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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.

Launch Manager

Country/Region:  RS

Pančevo, VO, RS, 26000

Req ID 50324 Pančevo, Serbia


Your Tasks as Launch Manager:


  • Methodological and capacity support of plant during new product launch in order to accomplish SOP goals
  • Temporary set-up and leading of a cross functional project team (logistic, quality, production, engineering) ensuring a successful introduction of electric axle drives or electrical motors into series production
  • Point of contact of the project manager concerning the topics ramp-up quantities pre-series and post-SOP, customer deliveries, product quality, equipment efficiency
  • Planning and tracking of ramp-up activities achieving timing, quality and cost targets; initiating activities in case of deviations
  • Support of sub-projects regarding staffing, enabling and building up of needed competencies and methods in the plant
  • Linking contact for ramp-up with other related plants within ZF during that project phase


Your Profile as Launch Manager:


  • University degree in Industrial Engineering, Production Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or similar technical field
  • Proven working experience in production environment, preferable in automotive industries
  • Proven working experience in the domain of new project implementation, SOP, cooperation with internal and external stakeholders
  • Assertiveness, high resilience, team-oriented work mentality, determination, social and leadership expertise, enthusiasm for responsible and independent action
  • Fluent English language skills


Be part of our ZF team as Launch Manager and apply now!


Milica Djumic

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ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

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