Lead Lighting Engineer

Ostrava, English, Lead Lighting Engineer, CATIA

Your new company

For our client – HELLA Autotechnik Nova, we are looking for a candidate for the position of Lead Lighting Engineer.
Hella Autotechnik Nova is a family-owned company, focused on the development and production of components for the automotive industry and the spare parts trade, represented in more than 35 countries. In the Czech Republic our production centres¨design and manufacture headlamps and rear lamps for automobiles for prestigious clients such as BMW and Skoda.

Your new role

As Lead Lighting Engineer you will be responsible for the whole project (production of rear lamps). You will coordinate a project team of optics engineers and optics technicians, and will also act as an intermediary between the customers and the project team. You will oversee the entire concept development (testing of prototypes and product optimisation). You will support your project team with your problem-solving attitude, and cooperate with the System Manager and/or the Head of Optics.You will be working in a hybrid mode and will be expected to travel abroad as well. You will be based in Ostrava, Czech Republic.

What you'll need to succeed

To succeed you will need:
- University degree in the field of Optics or Physics
- 5+ experience with optics design (CATIA) and simulations, or other relevant experience in this field, either in the position of Optics Engineer or with lighting technology
- Advanced English, as you will be in touch with foreign customers and work with an international team
- Ability to work under pressure, flexibility, problem-solving attitude, a penchant for teamwork, good organisational skills
- Excellent communication and presentation skills

What you'll get in return

Hella will provide a comprehensive relocation package to you and, should you wish it, your family as well. You will also enjoy benefits such as 5 weeks of holiday, cafeteria system, healthcare insurance, additional pension scheme, corporate and social events, legal, psychological and health assistance, and many more.

What you need to do now

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Job Type
Ostrava - Mesto
Closing date
31 Jul 2022

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Veronika Mihucova, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Prague
Hays Czech Republic, Olivova 4/2096

Telephone: +420 602 492 024