Experienced Consultant PLM and R&D Lean/Agile Transformation (f/m/d), Beijing or Shanghai
The roleAs an Experienced Consultant, you'll develop and implement projects focusing on R&D/Engineering that improve productivity and innovation. You will use Lean and Agile methods to accomplish this. With your expertise, you'll support our clients to secure a long-term competitive advantage in what can be extremely dynamic markets. Become part of our team!
What you'll do
- Develop Lean/Agile strategies in development
- Support your clients during the transformation process and closely work together to establish new ways of thinking and acting for tailored, creative solutions
- Independently acquire new Lean/Agile client projects
- Assume responsibility for your own (sub-)projects and coach your team members
- Present your project results to top management
- Act as a thought leader and continuously develop consulting offering in Learning Organization
What you'll need
- At least three (ideally five or more) years' experience, with outstanding performance, at a renowned industrial enterprise, start-up or consultancy and operative experience in Lean and Agile Development approaches (e.g. Value Stream Mapping, Obeya, Kanban)
- Excellent know-how of process improvement programs such as Lean Management/Agile Program in R&D and Engineering
- Ideally experience in Organizational Change Management
- Outstanding degree from a university or specialized college (Master's/graduate degree/PhD) or top business school MBA
- Extensive international work experience
- Excellent analytical and conceptional skills and an entrepreneurial mindset
- Highly developed communication skills in German and English
- Team player with strong interpersonal skills and willingness to travel (approx. 80 percent)
A career at SMC means you'll see the real-world impact of your thinking from day one. Join us, and start shaping your future today.
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