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one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers.

VAVE Engineer


Jablonec nad Nisou, CZ

Req ID 19357


We are looking for a new colleague for Value Management Engineering  department at our location in Jablonec nad Nisou, Czech Republic.


Your Tasks

  • Generate cost savings ideas through various activities: e.g supplier/in house workshops, benchmarking activities
  • Assess ideas feasibility with X-functional team from a technical and financial prospective on a global basis, prepare presentation to support Business decision and get Management approval
  • Track closely the detailed status of ideas implementation (test releases, supplier PPAPs, customer releases), resolve issues to keep timing on track and escalate on a timely manner roadblock that cannot be solved at the project team level
  • Generate reports to Management (from direct manager to Senior VP)
  • Monitor closely savings forecast towards target and propose reaction plan if gap exists


Your Profile

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical, Mechatronics Engineering

  • Strong personal and communication skills, with ability to deal with various stakeholders (Engineering, Manufacturing, Purchasing, Sales, suppliers,…) 
  • Good English skills - working in international environment (EU, USA, AP)
  • Tools: Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Previous experience from automotive industry and /or dealing with customers is an advantage
  • Project management skills are highly appreciated


We Offer

  • Work in an international team
  • Flexible working time
  • Competitive salary
  • Employee Benefits: 25 days vacation, home-office, insurance contributions, cafeteria, medical service


Be part of our ZF team as VAVE Engineer and apply now!


Tereza Včeláková


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