Senior Manager R&D Quality - Car Seats (m/f/d)

Bayreuth, DE

CYBEX is a company that puts tomorrow’s people at the heart of its brand. Always questioning the status quo and not afraid of challenging the establishment, CYBEX has become not just a leader in child safety but is seen as an innovative lifestyle and fashion brand for parents. We offer car seats, baby carriers, kids furniture and strollers enabling parents to keep their little ones safe in style. After growing rapidly in the last few years, we look for ambitious talent to contribute to CYBEX’s success story.

Your areas of responsibilities:

  • Organizing and planning of quality resources for projects
  • Represent quality in key child safety projects towards product & project management and R&D
  • Coach and develop the direct reports in terms of tools and skills
  • Define and maintain the quality requirements for different product categories
  • Assure testing of requirements and create actions out of test results
  • Highlight compliance risks and non-conformities
  • Assure effective application of tools like D-FMEA, 8D, Control Plans, etc.
  • Assure and support closure of open quality points in projects
  • Assure sufficient documentation of project quality-related results for the child safety product category


Your profile of qualification:

  • Successfully completed degree in mechanical engineering or similar 
  • Several years of experience in a similar position
  • Experience in leading teams and ability to inspire and motivate your employees with hands-on mentality
  • Several years of engineering or development background in consumer goods products
  • Passion for lifestyle consumer goods and design
  • Fluent in business English
  • Strong knowledge of quality tools & methods such as APQP
  • Experience in leading, coaching and developing international teams
  • Willingness to travel to our production sites in China (25%)

CYBEX operates globally and has employees from over 29 nations. If you are keen to leave your footprint in a swiftly growing business that offers plenty of opportunities to grow both on a professional and individual level, you’ve come to the right place. As part of Goodbaby International Holdings Ltd., CYBEX is dedicated to creating an inclusive working environment that encompasses diversity and equal opportunities. In addition to a competitive salary, attractive annual leave, and discounts on our products you’ll have the chance to develop your personal profile in an international environment.