Junior Innovation Engineer - International Assignment, VIE - RD 14073

Function: Engineering (R&D, Manuf. Eng.)
Localization: Germany - Rhineland-Palatinate - Hagenbach
Contract type: VIE
Publication date: 7th December 2018

 

Faurecia is an Equal Opportunity Employer

New trends and expectations are reshaping the automotive industry. Inspired by the exciting new challenges associated with this revolution, Faurecia anticipates the future of mobility developing cutting-edge solutions for smart life on board and sustainable mobility. If you’re willing to contribute and create value for tomorrow’s cleaner and smarter mobility, Faurecia is the place to be.

Our Faurecia Interior Systems Business Group – Europe Division is looking for a VIE - Innovation Engineer m/f for its R&D Center in Hagenbach, Germany.

Please note that applications submitted in French cannot be considered by our non-French speaking teams in our plants worldwide. Only applications submitted in English will be considered. 


 

The main missions of the role are:

  • Self-dependant development of new and improved processes, materials, Designs and products for the use in automotive interior.

  • Project management of innovation projects within the FIS Innovation guideline.

  • Studies to assess the technical feasibility of innovative concepts and ideas. Evaluation of the results.

  • Define technical project targets together with the Innovation Project Leader (IPL)

  • Build Innovation Validation plans based on conception study results and risk analysis. Elaborate Validation data and evaluate results according to the Innovation process.

  • Documentation of results in form of reports, presentations, drawings, samples for presentation, Bills of material. Presentation of results in Innovation comities.

  • Assure patent protection on innovative solutions in close cooperation with the industrial property department.

  • Cooperation with Concept engineering and Poles of Competences department to communicate and assure good transfer of innovation projects into serial development.

  • Cooperation with external development partners and suppliers.

  • Guidance of suppliers in innovation projects.

  • Cooperation with the innovation departments in Méru (France), Auburn Hills (USA) and Valencia (Spain)

                                                     

The length of the VIE is 12 months.


 

The V.I.E., an international young graduate program, enables young professionals who are less than 28 and European Union nationals to work for a French company in any country of the world. Becoming part of this program means going abroad to carry out a professional assignment for up to 24 months whilst benefiting from social care coverage and an interesting salary which depends on the host country. Business France, the French agency for international business development, is in charge of all the administrative procedures of your assignment. For further information, please visit the following link: https://www.civiweb.com/EN/index.aspx and http://careers.faurecia.com/job-offers


 

 

The ideal candidate will have/be: 

 

  • Master Degree in Engineering, ideally in tool building, plastics or automotive engineering experience in design, development and/or pre-development within an industrial environment, especially in the automotive industry.
  • Team Player with extended communication skills
  • International mindset.
  • At least bi-lingual (English is compulsory, German is a real plus).

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