Modern wire harness systems and exclusive vehicle interiors: The name DRÄXLMAIER stands for automotive innovations – products that enhance your driving experience. Every day, approximately 75,000 associates around the world cooperate to contribute their knowledge, skills and automotive passion toward this goal. Individuals, who like to take on responsibilities, use their creativity and contribute their ideas toward the common success. Individuals like you!

Serial Life Project Manager

Job Req ID:  121973

Timisoara, RO, 300714

Work Type:  Full time
Contract Type:  unlimited

In order to support the Serial Life Management department in Timisoara, we are looking for a Serial Life Project Manager who can meet the challenges of the international market with openness, flexibility and enthusiasm. Use this chance and join our success!




  • Manage major SLM projects (planning, organizing and controlling), or several smaller SLM projects in cooperation with project team, and after approval by supervisor;
  • Develop and coordinate subprojects, cost planning, monitor compliance and take countermeasures in case of deviations;
  • Participate in new process and equipment design and planning for aftermarket manufacturability concepts;
  • Ensure that technical production concepts are developed and implemented;
  • Create change requests for internal and external customers, analyze and evaluate  cost effects in cooperation with SLM project Team and supervisors;
  •  Supplier selection (Production Equipment, Services) and  creation/ signing of task interface agreements with suppliers, and provide support in make or buy decisions;
  • Ensure communication between the sending and receiving plant regarding SLM projects;
  • Cooperate to prepare and transfer a project from series to LTS production and provide support as contact person for production specific issues;
  • Participation at tests (e.g. Run @ Rate, Trials etc.), cooperate in monitoring and analyses of trials;
  • Collaborate with other Departments to find solutions / optimizations, taking into consideration customer requirements;
  • Ensure project documentation, develop prerequisites (e.g. training plans, necessary skills, hiring…) in cooperation with LTS Plant.




  • Higher Education in Mechanical Engineering/ Production/ Industrial Engineering or comparable training;
  • At least 2-3 years of experience on a similar position or Project Management experience;
  • Knowledge of technical correlations and knowledge of common lean methods (Six Sigma, continuous improvement process, etc.);
  • Advanced knowledge of English is a must, knowledge of German is an advantage;
  • Negotiation and communication skills;
  • Object oriented and problem solving skills;
  • Prepared to take business trips.



We offer:

  • Exciting tasks in a family company with more than 70,000 car enthusiasts in over 20 countries;
  • Integration program in a professional & dynamic team;
  • International development opportunities inspired by latest technology;
  • Challenging projects in work – life - balance atmosphere;
  • Talent-oriented organizational culture;
  • Flexible working hours.


If you are an enthusiast person and you want to develop professionally in an international environment, please send us your application!

All candidates that fit the profile will be contacted in maximum 3 weeks.