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Director Engineering, Systems Engineering (m/f/d)


Düsseldorf, NW, DE, 40547

Req ID 14178

We are looking for a new colleague in the Systems Engineering department at our location in Düsseldorf.


Your tasks as Director Engineering, Systems Engineering (m/f/d):

  • To lead the global Systems Engineering Group for all new Steering product developments
  • To collect, evaluate and process all incoming customer, market or legislative requirements and ensure requirements are flown down to system- and sub-system level to develop system logical architecture fulfilling functional and safety requirements
  • To deliver Engineering development processes for Automotive SPICE compliance for all steering applications
  • To lead cross-functional teams to deliver validated requirements for all major existing and new Electric/Electronic architectures
  • To deliver core- and application projects based on steering feature development


Your profile as Director Engineering, Systems Engineering (m/f/d):

  • Successfully completed Degree/PhD in Engineering or Physics or in a similar field
  • Numerous years of experience in Systems and/or Mechatronics Engineering
  • Automotive experience including ASPICE & ISO26262
  • Strong leadership capability and experience as well as knowledge of systems requirements flowdown and verification
  • Fluent English (written and verbal) language skills are a must as well a willingness to undertake some travel, fluent German language skills are highly desirable


Be part of our ZF team as Director Engineering, Systems Engineering (m/f/d) and apply now!


Micaela Wiencke

(49) 211 584 157

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