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Senior Manager - Development Engineering



Bengaluru, Karnataka, India
Posted on Sunday, July 7, 2024

About River:

River is an electric vehicle company building multi-utility scooters. At River, we’re building scooters of tomorrow for the ambitious youth of today. Because we believe people only need two things to achieve success: the desire to make it to the top, and the means to get there.

With our flagship product River Indie, SUVofScooters, is designed to help you get things done. Engineered to be a dependable ally on your road to success. We are backed by marquee international investors - these are mobility focused funds backed by Yamaha Motors, Al-Futtaim Automotive Group, Toyota VC and Maniv Mobility.

Key Responsibilities :

  • Responsible for leading the Development Engineering team for the mechanical commodities (Fabrication, Casting, forgings, machining, sheet metals, & Coatings, etc.)
  • Responsible for doing the internal design DFM along with engineering and ensuring the design is mass production worthy.
  • Responsible for selecting the appropriate supplier along with CFT.
  • Should be capable of defining the suitable materials, and manufacturing processes as per engineering requirements.
  • Should be well-equipped with technical and soft skills to handle different supplier and own the overall part development at the supplier end.
  • Responsible for achieving the required Quality and Run&Rate at the supplier end.
  • Should be capable of defining new processes, standards, and procedures of Auditing, Process Approval, and Rejection Analysis.
  • Responsible for process audits and process approval, PPAP, and sustenance audits.
  • Proficient in various ISO, ASTM, and DIN standards applicable to Mechanical commodities.
  • Should have hands-on experience in different manufacturing processes like Casting, Machining, Fabrication, sheet metals, forgings, and coatings.
  • Should have hands-on experience in using different measurement instruments like CMM, DFT, FARO, and other conventional equipment.
  • Should have hands-on experience in functional gauge conceptualization and gauge calculations.
  • Should be proficient in Process capability, MSA, 5Why, 8D, and other quality tools.
  • A certified process auditor or 6-Sigma certification will have an added bonus point.

Ideal Candidate :

  • B.Tech or Diploma in mechanical, production, or automobile engineering
  • B.Tech with 10+years or diploma with 12+ years of experience
  • Having experience with at least 2 OEMs.
  • Experience in handling a team of min. 4 engineers