Lead Engineer - Exterior (f/m/x)

Permanent Employment, Full-time · München

Your Tasks

  • Owner and driver of multiple complex exterior systems
  • Ensure the core project targets and deadlines for cost, quality and time are met
  • Closely engage with engineering service providers (ESPs), managing design maturity milestones and project deliverables
  • Drive robust issue resolution across range of complex systems
  • Effective communication and coordination between internal/external stakeholders
  • Develop system-specific timing plans to support whole vehicle project planning
  • Design and production release of systems, subsystems and components
  • Setup and organisation of virtual and physical verification/validation plans
  • Support your colleagues in preparing RFQ documentation
  • Particular focus on production in a sustainable, environmentally friendly way

Our Requirements

  • Degree (BEng/BSc or MSc/MEng) in a relevant engineering discipline: e.g. automotive or mechanical engineering
  • Demonstrable relevant experience in automotive projects in an OEM, tier 1 supplier or ESP
  • Excellent project management and communication skills
  • Ability to make complex decisions with incomplete data
  • Technical experience and familiarity with exterior systems
  • Good ability to understand and interpret CAE results and take appropriate action
  • Good understanding of overall vehicle requirements and safety requirements
  • Knowledge of part manufacturing processes (injection moulding, metal forming etc)
  • Experience with automotive processes and systems (DFMEA, PPAP, APQP)
  • Proficienct using PDM/PLM systems, experience with CATIA is an advantage
  • Practical/workshop experience on prototypes or vehicle servicing is an advantage
  • Enthusiastic about sustainability, passionate about the products we are developing
  • Fluent in English. Good knowledge of German is desirable

What to expect

  • A visionary team in a rapidly growing, young company
  • No deadlocked processes and hierarchies, but a lot of courage to create a future mobility provider
  • Our proSono platform offers you the chance to pitch and realize your own projects - your ideas are welcomed, not feared
  • A culture of appreciation, in which we celebrate successes as well as mistakes
  • Flexible working hours
  • An open, modern office with little paper but Trello & Slack instead
  • Organic bread flatrate, free drinks, vegan catering service, etc.


You see yourself as our new Lead Engineer - Exterior (f/m/x)? Then apply via our online form and convince us. We are looking forward to you!