Brno, CZ

R&D Engineering Project Leader

Lear, a global automotive technology leader in Seating and E-Systems, enables superior in-vehicle experiences for consumers around the world. Our diverse team of talented employees in 37 countries is driven by a commitment to innovation, operational excellence, and sustainability. Lear is Making every drive better™ by providing the technology for safer, smarter, and more comfortable journeys. Lear, headquartered in Southfield, Michigan, serves every major automaker in the world and ranks #186 on the Fortune 500.  Further information about Lear is available at lear.com, or follow us on Twitter @LearCorporation.


Scope of the position:

As Engineering Project Leader you will be manage assigned project development team and deliver an accurate and robust design on time utilizing a flexible, skilled and accountable workforce. Manage daily engineering tasks and customer expectations.

This position falls into our E-systems division which is focused on development of fuse boxes into Automotive industry.


Main responsibilities:

  • Act as main technical leader and project responsible during product development phases
  • Communications with OEM clients (Volvo, BMW, JLR) about technical specifications and engineering changes
  • Proposing technical solutions
  • Create and Control engineering budget, forecast and expense on project
  • Ensure that products are developed robust, accurate and cost effective
  • Evaluate and clarify technological / validation / testing aspects
  • Participation on project execution management team resource, capacity and strategy planning meetings


To be a success in this role you must have:

  • Technical education, electro background is big advantage
  • Experience of working in the automotive sector
  • At least 3 years of relevant working experience in automotive Project/Program Management
  • Proven people management experience within international business matrix organization
  • Fluency in English


We would like to offer you:

  • Competitive Salary, flexible working hours & commuting allowance
  • Career opportunities for growth and development
  • The possibility of business travel abroad
  • Free language lessons, Personnel Training