Manager Biomechanics (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:

  • Organization and management of the Biomechanics/Human Factors Team
  • Supporting product development for relevant product groups (e.g. strollers, runners, child seats, baby high chairs, etc.) in all development phases with regards to ergonomics, biomechanics, comfort and service
  • Arrangement and organization of a laboratory to investigate all relevant data on children and dummies
  • Organization of practical tests with parents and children in the course of product development
  • Analysis and reproduction of the test methods of independent product tests such as Stiftung Warentest/ADAC
  • Forecast of the expected test results
  • Research and reviews of competitor products
  • Carrying out research projects with publications
  • Maintenance of the knowledge database
  • Supporting product marketing in subject-specific inquiries
  • Answering difficult subject-specific customer or authority inquiries 

Your profile of qualification:

  • Successfully completed Master’s Degree in Human Factors, Biomechanics, Sport Technology/Equipment or comparable
  • Several years of experience in a similar position
  • First experience in a leadership role
  • Willingness to travel between locations Bayreuth and Vienna, as well as occasional travel to USA and China
  • Fluency in German and English language

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.