Advanced Supplier Development (BB-84E6A)

Found in: Neuvoo CN



Key Role and Responsibilities
Develop and define robust component and manufacturing processes, including key parameter freeze in collaboration with global supply base - Activity description
Establish that supply base is set up, to provide capable metrology / testing systems, to measure and evaluate key product requirements, dimensional, leak, material and cleanliness - Activity description
Technical supplier coaching and design for manufacture systematic problem solving- Activity description
Support Purchasing with CVA analysis & Technology Gaps closure - Activity description
Execution of CBS@ supplier’s projects, coach & lead suppliers with improvement data driven mythology and support suppliers for “lean manufacturing” - Activity description
General Advanced supplier development to supports supplier management process including sourcing, component introduction & serial production - Activity description
Provide Technical supplier coaching and establish workshops for Design for Manufacturing (DFM) and Design for Cost (DFC) - Activity description
Drive technical and tooling reviews at potential global suppliers and evaluate /critique technical capabilities - Activity description + workplace environment / team / interfaces
Perform “Technical Reviews” to establish potential supply base and capability evaluation- Activity description
Communicate results and actions with suppliers and to internal departments / management- Activity description
Main Tasks
Initiate DFM (Design For Manufacture) and DFC (Design For Cost) workshops with global supply base and define for generic and detailed improvements
Ensure process robustness to meet volume and quality requirements and support through safe launch concept
Execute timely supplier development tooling and measurement planning / implementation
Establish and Freeze key parameters at supplier and aligned with Continental key Engineering disciplines
Execute Feasibility investigations at supplier sites with respect to their specific conformance commitments (CoFC)
Identify supplier technology gaps and establish improvement plans within the sourcing and component introduction phase
Evaluate and promote cross function and project lessons learned
Drive Design to manufacture issues to closure
Support with pragmatic problem solving Qualifications Minimum 5 years Technical Experience - Specialized technical knowledge
Degree or Technical Qualification in Engineering or other related disciplines Specialized technical knowledge
Advantageous but not limited to experience with Process or Tool Manufacture for one (or more) of the following technologies: Aluminum Die Casting, Aluminum Extrusion, Plastic Mechatronics (Injection Molding / Stamping), Welding / Brazing, Rotor/Stator Lamination, CNC Machining, Metrology/Test, Gear Design/Manufacture - Specialized technical knowledge
Long Term experience in Automotive product and functions specialized technical knowledge
Experience preferable in design, process or application engineering of Powertrain components or systems - specialized technical knowledge
Basic knowledge preferable of Hybrid and Electric Vehicles, sub systems and products - specialized technical knowledge
International competence and mindset – willingness to travel for extended duration/s Requirements for personality / soft skills
Ability to work hands on at suppliers and establish trust with key supplier and internal network Requirements for personality / soft skills + workplace environment / team / interfaces
Fluent English and/or German speaking and writing - Requirements for personality / soft skills
Assertiveness, strong communicator and team orientated - Requirements for personality / soft skills
High level of individual responsibility, drive and target orientation Requirements for personality / soft skills
Solution orientated, able to work under pressure to understand different individual interests and to harmonize to find holistic solutions to problems - Requirements for personality / soft skills Apply now Vitesco Technologies is a leading international developer and manufacturer of state-of-the-art powertrain technologies for sustainable mobility. With smart system solutions and components for electric, hybrid and internal combustion vehicles, Vitesco Technologies makes mobility clean, efficient and affordable. The product range includes electric drives, electronic control units, sensors and actuators, and exhaust-gas aftertreatment solutions. In 2019, Vitesco Technologies, a Continental business area, recorded sales of EUR 7.8 billion and employs almost 40,000 people at around 50 locations worldwide. Vitesco Technologies is headquartered in Regensburg, Germany.

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