As a globally active manufacturing company with more than 20.000 employees worldwide (4000 in Europe) and higher than average growth and development in the European Union, Hankook Tire offers advanced tire solutions for many applications. The company has for many years been a supplier to the international automotive industry (including Audi, BMW, Ford, General Motors, Hyundai/Kia, Mercedes-Benz, Mini, Volkswagen) and to top motorsports (including exclusive supplier to the DTM). Hankook’s tires often win awards in independent product tests and boast excellent EU label reviews. Commitment to sponsorship at international level – for example as an official partner of the UEFA Europa League - also contributes to increasing brand awareness.
Hankook Tire Europe Technical Center
Hankook Tire Europe Technical Center (ETC) based in Hanover, Germany is one of Hankook Tire’s five global R&D centers (along with Korea, United States, Japan, China) and is responsible for the development and testing of tire solutions for European road conditions - working together with premium European vehicle manufacturers. Indoor test operations and quality control for European tire production in Hungary are also controlled by ETC.
The following full-time position is to be filled from now on at our ETC in Hanover, Germany or at Rácalmás, Hungary:
Expert for processing for High End OE/Supercar (m/f/d) at our ETC.
Optimize current manufacturing process applying the most advanced Quality standards with special focus on OE customers’ requirements.
Implement new processes according to the latest technologies available in order to introduce new and innovative PCR products in the UHP segment.
Develop organizational solutions in order to optimize process flow and efficiency
Work on cost saving projects based on efficiency and lean factory scheme.
Analyze and optimize the whole recoup handling process in the plant.
Coordinate all process-related activities in cooperation with Global R&D, QA, manufacturing Team and suppliers
Provide onsite assistance / guidelines during plant trials and subsequent tire testing as required.
Prepare proper reporting.
Attend international Conferences and event to collect latest know how.
Degree in mechanical engineering or automotive engineering
Deep knowledge of tire technology
Long experience in the industrialization process of High End / supercar tires
Communication and teamwork in an international work environment
Independent functioning, a high load capacity and flexibility
Willingness to regularly travel abroad
English language in spoken and written, German and/or Hungarian would be beneficial
A diverse, challenging and exciting activity in the R&D area of an internationally operating company
An attractive compensation package for relocation
Opportunities for further development and professional trainings
You have a confident appearance and are able to present your working results at international level? Then use the possibilities for development in a continuously growing, highly successful company and send your full application including earliest possible starting date and expected salary via email (in one PDF) and entirely in English to firstname.lastname@example.org or use the button below.
Hankook Tire Ltd./ Europe Technical Center / Reinhold-Schleese-Straße 14 / 30179 Hannover