Technology Scout & Inventor

Our client is a leading global supplier for the automotive industry. The in-house design, development, test and manufacturing capabilities are best-in-class for producing quality, innovative and reliable components and products. Our client’s global Research & Innovation Group operates in the development process prior to Advanced Engineering to ensure the company’s business for the long-term future through identification of market and technology trends, development of the required technologies and distributing the knowhow within the company. The position is located in Aachen, Germany.

Your tasks:

  • Market & Technology Monitoring, Trend Scouting and Identification of Technology Enablers & Barriers in the field of automotive electrification, non-automotive industry sectors e.g. renewable energy, and nonautomotive transportation systems
  • Milestone Planning for Innovation, i.e. research, technical gap analysis, development plan and business cases
  • Identify partners for development and industrialization
  • Execution of innovation projects
  • Networking with Research Community and Customers

Your profile:

  • Application knowledge and deep understanding of mechanical power transmission systems
  • Curiosity in development and invention of mechatronic systems
  • Engineering degree (PhD preferred)
  • More than 3 years of working experience in an industrial environment
  • Project Management Skills
  • Experience in working with students/ junior engineers
  • Fluency in English (must) and German (preferred)

Location: Aachen (Germany)


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