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Kongsberg Automotive provides world-class products to the global vehicle industry. Our products enhance the driving experience, making it safer, more comfortable and sustainable. With revenues of approx. EUR 1.1 billion and approximately 11.500 employees in 19 countries, Kongsberg Automotive is truly a global supplier. The company is headquartered in Zürich, Switzerland and has more than 25 production facilities worldwide. The product portfolio includes seat comfort systems, driver and motion control systems, fluid assemblies, and industrial driver interface products developed for global vehicle manufacturers.

Product Design Engineer


Siofok, HU, H-8600

Country/Region:  HU

About the position

The LDC Product Design Engineer’s primary function is to create and engineer light duty cable products for the Automotive Industry that satisfies agreed upon customer requirements. The Product Design Engineer manages the product development cycle from concept to production and ensures products are developed within an agreed timeframe. The following skills/attributes are critical in order to achieve these objectives, to support project/program execution, and to meet engineering deliverables.




  • Interpret Customer requirements and write specifications that define those specifications internally.
  • Follow the established Product Development Process and directions from the Product Engineering Team Leader.
  • Conduct or attend brainstorming sessions
  • Develop Product Concepts.
  • Conduct or attend cross-functional team design and feasibility reviews.
  • Periodically accompany Application Engineers, Program Managers, and Sales on visits to current or potential customers.
  • Must utilize and promote standardization, best design practices, and continuously seek ways to improve the design of products in the local site, and across Global Automotive sites by participation in problem solving exercises and focus groups.
  • Coordinate product testing for design validation, design verification, product analysis/studies, benchmarking.


  • Ability to generate product designs and product design concepts. A knowledge of Catia and/or ProE is necessary.
  • Must be detail oriented, highly organized, and work independently as well as part of a cross-functional team.
  • Must be familiar with and have a proven knowledge of mechanism design, machined components design, plastic part design, plastic moulding technology.
  • MS or BS degree: Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.
  • English on negotiation level.
  • We look for a willingness to travel occasionally
What we offer

Your future job location offers you:  flexible worktime options | team building events | Cafeteria with various options | young, dinamic and small management team | friendly atmosphere | career opportunities  | room for creativity | training opportunities

Job location: Siófok Industrial Park, Hungary (direct access from M7 motorway, distance from Székesfehérvár 45 km / 20 minutes)

Application / Contact

If this sounds interesting and likely the right challenge for you, we look forward to receiving your application to job.siofok@ka-group.com

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.

Step forward into your distinguished career at Kongsberg Automotive!


Application Id:  886
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