Cost Engineering Manager
In this newly designed role, we are looking for a motivated individual to drive the integration and implementation of a product cost calculation tool. In order to be successful in this role you need to have strong communication skills and must be comfortable presenting the results to different groups including executive-level participants. If you also bring along the ability to manage deliverables of less senior resources for a project and can manage multiple cost calculation projects simultaneously then please apply now!
- Participation in deployment of a product cost calculation tool.
- Drive integration and requirements of product cost calculation with business systems and processes.
- Build and demonstrate expertise on a product cost calculation software and service offerings and how they align to our needs.
- Build and demonstrate expertise on the manufacturing cost models and on the configuration of the cost calculation software (tools, procedures, tips/tricks).
- Train and mentor the end users on the product cost calculation tool (Power user).
- Train tool administrators on the maintenance of user specific program parts.
- Develop maintenance plans to ensure user specific program parts are kept up-to-date
- Advocate for additional requirements that are necessary or helpful to successfully gain value from the cost calculation tool, and prepare decision documents for management.
- Provide support to users during initial use of the solution.
- Responsible for development and care of several software tools and dashboards related to product cost calculation activities.
- 2-4 years of experience in an engineering discipline
- BS or MS in Mechanical, Industrial or Manufacturing Engineering.
- Experience in cost modelling is a must.
- Ability to manage multiple concurrent cost calculation projects.
- Must be a critical thinker, results-driven, have a positive attitude, and be a team player.
- Experience with a basic scripting language.
- Experience with CAD.
- Fluent in spoken and written German and English