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Atlanta (GA, USA) , Charleston (SC, USA), Detroit (MI, USA), Greenville (SC, USA)

What you'll do

  • Provide structural optimization of existing assembly and logistics operations along the entire value chain.
  • Link between production and development and support cross-functional industrial project teams.
  • Develop a lean logistics flow throughout the plant and drive a continuous improvement process.
  • You will gather and analyze data, identify trends and patterns, and draw meaningful insights from complex datasets.
  • Manage equipment installation with the supplier and provide documentation to management.
  • Stay current in EV technology, battery manufacturing, charging infrastructure, and sustainability practices.
  • Analyze existing processes and identify areas for improvement, including Lean Six Sigma methodologies, value stream mapping, and continuous improvement techniques to optimize efficiency, reduce waste, and enhance productivity (possibly in EV manufacturing).
  • Identify bottlenecks, quality issues, performance gaps, and data-driven decisions to improve processes to enhance overall operational efficiency.
  • Communicate, present, and interface directly with clients.
  • You will be responsible for strategizing, planning, directing, and monitoring program activities, managing different workstreams, and setting up new processes.
  • Grow with us in various industries and help build business by following your desired career path and passion.
  • Support our great team by taking on internal work and coaching others

Who you are

  • You have a Master of Engineering degree: mechanical, industrial, electrical, or similar field.
  • You have 3+ years of experience in the automotive industry, knowledge in EV-sector a plus.
  • Good knowledge in lean production principles, material flow optimization, and continuous improvement processes.
  • You can create clear status reports, identify issues, create solutions, and navigate resolutions.
  • Self-motivated and driven with entrepreneurial spirit.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, well spoken with powerful presentation skills, especially when interacting with customers.
  • You are characterized by a precise, independent, and structured way of working in a fast-paced, demanding environment.
  • You think ‘out of the box’ to create solutions when none exist.
  • Analytical and highly competent in Excel, Minitab, and (ideally) Power Bi.
  • With an agile mindset you are not afraid of diving into uncharted waters.
  • Strong conflict resolution skills help you manage, mitigate, and resolve conflicts.
  • Your English skills are solid, German and/or Spanish is a plus.
  • You are willing to travel.
  • You are legally authorized to work in the U.S.

Good to know

  • We offer a competitive salary with bonus potential.
  • You get up to 20 days PTO and 10 paid company holidays.
  • We offer mentorship and onboarding programs and a flat hierarchy.
  • You can get healthcare, life insurance, dental & vision, 401(k) matching.
  • We offer national and international travel opportunities.
  • You have career opportunities in a fast-growing company and work in small, efficient project teams.