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Technical Specialist with focus on cost down activities - Residential Heating

Requisition ID:  20335
Job Location(s): 

Silkeborg, DK

Job Description

Danfoss Residential Heating is looking for a Technical Marketing Engineer to strengthen our mechanical radiator thermostat business. In this position you will primarily be optimizing our product offerings by cost down activities, therefore you need to have a strong technical insight into heating systems and the dynamics in the applications. Together with the team it will be your main goal to make sure that Danfoss keeps being perceived as premium brand.  

 

You will report to the Product Management Director and be working from our office in Silkeborg, Denmark. 

Job Responsibilities

As our new Technical Marketing Engineer, you will become our main driver when it comes to cost down activities/projects in the marketing department. You will ensure that the proposed cost down initiatives are applicable in the heating applications where the products are used and to ensure that possible initiatives can be accepted by our customers.

 

Responsibilities

 

  • Be the main driver in cost down activities for the product categories to secure:
    • all categories are covered.
    • all relevant cost down lenses and approaches are used.
    • sufficient pipeline of ideas to achieve yearly targets.
    • cost down initiatives are implemented effectively.
    • execution of defined cost down activities as product management representative.

 

Other tasks

 

  • Drive the complexity reduction agenda and continuously monitor sales development and optimize portfolio in that regard.
  • Technical support in relation to the mechanical TRV products and accessories and how they interact in applications towards Danfoss sales companies and customers.
  • Complaint handling and related communication with Danfoss sales companies in different countries and the R&D team.

Background & Skills

To be considered for this position you need to be an authorized HVAC Installer / HVAC Technician and have +4 years of experience. Alternatively, you hold a bachelor’s degree within mechanical engineering with practical flair and solid understanding of heating systems. Also, financial experience is an advantage for this position.

 

Furthermore, you need:   
  • Data-driven personality – be able to gather and evaluate complex data.
  • Structured behavior.
  • Quality performance in every task
  • Consistent and pro-active approach.
  • Customer driven mindset and business understanding.
  • Strong drive and a “finisher” type.
  • Open-minded and good in building trustworthy relations with/towards stakeholders in sales, R&D, procurement and production sites.
  • Fluent in English, both written and spoken.
  • Preferable master German language.
  • Limited travelling (10 days/year).

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.

 

For job-specific and/or technical enquiries, please contact Product Management Director, Hans Erik Larsen, +45 2326 1459.

 

Please apply at your earliest convenience. We do not have an application deadline but accept applications as long as the job is posted. The position will be closed down once we have found the right candidate.

 

Danfoss engineers advanced technologies that enable us to build a better, smarter, and more efficient tomorrow. In the world’s growing cities, we ensure the supply of fresh food and optimal comfort in our homes and offices, while meeting the need for energy-efficient infrastructure, connected systems, and integrated renewable energy.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, motor control, and mobile and industrial machinery.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Today, Danfoss holds market-leading positions, serving customers in more than 100 countries. We are privately held by the founding family.

 

Danfoss engineers advanced technologies that enable us to build a better, smarter, and more efficient tomorrow. In the world’s growing cities, we ensure the supply of fresh food and optimal comfort in our homes and offices, while meeting the need for energy-efficient infrastructure, connected systems, and integrated renewable energy.

Our solutions are used in such areas as refrigeration, air conditioning, heating, motor control, and mobile and industrial machinery.

Our innovative engineering dates back to 1933. Today, Danfoss holds market-leading positions, serving customers in more than 100 countries. We are privately held by the founding family.