Project Engineer

Requisition ID:  28993
Job Location(s): 

Santiago De Queretaro, MX

Job Description

Danfoss Queretaro is looking for a skilled Project Engineer. In this position you will coordinate development and production launches of new products and/or changes to existing products. Will serve as the customer liaison at specified periods in the life of the project, coordinate appropriate communication and documentation (both internal and external to the facility).

As Project Engineer you will join a team of highly skilled and committed colleagues working closely together and acting as sparring partners for each other.

Job Responsibilities

Responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Manages multiple new product development projects according to risk and impact his participation is required or is assigned by the Change Board from Plant Notification to Mass Production Start
  • Delivers a flawless execution of Project / Changes major milestones through assigning and monitoring tasks and deliverables to functional/operational areas.
  • Serves as main point of contact and communication of project/changes status, concerns, changes within timing, roadblocks for external entities such as Customers, Danfoss engineering, etc.
  • Conducts meetings as required to keep program team, customers and upper management informed of status and associated risks and implements corrective action and recovery plans as required
  • Assures project/change financials are met on respect profit plan/budget assigned.
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  • Deploy and develop a project management culture.
  • Validation of initial BOM’s against drawings for new launches & engineering changes.

Background & Skills

The ideal candidate possesses these skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, Engineering, or equivalent experience required (Experience defined as to 5 years in an automotive manufacturing environment).
  • Understanding of finished & component parts functions and adept at interpreting mechanical drawings.
  • An understanding of Engineering, Lean Manufacturing and Quality Control Methodology (APQP, IATF 16949, Core Tools), and 3 to 5 years of experience in project management is required.
  • Strong knowledge of project management methodology, fluency in MS Project or equivalent project management software and Earned Value Management.
  • Experience conducting multidisciplinary teams.
  • Application of capital procurement policies & procedures
  • Solid customer negotiation skills
  • Solid organizational skills
  • Strong leadership skills
  • English at conversational level
  • PMI / PMP certification is desirable

Danfoss – Engineering Tomorrow

At Danfoss, we are engineering solutions that allow the world to use resources in smarter ways - driving the sustainable transformation of tomorrow. No transformation has ever been started without a group of passionate, dedicated and empowered people. We believe that innovation and great results are driven by the right mix of people with diverse backgrounds, personalities, skills, and perspectives, reflecting the world in which we do business. To make sure the mix of people works, we strive to create an inclusive work environment where people of all backgrounds are treated equally, respected, and valued for who they are. It is a strong priority within Danfoss to improve the health, working environment and safety of our employees.

Following our founder’s mindset “action speaks louder than words”, we set ourselves ambitious targets to protect the environment by embarking on a plan to become CO2 neutral latest by 2030.

Danfoss is an EO employer and VEVRAA Federal Contractor. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or other protected category.

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 42.000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.
 

 

Danfoss engineers solutions that increase machine productivity, reduce emissions, lower energy consumption, and enable electrification.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, power conversion, motor control, industrial machinery, automotive, marine, and off- and on-highway equipment. We also provide solutions for renewable energy, such as solar and wind power, as well as district-energy infrastructure for cities.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Danfoss is family-owned, employing more than 42.000 people, serving customers in more than 100 countries through a global footprint of 95 factories.