Head of Engine Design

Job Description

Job Expectations:

·         Building-up design center infrastructure based on existing environment

·         Accelerating and sustaining growth of the Design and CAE Department

·         Managing, controlling and coordinating long term and day to day operations at the Design and CAE Department.

·         Leading and guiding a growing team of experienced engineers of various background

·         Project managing (cost, timing, quality) design and CAE projects. 

·         High visibility internally and externally - customer interfacing; growing customer relationships

·         Development of proposals in conjunction with global teams

Position Requirements

  • Candidates need to have excellent engineering skills and knowledge in Powertrain design and analysis gained directly from relevant project experience and education.
  • Must possess sound knowledge of Base Engine Design & Development of major engine components
  • Should have good exposure in dealing with leading engine component manufacturers.
  • Good exposure & knowledge in handling engine failures and their root cause analysis.
  • Must have sound knowledge of different simulation techniques used in the design of engine components.
  • Must possess reasonable knowledge on manufacturing & assembly process of engine components
  • Must have reasonable understanding of CAD & CAE softwares used for Engine Design.
  • Must demonstrate the ability to effectively mentor, teach and train diverse team members.
  • High analytical skills for efficient customer requirement definition, problem detection and solution providing
  • Report writing capability i.e. proposals.
  • Budget and deliverable quality responsibilities
  • Ability to work with all levels of management and global project teams.
  • Experience leading teams in a consultancy environment.
  • International Experience – possibly from working with international operating companies and/or off-shore activities
  • Willing to work in an establishing environment, enjoys to shape a growing department to a well recognized service organisation in the industry and within worldwide 
  • Analysis and understanding of competitor companies
  • Working as conduit between India team and teams in USA and Europe to plan, monitor and execute projects from offshore team.