Continental Corporation Engineer (m/f) Test Method Development (Wear) Tires in Hanover, Germany
About Continental With sales of €39.2 billion in 2015, Continental is among the leading automotive suppliers worldwide and currently employs more than 215,000 employees in 55 countries. The Tire Division currently has 24 production and development locations worldwide. While the Continental premium tire brand is clearly focused on leading safety performance, the broad brand portfolio and product range offer solutions for most of the market segments. Continuous investments in R&D make a major contribution to cost-effective and ecologically efficient mobility.
Auto req ID 50711BR
Job Title Engineer (m/f) Test Method Development (Wear) Tires
Posting Location Hanover
You will be responsible for test method developments in a field of ongoing research including investigations and understanding of several parameters on tire wear.
Your tasks will be:
Wear and durability test method development for Passengercar-, Van-, Light Truck- and Trucktires - this includes vehicle as well as drum test methods
Leading test method development projects
Proactive review and improvement of existing test methods concerning market relevance and customer requirements
Analysis and evaluation of interactions between test parameters, tire constructions, application conditions and test results (inclusive statistical analysis)
Determination of relevant service parameters for different applications
Transfer service parameters from field to indoor and outdoor test conditions
Working in an interdisciplinary and intercultural environment
Academic Degree in chemistry, physics or mathematics, ideally with a PhD
Prior knowledge of tire testing and/ or tire construction preferred
Analytical abilities to solve complex tasks scientifically without losing sight of the practical results
Quick problem solving capabilities
Experience in project management; self-motivation, performance and target oriented
Open and transparent communication skills; ability to present the results in a clear and convincing way
Very good English language skills
Contact Name Janina Wruck
Division Footer Text Ready to drive with Continental? Take the first step and fill in the online application.