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Paint Execution Engineer

  • Location
    • Bengaluru, Karnataka
  • Schedule Full time
  • Posted


Major Roles and Responsibilities 
• Execute green field and brown field facility execution projects from initiation to closure for paint shops. 
• Execute paint shop process improvements, defect troubleshooting, FTQ & equipment uptime improvement. 
• Execute virtual vehicle assessments for product programs for paint manufacturing requirements 
• Execute paint warranty analysis & reporting for global paint shops 
• Perform manufacturing planning studies, layout planning, facility designs, material releases, benchmarking 
• Participate in global technical team meetings and report out regional issues, lessons learnt and project progress updates. 

Knowledge -  
• Sound knowledge of automotive paint shop processes, material, equipment, layout development 
• Sound knowledge of conducting manufacturing planning studies in paint shops. 
• Good knowledge of paint manufacturing requirements & virtual vehicle assessments 
• Working knowledge of Fanuc, DURR robot graphic user interface software 
• Good knowledge of Teamcenter, Vismockup, AutoCAD, MS Project, MS Office 
• Working knowledge of instruments testing color, appearance and physical properties of paints and plastics like BYK-mac, Wavescan dual etc. 
• Good knowledge on interpreting Process & Instrumentation diagrams. 
• Sound knowledge of Project Management methodologies.

• Sound understanding of the Vehicle Development and Launch Process, Quality Chain, DFMEA-PFMEA.

• Sound knowledge on Quality Management System and Workplace safety systems.

Skills -

• Good verbal and written communication. 
• Good Problem solving & analytical skills. 
• Basic cost estimation skills for business cases. 
• Basic quality tools, Process Failure Mode Effect Analysis, Advance process quality planning. 
• Basic coding skills on process automation and business intelligence tools (C/C++, Java, VB script, Python, Power BI etc., )

• Ability to understand interconnectedness of different processes within paint shop. 
• Ability to understand interconnectedness of upstream & downstream processes on 
paint launch activities. 
• Ability to work with intercultural & multi-disciplinary teams to achieve enterprise goals. 
• Good work ethic and strong sense of ownership of end result. 
• High level of integrity, ability to deal with ambiguity, takes initiative/self-directed. 

Educational Qualifications 
• Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical / Chemical / Paint Engineering/Masters in Chemistry or Paint Technology. 

• 3 to 8 years of product launch experience including facility execution, process set up, material management related to paint shop from Automotive OEMs 

Additional Description

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