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We are the ZKW Group - the specialist for innovative, high-quality lighting systems and electronics.

As a system supplier, we are one of the world's leading strategic partners in the automotive industry.

We light the way to the future.

The ZKW Group is the specialist for innovative premium lighting systems and electronics and thus a globally present partner of the automotive industry. The headquarter in Wieselburg is globally networked with all locations in the areas of development and production. Our primary goal is to manufacture high-tech products of the highest quality and to jointly drive the development of innovative total lighting systems.

Platform Architect (m/f/d)


  • Identification of potential cross-variant synergies within the ZKW product portfolio
  • Development of a competitive standard architecture for electromechanical modules
  • Implementation of the standard architecture in ongoing enquiry and customer projects
  • Development of a platform roadmap for sub-systems
  • Derivation of necessary technology projects on the basis of the roadmap
  • Technical coordination of the global enquiry, development and series projects to ensure the target KPIs based on the standard architecture
  • Conduct maturity peer reviews with the sub-system teams
  • Approval of design guidelines and training materials derived from them


  • Bachelor's/Master's degree (FH) in product management, product development, industrial engineering or proven experience in a similar position
  • Several years of professional experience in a technical management position is an advantage 
  • Excellent planning, coordination, problem solving and communication skills
  • Extensive knowledge of customer/quality regulations or standards and methods in the automotive sector, competitive analysis/benchmark, basics of simulation, product development and others.

  • Good command of English (both written and spoken)


  • Various social benefits (including homeoffice, health program, development and training opportunities, canteen, etc.).
  • For this position we offer a minimum salary of € 3.310,48 gross/month (according to collevtive agreement). The actual salary depends of course on professional experience and qualifications


Benefits: Accessibility; Buddy System; Childcare; Company Doctor; Company Restaurant; Continued Education Programs; Employee Discounts; Fitness Programs; Flexible working hours; Food Stamps; Home Office; Parking; Preventive Check-ups; Sports Events; Travel Surcharge

This is your contact

In case of any questions please feel free to contact me:

Andrea Göttlinger
Tel:  +43 7416 505 0

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