Cost Engineering Specialist

Aufgaben, Kompetenzen und Verantwortung

Title: Cost Engineering Specialist
Employment Type: Permanent Employment
Location: Romania, Czech Republic, Poland, Bulgaria (Fully Remote)

Job Description:

  • Experience on Engine, Transmission, Chassis systems and its components

  • Manufacturing and Assemble process knowledge

  • Direct Material Cost Estimation, Process cost Calculation

  • Vendor Tooling estimation

  • Costing experience of commodities like Plastics, Sheetmetal, Castings, Forgings, Machining, etc.

  • Automotive OEM or Tier 1 experience is essential

  • Change request management; ability to support the buyer during the commercial discussion

  • Capacity to complete in autonomy the comparison with Cost Analysis and Supplier Offer

  • Good level of knowledge on usage of Cad 2D/3D for our activity

  • General good level the knowledge on Excel; PowerPoint similar tool necessary in our activity

  • Availability to work in remote work and in different time.

  • Travel across Europe on need basis (Supplier locations)

  • Gather inputs by supplier visits and develop cost models, Gap Analysis, Negotiation with suppliers

    on higher gap area and cost optimization

  • Teardown and BOM Generation, perform Benchmarking reports.

  • Good knowledge of GDT, materials

  • Post process knowledge like painting, Plating, Heat treatment, shot blasting, Anodizing and other

    surface coatings.

  • Process optimization and automation knowledge

  • Knowledge of detailed process cycle-time calculation for different type of processes

  • Fact pack preparation and Negotiation expertise.

  • Experience on MS Office (PowerPoint, Excel with basic macros)

  • Costing experience on software’s like TcPCM, aPriori, Costimator, etc. will be an added advantage

    Functional Requirements:

  • Should costing modelling for part level and product level

  • Cycle time calculation with optimized process and parameters

  • Post process cycle time and cost calculation

  • Cost breakdown reports and presentations

  • Preparation of supporting documents for Negotiation.

  • Supplier plant visit for gather technical information, Negotiation etc.


Qualifications/ requirements: 

  • Minimum 5 to 10 years of experience.

  • Mechanical Graduate/Equivalent with Costing experience

  • English fluent verbal and written.