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Via dei Masadori 46 - Z.I. Spini, Trento - Italy

Senior Product Engineer (Project Leader)

Main Activities
  • The role covers a variety of engineering fields, including mechanical, electrical and optical
  • This position involves responsibilities including definition of requirements, tools, validation tests, and management of assembly process during product development
  • This role requires someone to lead a cross-functional team that includes quality lighting, studio, purchasing, manufacturing and function suppliers
  • Our ideal candidate must demonstrate clear communication and project management skills and is a passionate and hardworking person who likes to take on challenges and deliver solid solutions
  • In charge of the mechanical design of the product (Design the product) and lead the CAD technical definition in respect with internal VLS methodology for CATIA and PDM tools (Product Data Management); ensure compliance with DGL (standard Design Guidelines), standard components and standard materials
  • Responsible of the mechanical design of the product respecting quality, cost and lead-time targets
  • Estimate the needed resources for the design activities of the project and manage CAD design activities in accordance with this defined budget
  • Manage the time schedule of his activities and must ensure it is compliant with the project time schedule (Design plan, workload management, define, create, follow WO based on project general technical requirements)
  • Follow and promote Quality control/procedures
  • Prepare mechanical aspects for DR (Design Reviews) according to standard procedure(documents templates, checklists, tools)
  • Responsible of his dedicated design resources competences assessment/development

Desired skills and experience:

  • Knowledge of engineering design of automotive lighting components
  • Experience with DFMEA
  • Experience with GD&T
  • Knowledge of raw materials, plastic injection molding, optics, lighting device manufacturing processes and product release
  • Knowledge of global lighting regulations
  • Communicates information within the Team and / or externally (Suppliers / Customer)
  • Manages / organizes team meetings
  • Availability to travel as needed (including international)
  • Master’s Degree in Engineering Sciences (Electrical, Mechanics, Optics)
  • Wide knowledge of the CAD system: CATIA V5
  • Knowledge and experience of the vehicle development process
  • Office 365+
  • Independent work
  • Teamwork
  • Passion for the automotive industry
fluency in English is mandatory, knowledge of Italian and/or German is a plus.
Can be agreed considering also Candidate’s needs, profile and experience.


To apply for this position send an e-mail to
including a short presentation and attaching your CV.