To manage CTO/SCTO activities to achieve VA/VE objectives.
To provide benchmarking and competitive analysis via workshops, competitive teardowns, spec. comparisons, and global read across of best practices. To help develop CTO strategies and services, utilizing Lear tools and processes. Interact with internal/external disciplines including Engineering, Finance, Quality, Manufacturing, Sales, and Purchasing.
1. Understand Benchmarking of key cost drivers
2. Analyzed key cost drivers to identify gaps to best in class and therefore opportunities
3.Lead brainstorming workshops towards finding solutions to problems and closing the gaps
4.Lead teams of people not directly reporting to him/her in delivering the solutions
Engineering capability in at-least one Seat Sub-System-Frames/Trims/Foam/Mechanisms/Headrest/Armrest
Design Feasibility and Optimization
Manufacturing Technology and/or Production Processes
VAVE: Value Add Value Engineering
Skills & Personal Characteristics
Proactive and self-motivated is a must.
Good analytical skills/Problem Solving
Strong communicating skills including working level English
Coordinating and leading others
Ability to negotiate effectivel