Join ABB and work in a team that is dedicated to creating a future where innovative digital technologies allow greater access to cleaner energy.
Support the R&D Manager for an assigned domain in the planning and management of research and development (R&D) activities and resources.
Support the development of projects and identify the budget of the specific functional area (e.g. hardware / software / electronic / mechanical).
Lead R&D Engineers in order to meet requirements of product development projects.
Serves as a technical resource for internal (research colleagues and management) and external contacts (customers, technology groups, R&D funding bodies, educational institutions, etc.).
Creates technology roadmaps for assigned domain. Provides input to leadership regarding technology strategy planning.
Drives and fosters a culture of innovation within the department.
Plans and ensures an optimal project portfolio for the team. Plans capacity, people and resources for R&D projects. Oversees efficient, timely and quality project execution using the most appropriate internal and external resources and partners (e.
g. universities, Corporate Research Centers (CRCs)). Recommends, develops, and improves processes and procedures to enhance local operations.
Applies appropriate development and quality standards and monitors local product quality and change requests to identify issues.
Partners with Local Business Unit management to ensure appropriate representation of needs within R&D projects. Evaluates local market requirements and innovation and provides feedback to appropriate product, manufacturing and R&D strategies.
Supports and oversees transfer of technology and knowledge within the team, between internal partners (Local and Global Business Units and laboratories).
Actively contributes to technical bodies both inside and outside the Company. Promotes ABB R&D internally and externally to foster cooperation and knowledge sharing with external resources and communities. Builds, develops and
maintains strong relationships with internal and external (customers, universities, etc.) contacts.
Ensures action is taken to manage risks and that appropriate consideration is given to IP issues when collaborating with other parties.
Responsible for risk and opportunity assessment and mitigation strategy in own area.
Prepares annual and multi-year budget in cooperation with R&D Manager.
Manages assigned resources for R&D activities, assigns tasks to team members, and supervises workload and work allocation within the project team.
Ensures appropriate competencies are developed and acquired within the team to support development of future products and systems.
We are looking for a candidate with Bachelor Degree in Mechatronic Engineering.
At least 10 years of experience in R&D areas.
Knowledge of System Integration Technologies.
Knowledge of Agile Metodology and Scrum.
Knowledge of AutoCAD, SolidWorks and MS Project.
Advanced english level.