Project Engineer / Project Ingenieur @ Traxial

in Kortrijk

At Magnax, we support the global transition to electric transportation by innovating in THE next-generation electric motor and generator technology. Our subsidiary Traxial focuses on ground e-mobility use cases.

In search of Project Engineer / Project Ingenieur @ Traxial

To support Traxial's growth, we are looking for a Project Engineer to assist with the planning, resourcing, and monitoring of technical development activities to ensure project accuracy and timely execution. A successful Project Engineer has the ability to work with multiple discipline projects, demonstrate excellent project and time management as well as proactive decision-making skills. A passion for EV motors and e-mobility is a must to join our journey!

This is what you’ll do:

  • Lead and actively participate in R&D / Innovation / Customer projects according to key demands.

  • Cooperate and communicate with the Project Portfolio Manager and other team members to create efficient project scheduling.

  • Planning and timely execution of projects respecting budget, scope, and time.

  • Ability to follow the Company NPD Stage-Gate development process (A-B-C-D Samples).

  • Identification of project risks and initiating the necessary mitigation actions.

  • Facilitation of kick-off meetings and brainstorming sessions.

  • Act as the point of contact between engineering and purchasing team, follow up with suppliers when needed.

Who are we looking for?

  • Engineering degree (BSc) – essential

  • 2+ years of experience in automotive/aerospace/energy/railway sector – essential (hardware industry)

  • Ability to deal with uncertainty and ambiguity - essential

  • Eager to learn and to encounter a wide variety of technical challenges – essential

  • Strong interpersonal skills, flexibility and focus on results/outcomes - essential

  • Knowledge of electric motors and electric vehicles – strong asset

  • Previous experience in managing small project or continual improvement activities – desirable

  • Previous exposure to recognized project management methodologies – eg. – Phase-Gate, Agile - desirable

  • Strong oral and written communication in English – essential

What can we offer?

This is your chance to join a team of seasoned experts and young, ambitious professionals that believe in the power of continuous learning and self-development. Traxial is a fast-growing company. This means that you will have a lot of impact on the future of the company and your career.

At Traxial, you can expect:

  • A full-time position in an inspiring high-tech environment.

  • A sneak preview of what the future brings, from electric cars to passenger drones.

  • An attractive salary package with extralegal benefits.

  • Four extra days off.

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