The MET Product Line Engineer will act as an liaison between the Product Management Group with different Product Line Engineers and the MET organization (NTI / CCT / MET) for a certain Product Line Group.
Current Product Line Groups can be split into 2 area’s containing different Product Lines.
CTOH (Commercial Trucks & Off-Highway applications)
New or Advanced Technologies
Selective Damping (Dual Mode)
Scaleable Design (CVSA2 ACOCAR).
The MET Product Line Engineer will lead the definition of the Generic X-BOP (Bill Of Process) and focus on the development of a MFG strategy and multi-
year roadmap per Product Line, triggering & realizing improvements in the field of performance, cost, standardization the MET PL Engineer will streamline these activities from the PL Group towards the AME NTI group and the CCT group, and reverse.
As an example, it will improve the communication / knowledge sharing between the different CCT’s towards 1 Product Line or from 1 CCT towards the different Product Lines.
As an MET Product Line Engineer it is key to have a solid understanding of the working principle and manufacturing process of a shock absorber within the assigned Product Line Groups.
Ability to learn
Continuous focus on increasing his knowledge.
Autodidactic, willingness to learn (formal and informal learning).
Masters complex matters quickly and accurately.
Able to use basic analytical / statistical tools.
Is focused on solving problems thoroughly.
Works in agreement with Tenneco standard procedures.
Implements standardization and best practices in all locations.
Is focused on implementing high quality standards and uses Poka Yokes, Jidoka, fool- and full-proofing.
Communicates clearly; adjusts his language to the audience.
Is able to give ideas and opinions in a structured way and to the point.
Writes clear and structured mails / reports.
Has good presentation skills.
Mature work habits.
Strong drive towards development of competences and skills.
Professional Technical Knowledge
Technical functional expertise
Strong affinity towards Manufacturing processes
Continuous focus on increasing his technical know-how.
Good knowledge of materials and machine-development
Education / Certification :
Master degree in Engineering (Mechanical or Electro Mechanical)
Work Experience :
3 to 5 years of industrial experience preferably in an Automotive Environment
Specialized Skills / Knowledge :
Well organized and systematic approach with good analytical skills and results oriented
Excellent communication skills
Solid knowledge of multiple Manufacturing and Assembly processes technologies, including latest developments is a plus
Usage of FMEA (Plato), SPC preferably 6Sigma Green Belt
Good knowledge MS-office package (Outlook / Sharepoint / Word / Excel / Powerpoint / Project / Visio / )
Fluent in English, basic knowledge of German - knowledge of other languages is an advantag
Ability to travel
Works as a team-player