R&D Automotive Technical Project Lead in Bayan Lepas at Lumileds

Date Posted: 7/27/2020

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    Bayan Lepas
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Job Description



Technical Project Lead

Penang, Malaysia

Who We Are:

Companies developing automotive, mobile, IoT and illumination lighting applications need a partner who can collaborate with them to push the boundaries of light. With over 100 years of inventions and industry firsts, Lumileds is a global lighting solutions company that helps customers around the world deliver differentiated solutions to gain and maintain a competitive edge. As the inventor of Xenon technology, a pioneer in halogen lighting and the leader in high performance LEDs, Lumileds builds innovation, quality and reliability into its technology, products and every customer engagement. Together with its customers, Lumileds is making the world better, safer, more beautiful—with light.

Headquartered in the Netherlands, Lumileds has approximately 9,000 team members supporting operations worldwide. The Lumileds environment is fast-paced, cutting-edge, intelligent and fun! We are looking for exceptional talent to join our team! To learn more, visit Lumileds.com

Who You Are:

We are looking for someone who are a project lead in product development.

Position Summary:

Lumileds is seeking a highly-qualified Engineer to define, plan & execute automotive product development program according to Business Creation Process.

In this role, you will lead in R&D/Engineering development projects through new technologies introduction.

What You Will Do:

  • To lead  product development tasks, from early concept/prototyping, through design & development to product release.
  • To support in providing technical leadership with breadth & depth in a given field that is critical to Lumileds success. 
  • To support worldwide and cross functional teams to release new automotive products per timeline and according to the Business Creation Process. 
  • To work closely with in-house product lines and subcons in ramping new products to high volume after product release and to enable yield stabilization.
  • To lead in solving complex problems which give huge savings or cost avoidance.
  • To support back end manufacturing as needed to improve on yield, cost reduction and cycle time.
  • To be technical mentor to R&D Engineers. 

What You Will Bring (REQUIRED Qualifications):

  • Understanding and experience with product development process/product creation process (PCP) – lifecycle phases, phase gate review elements, etc.
  • Working familiarity with Statistical Process Control, Statistical Quality Control, Six-Sigma methodology, industrial statistical analysis, data gathering and tracking for Process Capability for Leading & Lagging Key Process Indicators, related setup & organisation of specifications, control plans & documentation.
  • DFx experience – Design For Assembly, DFQuality, DFManufacturability, DFTest, DFCost & DFSS.
  • Familiarity with engineering issues, including specifications, planning schedules, experimental designs.
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate in writing and in presentations. Clear crisp, to the point.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to communicate with experts in a variety of engineering disciplines.
  • Capable to learn specific engineering skills as needed, including mechanical/optical/thermal design and analysis.

Education (Minimum Level)

  • Bachelor's

Field of Study

  • Physics, Chemistry, Material Science/Engineering, Photonics/Optics Engineering, Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Chemical Engineering.

Years of Experience (Minimum)

  • 5 - 7 years

Licenses / Certifications

  • N/A

Preferred Qualifications:

  • N/A

Lumileds is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer