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IP Engineering (m/f/d)

Date:  13-Oct-2021

Raunheim, HE



  • Lead and execute Instrument Panel development work within the Interior Engineering team with a strong focus on lightweight, integration of functions and features in a premium interior environment
  • Ensure cross functional communication in all aspects and escalate challenges early to define robust solution with highest quality, i.e. predict Geometrical Aesthetic and Functional Final Demand fulfillment
  • Define robust part and systems solutions FMEA/DFEMA
  • Fulfill overall vehicle development timing and releases
  • Propose concept and design (styling) solutions to support high end
    execution of the vehicle (premium aspect)
  • Support cross functional teams i.e. Supplier, Package, Design, Manufacturing Engineering and other release areas to understand new methodologies and implement learnings successfully
  • Coordinate support for design and architecture team with development work
  • Ensure that learnings out of benchmark analysis is embedded in processes, guidelines and innovation
  • Lead Innovation Projects and support Intellectual Properties growth
  • Define new standards and best practices for IP acc. to vehicle development plan (NPDS) within the team, LEC (Lotus Engineering China) and GRI (Geely Research Institute)
  • Review and check math data status for completeness, feasibility and approval
  • Other tasks assigned by line manager


  • 5 years` experience in holistic IP development in a Premium OEM and Tier 1 environment and execution of at least 1 vehicle project within comparable position
  • Best if all development steps have been supported, like concept, design, tooling, manufacturing and launch (cradle to grave)
  • Practical and theoretical knowledge of IP manufacturing processes like injection molding, lamination, welding, wrapping, etc.
  • Practical and theoretical knowledge of product development, manufacturing, geometry and design area
  • Ability to find solutions to technical problems
  • Beneficial to have experience in mechanisms and moving elements
  • Fluent in English
  • Embrace and recognize Geely culture
  • High integrity and trust in all activities and communication