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Technical Project Lead (f/m/d)

Job Number:  16306
Group:  Magna Electronics
Division:  Magna Electronics Sailauf
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

Sailauf, DE

Group Description


Magna’s ADAS technologies are shaping an autonomous future and improving lives.


Full autonomy is coming. But to create the technology which will bring it into view, you need the desire and ability to adapt complete ADAS systems or modular solutions to any vehicle, for any mobility need.


Magna’s electronics solutions connect OEMs to their customers with features that improve their lives. It’s our expertise across the entire vehicle, key strategic partnerships and culture of innovation that allow us to make our industry-leading technologies road-ready. And it is how we’ll continue to build a safer, smarter and more connected mobility experience for all people.


Role Summary

The Technical Project Lead (TPL) role is responsible to lead the cross functional product team (i.e. EE, SW, ME, SYS, V&V) in all technical activities for the project in Electrification.

Key Responsibilities

  • Lead the work of global team members working on software, hardware and mechanical product teams standardization and reuse through Product Development Life Cycle (PDLC) through coordination and leadership of technical product team
  • Lead and maintain engineering change management, configuration management and engineering risk management activities
  • Identify reusable product units, opportunities for synergy, convince all stakeholders, quantify benefit.
  • Collaborate with hardware engineers, mechanical engineers, firmware engineers, software engineers, validation engineers and system/feature function engineers within Magna product development teams.
  • Monitor and drive defect management to closure and lead the team in all disciplined root cause analysis efforts (both technical and systemic)
  • Support customer presentations & act as the primary product interface to customers on technical topics
  • Ensures engineering targets (quality, delivery timing, performance, product BOM Costs, etc.) for product deliverables are met on-time.
  • Direct the efforts of the product team in the development and production release of engineering deliverables in compliance with product development process and customer expectations.
  • Assess and plan ED activities and determines DV readiness
  • Prioritizes engineering activities, deliverables & actions in order to achieve engineering timing
  • Participates in continuous improvement efforts, researches, recommends and initiates implementation of enhancements to products, processes and programs.
  • Provide support for RFI and RFQ meetings with customers, align responses and prepare and maintain communication responses
  • Ability to travel when necessary to product development locations

Key Qualifications/Requirements


Technical Knowledge: 

- Knowledge of product development engineering practices in automotive field
- Profoun technical knowledge of automotive electronics products
- Familiar with typical automotive OEM requirements


Practical Knowledge: 

- Working knowledge in structured engineering approach 


Personal Requirements: 

- Able to represent technical topics internally and externally 
- Able to self-motivated, tenacious and determined 
- Able to work independently with little to no supervision 


Additional Information



- Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering/Computer Engineering/ Electrical Engineering/ Computer Science or equivalent


Computer Skills: 

- Knowledge of MS Office package (especially Excel)
- PLM and ALM tools (windchill / PTC Integrity)



- Comprehensive knowledge of English (speak & write) 
- Business fluency of local country language (speak & write) 

08--Engineering F--Permanent/Regular 

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