ZF Sr. Engineer, AME in Shanghai, China

Sr. Engineer, AME

Division A - Global Electronics


Job Description

Provide manufacturing expertise in the product group in support of the business planning cycle, manage the development of regional capacities and capital expenditure planning as inputs into the development of the business operational plan (OP) and strategic plan (SP). Actively manage regional capacities and utilization during the OP and SP periods.Develop in cooperation with the manufacturing unit’s capital plans and obtain the necessary approvals of CEA’s. Validatw requests against SP & OP plans and monitor expenditures to ensure the best in class investment, productivity and quality standards are achieved.Benchmark manufacturing processes, equipment, and equipment suppliers against other regional operations and industry standards. Provide AME input into business case preparation, data includes manufacturing location and capacity utilization, new and allocated capital, equipment profile and cycle times, manning (direct & indirect), floor space, support and training requirements and necessary budgets.Assist with the transfer of technology from other regions, participate in the mother plant support activity Understand product drawing requirements, prepare RFQ and specification for the machine supplier, work closely with suppliers to carry out line proposal and quotation development. Participate and promote cost reductions, continuous improvement activities, Health and Safety awareness, and adherence to QS-9000 Systems. Provide a central resource of product line expertise in the product group to the manufacturing units, providing day to day technical support as required. Work with site Process Engineering to promote the development of best-in-class manufacturing processes, take into account regional manufacturing requirements, interface closely with peers within the other TRW regional operations to routinely benchmark operations and share best practice and capitalize on all opportunities to maximize TRW capital equipment purchasing synergies. Team member support new product introduction, provide assistance with internal preparation of manufacturing equipment within manufacturing units as required Halt any activity which may endanger someone’s safety, cause an environmental accident, or produce defective product and bring these activities to the attention of TRW management.

Required Education and Experience

Bachelors Degree

Experience and Skill Requirements

5 years

Position Status

Salaried Full-Time

Functional Area