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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.

Launch Manager


WUXI Jiangsu, CN, 214028

Country/Region:  CN

  1. JOB CONTEXT/ SCOPE工作内容/范围:
  • Manage followings of projects:
    • Product quality improvement
    • Product function improvement
    • Cost down
    • Capacity optimization
    • Production transfers
    • In-source/Re-source of product
    • Design change (ECN)
    • Layout optimization
    • Other depending on needs
  • Drive the progress of the project activity to stick on the project timeline and cost control under the KBD process,
    • Establish Production QAP, review the documents’ readiness.
    • Communicate between Project manager and operation function team to bridge the project information, task assignment, progress update.
    • Initiate and manager the process development on both assembly line and tooling kick off, start from RFQ to PAT/R&R/FAT;
    • Review and track the process setup, come out recovery plan to ensure the project meet the predefined target.
    • Coordinate with operation team to make sure tasks from project team are well organized and moving forward.
  • Manager all changes if they are not subjected to customer approval within operation, include but not limited to: BOM creation/change, re-layout, tooling trim, Internal ECN, capacity expansion, Rework, 4M change,…Track all these activities and changes with all the means to satisfy customers and company target: EHS, quality, capacity, on-time delivery, cost, reaction time.
  • Lead, supervise and motivate team members, managing actively conflicts and seeking solutions to ensure good teamwork
  • Other tasks assigned by superior.
  • Bachelor in Electronic or mechanical
  • Fluent in write and oral English.
  • Computer skill: Office/SAP/CAD
  • Basic understanding of accounting and finance principals
  • Familiar with 5 tools (MSA, SPC, FMEA, APQP&PPAP)
  • Minimum 5 yearsexperience in automotive business, including minimum 3 years in project management
  • Proactive, self-motivation and willing to work under pressure
  • Brilliant solving problem skills, with the ability to find ways to work under pressure and make deadlines
  • Strong personality to drive actively projects and achieve targets
  • Strong quality sense for material version control (right version be used at right time in right place)
  • Excellent in close loop communication and accountability
  • Good leadership capabilities and ability to work with all levels of organization
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to interact with a wide range of individuals in a wide range of situations



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:  800
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