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Team Leader Test DLD

Country:
Germany
Work Location:
Offenbach (NEO)
Advertising End Date:
31 Jan 2020
Job Type:
Regular
About The Opportunity

Team Leader Test DLD

 

Key Responsibilities

Job function:

  • technical expert concerning structural strength and/or NVH-/function examinations for CVJ systems

  • leadership of DLD test team based in Offenbach (language German)

  • team organization concerning personal and technique

  • development and standardization of necessary test specifications according to changing requirements in cooperation with GKN test teams

  • planning and execution of necessary investments of the team

  • contact person concerning strength and/or NVH problems/questions of driveshafts and components for application engineering, quality and other departments

 

Main tasks:

1. Leadership of DLD test team – organization concerning personal and technique
2. Responsibility for planning, preparation, execution, evaluation, conclusion and reporting of test requests (physical tests, calculations, analysis of side-/propshafts from customer vehicle tests, etc.)

3.Technical review of test requests – coordination of test activities with test manager and requesters

4. Development of necessary test specifications according to changing requirements in cooperation with GKN test Teams

5. Planning and execution of necessary investments of the Team

6. Evaluation of vehicle data and creation of test programs based on these data

7. Technical strength and/or NVH expert for DLD – consulting of application engineering, quality and other departments concerning customer complaints, performance and characteristic of our products

8. Technical guidance and development of team members

9. Compliance of legal rules and GKN/DLD-instructions concerning safety and environment protection

10. Planning and execution of necessary maintenance and housekeeping activities – consequent implementation of GKN Lean Enterprise philosophy

11. Cost awareness

Qualifications / Experience / Skills

University (Bachelor) degree in Engineering or equivalent experience

5-10 years experience in an Engineering role within the automotive industry, mainly in Test area
 
Very good written and verbal communication skills

Local language - Essential (German)

English language - Essential
 
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