Director Value Engineering



Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Controls (RAC) in Danfoss Cooling is looking for an experienced Director Value Engineering to effectively structure execution of value engineering and ensure that new and existing RAC products are designed and optimized to cost and with a high-quality level.

Come and join us if you are ready to put your project management skills to the test in a highly innovative environment. If you can use your high level of knowledge to challenge specifications based on product benchmarking and deliver technical cost saving according to business targets, then we encourage you to apply for this position. You will become part of a major global company and a world-class supplier of cooling equipment.

Learn more about Danfoss Refrigeration and Air Conditioning, here.

Great responsibility with great level of impact
You will be part of the RAC Engineering organization in Danfoss, and will report to Senior Director, Engineering. It is your responsibility to develop, execute and be the owner of our roadmaps for technical savings, due diligence and with zero defects in quality. To do so, you must be able to effectively create buy-in and transparency of potential savings, highlighting technical feasibility, resource estimation, timing etc.

Your focus will be on continuous improvement initiatives and more specifically, you will be responsible for:

  • Developing, maintaining and prioritizing technical cost saving and product benchmark roadmaps
  • Leading by example, acting as a role model, motivating and inspiring others
  • Organizing, leading technical and motivating the Value Engineering team
  • Creating clear and attainable objectives and stretching targets based on roadmaps and an environment which inspires people to change
  • Performing technical feasibility studies on potential ideas and categorizing based on feasibility
  • Building up structure and procedures for Value Engineering in NPD’s
  • Facilitating global collaboration on Value Engineering and Product Benchmark

You will be based at the Danfoss headquarters in Nordborg or Danfoss Kolding (Denmark), and as part of a truly global company you must expect a certain number of travel days, approx. 20-30 days in relation with projects.

Solid business understanding and a proven track record
To be successful in this position you must have strong Project Management skills and a proven track record in execution of technical programs and utilizing quality tools as FMEA or design for Six Sigma. As a minimum, you hold a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar and practical experience with design, simulation, verification and validation of mechanical/electro-mechanical control product.

You are known for your open mind and communicative approach. You work persistently to achieve your goals, and you possess the necessary leadership skills to create motivating team collaborations and relations, both internally and externally.

You have the drive and strong execution focus that it takes, are eager to challenge and can embrace the ongoing changes that we meet every day. You see the bigger picture and at the same time, you can transfer it into a structured way of working, which permits you to come up with the right solutions, and you are willing to make the necessary decisions.

You are dedicated to creating impact and lead changes, and you do what it takes to get the job done. In this position it is your capabilities, experiences and personality which are the impact that will make the difference.

For further information about the position,
please contact Senior Director Engineering, Henning Lars Hansen +45 2016 6073. For information regarding the process, please contact Senior Recruiter Marie H.-Kristensen +45 2860 5891.

Please apply at your earliest convenience. We do not have an application deadline but accept applications as long as the job is posted.The position will be closed down once we have found the right candidate.

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Location: Kolding, Nordborg

Country: Denmark

Job Area: Research & Development

Type of Position: Professional

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