ZF Technical Project Leader - Industrialization in Gray Court, South Carolina
Technical Project Leader - Industrialization
Gray Court, SC, US
Req ID 25063
Position Summary: The Technical Project Leader (TPL) is an experienced level professional responsible for providing technical direction during the process of designing, maturing and implementing advanced innovative systems for automotive conventional and electrified powertrain applications.
Responsible for technical leadership role over project development team throughout the lifecycle of an assigned project; starting with quotation of project costs.
Responsible for overseeing technical content, creating schedules and adhering milestone deadlines of the assigned development projects in alignment with global Program Management.
Representing the development progress of an assigned project vis-à-vis to the internal expert departments, system teams and the customer.
Main point of contact for the customer, which includes conducting regular customer development status meetings and technical reviews.
Monitor and manage project development budget.
Leading and collaborating with the team of project development engineers across multiple ZF locations worldwide.
Serve as the liaison between the R&D basic development team (worldwide), the core technology team (worldwide) and the direct customer team (North America).
Executing change management processes for released product designs.
Ensuring system development, validation, and delivery to customer according to internal and external guidelines and processes (e.g. ISO26262, IATF 16949, DOORS, etc.).
B.S. in Mechanical/Mechatronics/Electrical Engineering or related field
5+ years’ experience with strong functional/product knowledge, and ability to train others
Self-starter with strong problem solving and analytical skills
Excellent project planning and organizational abilities
Superior interpersonal and communication skills to mediate among different projects on critical decisions
Experience with Microsoft® Word and Excel, PowerPoint
Knowledge of DOORS, Clear Case/Clear Quest, MKS, GIT or PTC Integrity preferred
Proof of IATF 16949 and Automotive Spice awareness training preferred
Knowledge of ISO26262 preferred
Be part of our ZF team as Technical Project Leader - Industrialization 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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