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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.

Project Engineer

Country/Region:  CN

Shanghai, SH, CN, 201814

Req ID 43425 Shanghai, China

We are looking for a new colleague Project Engineer for our Division Car Chassis Technology at our location of ZFCN, Jiuting, Shanghai. 


Your tasks: 

  • Project management within the framework of the job description for a project engineer.

  • Independent project planning / coordination in accordance with the agreed-upon development process (concept to series-production phase) and in adherence to the specified project milestones.

  • Development according to cost-related, functional, and production-related criteria based on the Customer and ZF specifications. 

  • Preparation/Organization of detailed design studies, product specifications/drawings, FMEA, simulations and calculations.

  • Creation of all required documentation (bills of material etc.) in the PDM, PLM systems. 

  • Creation of test specifications and procedures together with Test Department according to requirements.

  • Technical troubleshooting by using failure analysis tools.

  • Cooperation with internal / external customers and suppliers; presentation of results and processes.


Your profile:

  • University Degree with a related engineering specialization.

  • At least two-years’ experience, preferably experience with designing steering or suspension components.

  • At least two years of experience with 3D design systems (Catia V5 preferred).

  • Technical background with a strong understanding of mechanical or automotive engineering.

  • Preferably knowledge of automotive customer standards and requirements.

  • Basic knowledge of manufacturing and assembling technologies.

  • Basic knowledge of forged products made of steel and aluminum materials.

  • Basic knowledge of FMEA methods.

  • Well structured, organized, efficient and accurate working method.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills for internal and external interaction.

  • Problem solving mindset. 

  • Adaptive to efficient teamwork.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English & German knowledge is preferred.

  • Good intercultural understanding as well as no restriction for travelling abroad. 



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


[[Constance Wu]]


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