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Senior Production Engineer at Leipzig, Germany

Job role insights

  • Date posted

    March 26, 2024

  • Closing date

    March 26, 2025

  • Hiring location

    Germany Leipzig

  • Career level

    Middle Senior

  • Qualification

    Bachelor Degree Master’s Degree

  • Experience

    3 - 5 Years 6 - 9 Years


Job Description & Skill Requirement:

Description: As a Senior Production Engineer, you will be responsible for planning and coordinating production processes to ensure efficient, timely, and high-quality production outcomes. You will play a key role in shaping and optimizing assembly processes, implementing LEAN methodologies, and driving continuous improvement initiatives.

Core Tasks:

  • Define, redesign, automate, and optimize assembly processes to enhance efficiency and productivity.
  • Utilize LEAN methods to streamline production processes and eliminate waste.
  • Design, implement, and improve processes and technologies to meet quality, cost, and delivery targets.
  • Develop and implement measures to optimize production costs, ensure occupational safety, and enhance ergonomics.
  • Conceptualize, procure, and oversee the realization of operating resources to support production needs.
  • Lead the industrialization of new products, collaborating closely with the development team.
  • Determine standard times for production activities to enable accurate planning and resource allocation.
  • Manage and execute projects within the specified area of responsibility.

Additional Tasks:

  • Provide support during audits to ensure compliance with quality standards and regulatory requirements.


  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related field; Master's degree preferred.
  • Proven experience in production engineering, with a focus on process optimization and LEAN methodologies.
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to identify areas for improvement.
  • Excellent project management skills, with the ability to drive initiatives from concept to implementation.
  • Proficiency in operating resources procurement and management.
  • Experience in industrialization of new products and collaboration with development teams.
  • Knowledge of occupational safety regulations and ergonomic principles.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Fluency in German and English.

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