Lead Design Engineer Europe (m/f/d) - Automotive Portfolio Company

Full Time
Experienced Professional
May 23, 2022
Remote (hybrid)

Mutares SE & Co. KGaA, Munich (www.mutares.com), acquires medium-sized companies and parts of groups with headquarter in Europe that are being sold in the course of a repositioning process at their owners and show a clear potential for operational improvement. Mutares actively supports and develops its portfolio companies with its own investment and consulting teams as well as through acquisitions of strategic add-ons. Our goal is to acquire companies with a turnover of EUR 50 to 500 million. The aim is to achieve a clear value increase with a focus on sustainable, long-term growth of the portfolio company.

For one of our portfolio companies we are looking for a Lead Design Engineers in Europe (m/f/d) as soon as possible.

The job incumbent manages the engineering projects within a specific product group. You coordinate all activities within the team and provide technical expertise to ensure that the projects meet the customer and company requirements.

Your Tasks
  • Lead and manage lhe customer negotiations regarding the specifications of the product designed and define the functional specifications based on the customer requirements, participate in the presentations for the developed pmducts to the customer
  • Manage the development of the design concepts for the products (3D models, tolerance calculations, etc.)
  • Develop the products and concepts within a specific product group which are designed for global production
  • Participate in the development and implementation of the testing equipment, tools and methods in accordance with the customer specifications
  • Participate in the development of new project management tools, functions and processes for global implementation
Your Profile
  • Successfully completed commercial-technical studies (industrial engineering, mechanical engineering, plastics technology or similar) or comparable training with focus on sales
  • At least 3 -5 years of relevant work experience
  • Analytical and conceptual skills combined with entrepreneurial thinking
  • Business fluent in English
  • Very good MS Office skills
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