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Navistar, Inc

Chief Engineer

Navistar, Inc - Lisle, IL

Overview
The Chief Engineer - Electrification is responsible for developing Navistar\u2019s electrification technologies to best support Navistar product strategy.  Specifically, the position is leading a team to develop advanced technologies leading to product implementation ready in supporting Supertruck 2 projects and electric vehicle programs. 
 
Why Navistar?

Over the past two years Navistar has redesigned most of the International Truck vehicle line-up, including the LT Series and RH Series tractors, HX Series vocational truck, and soon to be introduced HV Series and MV Series trucks.  The company is witnessing market share growth in several of its core segments, a testament to the customer acceptance of its new products
Product quality and uptime has been a strong and ongoing focus across the entire company.  Navistar has introduced a number of new powertrains to its truck line-up, including the International® A26 12.4L diesel.  
Our alliance with Volkswagen Truck and Bus increases our global scale, strengthens our competitiveness, and provides our customers with expanded access to cutting-edge products, technology and services.
Superior parts and services offering throughout the country via our distribution channel
Best in class non-asset based products that enable our customers to not only create value for themselves but for their customers as well

Position Purpose and Requirements
Oversees overall engineering functions. Responsible for leading the processes, problem solving and implementing solutions to the most complex and high risk engineering issues. Provides leadership on a broad basis; influences technical and regulatory standards bodies. Serves as a critical asset in helping Corporation influence the engineering strategy of key partners.
 
Basic Requirements: 

Bachelor\u2019s Degree in Engineering or Engineering Technology
At least 12 years experience in product design/development
At least 6 years experience managing technical professionals and technical staff in engineering and design activities

OR

Master\u2019s Degree in Engineering or Engineering Technology
At least 10 years experience in product design/development
At least 6 years experience managing technical professionals and technical staff in engineering and design activities

OR

PhD in Engineering or Engineering Technology
At least 8 years experience  in product design/development
At least 6 years experience managing technical professionals and technical staff in engineering and design activities 

Additional Requirements

Qualified candidates, excluding current Navistar employees, must be legally authorized on an unrestricted basis (US Citizen, Legal Permanent Resident, Refugee or Asylee) to be employed in the United States. Navistar does not anticipate providing employment related work sponsorship for this position (e.g., H-1B status)
Bachelor\u2019s degree in Electrical Engineering; Master degree preferred
Minimum eight years in design or development of electric vehicles or electric powertrain components
Experienced in successfully leading a project team of greater than 10 persons
Prior experience managing technical professionals

Desired Skills:

Solid understanding of the product development process
Ability to motivate others
Team oriented with prior experience leading teams and proven ability to deliver results in a team environment
Excellent oral and written communication skills
Demonstrated leadership skills including conflict management resolution, and organizational skills
Ability to make decisions using appropriate problem solving and decision analysis techniques.

Competencies:

Positive Attitude
Conflict Management
Timely Decision Making
Motivating Others
Drive for Results

Compliance/Marketing Requirements
Visit us at www.Navistar.com to discover more about our organization
 
It's Uptime at International
 
Navistar is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

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Chief Engineer Navistar, Inc - Lisle, IL, United States

   

Location: Lisle, IL

Company Profile:
Our innovations drove America's move from family farms to agricultural dominance. Then from local economies to the largest economy in the world. Today, wherever innovation drives global markets forward, you'll find us taking the lead. We are Navistar. And this is our drive to deliver.