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Various Positions, Geely Design

China, USA

Geely Design Global

Geely Design is a multi-cultural global organization under the leadership of Peter Horbury with four well equipped studios in Shanghai, Gothenburg, Barcelona and Los Angeles with some 450 people in total. These design centers, with top class design teams and the latest tools in design development, are responsible for the creation of a unique design language for each of Geely's brands.

In an inspiring studio environment we build, maintain and utilize a top class design team – based on synergetic collaboration. With best in class processes and tools we challenge preconceptions and deliver premium brand design to our customers.

Geely Design China - Shanghai

Shanghai is the beating heart of the Geely range where we are tapping into China’s 5,000 years of the visual arts to give our products a unique flavor in their detailing. Our team has established a studio and built a coherent brand identity at the same time as launching multiple products.

China has rich veins of diverse culture to be inspired by as Geely Auto develops as a proud Chinese brand. With over 30 ongoing projects our Geely Design China studio has grown to over 300 people.

Interior Design Manager

Location: Shanghai, China

Responsibilities and tasks

  • Organize and guide design activities to secure program deliveries according to design directions
  • Work on several projects simultaneously
  • Act as mentor for the design team to improve design quality and efficiency
  • Support design directors in assessing team performance
  • Work with project engineering and program management
  • Design representative in relevant meeting forums
  • Organize design reviews in collaboration with design project leader
  • Directly report to design director

Skill and Qualification Requirements

  • University degree in transportation design
  • 10+ years experience in car design
  • Experience in leading design teams
  • English language, spoken and written
  • Full understanding of complete car development process
  • Solid experience in CAD 3D design process and software
  • Strong drive, communicative with good presentation skills
  • Independent and confident, with ability to take initiative
  • Good motivation skills, structured, methodical and analytical with good planning ability
  • Flexible and able to work under constrained time schedules and frequently revised circumstances
  • Experience with Asian OEMs is a plus

Interior Designer

Location: South Pasadena, California

Responsibilities and tasks

  • Create and develop complete design proposals according to design briefs and project constraints
  • Produce detailed creative design solutions fulfilling complex technical criteria
  • Prepare presentation material for reviews
  • Participate in design reviews

Skill and Qualification Requirements

  • University degree in transportation design
  • 3+ years experience in car design
  • Good knowledge of CAD 3D design process and software such as Alias
  • Rhino or polygon modelling, Photoshop or equivalent image processing software
  • Communicative with good verbal and visual presentation skills
  • Independent and confident as well as a good team worker
  • Structured, methodical and analytical with good planning skills
  • Strong drive, flexible and able to work under tight schedules and frequently revised circumstances
  • Experience with Asian OEMs is a plus

Studio Engineer

Location: South Pasadena, California

Responsibilities and tasks

  • Managing and documenting agreements between design and engineering within your area
  • Transferring and describing engineering and key legislative requirements to design
  • Translating engineering requirement into design possibilities
  • Help realize design themes from sketch into production
  • Generate feasible solutions for technically challenging areas
  • Manage and lead meetings between Design and Engineering
  • Being the voice of design, communicating design intents and needs within engineering
  • Understand and implement technical input and limitations in the design models
  • Document feasibility of design themes and raise critical issues
  • Arbitrate and drive compromises between engineering and design
  • Help set up and support clay model development

Skill and Qualification Requirements

  • B.Sc., M.Sc. Eng.
  • 10+ years relevant work experience
  • Strong interest in car development and specifically supporting the creative design team
  • Ability to drive, motivate and convince
  • Ability to take a leading role as well as to work individually in cross functional teams
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong Catia and Teamcenter experience
  • Extensive automotive product concept and component design experience
  • Extensive vehicle engineering knowledge
  • Working knowledge of component manufacturing, tooling and material requirements
  • Cultural awareness, especially Asian – European culture

Design Quality Manager

Location: Hangzhou Bay, China

Responsibilities and tasks

  • Ensure digital models for vehicle exterior and interior from CAS to final Class A stage, meet the quality expectations defined in the DQ department standards
  • Report to the DQ Director. You will be expected to have a broad experience in automotive engineering and design
  • Lead the DQ activities on several projects and will be expected to support and educate DQ Lead and junior team members
  • Strong communication skills and comfortable working in a sometimes stressful and demanding environment
  • Ability to interact and fit into a small, highly motivated, multi-functional team that is working in a rapid, simultaneous design engineering environment
  • The role offers the rare opportunity to take responsibility for Design Quality aspects of new vehicle design projects
  • Comfortable and able to follow tight deadlines
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills and be able to focus on details
  • You will be expected to work independently and you must have the ability to work as a team player and co-operate with colleagues in the Design and Engineering departments
  • Responsible for evaluating quality of digital models for exterior and interior using ICEM Surf or Alias
  • Meet Engineering teams to review and improve gap, flush and Technical specifications
  • Ensure digital models meet the Engineering specifications for gap and flush
  • Support the digital model team to follow technical input and to achieve the Quality requirements defined in the DQ department standards
  • Organize and lead the DQ Design team reviews for digital and milling models
  • Support and guide Design Quality Lead and Junior team members

Skill and Qualification Requirements

  • Degree educated or technical equivalent in automotive design or engineering
  • Background in Design / Class A Surface modeling / Perceived or Product Quality with 15+ years experience  in an Automotive Engineering or Design environment is essential
  • Knowledge of Catia V5 essential and experience in ICEM Surf or Alias would be a distinct advantage
  • Strong Technical background in Automotive Engineering with a good understanding of tooling requirements for sheet metal and plastic parts
  • A good understanding of homologation and legal requirements for Vehicle Design
  • Ability to work in cross functional teams and lead Design Quality activities on several projects
  • Very strong drive
  • Strong interest in automotive technology
  • Fluent in English both spoken and written
  • Must be willing to share your knowledge with other members of the team

Software experience requirements

  • CATIA V5 experience essential
  • Experience using ICEM Surf / Alias would be a distinct advantage
  • Knowledge VRED would be an advantage
  • PDM System Team Center experience would be an advantage

How to apply:

Please email Coco at talents@geely.com or form more information call +86 21 51557700-691356

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Geely Design China

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Geely Design California