Continental Corporation Expert (m/f) Tire Development / Earthmoving 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 212,000 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 51481BR

Job Title Expert (m/f) Tire Development / Earthmoving

Country Germany

Posting Location Hanover

Job Description

For the dynamic and growing product segment earthmoving tires in the business unit Commercial Specialty Tires we are looking for an experienced product developer (m/f) for radial tires located in Hanover. In this role you are part of the growth and the success of the segment. With your active participation and your ideas you are part of implementing our strategy.

Your main responsibilities are:

  • Leading of projects and project work

  • Developing of radial earthmoving tires

  • Definition of the requirement books and design guides

  • Development of new pattern lines

  • Creating tire specifications

  • Supporting the development of new test methods

  • Industrialization of earthmoving tires in cooperation with the producing plant

  • Definition of the plant toolbox, supporting by describing the processes, creating the test tire specifications

  • Cooperation with tire tests at OE customers and end customers

Job Requirements

  • Academic degree in natural science or engineering

  • Multiple years of experience in the tire development are desirable

  • Good knowledge in project management

  • Profound knowledge of the English language (written and spoken)

  • Analytic mind and a self organized as well as team-oriented working style

  • Strong affinity to earthmoving machines

  • Willingness to temporarily travel worldwide is a precondition

Contact Name Janina Wruck

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