Team Manager Test Department - Energy, Climate & Safety
At the VELUX Group, we give you the chance to grow. To shape your own career. To work in an international environment. To be part of a company that leads the market in sustainable indoor living. We offer you a world of opportunities - if you have the ability and the drive to take them.
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Are you looking for professional challenges and would you like to be in charge of a dedicated team of nine employees? Do you like to concentrate on test and analysis? And would you thrive on working in a state-of-the-art test department and put your mark on the future roof light windows and building components?
In short, we are looking for someone with the desire to contribute, learn and develop. If that sounds just like you, we will give you the chance to grow and to shape your own career in a positive working climate and we will offer you a world of opportunities - if you have the ability and the drive to take them.
In close collaboration with your team, you will be a part of daily tests and analysis related to the development of the future VELUX roof light windows. Your main responsibility will be to guide the team, coordinate tasks and secure a top integrated collaboration with product development and other development teams, but you will also get the opportunity to concentrate on various professional challenges.
We mainly work with energy and climate issues related to building components e.g. U-values, acoustics, fire, mechanical test, sun simulation etc. as well as safety issues.
Besides your role as team manager, your additional tasks will be to
- Plan and conduct laboratory tests
- Analyse and report results
- Design, validate and implement test methods and equipment
- Be first point of contact to internal and external stake holders
You will be based at our international test centre in Østbirk close to Horsens, Denmark, and the E45 motorway. There will only be limited travel activities.
We imagine that you have a degree as Master of Engineering or an equivalent longer technical education with some years of experience within building physics, simulation or data processing.
Your strong points are your solid technical foundation, your ability to work in practice and your analytical approach. Preferably you have experience within design of experiment (DOE) or similar.
You have an analytical and structured approach to task solving with a good eye for details and the ability to work independently as well as in teams. You can easily comprehend complex problems/issues and disseminate information to others who do not have your technical knowledge.
You are motivated by making a difference in a professional yet informal environment. Competencies such as excellent communication and collaboration skills as well as fluency in English is necessary since you will engage with stakeholders from different parts of our organisation and external partners.
You will be part of an international and dynamic company where cross-functional knowledge sharing is highly prioritised. We work as one team to achieve ambitious and long-term results, and we need your good spirit and commitment to meet our objectives.
At the VELUX Group, we surround ourselves with competent and committed colleagues. Thoroughness and mutual respect are among our most outspoken core values. We believe in empowering people and we support this through delegating responsibility and continuous employee development.
Application and contact
If you have any questions regarding the position, please contact Jan Fransson, Director Product Quality Verification, at +45 4040 1214. We are looking forward to receiving your application as soon as possible and no later than 21 May 2017.
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