Kongsberg Automotive provides cutting-edge technology to the global vehicle industry. We drive the global transition to sustainable mobility by putting engineering, sustainability, and innovation into practice. Headquartered in Zurich, with revenues of over EUR 830 million, the company’s 5,700 employees are spread over 18 countries worldwide. Our product portfolio includes driver and motion control systems, fluid assemblies, and industrial driver interface products. Find more information at: www.kongsbergautomotive.com

Manufacturing Technology Manager (m/f/d)


Hallbergmoos, DE, 85399

Country/Region:  DE

About the position

The current dynamic business environment has companies pivoting to address volatile demand, rising cost, a challenging labor environment, regulation and supply chain shortage.
Do you want to shape with your ideas how the future of the manufacturing will look like?
We are looking for someone who is passionate of manufacturing technology and have experience in automotive or industrial segments.
At Kongsberg Automotive are working on developing our manufacturing technologies to be ahead of future needs and trends!


We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Manufacturing Technology Manager based in Europe, to join our new Industrial Engineering and Operational Excellence KA group team. You will shape the future of our manufacturing technology. In line with our global products and systems roadmap you will
-    identify core manufacturing technologies used in KA and disruptive new technologies that will be of competitive advantage for KA.
-    drive the improvement and standardization of the core and new technologies throughout the global manufacturing footprint.
-    Screen, test and evaluate new technologies via benchmark, and support the launch of them in our worldwide manufacturing locations.
-    Coordinate expert groups (including multi-functional teams) to develop and agree on technologies standards within KA and wherever possible throughout the global footprint.
-    Collect, document, and share internal KA know-how. Distribute best practice examples and support implementation.


•    University degree in relevant field
•    A minimum of 5 years’ experience within Process/Manufacturing engineering organization
•    Interest or already experiences in smart technologies at support of manufacturing
•    Industrial experience, automotive industry experience a merit
•    Knowledge of continuous improvement methods and tools
•    Efficient, proactive and a hands-on approach
•    Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
•    Facilitation skills with a high focus on solutions
•    Business fluent in English written and spoken

What we offer

High paced global environment with endless opportunities
Possibility to influence and make a difference in all aspects of the job
Inspiring and people-oriented leadership
Growth opportunities and career development
Integrity, accountability, creativity and teamwork

Application / Contact

If this sounds interesting and likely the right challenge for you, we look forward to receiving your application!


Please register your CV/resume and cover letter.

Within your application, please inform us regarding your notice period and salary expectations.


The applications will be handled on an ongoing basis and the position may be filled before the application deadline date.

We want your integrity, accountability, creativity and teamwork mindset and skills

In Kongsberg Automotive we embrace diversity within our workforce. We make recruiting decisions based on experience and skills and pride ourselves on having a strong culture of leadership, diversity and inclusiveness.

We aim to employ the world’s brightest minds, providing a limitless pool of ideas and opportunities, who will incorporate our core values within their work. We believe in hiring talented people of varied backgrounds, experiences and styles and offer an unlimited contract within a dynamic and international environment with prospects for personal growth.

Welcome to an outstanding career in Kongsberg Automotive!

Keywords:  Engineering, Manufacturing Technology Manager
Application Id:  2964
Posting date::  Mar 21, 2023