ECS Tuning Research and Development’s primary focus is the development of innovative world class performance parts and styling accessories for the German performance aftermarket. The R&D Shop Manager plays a critical role in the product development process, coordinating the interaction between technicians, brand teams, photo/video teams, and engineering, for product installation, evaluation, and marketing. Our ideal candidate for the position will possess excellent verbal and written communication skills with a proven ability to coordinate multiple project requests, work in a team environment, and successfully resolve issues with a positive and upbeat attitude, as well as work in a fast-paced environment. This is a full-time opportunity.
Manage shop resources to coordinate test fitment of new products to evaluate quality, functionality, and performance in collaboration with engineering, brand, and marketing departments.
Establish shop performance metrics to ensure efficient utilization of personnel with a focus on meeting key performance goals
Enforce product development processes and shop policy with a focus on continues process improvement.
Facilitate maintenance and service to company fleet vehicles
Manage care, maintenance, organization, and cleanliness of shop facility and equipment
Order parts as required for install/media projects and fleet maintenance, as well as monitor and maintain shop supplies inventory
Maintain detailed project outline and evaluation notes in project tickets
Proof read and review technical writing and product installation guides
Upbeat, positive attitude
Attention to detail
Self-motivated with the ability to identify value added tasks without supervision
Ability to thrive in a fast paced, high urgency environment
Must have clean driving record
High School Diploma
Automotive Service Writer or Shop Manager experience
Certifications a plus (such as ASE, BMW STEP, etc.)
European performance experience a plus (Porsche, BMW, Audi, VW, Mercedes)
Internal Number: 4192033270
About ECS TUNING
ECS Tuning, a worldwide leader in the automotive parts and aftermarket accessories industry, is looking for motivated candidates to join our team. The success of ECS Tuning is driven by a group of automotive passionate team members who have the tenacity for results and an unrelenting determination to succeed. We offer a unique blend of family-owned values in an upbeat and technologically savvy environment. ECS Tuning provides a rare opportunity to work in an industry where passion and devotion for automobiles can be part of your everyday career.Fulltime positions at ECS Tuning provide:- Competitive Compensation Packages- Excellent Medical, Vision, and Dental Coverage- Retirement Plan with Employer Match- Paid Vacations and Sick Time