February 12, 2019

System Lead New Platforms - R&D

Country: Sweden

In the process of further strengthening the Haldex Project Management Team we are looking for an experienced system engineer for the development of new product lines to Haldex.


The System Lead New Platforms position plays an essential role in defining, driving and coordinating the global activities related to system engineering of new product lines internally and developing customer relations for customer input.

The System Lead New Platformsis responsible for coordinating and managing systems requirements in cross functional teams and executing tasks defined in the Haldex Project Management Model. The responsibility of the System Lead New Platform spans from defining architecture and interfaces, break down system requirements to sub-projects and to competencies to IP support related to systems. The role includes close cooperation both internally and with customers why communication skills are essential. The product is built on sub modules which are combined to a complete brake system in different configuration to meet the customer demand why system engineering is a demand and knowledge of functional safety (ISO 26262). Project management of prototype projects and platforms project can be part of the responsibility.


Key roles and responsibilities


  • System and architecture specification

  • Evaluation of new technology to include in platform scope to meet requirements

  • Requirement management on system level and distribution of requirement to sub systems

  • Management of technical projects and innovation projects as of opened Gate -2 until project closure in Gate 5.

  • Project results according to scope in terms of time, cost, quality and technology.

  • Reporting project status to the project sponsor and steering council.

  • External project status reporting to customer

  • Quality assurance of product and process according to APQP

  • Documentation of project.

  • Assisting sales with product material and drive/participate in customer dialogues and events



Required skills & experience


+5 years of technical project management, preferably within the automotive business with Tier1/Tier2 supplier role experience. Platform and customer application coordination with OEM requirements on development process procedures and project management. Development of new products involving multi-site development.

Key competencies

  • Deep technical knowledge in vehicle systems – Mechatronics, electronics, software

  • Patent strategy and knowhow for systems

  • Systems knowledge (understanding how a system is used in vehicle and how to optimize sub systems to an optimal system solution)

  • Product and Process knowledge, Commercial vehicles, Brake systems

  • Scope management

  • Business acumen, customer knowledge and impact

  • Financial discipline, managing and understanding budget and business case parameter impact

  • Risk management

  • Project Time Management

Additional information

Please send your application to elisabeth.igeby@haldex.com with relevant enclosures no later than February 24th 2019.

For further information, please contact:

Daniel Hervén, Project Director New Platforms
Phone: 0418-47 60 00


HR in Sweden:

Elisabeth Igeby HR Director Direct: +46-418 47 63 06 E-mail