Vehicle Planning Engineer

Ingolstadt, Germany
Engineering

Italdesign is looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic engineer willing to join a great opportunity in Germany. Italdesign is expanding its activities in the field of Vehicle Planning for all vehicle projects of the Group. You will be part of an interdisciplinary, international and networked Vehicle Planning team and together with specialists of the Whole Vehicle Development you will be part of the development process for series products, from concept phase to start of production. You will be responsible to reach the targets of the assigned field of development.

Responsibilities

  • Test-vehicle needs collection from different Department
  • Optimization of Test-vehicle usage
  • Test-vehicle status reporting and procurement
  • Organizing vehicle transports, camouflage, lease agreements etc.
  • Building process following to align building- with testing requirements
  • Intense building follow-up of test-vehicles
  • Test-vehicles recording, data management and acceptance (including Zp8)
  • Creation of documentation necessary to the test-vehicle acceptance including restrictions of usage with Quality
  • Test-vehicle logistic organization

Requirements

Key requirements

  • Knowledge of Operational Rules and Processes of AUDI and/or VW is mandatory;
  • Testing experience of 2-5 Years
  • Knowledge of AU/VW planning system (i.e AVx, EVx)
  • Availability to business trip
  • ability to work to a very high level of accuracy and detail
  • leadership and clear sense of direction
  • Negotiation skills for suitable compromise achievement between different needs
  • oral and written communication skills
  • interpersonal skills to build strong contacts with design and test engineers
  • persistence and endurance to overcome significant challenges
  • problem solving ability in cross-functional and multi-cultural environment; able to define problems, collect relevant data, extract meaning from data, and draw valid conclusions
  • analytical skills with regards to logistics analysis, data manipulation, and the ability to create information from data
  • ability to effectively communicate timelines and project progress with both internal and external management teams
  • ability to adapt to a dynamic working environment and work within a diverse team
  • Summary knowledge

Preferential requirements

  • Independent, structured and analytical way of working;
  • Self-motivated;
  • High reliability;
  • Flexible and hardworking;
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Office.

Other Informations

  • Education: Master’s degree in Mechanical or Automotive Engineering;
  • Language skills: Fluent knowledge of written and spoken English and German are required; knowledge of Italian would be appreciated;
  • Workplace: Ingolstadt (Germany);
  • Benefits: continuous training (technical, soft and languages skills), mobility services, smart working, good work-life balance

All genders welcome

Just for reasons of easier readability, only the grammatical male form is used in person names.

This always means people of every gender identity. We embrace diversity, actively encourage inclusion and create an environment that fosters each employee’s individuality in the interests of the company.

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