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Production Engineer (New Products Industrialization)


Your job:

  • Responsible for planning and realization of concepts for industrialization of new products. 
  • Working in an interdisciplinary team being responsible for the process development, implementation of new lines, technologies, and machines under consideration of the related design standards, quality and cost requirements.
  • Initiates and controls the construction and/or procurement of production and assembly equipment, defines the technical requirements and releases the equipment (including process capability).  
  • Releases requirement and functional specifications for equipment and production concepts. 
  • Plans and designs workstations using appropriate methods (e.g. MTM, EAWS).
  • Applies guidelines for production-oriented product design and aligns solutions with R&D/ project team. Acts as key partner for R&D for new products industrialization. 
  • Responsible for equipment ramp-up until project finalization. 
  • Plans strategic technological skills with Operations for Novelties according to Roadmap. 
  • Continuously enhances and seeks out methods and tools and actively acquire new knowledge.


Technical Competencies and Requirements:

  • Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in Engineering.
  • Excellent written and spoken English, knowledge in German language will be considered as advantage. 
  • Familiarity with ERP systems ( SAP) is an asset
  • Very good command of MS Office. 


Professional Competencies and Requirements:

  • Proven expertise and practical experience in Production Engineering or Process Development at least 3 years.
  • Experience in production/manufacturing environment and especially in industrialization/production of electrical devices or electronics products will be considered as a serious advantage.
  • Understanding of manufacturing and quality engineering principles and concepts. 
  • Statistical knowledge in basic SPC and engineering experiments.


Personal Competencies and Requirements:

  • Capable of making fast decisions and taking the responsibility for the results in dynamic and changing environment;
  • Oriented towards goals achieving and results;
  • Focused on the added value for the internal and/or external clients;
  • Team player, able to work in a multicultural working environment;
  • Thinking out of the box, creativity and continuous improvement attitude;
  • Flexible, adaptable, open to meet the change and acquire new knowledge and skills.


You can expect the following with us:

  • Motivating compensation and social benefits package
  • Opportunity to work on a variety of projects in the field of industrial automation, IIoT and robotics;
  • Professional development and learning opportunities in high technology and production environment.


In case your professional qualification corresponds to the above requirements and you wish to join our growing team, please send us your CV and a cover letter. 


Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. Your documents and personal data will be treated as confidential and will be protected according to Bulgarian Data Protection Legislation and the General Data Protection Regulation 2016/679 (GDPR).


HR contact person: Filipa Ilieva, careersbgproduction@festo.com

Reference code: 11201

Company:  Festo Production EOOD

София, BG, 1000

We look forward to your application!