Application Engineer – Automotive (m/f/d)

Technology Center Schweinfurt

C&U Europe

Founded in 1984, the C&U Group is one of the eight largest bearing manufacturers in the world and is China’s largest manufacturer in this field. The company develops and manufactures a wide range of bearing products for automotive and industrial applications and is committed to providing its customers with first-class high-performance bearings. 

C&U Europe, a subsidiary of the C&U Group, has been active in the European market since 2012 and opened a Technology Center in Germany end of 2019.

For the Technology Center based in Schweinfurt (Bavaria) we are looking for an Application Engineer (m/f/d) with immediate effect to strengthen our automotive team. 

Your tasks and responsibilities

  • Communicate directly with customers in conjunction with sales to understand customer needs and identify opportunities for improved application performance  
  • Provide ongoing technical assistance to the customer during the various product cycle phases; concept, design, development, launch and field operations  
  • Convert customer requirements into reliable solutions. Understand performance requirements, compare potential solutions and deliver technical proposals that meet customer needs  
  • Provide technical knowledge and analytical support to the manufacturing operations and other engineering units like R&D, PD, PE  
  • Technical communication and relationship management, internally as well as externally 
  • Responsible for bearing layout and according to application needs proposes design specifications  
  • Perform bearing calculations with specific software 
  • Evaluation and optimization of bearing systems  
  • Conduct risk assessments (FMEA); Perform bearing investigations (RCFA)  

Your Profile

  • Bachelor or Master Degree (i.e. mechanical engineering, automotive engineering) and minimum 2 years of working experience in the role
  • Proficient with the MS office package (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).   
  • Strong mechanical design skills, including experience in tribology  
  • Personality traits that include integrity, empathy and a can-do attitude 
  • Willing to work independently and be a self-starter 
  • Solid communication skills (both written/verbal) in German and English  
  • Willingness to travel  
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  • Wöchentliche Arbeitszeit
    full time
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