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Technology SDE - sheet metal forming & fine blanking


Shanghai, SH, CN, 201814

Req ID 22694

We are looking for a new colleague of Technology SDE - sheet metal forming & fine blanking for our Division E at our location of Shanghai.


Your Task

  • Acting as Technical Expert within the SDE organization for dedicated field of responsibility throughout the product lifecycle of purchased parts

  • Perform supplier development activities and improving the technical/technological competence of suppliers in the supply base.

  • Supporting technical discussion, APQPs and escalations from technical/technological point of view.

  • Supervision of the serial performance (KPIs) of suppliers in dedicated field of responsibility.


Your profile

  • Bachelor degree (Master of Science and Engineering preferable) or similar education level in mechanical engineering, i.e. in the field of production manufacturing / production engineering, material engineering or a comparable technical field

  • Preferable more than 5 years of experience with supplier quality management. Intensive practical experience in the field of manufacturing, inspection or planning of parts in the field of sheet metal forming, stamping and/or fine blanking, preferably in automotive applications; deep knowledge of construction, production processes and/or quality assurance required; Ability to lead and develop suppliers and projects in cross-functional assignments

  • Knowledge of relevant tools like APQP, PPAP, VDA6.3, TS16949, SPC and further quality tools would be an advantage. Sound computer knowledge of MS Office, knowledge of SAP R/3 would be an advantage

  • Fluent in English (verbal and written), further languages in particular German would be an advantage. Strong communicator, high ability to work in team and under pressure, comprehensive thinking and acting, flexibility. Natural authority, good intuition and diplomacy, negotiating skills and assertiveness. Willingness for frequent business travels inside and outside China


Be part of our ZF team as Technology SDE - sheet metal forming & fine blanking and apply now!


Jing Wu

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