Chief Engineer Vehicle R&D

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    Baoding Shi, Hebei

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    Up to £209000.00 per annum

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    Ray Greenman

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    about 2 years ago

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Chief Engineer Vehicle R&D - China - Salary 1 million to 2 million RMB Nett

This is a tremendous opportunity for an ambitious Vehicle Chief Engineer to join China's largest SUV and pickup manufacturer at its Baoding Technical Centre in China. Listed among the "Top 10 Listed Private Companies" and "China's 500 Most Valuable Brands", it is the largest SUV and PICKUP manufacturer in the world.

It has an international team located in research centres in Japan, Europe and the United States and is developing "new energy cars" with the ambition to become the World's top brand for pure electric and hybrid vehicles.

Key Responsibilities

  • Formulate the long-term research and development plan for all vehicle lines according to the company's strategy
  • Harmonise the current domestic market vehicle development process to incorporate international market requirements
  • Lead R&D activities, optimise R&D budget and manage R&D costs
  • Oversee R&D resource allocation and promote development time optimization
  • Provide data to support high-level decision making

Key candidate requirements

  • Degree qualified
  • A minimum of 20 years of automotive engineering experience
  • At least 10 years of experience leading vehicle R&D process management for multiple vehicle models
  • Expertise in utilising R&D management tools, with evidence of guiding and promoting R&D management
  • Understanding of the Chinese automotive market would be an advantage

In return

  • You can expect a very competitive salary within the range of 1 million to 2 million RMB NETT after taxes
  • Paid for housing, food, air tickets and child education subsidy

Talented, Vehicle Chief Engineers should apply for this job by emailing their CV and covering letter to Ray Greenman

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