Project Manager for Vehicle Access Sensors Product Group (m/f/d)

Job title: Project Manager for Vehicle Access Sensors Product Group (m/f/d)

Company: Vitesco Technologies

Location: Toulouse

Job Description: Within the Business Unit Sensing & Actuation and Vehicle Access Sensors Product Family including Door Handle Sensors and Hand Free Access Sensors, you are responsible for development of projects for worldwide customers.

Mechatronic sensor modules for vehicle access are capacitive based technology and can embed other technologies such as NFC, BLE, UWB, LF antenna, lighting.

Project development is managed from Toulouse, France and industrialization is on a world-wide basis (China, Mexico, Korea or France).

Our customers are mainly OEMs but also tier 1 (System or Door Handle manufacturers).

Responsible for :

  • Project development according to Vitesco Product Development Process
  • Project timing, customer communication and team management
  • Product quality, risk assessment, preventive measures and escalation
  • Change Management and improvement measures to increase profitability
  • Project budget and P&L

Reporting to the Project Managers Group Lead

Job Requirements :

  • Bac+5 – Master Degree in Engineering or equivalent minimum
  • A minima, 5 years minimum as certified Project Manager or 10 years as team member with technical or manufacturing responsibilities into the automotive business or industrial area

Competences :

  • Knowledge into Project Management from Project Kick Off to Mass Production
  • Knowledge into Line ramp up for production readiness
  • Good technical background with interest into new technical solutions
  • Ability to work with a w.w. team and lead the team to meet project targets

Knowledge :

Working tools (Word , Excel, Powerpoint, Teams, Sharepoint…), planification (MS Project), budget (SAP)

Behavior :

  • Target oriented
  • ability to convince, good organization and communication skills
  • ability to use network
  • Open minded, interest for innovative products

Languages :

  • French / English
  • German language skills will be appreciated

#WEAREELECTRIFIED – The Vitesco Technologies advantages

  • Committed company: diversity & inclusion, „Parent friendly“ (crèche places, „sick child“ days, flexible hours)
  • Telecommuting, 10 days per month, for positions eligible for telecommuting
  • Public transportation : 80% reimbursed on the transportation pass
  • Bicycle : fixed-rate mileage allowance, dedicated room, changing rooms & showers, repair kits
  • Car : echarging stations, secure, covered and open parking lots
  • Motorcycles : covered and secured parking, storage lockers, changing rooms and showers
  • Inter-site shuttle from Toulouse to Foix and Boussens
  • Company committee
  • Company restaurant & cafeteria
  • On-site doctor & nurse, work psychologist
  • Gymnasium

Vitesco Technologies is a leading international developer and manufacturer of cutting-edge drive systems for sustainable mobility. With intelligent system solutions and components for electric, hybrid, and internal combustion drive systems, Vitesco Technologies is making mobility clean, efficient, and affordable. The product portfolio includes electric drives, electronic controls, sensors and actuators, and exhaust gas treatment solutions. In 2022, Vitesco Technologies generated sales of around €9.07 billion and employs a workforce of around 38,000 employees at 50 locations. Vitesco Technologies is headquartered in Regensburg, Germany.


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