Entry Level Position
Objectives of the Position
•Graduated engineering specialist for Mercedes-Benz development and localization in CHN
•Coordination and realization work for localization of Daimler passenger cars (MFA & MRA)
•Develop interior parts together with local suppliers in China, verify results in collaboration with R&D headquarter in Germany and in own vehicle testing programs
•Support change management of interior parts of MB passenger cars, and assure the parts maturity & deliveries for each milestone.
•Main task is to integrate in our cross-functional team which forms an interface between our German headquarter of research and development, local suppliers and the Beijing-Benz plant. Your diverse tasks and responsibilities include the following:
-Developing china specific parts, manage part localization projects and suppliers from design-freeze to part release with handover to series production.
-Evaluate and verify supplier results and part maturity. Ensure part readiness.
-Assist pilot runs, tryouts and series productions of Mercedes-Benz cars at the production plant with technical support and profound knowledge.
-Support of the on-time introduction of local and imported parts for our current (A-, C-, E-, GLC- class), future (e.g. MFA and electric vehicle) Mercedes-Benz projects in China.
-Work together with cross-functional departments like product planning, quality and logistics, set up project milestones as well as coordinate activities to pursue tight time schedules.
-Fulfill requirements of homogenization processes and introduce new parts successfully to the Chinese market.
-University degree in mechanical or automotive engineering
-Graduates with first experience in automotive industry (e.g. internships) as well as applicants with minimum 2-3 years’ work experience at OEMs or suppliers
-Experience on Interior cockpit or center console parts’ development/production will be beneficial
-Chinese native speaker with fluent English language skills, German language beneficial
-Computer skills mandatory, including Windows, Office, CAD (NX is preferred)
-Self-responsible working attitude and initiative
-Intercultural competence and communication skills with cross function groups
-Strong planning and organizational skills
-High commitment for automobiles
-Willingness to travel inside China and abroad to prepare and support launches at suppliers