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ZF is a global technology company supplying systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology, enabling the next generation of mobility.

ZF allows vehicles to see, think and act. In the four technology domains of Vehicle Motion Control, Integrated Safety, Automated Driving, and Electric Mobility, ZF offers comprehensive product and software solutions for established vehicle manufacturers and newly emerging transport and mobility service providers. ZF electrifies a wide range of vehicle types. With its products, the company contributes to reducing emissions, protecting the climate and enhancing safe mobility.

Advanced Problem Solving - Organization & Projects

Country/Region:  PL

Czechowice-Dziedzice, Śląskie, PL, 43-502

Req ID 45140 Czechowice-Dziedzice, Poland

Your Tasks:

•  Lead to build up a strong Six Sigma/Advanced Problem Solving organization in ZF to provide expert know-how and foster knowledge transfer/best practices sharing to all hierarchy levels;
•  Drive worldwide ZF Six Sigma/APS key topics/methods including Reignite SixSigma, CIS, ZF PS Way, coordination and optimization of x-functions regarding Six Sigma/APS based on a cascadable corporate operations;
•  Accountable for the strategic and operational targets of corporate ZF Six Sigma/APS analyzing and monitoring the progress;
•  Create/develop/maintain ZF Six Sigma/APS standards for ZF PS method box (incl. method ownership), its governance and  sustainable roll out/adherence. Design and maintain the correlated CIP processes, develop and implement worldwide principle and  guidelines;
•  Create new training concepts and support Academy activities (such as Production & Quality);
•  Act as role model for Six Sigma/APS, including training, coaching/ mentoring, and certification at all the required levels of the organization;
•  Drive and Support the global MBB/RxM Community; Promote and drive the Global Six Sigma/RxM/APS Community through all its media (e.g.: Sharepoint, ZOOM, Teams, e-learning, Metaverse). Ensure cascaded communication, request/bundle feedback from the plants, represents governance function and support of regions/ divisions/ plants;
•  Lead or support identified strategic/problem solving focus projects across the global ZF or company wide. Active responsible for  change management;
•  Accountable and quality assurance for the CIS usage across the global Six Sigma/APS global organization.


Your Profile :

•  Academic degree in technical field or equivalent;
•  5+ years of professional experience in a manufacturing environment;
•  Enthusiast profound knowledge & application experience of Six Sigma/RedX concepts and methods. Self starter and proficient knowledge developer. Six Sigma MBB certification; RedX apprentice/journeyman certification;
•  Good comprehension and understanding of ZF products & manufacturing processes;
•  Ability to appreciate/influence the strategic direction of the business and to lead projects and change programs;
•  Advanced skills to inspire confidence and enthusiasm for Six Sigma/APS, overcome resistance, to present topics, to sell its benefits, to run project and building teams;
•  Very good oral and written communication skills and fluent in English;
•  Results focused. Ability to manage Belts and APS apprentice in their development & projects;
•  Extensive Training & Coaching skills;
•  Willingness to travel.


We offer:

•  Ability to work with innovative automotive technologies;
•  Possibility of professional development in an international environment;
•  Benefit package – work in hybrid system (partially remotely), private healthcare, life insurance, relocation bonus, My Benefit system etc.;
•  Stable employment and attractive work conditions.


Be part of our ZF team as Advanced Problem Solving - Organization & Projects and apply now!


Aleksandra Sobczyk

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