Lead Advanced Engineer (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:

  • Develop and prove conceptual ideas fundamental to the engineering of diverse technical consumer products (focus: child safety products)
  • Design and build prototypes mainly in steel and plastic fabrication
  • Implementation of innovative mechanical solutions and creation of freehand sketches or physical models for immediate visualization and crash testing evaluation
  • Analyze intermediate results in concept stages and evaluate performance in relation to internal/external requirements and standards, and guide project development team accordingly
  • Interface to our international designers, development teams and suppliers
  • Provide technical support for Product Management and Procurement teams
  • Define untouchable points and critical product features which ensure performance and safety, and perform ongoing inspection throughout project development
  • Intensive support to Lead Engineers in Detail Engineering and Designers during project concept phase
  • Creation of technical reference documents (drawings, 3D scans, dimensional specs) for product concepts or prototypes, for internal and external product use 


Your profile of qualification:

  • Successfully completed degree in Mechanical Engineering or comparable education
  • Several years of professional experience in development of high-quality, mechanical consumer goods, made of plastics and metal
  • Ability to build models and invent new products
  • Very good 3D CAD knowledge (e.g. Creo/ ProEngineer/ Catia5)
  • Fluency in English
  • Committed and precise way of working

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.