Technology Scout (m/f/d)

Technology Scout (m/f/d)

Job ID:  12723

Regensburg, DE, 93055


Discover your new responsibilities as a Technology Scout (m/f/d) at Vitesco Technlogies. A role with amazing opportunities and exiting insights! 


Your New Responsibilities

  • Globally driving Technology Scouting to ensure future success of Vitesco Technologies
  • Collecting, evaluating and analyzing  global trends for automotive applications
  • Identifiying relevant technology trends and deriving recommendations for action for the development departments and for the Vitesco Technologies Strategy
  • Independent development of regular trend analyses, trend visualizations (radar) and technology reports in order to identify concrete requirements for future products
  • Regular reporting and presentation of the trend results to the Vitesco Technologies Management and other Stakeholders in a  transparent and comprehensive way
  • Tool responsibility for several scouting databases
  • Coordinating global and regional technology scouting activities in close collaboration with regional Technology & Innovation, Business Units and Business Development
  • Developing and facilitating creative workshops to develop input for new projects
  • Active management and expansion of the global Vitesco Technologies scouting network
  • Cooperating with external stakeholders, such as suppliers, universities, research institutes
  • Finding and analyzing relevant Start-Ups to ensure our future business
  • Keep contact to all relevant Vitesco Technologies locations and markets to find the best future solutions world wide

Your Profile:

  • University degree in Engineering, a comparable field of study or an equivalent qualification
  • Long-term technical experience in Automotive Engineering 
  • Long-term expertise in Automotive Electronics and/or Drive Systems
  • Competence in the analysis and evaluation of technological innovations, including evaluation of Start-Ups and Intellectual Property
  • Expertise in technology scouting, innovation methods and tools
  • Fluent written and spoken English and German skills
  • Experience of dealing with and presenting to top management
  • Experience in coordinating interdisciplinary teams
  • Open and respectful team player and very good communication skills


Learn more about your future team:


The applications of severly handicapped people are welcome.


Arbeitszeit: Vollzeit 


Ihr Ansprechpartner: Benjamin Pietsch 

Vitesco Technologies ist ein international führender Entwickler und Hersteller moderner Antriebstechnologien für nachhaltige Mobilität. Mit intelligenten Systemlösungen und Komponenten für Elektro-, Hybrid- und Verbrennungsantriebe macht Vitesco Technologies Mobilität sauber, effizient und erschwinglich. Das Produktportfolio umfasst elektrische Antriebe, elektronische Steuerungen, Sensoren und Aktuatoren sowie Lösungen zur Abgasnachbehandlung. Vitesco Technologies erzielte 2021 einen Umsatz von 8,3 Milliarden Euro und beschäftigt rund 37.000 Mitarbeitende an rund 50 Standorten. Vitesco Technologies hat seinen Hauptsitz in Regensburg.