Module Leader (Air Inlet Systems)

19 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
MAHLE Powertrain Limited
Contract Type
Full Time
Purpose of Job

The Engineer will be responsible to ensure the new system(s) or component(s) are delivered to production

The position will be responsible for the specification, development, validation and implementation of air inlet systems in vehicles.


Coordinate the activities and processes including other departments such as Design, Development, Purchasing, Quality & Commercial / Project management

Monitor and report the status of the new system and highlight issues appropriately

Vehicle air inlet system specification

To arrange and supervise component or system testing and verification

Support the company capability development and growth

To act as a focus for programs with vehicle air inlet system content

To liaise with clients, suppliers and other internal teams


Degree in Mechanical or Automotive Engineering

Skills and Experience

Experience of air inlet systems and other interacting systems, preferably in a vehicle OEM environment

Setting of attribute targets (Eg. Piece cost, investment cost, weight, performance, package, assembly, legislation etc) and monitoring performance

Cascading of targets into sub-system and component specifications

Knowledge of vehicle, sub-system and component level design, development and validation (CAE & testing)

Manage suppliers using APQP

Knowledge of automotive Product Development Processes (lead DFMEA’s, input into PFMEA’s, coordinate DVP, coordinate robustness studies etc.) is essential

Define deliverables and supply input for Vehicle Gateways in Vehicle PDP

Knowledge of general engineering & manufacturing fundamentals and problem solving techniques

Knowledge of engine & vehicle assembly & logistics processes

Good commercial experience including supplier management

Good communication skills

Self-motivated and possess the drive to complete tasks in a timely manner and with appropriate attention to detail

Ability to work well under pressure and to strict time constraints

Flexibility and willingness to travel to customer and supplier sites for both long and short durations

German language skills, advantageous but not essential

Experience working in an engineering consultancy environment advantageous but not essential


Ability to work on own and as a part of a team

Confidence to communicate effectively at all levels

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