Manager Product Development New Materials (m/f/d)

Date: Sep 5, 2022

Location: Hanau, HE, DE, 63450

Company: Heraeus

Manager Product Development New Materials (m/f/d)
Location Hanau
Full Time

Imagine a job where you will have the opportunity to do exciting and challenging work while collaborating with extraordinary colleagues. A company that invests in you and your career, providing the training, mentoring, development, and support you need to be successful now and in the future. If you want a career without limits with a market-leading, family-owned, global company where you can make an impact, then imagine an opportunity at Heraeus. Every day, our worldwide team of around 14,800 employees brings forward new ideas and solutions that are impacting and transforming everything from healthcare and renewable energy to e-mobility, high-tech, and telecommunications.


The following challenges await you:

  • Lead a multi-disciplinary product development team to launch new products.
  • Successfully execute product development projects.
  • Plan and monitor the cost and effectiveness of R&D activities in respective development projects.
  • Optimize resources, priorities spending, and maintain professional standards.
  • Contribute to the product development roadmap for Heraeus Electronics.
  • Develop a knowledge and data driven organization with state-of-the-art methods and digital tools.



Your Profile:

  • Master’s Degree (preferably Ph.D.) in Material Science, Chemistry or Electrical Engineering
  • 10+ years of relevant professional experience in leading materials development projects and 5+ years of project management in automotive related industries
  • Experience with leading multi-disciplined project Teams
  • Excellent program management skills and proven track record of delivering products on time and within budget, knowledge of automotive core tools
  • Deep understanding of Materials development and Systems Integration for automotive and power electronics
  • Strong networker, with established relationships to academic and industrial players
  • Rigorous scientific approach to problem solving
  • Experience with government funded programmes