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

Head Engineering & Projects

Req ID 9352 Pune, India


Your tasks:


  • The incumbent will lead Product Engineering, Application Development and required Project Management to bring the plan to production state, through interface with customers and operations, so as to ensure timely product introduction and effective change management. He will have DGM’s reporting to him(1Dgm-T, 1Dgm- project management, sr managers, managers, direct reporting-3, team of 15 people+ 2 projects managers, Cy as well-3(chassis))
  • Strategically plan and execute Transmission, Chassis and its components, Shock absorbers, DMF and clutch, new expected product lines.
  • Develop Product Design / Management systems for records for ease to archive drawings / product documents & related correspondence / data including national and international standards, Guide & monitor design calculations, Understand the requirements of the Product as specified by customer, incorporate product changes.Guide and mentor Project Management capabilities.
  • Interacts with Sales, Suppliers, operations, global interaction with respect to R&D and engineering as well
  • Will be working on Complex product lines, growing organization and team, close connect with OEM’s and global R&D teams, opportunity to learn, SME for product lines at local level. Interacting with government authorities.
    Your profile:
  • Bachelor’s in engineering, Post Graduate degree in engineering will be an added advantage.
  • Min. 20+ years of experience out of which a minimum of 8 years in a similar role with an automobile or an auto ancillary organization
  • Hands on experience in the field of powertrain or chassis systems either in Passenger car or in the CV segments
  • Experience of leading a team of design and application engineers.
  • 0-30 % travel, Excellent communication & interpersonal skills.


Be part of our ZF team as Head - Engineering & Projects and apply now!


Christina Priyadarshini

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