Hardware Project Lead

Department: Software
Project Location(s): Sibiu
Education: Bachelor’s Degree
Experience: 8+ years in Product Development


  • Customer interface, project management, and technical lead of a project team (Electrical,
    Mechanical, Optical, Validation engineers) are the main activities;
  • GPEP Process, PTC Integrity, PTC Windchill, SAP Systems must be utilized to ensure
    activities are completed efficiently and on schedule to meet program expectations;
  • Develop electrical / mechanical / optical hardware in compliance with Global Product
    Engineering Process (GPEP);
  • Project management of all hardware and validation related activities per master timing
  • Primary hardware interface to the customer;
  • Evaluate customer specifications and translation into designs;
  • Evaluating internal and external engineering design change requests;
  • Develop and manage project level hardware requirements;
  • Communication and project status reporting including Timing and budget;
  • Tracking and resolution of change requests and defect records;
  • Deployment of development documentation according development process GPEP;
  • Release hardware design for assigned project(s) and quotes;
  • Risk management / Mitigation of Risks regarding Hardware;
  • Meet BOM and engineering effort budgets for assigned project (Drive VAVE activities).


  • Attractive salary (negotiable based on technical knowledge);
  • Meal Tickets;
  • One bonus vacation day for every 2 years of seniority in our company;
  • Flexible working time and remote work opportunity;
  • Private medical insurance package;
  • Bonus for internal recommendation;
  • Access to over 650 sports centers in the 7Card network;
  • Opportunity to read a lot of books from Bookster;
  • Relocation package in case of need for a convenient start;
  • Environment provided for professional development;
  • High tech infrastructure.


  •  Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering Electrical Engineering (Master’s preferred);
  • Minimum of 8 years technical experience in product development;
  • Minimum of 5 years automotive customer experience;
  • Demonstrated technical knowledge of product development engineering practices in
    electrical engineering field;
  • Knowledge of the application and delivery of advanced electronic systems into the
    automotive industry;
  • Understanding of new technologies and cutting-edge methods in the industry;
  • Demonstrated problem solving skills as well as keen analytical abilities in a teamwork
  • Working knowledge in structured engineering approach;
  • Working knowledge in risk management;
  • Advanced Knowledge of IATF16949 / ISO 26262 Processes;
  • Comprehensive working knowledge of the Product Development Life Cycle (GPEP);
  • Good team and people skills, including interpersonal skills that are required to lead,
    mentor, communicate, and build the technical capabilities of a cross-functional and cross-cultural organization;
  • Able to work effectively in a global environment;
  • Able to represent technical topics internally and externally;
  • Expert communication skills;
  • Travel (domestic and international) may be needed;
  • Self-starter who can work in a fast paced and multifaceted environment;
  • Strong and effective decision-making skills;
  • Knowledge of analysis and engineering tools (i.e. requirement, change and configuration
    management tools, document control and archiving tools, modelling and analysis tools,
  • Knowledge of English language (verbal and written).
Please apply now at: careers@gess-engineering.com

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