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one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers.

Benchmark Engineer (m/f/d)


Gebze, 41, TR, 41480

Req ID 40234 GebzeII, Turkey

For our R&D department in Gebze/Kocaeli, we are looking a Benchmark Engineer (m/f/d).


Your tasks:

  • Planning of Benchmark projects with internal customer; testing, quality Lab., development, cost engineering, project management
  • Analysis of competitor products and technology
  • Documentation of results, perform data analysis, generate reports, and present the findings to peers and business leaders
  • Supporting engineering teams in regard to the competitor technology and promoting the VaVe ideas within ZF
  • Representing the global benchmark team in the Gebze R&D location


Your profile:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Automotive or Mechatronic Engineering  with minimum 3 years experience in the automotive sector in testing or development
  • Fluent in both spoken and written English, German language skill is a plus
  • Knowledge of measurement techniques, hydraulics, metallurgy, and capability to read and understand technical drawings
  • Technical knowledge of chassis systems: suspension, shock absorber, etc. Very keen on learning the new technology of the chassis system of the vehicle
  • Turkish native, living or willing to live in the Asian side of Istanbul or Kocaeli (Gebze & Izmit) and no military obligation for male candidates



About ZF:
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. With some 157,500 employees worldwide, ZF reported sales of €38.3 billion in fiscal 2021. The company operates 188 production locations in 31 countries.


The compatibility of work and family life is firmly anchored at ZF. For more information, please visit

The position is part of the ZF Global Employee Referral Program.

Be part of our ZF team as Benchmark Engineer (m/f/d) and apply now!


Cem Gercek

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