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The Product Development Engineer is part of the Market Specific HUB Team in Warsaw. He/ She controls technical aspects of the process. He/she is responsible to secure product tests and technical documentation.
About responsibilities: • Delivering input to the product development projects at technical perspective by bringing know-how for: construction solutions, material and production knowledge, quality aspects and customer expectations. • To define and to set-up requirements for new products based on IKEA and legal requirements. • To create and update documentation. • Responsible for choosing test methods and assist in developing test methods. • Responsible for communication and collaboration regarding the requirements with external parties: Customer, Purchasing, Suppliers, Test labs. • Support production implementation in cooperation with Purchasing. • Lead product assessments and analyse product risk assessments. • Be updated within applicable IKEA Standards, specifications, working methods and IT tools. • Establish and maintain networks within and across all Business Areas. • Keep an up-dated picture of customers’ needs and demands around the globe. • Focus on time to market and speed.
The job requires travelling to suppliers and other IKEA units.
To be successfull in this job you need to have: • Knowledge in construction and production technologies for home textile products. • Experience in product documentation work, technical drawings (CAD, measured images, 3D software), product compliance including testing and quality deviation management. • Adequate knowledge of material and construction. • Good communication skills, will and ability to work in team. • Willpower for continues development and improvements. • Production knowledge to lead product development on factory floor with full understanding of possible impact on production. • Good understanding of IKEA customers’ needs. • Ability to understand standards and share and live IKEA values. • Ability to lead multiply projects on medium and high complexity level at the same time. • Ability to deliver product development by leading and communicating clearly and simply way. • Sens of urgency, creativity and eagerness to look for new solution. • Education in engineering or technical or similar working experience (Textile education will be appreciated). • Fluent in English, both spoken and written. • Very good computer software skills (MS Office applications). • Driving license Cat. B
Submit your application as soon as possible however not later than February 29th 2020. Please note that we will be interviewing continuously, which means that we may close the application process earlier than stated, if we find the right candidate.
We look forward to receive your application, in English!