equally.

Expected salary


Wels, Oberösterreich

Job date

Thu, 20 Jun 2024 05:20:02 GMT

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