Support the R&D Manager for an assigned domain in the planning and management of research and development (R&D) activities and resources.
Support the development of projects and identify the budget of the specific functional area (e.g. hardware / software / electronic / mechanical).
Lead R&D Engineers in order to meet requirements of product development projects.Contribute with own ideas to identify, propose and implement innovative technology development and solutions.
Solve industrial problems independently.
Demonstrates solid technical proficiency in own competence area by performing a variety of technology / engineering assignments, mainly in research and development (R&D) projects, which demonstrates independent ability to recognize problems and provide input to solutions.
Actively follows the scientific discussions in own competence area and contributes independently.
As a solid R&D project member and contributor, with experience as project or sub-project leader, ensures alignment with assigned targets (time, cost, quality) and coordinates activities.
Demonstrates sound understanding of, and actively applies, R&D processes and tools.
Understands the key business drivers for ABB in order to make judgments and contribute to results.
Maintains awareness of state-of-art technology, as well as ABB products and technologies, and identifies and understands technical drivers for R&D.
Participates in networks in own area, including relevant Engineering networks, in order to further knowledge in targeted area of expertise.
Contributes to R&D projects with own, creative ideas. Proposes follow-up projects and activities within own technical area based on new ideas.
Participates constructively in working teams. Shares own technical / scientific knowledge in own projects and supports colleagues in applying processes and tools to ensure timely and high quality results.
Shows solid documentation skills and writes technical reports independently.
Has a basic understanding of the importance of IP for the ABB business, contributes to IP discussions and develops project clearance reports.
Identifies risks in R&D projects.
More than 3-5 years of experience in a close position
Degree in Engineering, title in Design will be valued
High level of English and Spanish (both spoken and written)
Knowledge of Mechanics, Electronics and Electrical installations
Knowledge on plastic and metal manufacturing processes
Product Technologies know how
Project and Risk Management know how
Research Methodologies known