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

Cost Engineer

Location: 

Washington, MI, US, 48094

Req ID 24557
   

We are looking for a colleague in our Finance Department at our location in Washington, MI.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Development and implementation of new methods/processes in alignment
    • A group wide (e.g. technology-specific) knowledge base as basis of planning and calculations
    • Group wide Cost Engineering Reference-processes
    • a technology-specific cost analysis throughout the entire product lifecycle
  • Perform Product Cost Calculations
    • Generation of Best-Practice-Product Cost Calculations from a Total Cost view
    • Figure cost structures and develop Fast Calculation Methods / tools
    • Carry out Quote- and Deviation analysis  
    • As well as define measures for cost reduction in an commercial and technical way
    • Represent the respective results and cost targets when dealing with suppliers and customers
  • Support of Product Cost Engineering and the cross functional team during the Product Development Process with specific Technology know how (e.g. for Concept evaluations and Product benchmarks)
  • Execution of internal and external process mapping (Brown-Field examinations) and evaluation of the Cost performance in the Commodity (e.g. Aluminum & Steel hot forging, turned parts)
  • Execution of trainings (globally) for Technologies of the Commodity (e.g. Aluminum & Steel Hot forging, Turned parts)

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a technical field
  • Minimum of 7 years of relevant experience
  • Strong experience in cost engineering for aluminium and steel forging
  • Strong communication and organizational skills

 

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

 

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ZF is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and is committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.


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