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Engineering Manager Electrical Distribution Systems (f/m/d)

Wuppertal, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

Job ID : J000626422

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Overview

At Aptiv, we know that the only clear path forward for the software-defined vehicles of the future is through smarter, more flexible factories, supported by a more dynamic logistics network. Join our Manufacturing team and help us drive lean and continuous improvement practices.

Success Profile

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  • Analytical
  • Communicative
  • Curious
  • Quick-thinking
  • Solution-Driven
  • Team player

Hear from our employees!

“Why do I work at Aptiv? For me, it’s simple. No other company allows you to be part of the entire core process, from quotation to business phase-out. This is the biggest advantage of working at Aptiv. Challenges come often, but they help you gain experience and grow.”

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Job Description

As Engineering Manager for the SPS/EDS organization, you will be responsible for overseeing a team of Engineers in the completion of engineering projects. Your duties include hiring and training qualified engineering staff, setting project budgets and timelines for completion and helping their staff run tests or troubleshoot issues with prototypes.

Your Role

  • Ensure a good relationship to our customer

  • Responsible for an engineering project, be ensure that all tasks will be on schedule, within the budget and all targets will be reached. Involve all Aptiv and customer guidelines as well as our organization

  • Inform our engineering departments about new innovations from our customer to be sure that Aptiv stays up to date and can develop new technologies

  • Support our sales teams that they can acquire new projects

  • Create and be responsible for a Budget and resource plan in coordination with your Engineering Manager

  • Monthly tracking of the project costs

  • Ensure that the goal setting will be reached with effective implementation in coordination with the engineering manager to develop our organization

  • Set goals for your team to be sure that we have an continuous improvement for our processes and our performance

  • Development of your team

  • Evolve the connection to our other CSC and plant to be sure that they collaborate effectively

  • Development of you own strengths and ability’s

  • Be the contact person for our customer in terms of product development to get technical requirements and be sure that they will be fulfilled. This also involves product design, product safety and training of your team

  • Effective communication between Aptiv and our customer

  • Identify critical processes, evaluate risk and efficiency

  • Standardization and exchange of knowledge withing EMEA EDS-PE

Your Background

  • Technical or business university degree or similar qualification

  • Experience with leading an engineering team and working with OEMs

  • At least 10 years of working experience in a relevant area

  • Conflict resolution orientated language skills

  • Very good communication skills in written and spoken German and English, ability to interface with persons of all levels

Aptiv Benefits

  • In addition to an attractive compensation package, Aptiv offers 31 days of vacation

  • A secure, permanent employment awaits you with the opportunity for continuous internal development in an international environment

  • Access to internal and external training, coaching and certifications to help you develop your skills and knowledge

  • We provide special recognition for innovation and outstanding performance

  • A very international environment and cooperation with experts at eye level awaits you

  • You have the chance to get involved in CSR activities

  • At Aptiv, you will have the opportunity to actively shape the future of mobility with state-of-the-art technology (e.g. e-mobility and autonomous driving) in partnership with almost all global OEMs

Some see differences. We see perspectives that make us stronger.

Diversity and Inclusion are sources of innovation and creativity, both of which are essential to Aptiv’s success. Everyday our diverse team comes together, drives innovation, pursues solutions, and meets challenges using their unique abilities, perspectives and talents, changing what tomorrow brings. When you join our team, you’ll get encouraged to think boldly, express your viewpoint and innovate as a matter of habit.

Some See Technology. We See a Way to Make Connections.

At Aptiv, we don’t just see the world differently; we work to change reality. That means developing technology that rewrites the rules of what’s possible in the pursuit of making transportation safer, greener and more connected. Today there are more than 180,000 of us globally, located in 44 countries, and united by one mission. Join the movement and together, let’s change tomorrow.

Are you interested in this job? Awesome! We look forward to receiving your application.

If you have any questions or would like to find out more about the position and Aptiv, please contact Ms. Viktoria Behm, Talent Acquisition Specialist. She is happy to assist you and is available at 00 49 202 291 2430 or by e-mail at viktoria.behm@aptiv.com.

Applications from severely disabled persons and persons of equal status will be given preferential consideration in the event of equal suitability.

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  • Act with Urgency

  • One Team

  • Passion for Results

  • Think and Act Like Owners

  • Operate with Respect

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