Senior Advanced Engineer

Tranpenad is on behalf of our client (IAC Group Sweden) searching for their next Senior Advanced Engineer​. Send us your application today!
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Tranpenad is on behalf of our client (IAC Group Sweden) searching for their next Senior Advanced Engineer. Send us your application today! 


IAC Group Sweden is searching for their next Senior Advanced Engineer. Score responsibility:

Technical lead in the RFQ or development phase

  • Final responsible for PBOMs and process flows
  • Product and process feasibility
  • Responsible for technical customer (and internal) presentations
  • Fulfilling all technical RFQ/Project milestones
  • Support and technical check of our Sales quotation and assumptions
  • Develop and present, sustainable, light weight and/or cost potential proposals

Development competences

  • Benchmarking of products, materials, technologies, and Interior trends as well as Exterior trends regarding Commercial vehicles.
  • Identify new technology, materials and product trends
  • Development of expertise via internal and external networking
  • Organize and participate at technical workshops (OEM and/or internal)
  • Increase the value/margin/profitability of interior components by

            - integration of electric components

            - Integration of other components

            - new features

            - new materials, processes

Position & responsibility

  • Position as Advanced Engineer or Senior Advanced Engineer
  • Reports to sr. Manager Advanced Product-RFQ Engineering
  • Strong relation to engineering manager SWE and Swedish Plant Management
  • Location in any of the existing Sweden sites

Competence profile

  • Passion for automotive, engineering and development work
  • At least 3-5 years’ experience in Automotive (interior) or Automotive Plastics
  • Engineering degree (min Bachelor of science) or equality experience in Chemical degree
  • Preferably experience in engineering, manufacturing and/or CAD systems
  • Willing to work local, on global basis. Incl. travel and flexible working time
  • Good at building business relationships with customers and suppliers
  • Leader skills are an advantage
  • Speaking and writing in fluent Swedish, English and preferably German
  • Good presentation skills (preparation in PPT and customer presentation)


IAC Group is looking for a commited and ambitious college with high drive!

General Profile:

  • Technical lead and coordination of RFQ´s and development projects
  • Technical IAC contact to our customer (e.g. Volvo Cars, Volvo Truck, Scania etc.) during RFQ Phase or pre-development-Studies
  • Should understand the Customer technical expectations and reflect this to all involved RFQ and development departments
  • Is accountable for the performance and results of multiple related teams

Functional knowledge

  • Requires comprehensive understanding of Automotive Interior concepts especially for Instrument Panels, Door Panels and interior Trim. Including the main processes involved like IM, (Weld) assembly and surface technologies
  • The commercial vehicle Exterior product scope is also vital for this position, incl all relevant manufacturing processes for grilles, bumpers and trim panels.
  • Preferably with experience in piece price-, tool- and manufacturing-costs.

Business Expertise

  • Applies in-depth understanding of the Automotive Interior Business, Commercial vehicle Exteriors business and the RFQ process (acquisition phase)


  • Feed and manages multiple related teams in RFQ and development activities
  • Leads RFQ and/or pre-development team/projects

Problem Solving

  • Provides technical solutions regarding product/process/weight/cost improvements to internal parties and customer.
  • Identifies and resolves complex technical, operational, and organizational problems
  • Analyse and propose product, process and MNF technical feasible solutions

Interpersonal Skills

  • Influences others internally and externally, including senior leaders
  • Team player, but also capable of handling project by him/her-self
  • Honest, fair and good objective negotiator in critical situations


Any questions regarding the advertised role please contact


Headquartered in Luxembourg, International Automotive Components (IAC) Group is a leading global supplier of automotive components and systems, including instrument panels, console systems, door panels, headliners and overhead systems to automakers around the world. The company’s 2017 sales were $4.4 billion. IAC Group operates more than 50 manufacturing facilities in 16 countries. The company has more than 60 total locations in 19 countries, including 18 design, technical and commercial centers, and employs more than 22,000 people globally. For more information, visit


Interviews will be held on an ongoing basis.

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