Project/NPI Engineering Leader

22 Oct 2016
22 Dec 2016
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Leads new product implementation and production related cost out, productivity activities of the Assembly&Testing COE.
Covers all non-routine engineering related tasks. Establishes and manages a multi skilled engineering group that works on a common base according to well defined strategy and fully supports the assembly, testing, disassembly and painting activities by long term strategic projects and improvements.

Essential Responsibilities

Primary contact for engineering related to design enhancements, new product implementations, product cost out and digitization activities.
• Lead New Product Introduction
o Technical lead of NPI from preparation through execution to final shipment
o Coordinates Farm-in and Farm-out projects from every aspects
• Primary contact for design, configuration management etc. engineering
o Represent Manufacturing in Engineering Reviews, Direct Material Productivity projects etc.
o Maintain relationship with design, requisition and BOP engineering teams
o Coordinates between engineering sourcing and manufacturing related to cost out projects
o Represent Hungary Assembly and Testing CoE in global projects
o Lead technology transfers
• Define and manage manufacturing project engineering strategy
o Building growth vision for CoE by sets up individual and team goals and objectives for project engineers
• Drive productivity projects
o Leading CoE to apply high tech tools supporting manufacturing process like digitization
o Seeking opportunities for standardize across product lines and sharing best practices
o Utilize Lean Six Sigma, Change Management and CAP as methods of product portfolio improvement
• Operator suggestion system management
o Advocate, evaluate and lead to implement operator's suggestions
• Plan, manage and track Investment and Expense budget of all projects for CoE

Decision Making:
• NPI, Farm-in/out
• Product Cost out
• I&E projects
• Lean & Six Sigma projects
• Project related Operators' suggestions
• Project Engineering processes
• DMP ideas


Engineering degree (electrical and/or mechanical)
Manufacturing or engineering experience, shop floor practice, leadership, project management experience
Six Sigma, Lean knowledge (or equivalent), Leadership attitude
Fluent Hungarian, English technical language knowledge is a must, German is advantage

Desired Characteristics

Team player,
Excellent communication,
Project management skills,