Basic information:

Company: Experis Praha

Field: Others

Job Type: Full time

Posted on: 03.10.2016


Negotiable salary



R&D Engineering Manager - traction equipment

Job description


To effectively lead, manage and develop the Research & Development team of HW/SW/ Design Engineers and Draughtsmen. Develop team members through, coaching and mentoring.

Maintain responsibility for overall leadership and management of Research and Development activities with an emphasis on product design for business areas.

Manage team to support Project Managers in accordance with agreed upon budgets and timelines.

Assess and prioritize the Company's Research and Development objectives to take advance of market opportunities and emerging technologies.

Manage working partnerships with available internal and external resources for product concept, product development, prototype creation, pilot manufacturing and testing.

Develop relationships with external companies to partner in developing new products. Establish and maintain the department budget(s).



Experience of managing a team of design and development engineers, and ensuring they work collaboratively to turn concepts into a marketable proposition.

Solid understanding of electrical / electronic and engineering in order to facilitate the development of a concept and discuss with the team

Minimum of 5 years of management experience with multiple direct reports is preferred.Demonstrable experience of people-management, leadership and both written and verbal communication skills developed in this capacity.

Ability to work independently, prioritize responsibly, supervise and motivate subordinates and to work well with them and others.

Demonstrable excellent interpersonal skills collaborating with co-workers and customers

Comfortable with public speaking and leading meetings with internal and external customers

.Familiarity with specific markets area, e.g. power electronics, rolling stocks, traction equipment etc.

Fluency in written and spoken English.

Degree in Engineering (electrical preferably)

We offer


  • Outstanding and challenging managerial opportunity
  • Be part of highly experienced team in well-established European company.
  • Challenging working environment in close contact with European HQ
  • Team of professionals with top know-how and experience
  • Competitive salary

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