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Manager Strategy & Support Manufacturing Engineering

Gothenburg, Sweden

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Manager Strategy & Support Manufacturing Engineering

We are looking for a great communicator with a passionate interest in motivating team members to realize their full potential. Are you ready for the journey? Which is electric by the way...


Let us describe the challenge we offer

Manufacturing Engineering (ME) team is focusing on preparing the manufacturing plants for new products, as well as giving input to the R&D organization for getting a product designed for manufacturing.

As Head of the Strategy & Support group you will lead a team that work cross functionally through the rest of the manufacturing engineering teams with functions as:

  • Operational development, dealing with our working processes that needs to be aligned with all Polestar functions where ME has interfaces. The Polestar way needs to be defined.
  • IT strategy and Cyber security - This area is handling the interfaces between the product lifecycle management system (PLM) and the plant IT systems and taking care of that the plant set up is secured from a cyber security perspective.
  • Plant layout function create and maintain virtual representation of the plant to verify all changes to the facilities, both building and equipment, that are done to accommodate production processes physically.
  • The geometry function is leading the manufacturing geometry work in the program phase to secure both the product and process outcome due to potential part and process variability. This in co-operation with the different areas within ME, R&D and suppliers.

This position is located at our HQ, in Gothenburg. 

 
What you'll do

You will be:

  • Responsible for managing and coaching team members in their career development and our deliverables
  • Being a part of the Manufacturing Engineering management team
  • Accountable for planning and monitoring budget within your area
  • Responsible for leading the cross functional operational development work within ME



Who you are

We are looking for a great communicator with a passionate interest in motivating team members to realize their full potential. For you, it’s a lot about creating well-being in the team, stemming from excellent people management skills and experience as a manager. You have a flexible mindset which is perfectly matched with your approach of planning in a structured, methodological, and analytical manner. Along with your can-do attitude, we believe you to have experience from working in an international environment. Polestar is growing fast which will require hands-on work in making the job done, together with shaping and growing the team.

  • You have experience in developing business processes and giving input for creating IT-support to the business processes
  • Structured, methodical and analytical with good planning skills.
  • Automotive experience is preferred
  • You have experience from working in an international environment

    At Polestar, you will be part of a cross-functional and international team, with English as a natural language for written and spoken communication. Since Polestar’s in a scale-up phase you thrive by working in a fast-paced environment.
      

    People at Polestar

    We know that a change is needed. We also know that each one of us can help bring about that change. Our commitment to becoming climate-neutral by 2040 is just as important to us as being inclusive, diverse, and innovative. Together, we are creating, collaborating and experimenting to usher in a new era of sustainable mobility.

    We are an electric performance brand, determined to improve the society we live in.
     

    Is this you? If you are interested in joining the Polestar family, don't wait with submitting your application. We apply a continuous selection process and the job post will be open until the position is filled.

    Are you ready for the journey? Which is electric by the way...

    Technical Product Communication

    We have an exciting opportunity at Polestar, with deep understanding and commitment for premium products within a fast-paced organization!

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    Gothenburg, Sweden

    Technical Product Communication

    We have an exciting opportunity at Polestar, with deep understanding and commitment for premium products within a fast-paced organization!

    Product and Programs
    Gothenburg, Sweden
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