Project engineer R&D - Automotive


Voderady, SK, 919 42

Country/Region:  Czech Republic
Job Function:  Engineering
Requisition ID:  27286
Employment Type:  Salary

Lear For You


We work hard for the people who work for us. We champion our teams. We foster collaboration, inclusion, respect and excellence. What we are trying to say is we want to be more for you.


We are your path to a better career, a better future, and a better you.


Our teams have invented groundbreaking technologies, flawlessly manufactured millions of products and earned a long list of awards. Year after year, we are one of the World's Most Admired Companies. 


Our teams are the secret to our success. They are empowered, inventive and inclusive. Passionate about their craft. Driven to succeed. Because we all understand that we must work together to win. 


Are you ready for a better career? A better future?


We're Lear For You. 

Today is the perfect time to join Lear Corporation as we plan to build an R&D Center at our JIT plant in Voderady. The growth of our new technical center will work closely with the R&D teams in Pilsen (Czech Republic) in the design and construction of seat components for various projects. As this is a new team, you will have the unique opportunity to join a company with all the progression opportunities that a rapidly expanding team provides, while still having all the benefits of working for an established market leader.


What will be your task?


  • Introduction of customer requirements into pre-series production, close cooperation with production. Responsibility for managing the assigned project from its assignment by the customer to the start of serial production. leadership and coordination of project team members.
  • Creation of a project plan, supervision of compliance with project deadlines and goals, reporting to a superior.
  • Participating in the preparation & updating of technical documentation
  • Design implementation and design solutions to meet customer requirements and legislative requirements
  • Analyzing the causes of defects and discrepancies
  • Monitoring and registration of product deficiencies and participation in their elimination in cooperation with the internal SME team.
  • Participation in the preparation of the internal system based on the IATF standard 16949
  • Representing the Technical Center in Pilsen in communication with the customer


What do we need from you?


  • University of mechanical engineering, knowledge of materials and production technologies will be a great advantage.
  • Experience in a similar position (project management / project management within the automotive or similar sector).
  • Communicative level of English, German an advantage.
  • Creative technical thinking "outside of the box" is crucial for us, we are looking for the right talents and professionals.

What we offer you:


  • Great opportunity to build or develop a career in a development centre environment
  • Background of a strong and successful international company
  • Regular training, development, and support from colleagues
  • Work for well-known automotive brands, e.g. BMW, Audi, Daimler, Porsche, etc.



  • Attractive salary
  • Flexible working hours
  • 5 weeks of vacation
  • Bonuses for life and work anniversaries
  • Commuting allowance
  • Meal allowance
  • Contribution of employer for pension insurance
  • Free-time vouchers – Sodexo/Pluxee Flexipasses
  • Discounted T-Mobile tariffs for you and family members
  • Multisport card and Makro card

We also offer:


  • Possible support for candidates outside the region - support during relocation
  • We actively support work-life balance
  • Regular events and interesting events for employees and their families
  • Possibility to participate in sporting events within the company
  • For selected positions, the possibility to work both in the office and remotely


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