Technical Project Leader / Problem Manager

Technical Project Leader / Problem Manager

Job ID:  26924

Timisoara, Timis, RO

As a Technical Project Leader / Problem Manager in our organization you will be responsible for the successful execution of all tasks of product development, design, and test within the scope of the functional, quality, time and cost objectives of the project. You will coordinate the technical development of Battery Management Systems. This product is part of the Control Technology Department of Vitesco. In the role of TPL you will be responsible to coordinate the Project Core Team and in the Quote Team. In Vitesco the Technical Project Leader is the central engineering contact for the project manager.


This overall technical lead position is ideally suited for automotive engineers passionate by the electro mobility revolution. Our products incorporate state-of-the-art electronics, actuators, and different types of sensors (pressure, position, speed sensors).


During your daily activities you will be responsible for:


  • Driving the technical concept and obtaining the agreement on schedule, estimations, and risks within R&D project team;
  • Defining the detailed project planning of technical development for the complete product;
  • Panning of tasks and assigning to subsystem responsible (software, electronics, mechanics);
  • Reviewing and releasing the specification for the product;
  • Deciding on how to approach, plan and execute risk management activities within R&D project;
  • Monitoring the complete technical performances of all disciplines in the project and define corrective measures if deviating from the plan;
  • Tracking and analysis of the technical disciplines project progress (time, quality, costs) and for the reporting with the valid tool and process set;
  • Prepare and perform project reviews (i.e. Engineering release, object, milestones);
  • Attending customer and internal audits;
  • Presenting the technical results to customer;
  • Delivery of well-functioning technical products/ systems;
  • Acting as key interface to the suppliers and customers during development phase regarding all technical aspects;
  • Offering support for the Project Manager in customer meeting with technical expertise.


 A mentor will support you to stepwise take over own responsibility after an initial training phase which will familiarize you with our products, tools, processes and organization.


Job requirements:


  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical, Control or Computer Engineering;
  • Knowledge of project management methods;
  • Knowledge with regards to system development for real-time embedded systems;
  • Read and understand system diagrams and electronic design diagrams;
  • Planning, Monitoring and Controlling;                                     
  • Customer Management;                                                                                                         
  • Resource Management;
  • Change Management;                                                                                                            
  • Risk Management;                                                                                                       
  • Negotiation skills;                                                                                                                   
  • Presentation skills;                                                                                                                 
  • Quality Management;                                       
  • Willingness to support abroad delegation assignments;
  • English language.


We are Passionate about:


  • Bringing in our expertise to drive results through our Integration Program in a professional & dynamic team;
  • Fostering a company culture that stand by our employees through our medical subcription plans: medical insurance, life insurance, 1000 RON net/Year for dental services.


We are Pioneering about:


  • Sustainability, which is at the core of our mission to power clean mobility;
  • The key scope of our business which is electrification in the automotive industry;
  • We want you to have the opportunity to work wherever is best for you:
    • Our "Mobile Work Policy" gives our employees the opportunity to achieve the best possible balance between work and their private life.


We are Partnering about:


  • Believing in good pay for good performance by offering:
    • Competitive salaries based on performance, commitment and results;
    • 13th Salary;
    • 20 RON/net meal tickets.
  • Building an empowering working environment through our Mentorship Program ensured by experienced colleagues for a period of 6 months;
  • Cross-moving, which allows you to follow your desired professional path and align your future career with our product diversity;
  • Encouraging our employees to pursue their interests, skills, experiences and talents and we support them by: Bookster subscription, 7Card, gym memberships, discounts to our partners, trainings, growing number of vacation days, referral bonuses.


Working Time: Full time 


Your Contact Partner: Mihai-Alexandru Toma 

Vitesco Technologies is a leading international developer and manufacturer of state-of-the-art powertrain technologies for sustainable mobility. With smart system solutions and components for electric, hybrid and internal combustion drivetrains, Vitesco Technologies makes mobility clean, efficient, and affordable. The product range includes electrified drivetrain systems, electronic control units, sensors and actuators, and exhaust -gas aftertreatment solutions. In 2021, Vitesco Technologies recorded sales of €8.3 billion and employs around 37,000 employees at about 50 locations worldwide. Vitesco Technologies is headquartered in Regensburg, Germany.