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Lightweight Integration Engineer(m/f/d)

Date:  06-Oct-2021

Raunheim, HE


  • Lead and execute development work within the Body & Exterior Engineering team for new materials and new technology implementation for premium and luxury vehicles
  • Lightweight product development with an application focus on Body in White, Closures and Exterior and on overall vehicle
  • Application of diverse lightweight materials and technologies on vehicle program to fulfil performance, weight and cost targets
  • Documentation and presentation of project work
  • Perform detailed vehicle benchmark analysis
  • Lead lightweight concept work and weight reduction proposal definition on overall vehicle
  • Definition of weight target(s) on vehicle, system and component level  
  • Actively manage the weight attribute for the overall vehicle by working together with all development teams within Europe and China
  • Documentation and presentation of weight status    
  • Lead cross-functional communication and work in all aspects and escalate challenges early to define robust solutions with the highest quality
  • Define lessons learned and design guidelines
  • Ensure that learnings out of benchmark analysis are embedded in processes, guidelines and innovation
  • Develop and define future material strategy acc. to vehicle development plan (NPDS) within GATD team and at GRI
  • Other tasks assigned by the line manager



  • Professional knowledge and experience of lightweight technology in vehicle engineering
  • Experience of development projects with applying light metals and composites in body, closures and Exterior
  • Detailed experience in developing multi material body structures
  • Knowledge on High Pressure Die Cast (HPDC) part design and development
  • Practical and theoretical knowledge of product development, manufacturing, geometry and design area
  • Solid knowledge of CATIA V5 to assess 3D data for concept definition
  • Ability to find solutions to technical problems
  • Fluent in English, both orally as well as written
  • Independent, logical and goal orientated working style
  • Embrace and recognize Geely culture
  • High integrity and trust in all activities and communication