WWD Process Engineer

Date: Jan 14, 2022

Location: Jiangyin, CN

Company: Bekaert NV

Bekaert (www.bekaert.com) is a world market and technology leader in steel wire transformation and coating technologies. We pursue to be the preferred supplier for our steel wire products and solutions by continuously delivering superior value to our customers worldwide. Bekaert (Euronext Brussels: BEKB) is a global company with more than 27 000 employees worldwide, headquarters in Belgium and € 4.4 billion in combined revenue in 2020.


Your Role

1.  Leading the project of WWD and lubricant team

    - lead the technical feassibility study of new ideas
    - define and lead the discovery and incubation of technology project, develop the final business case
    - define and lead the development project together with project owner, including, project defing, planning, cost control, regular progress follow up, daily communication, reporting...

2. Build up the connection with supplier or other technologist partners to bring new capability of lubricant / wire deformation knowledge / capability into Bekaert:

    - build the external resouce network
    - develop the potential connection actions
    - organize regular communication activities
    - join the related activities with wire drawing / lubricant, e.g. expo, seminar, visit ...

3. Drive the process technology innovation in WWD/Lubricant domain together with team leader

    - create new ideas of lubrication and wire deformation to drive the cost saving, product quality or processability improvement
    - Collecting the innovation sources by regularly reading patent, literature, other informations, regularly summrize and share all the learnings with team
    - increase the capability of innovation by self-learning or regularly join the activities of innovation trainings / workshops...

4. Expertise development

    - reinforce the knowledge / expertise level in WWD / Lubrication by continously self-learning
    - support the team leader or process owner to organize the regular expertise review meeting according to the roadmap defined
    - lead some items in the expertise road map to build the related expertise


Your Profile

    - At least master degree of material science or metallurgy related background
    - Good skill of project management
    - Good knowledge of materials and metallurgy, graduate programs are best related to metal materials
    - Good level of written and spoken English
    - Strong communication and presentation skill




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