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Senior Project Engineer

Job Number:  65552
Group:  Magna Seating
Division:  Magna Seating Turkey
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

Golcuk, TR

Work Style:  On-Site

About us

We see a future where everyone can live and move without limitations. That’s why we are developing technologies, systems and concepts that make vehicles safer and cleaner, while serving our communities, the planet and, above all, people.


Forward. For all.


Group Summary

Magna is an innovative leader in the development and manufacturing of seating structures, foam and trim, mechanisms, and complete seats for global automotive, heavy truck and bus industries. Seating is at the center of the consumer vehicle experience and our seating solutions are developed from consumer research, prioritizing comfort, convenience and connectivity.


About the Role

Plans and formulates engineering program and organizes project staff. Assigns project personnel to specific phases or aspects of project, such as technical studies, product design, preparation of specifications and technical plans and product testing. Reviews product design for compliance with engineering principles, organization standards and customer requirements. Directs integration of technical activities and products. Evaluates and approves design changes, specifications and drawing releases.

Your Responsibilities

  • Management of Seat Systems design and development activities
  • Responsible  for component selection, engineering calculations and designs in accordance with relevant standards in new product development or existing product improvement projects
  • Perform root cause analysis for improvements at project stages, develop alternatives and manage the process end-to-end until results are obtained,
  • Provide trainings and contribute to the development of the team 
  • Researching technical issues, writing articles, attending conferences 
  • Coordinate the projects  with other departments, execute them in accordance with the plan and reporting regularly

Who we are looking for

  • Graduated from University from  Engineering Department, Master or Doctorate Degree/Student is a must
  • Min. 3 years of experience in similar position
  • Good level of English knowledge
  • Analytical thinking, problem solving, strong written and verbal communication, effective time management,
  • Planning and coordination skills, presentation and reporting skills,
  • Preferably experienced in automotive seat systems,
  • Experienced in Ford OTOSAN product commissioning systems
  • Experienced in technical drawing standards, specification reading, interpretation, critical dimensions and tolerances and PLM systems
  • Catia and SAP knowledge will be an asset
  • R&D center procedure and operation knowledge will be an asset 
  • No travel restrictions,


Your preferred qualifications

What we offer

At Magna, you can expect an engaging and dynamic environment where you can help to develop industry-leading automotive technologies. We invest in our employees, providing them with the support and resources they need to succeed. As a member of our global team, you can expect exciting, varied responsibilities as well as a wide range of development prospects. Because we believe that your career path should be as unique as you are.

Site Benefits

Awareness. Unity. Empowerment.

At Magna, we believe that a diverse workforce is critical to our success. That’s why we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We hire on the basis of experience and qualifications, and in consideration of job requirements, regardless of, in particular, color, ancestry, religion, gender, origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability or gender identity. Magna takes the privacy of your personal information seriously. We discourage you from sending applications via email to comply with GDPR requirements and your local Data Privacy Law.

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