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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.

Manager Materials

Country/Region:  CN

Shanghai, SH, CN, 201814

Req ID 32762 Shanghai, China




We are looking for a new colleague in the DIWZ Dept. at our location in Songjiang Shanghai.


Your tasks:


  • Define material department regulation and process aligned with global CoC materials technology.
  • Management of material department daily business to fulfill KPI.
  • Define material technology competence roadmaps and built-up plan in business demand & customer focus orientation.
  • Take leading role in global steel quality management and supplier qualification.
  • Work out material department yearly Operation Planning together with controlling.
  • Define reasonable material lab investment plan and be responsible for implementation.
  • Create employee development plan and talent retention plan.
  • Coordination and optimization of material testing resources internally and externally.
  • Built up networking with CoC materials technology and global & regional stakeholders.
  • Maintain material lab accreditation by CNAS acc. to ISO17025.
  • Other jobs arranged by up-level line manager.



Your profile:


  • Be familiar with material related national, international standards and automotive technical specifications.
  • Experienced in material analysis process, methodology, hardware, etc.
  • Be familiar with material and automotive components manufacturing process.
  • Experienced in metallic components failure analysis.
  • Experienced in lab accreditation process.
  • Strong learning ability and good communication skills.
  • Be able to balance conflict tasks and practice challenge performance.
  • Experience in agile mindset and activities.
  • Be good at coaching with subordinates and peers.
  • Be good at increase commitment and involvement of employees.




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


Jiefeng Huang

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