Danfoss Power Solutions - a world-class provider of mobile hydraulics for the construction, agriculture, and other off-highway vehicle markets - is a segment of the Danfoss Group and provides the power our changing world needs to thrive.
Passion, innovation and out-of-the-box thinking are words that describe you? Do you enjoy being at the forefront of visionary technical solutions to the challenges of tomorrow? If you are looking to work in a global environment joining a high-performance team with potential for further growth and development, then we have the perfect challenge for you!
We are currently looking for an agile and highly motivated New Business Development Manager (m/f/d) with a high technical flair for one of our Neumünster (GER), Nordborg (DK) or Ames (USA) locations.
In this role, you will collaborate with our Hydrostatics organization in generating new business opportunities, explore new markets and technologies with a clear focus on the technical side of developing our new business endeavors. You will be a major part of making us the top solution provider in the off-highway market.
Work with the organization to propose and drive game changing ideas (such as connected solutions or new transmission standards)
Create new business models and processes and explore new technologies and markets
Conduct market research and (technical) feasibility studies to understand future market needs
Analyze competitors’ solutions in the off-highway market
Substantiate hypotheses and prepare recommendations for customer solutions and innovative new products (core business and complementary products)
Define technology roadmaps, and identify gaps in cooperation with the business units and the division
Engage with current and future customers as well as external institutions for a forward-looking and long-term prediction of the industry
Guide projects all the way from idea to proof of concept and build viable demonstrators together with engineering teams
Prepare and execute the technical hand-over to project execution
Attend conferences to share and exchange ideas about new technologies and trends
Master’s degree in mechanical, electrical or mechatronics engineering or any related field
Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a technical R&D or system application role preferably in the off-highway market
Mindset to explore unconventional ideas and solutions
Strategic and out-of-the-box thinking with continuous learning mentality
Global mindset and excellent communication skills to efficiently communicate across all levels in the organization
Self-driven and able to drive results in a global matrix organization
Willingness to travel (up to 20%)
Fluent spoken and written English skills
What can we offer you?
You will have the opportunity to be part of a flexible environment with great focus on team spirit and collaboration, but minimal supervision. Your input and experience will be valued and with your influential skills, you will have an essential role in strategic decision making. You will operate in a truly global leadership environment, with diverse stakeholders. Flexible working hours that fit yours and the company’s needs and a competitive compensation package are a given.
For further information about the position please contact Eva Isselstein, Talent Acquisition Specialist, at +49 461 4301 4623.
Please apply at your earliest convenience. We do not have an application deadline but accept applications as long as the job is posted. The position will be closed once we have found the right candidate.
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