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Work at the forefront of automotive innovation with ZF,
one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers.

Design Engineer (m/f/d)


Gebze, 41, TR, 41480

Req ID 25130

We are looking for a new colleague in our Research & Development team at our location in Gebze, Turkey.


Your tasks Design Engineer (m/f/d):

  • To develop products for different projects as Project Leader and engineering change of products according to customer requirements
  • To perform design work until starting with mass production
  • To identify specifications of all parts used in production, to prepare design concept during RfQ phase and create internal and external drawings during the project lifetime.
  • To present and discuss design outcomes with OEM customers, modify/optimize product design until SOP and later to apply necessary technical changes and implement cost optimization opportunities.
  • To fulfill internal and external requirements according to ZF and OEM customer specifications and project needs

Your profile as Design Engineer (m/f/d):

  • University degree in Mechanical Engineering or related field with minimum of job experience in product development, design area, preferably in automotive industry
  • Excellent command of knowledge of Pro-Engineer, CREO or similar design programs and familiar with APQP/PPAP processes in OEM Projects
  • Fluency in written and oral English, preferably basic German skills and knowledge of SAP
  • Interested in automotive industry, analytical thinking, team player with strong communication skills in business connections 
  • Turkish native, living or willing to live in Asian side of Istanbul or Kocaeli (Gebze & Izmit) and no military obligation for male candidates


About ZF:
ZF is a global technology company suppling 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.


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


Jesko Broschat

(+49) 211 584217

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