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R&D HEAD

City: Sofia

Our client is LEM Bulgaria, a leading swiss company in electrical measurement offering one of the best solutions for energy and mobility.

For their office in Sofia, we are looking for an experienced, positive and people-oriented professional to take on the role of a R&D HEAD

Your Mission will be:

  • Development and delivery of new products into the LEM portfolio
  • Continuous improvement of products under the responsibility of LBG
  • Support of other departments (Sales, Product Management, Laboratory, Operations)

Main Responsibilities:

  • Leadership of R&D team in LBG, coaching, competency improvement
  • Hiring and training of team members
  • Work with Product Management supporting the new product strategy and roadmap
  • Resource allocation and capacity planning for new projects
  • Input to Industry R&D core management team and LBG management team
  • Input to and leadership of continuous improvement initiatives
  • Sharing of information between project teams and sites
  • Ensuring compliance with LEM processes and Standards including internal and external Audits
  • Management of R&D suppliers such as subcontractors and technology providers
  • Interfacing to universities and technical institutions for technological development
  • Customer support for quality issues or during new product development

Qualifications:

  • Degree in Electronics, Software or Mechanical Engineering
  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in Industrial device or component development ideally high-volume environment
  • Minimum 5 years’ team leadership experience, ideally within a matrix organization
  • Knowledge of transducer applications in power electronics applications such as drives, traction, inverters etc.
  • Good level of English language skills, other languages (Bulgarian, French) are an advantage
  • Experience in international R&D organizations

Bonus points:

A know how and expertise in some of the following:

  • Project Management and controlling
  • Product Management
  • International Standards
  • Digital electronics knowledge (microcontroller)
  • Analogue Electronics
  • Mechanical design and materials (plastics/metal parts)

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

People Solutions Factory has an unlimited License № 2052/31.05.2016 for providing human resources services.

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