Product Developer (m/f/o)

WEGU has been developing innovative solutions for the automotive industry for almost 75 years. By specializing in rubber and plastics technologies, we are a driving force in the mobility of tomorrow. As part of the Zhongding Group, we are represented internationally with over 20,000 people. With the values of a family business, the flat hierarchies of a medium-sized industrial company and the vision of a global group, we set quite a lot in motion.

For the earliest possible date, we are seeking a Product developer (m/f/o)

to strengthen our team, develop elastomer, plastic and metal components for the automotive industry, and provide customer support ranging from the inquiry to the start of series production.


  • Conception, design, calculation and development of elastomer composite parts as well as metal and plastic components for the automotive industry in the area of chassis, transmission and engine mounts
  • Specifications for the CAD design of NVH components on the basis of customer requirements
  • Project management in domestic and international customer development projects
  • Providing support for customer inquiries
  • Analysis of specifications and installation spaces as well as technical requirements
  • Organization of and participation in design reviews and other project meetings, incl. customer visits
  • Tracking the project progress in the inquiry prototype and series phase
  • Reporting on the project progress / status to the product development team leader
  • Working with the sales department to analyze customer inquiries for the purpose of cost calculation
  • Testing the use of plastic recyclates
  • Preparation of design guidelines


  • Successfully completed training as a technician or engineer
    in the field of mechanical engineering, automotive technology or comparable disciplines
  • Development, design & product experience in the field of
    anti-vibration components
  • Knowledge of elastomer materials and the vulcanization process
  • Experience in international project management, preferably in the automotive industry
  • Reliable knowledge of standard OEM development processes and reliable application of tools typical for the industry, such as APQP, FMEA, DVP, etc.
  • Excellent written and spoken German- and English-language skills
  • Knowledge of the automotive industry is desirable
  • Experience in working with international teams and multinational projects is an advantage

We offer:

  • 30 days vacation & special leave arrangements
  • In-depth training process and opportunities to help shape the company
  • Career opportunities in an international environment
  • Opportunities for further training
  • Mobile working possible
  • Company parties
  • Free parking
  • Financial provision package with company pension scheme, occupational disability insurance, contributions to capital formation
  • Vacation and Christmas bonus
  • Participation in company profits
  • Corporate benefits
  • Hardware leasing for private purposes
  • Flat rate for coffee and water
  • Company canteen with subsidized food
  • Health package with budget of €600 per year
  • Sports events and courses
  • Bike leasing

Are you interested?

If you can see yourself in these highly skilled functions and consider this position as your next career move, please apply by sending an email to with complete, informative documents, stating the possible starting date and desired salary. We look forward to meeting you.