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one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers.

Engineering Manager - Systems (m/f/d)


Solihull, GB

Req ID 29176

We are looking for a new colleague to join the Corporate Research and Development Department at our location Shirley (The Hub). ZF Hub UK – a brand new state-of-the-art, fit for the future facility supporting technology innovation for Next Generation Mobility, across four technology domains: Vehicle Motion Control, Integrated Safety, Automated Driving and Electric Mobility.


Your tasks as an Engineering Engineering Manager - Systems (m/f/d):

  • The successful applicant will be responsible for the development of systems engineering within the core product development environment of the Servodrive Centre of Competence
  • Drive the development of ZF’s core system architecture to meet emerging system requirements, flowing-down requirements to sub-system design teams
  • An understanding of both mechanical and electrical systems will be required, though a bias to one discipline will be expected
  • The post will require the successful candidate to support the Systems Department Manager in the development of Systems Engineering within the Servodrive center competence, and the championing of Systems Engineering activities within other disciplines
  • Shape systems engineering practice within ZF – with model-based design and multi-level HIL test capability, we are driving state-of-the-art technology with state-of-the-art engineering methods


Your profile as an Engineering Manager - Systems (m/f/d):

  • Bachelor’s degree in a relevant field; Master’s degree or better preferred with seven or more years in engineering, three or more in a systems role
  • Demonstrable experience in developing mechatronic systems within a formal systems-engineering environment
  • Experience of model-based systems engineering and requirements management for safety critical systems
  • Experience in applying of safety standards such as ISO26262 or equivalent
  • Good communication, leadership skills with passion for engineering


ZF is a global technology company suppling 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. In fiscal year 2020 ZF reported sales of €32.6 billion. 

The company employs more than 150,000 associates at approximately 270 locations in 42 countries.


Be part of our ZF team as Engineering Manager - Systems (m/f/d) and apply now!


Ann-Kathrin Reißner


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