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Engineering Leader

Date: Jan 2, 2023

Location: IZERNORE, FR, 1580

Company: NOVARES

Together, let’s create the car systems of the future: With 12 000 employees in 23 countries and a $ 1.4Bn turnover, we are a global plastic solutions provider which designs and produces cutting edge parts and complex systems for virtually every OEMs in the world.


Our innovation strategy drives us to invent unique solutions that shift the way cars interact with passengers and are powered for greener mobility.


Do you want to join a diverse, dynamic and international group, powered by a strong team spirit? Join Us!


Novares is looking for its Product Development department his/her future Engineering Leader (M/F), located in IZERNORE EX-SC


Realize the product process design of the projects , in compliance with the customer specifications and cost,quality,deadlines of the group, in an environment of complex and varied automative exterior plastic parts.

Main Missions

Produces the product bill of materials
Carries out the digitisation of parts based on the defined technical guidelines 
Produces the ribbon lines, Draw up the finished products, POE, plans 
Distributes and archives files (drawings, DFN) 
Participates in product/process design reviews and ensures the integration of process requirements 
Participates in the achievement of geometric, functional and aspect convergence, until the final product / process qualification
Participates in or carries out the follow-up of studies in terms of quality, cost, lead time and customer satisfaction (internal, external)
Participates in the assessment of studies before closing and carries out the Product/Process capitalisation and proposes areas for 

Analyses the product and process specifications and ensures that the requirements are taken into account
Decides on the choice of product/process concepts and their development
Leads and carries out the functional analysis
Leads and carries out the product FMEA, establishes and monitors the action plan
Defines the list of special product characteristics
Validates the functional plan and the technical part of the component specifications





- In a complex and varied parts environment, realize the product/process design, in compliance with automotive customers specifications, and in accordance with the cost, quality, deadlines project or pre-project 


- Plastic or Mechanical Technician with 5/10 experience or Engineer with 5 years experience in car design development  with passion and creativity demonstrated 
- Ability to work in a team-oriented, collaborative work environment 

- knowledge in thermoplastic tools, design of product (design rules), isostatism, gap & flush tolerance

- Practice Catia V5 / NX is mandatory

- English & French 

Candidate Profile :

Level of Experience: Mid-Career 

Type of Contract: CDI - Permanent contract 

Required Travel: 0 - 10% 


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, political orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability.