Great opportunity for a mid to senior engineer who is looking to move into a leadership position! This developmental role will enable you to gain exposure to financials (how they are managed and tracked), strategic planning, and project management. You’ll get to see the function more holistically and be better equipped for a manager position in the future. This position is ideal for candidates currently living in and around the north-Atlanta area who want to build their career with a global provider of stored electrical energy solutions.
The Research, Development, and Engineering Operations (RD&E) and Initiatives Leader will work in close concert with the RD&E VP, to implement and drive strategic initiatives that cut across the Americas engineering enterprise, including but not limited to cost and productivity initiatives within Exide North America (NA) as well as global standards development across the NA and Europe RD&E enterprise. Additionally, the RD&E Ops and Initiatives Leader will develop and track RD&E (Kep Performance Indicators) KPI (financial, schedule, scope) to insure that the greater RD&E organization is fulfilling its financial and operational commitments to the business, providing key insight to progress against the annual and strategic plans, and identification of areas requiring focused attention.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform essential duties that include the following; other duties may be assigned.
Lead key RD&E initiatives, with an initial focus on product cost out and process productivity to drive enhanced profitability.
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
Exide Technologies is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.
Exide Technologies (www.exide.com) is a global provider of stored electrical energy solutions—batteries and associated equipment and services for transportation and industrial markets. With 128 years of industry experience and operating in more than 80 countries, Exide produces and recycles a broad range of products that keep customers and their businesses powering forward. Leading car, truck and lift truck manufacturers trust Exide as an original equipment supplier, and Exide serves the transportation and industrial aftermarket through a comprehensive portfolio of products and services. The Company’s extensive sales, distribution and service network provides flexibility and quality for an exceptional customer experience.
At Exide Technologies, It All Starts Now. History and scale, combined with a start-up mentality, make Exide the faster, more nimble, more innovative, more digital, and more responsive alternative for customers who want more than simply a battery supplier. Exide is "the 128 Year Old Start-Up," and the Company is moving forward—bringing the energy of the “new Exide” to customers around the world.