Industrial Engineer - EV HDT Application (8-10 yrs)
Founded in 2021, our Bangalore based client is a leader in the development and production of high energy dense EV powertrains for buses, trucks, aircrafts and premium and luxury segment vehicles. It offers superior performance, efficiency and reliability in terms of longer driving ranges, faster charging times and smoother rides.
- With a legacy of 70 years in manufacturing and precision automobile engineering, the company is the brainchild of one of Indias leading family businesses.
- It is disrupting the EV market and leading the country towards an environmentally friendly future.
- As a Industrial Engineer for EV Heavy Duty Truck Application, you will be responsible for putting pre-production level vehicles together either in the engineering workshop or low-speed production line.
What you will do :
- Collaborating with cross-functional teams, including design, manufacturing, and quality, to ensure that pre-production assembly processes meet all relevant specifications and requirements
- Developing and implementing new assembly processes, and optimizing existing processes, to improve safety, quality, cost, and efficiency
- Procuring material handling equipment and designing jigs and fixtures for the assembly process
- Developing and implementing standard operating procedures (SOPs) for the pre-production assembly process, and ensuring that they are followed consistently
- Developing and maintaining assembly metrics, and using data analytics to monitor and continuously improve assembly performance
- Participating in continuous improvement initiatives, such as lean manufacturing, Six Sigma, or Kaizen, to eliminate waste and improve efficiency
- Working closely with the engineering team to ensure that pre-production assembly processes are designed for manufacturability & assembly and that new products are launched smoothly into production
- Providing technical support to pre-production assembly teams, and ensuring that they are trained to follow best practices for assembly processes
- Collaborating with suppliers and vendors to optimize supply chain processes, and ensuring that they meet our high standards for quality and efficiency
- Being a safety leader and role model for the team
- Participating and leading safety programs and initiatives
What you need to have :
- Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering or a related field; Master's degree preferred
- Minimum of 8-10 years of experience in industrial engineering, preferably in the automotive or heavy-duty truck industry
- Ability to develop a truck or bus program & participate in its evolution from Proto to series production
- Strong knowledge of industrial engineering principles and tools, such as time and motion studies, process improvement methodologies, and data analytics
- Experience with lean manufacturing, Six Sigma, or Kaizen methodologies
- Knowledge of manufacturing processes and equipment, including CNC machining, welding, and assembly
- Familiarity with supply chain processes, including sourcing, procurement, and logistics
- Strong leadership, communication, and teamwork skills, with the ability to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams
- Excellent problem-solving skills, with the ability to identify and resolve complex technical issues
- Strong project management skills, with the ability to lead multiple projects simultaneously and deliver high-quality results on time and on budget