Technical Manager (m / f / d)

Company description:
With around 300 employees, at five locations in Germany, the Czech Republic and India as well as branches in the USA and Russia, DIOSNA produces machines and systems for the pharmaceutical and baked goods industries. The name DIOSNA is always associated with quality, design and reliability.
Founded in 1885, we are one of the international manufacturers of mixers and fluidized bed processors for biotechnology and pharmaceuticals. In the bakery, our kneading machines are a symbol of quality, reliability and durability. DIOSNA is the inventor of machine dough production for all types of baked goods. The principle of horizontal mixing of dry materials was invented by DIOSNA. Both mixing processes and machine designs set the standards in the pharmaceutical and baked goods industries today. The products that are used in production as well as research and development around the world are characterized by the highest quality and innovative developments.
DIOSNA always stands for the highest level of customer satisfaction worldwide. The company develops and manufactures products according to the highest quality requirements for the best customer benefit.
DIOSNA sees itself as the world's leading innovator; engagement in research and development is a great commitment. The leading international position is consolidated through technological innovations in kneading technology as well as mixing and granulating. Dozens of patents owned by the company and its employees are unmistakable evidence of this.
For our location in Pune, India we are looking for:
Technical Manager (m / f / d)
Position Description:
The newly created position is outstanding for the development and implementation of the strategic goals at our location in Pune, India. The site is to be expanded into a global engineering hub for engineering (mechanical, electrical) and the automation of our products in the pharmaceutical & food sector.
For this we are looking for a manager who will consistently build and expand the location with technical expertise and entrepreneurial skill in conjunction with the management at the headquarters in Osnabrück.
In individual, coordinated steps, responsibility for the maintenance of individual products is to be transferred from Osnabrück to the Pune location. The task is to maintain the products and to put together order-specific solutions based on existing machines and assemblies. In this context, the engineering of described but not implemented solutions belongs to the area of ​​responsibility.
The job holder is responsible for the search, selection and hiring of suitable employees. It guarantees the quality of the work results in compliance with the order-related target costs and deadlines. Regular exchanges with those responsible for the discipline at the headquarters as well as ensuring smooth communication at the operational level are the main tasks of the job holder.
  • Management and disciplinary responsibility of the technical department at the site
  • Responsibility for order engineering, including software, in line with deadlines, quality and costs
  • Planning, structuring, monitoring and optimizing processes to ensure quality and adherence to planned deadlines
  • Capacity and personnel planning as well as taking appropriate measures for personnel development
  • Coordination and optimization of all activities necessary for processing
  • Ensuring communication between the sites
  • Regular reporting to the head office
Main activity:
The Technical Manager leads the teams integratively and manages the relevant interfaces. In doing so, he ensures a relevant flow of communication and information. He actively promotes teamwork of the engineering teams consisting of mechanical design, electrical design and software creation.
He reports to the CEO in the Pune location (local / disciplinary) and the Head of Project Management (global / functional).
The ideal candidate has a strong entrepreneurial mindset coupled with leadership skills and high competencies in interface management.
He or she possesses a high degree of independence and initiative to further optimize processes and procedures. In doing so, he maintains a pragmatic and results-oriented approach.
With a pronounced hands-on mentality, he supports his team in achieving their goals. 
In addition, he brings along very good technical know-how, an analytical way of thinking as well as a distinct ability to make decisions and delegate.
The desired candidate is characterized by strong communication and enthusiasm skills to bring together the different employees in the engineering teams.

The ideal candidate has:
  •   Successful completion of an engineering degree (B.Sc.) in the field of mechanical engineering (preferred) or process engineering or electrical engineering, combined with an additional degree in business administration M.Sc.
  • Several years of experience in engineering of process engineering systems, ideally with a focus on food and pharmaceutical applications
  • Several years of management experience in the described field of activity
  • Proven track record in building and leading interdisciplinary engineering team
  • Knowledge of PLC programming
  • English language skills at C1 level, German language skills desirable
We offer you:
  • An attractive, diversified and internationally oriented role in a mid-sized company with a team-oriented working environment
  • The location is one of the company's growth areas.
  • There are good professional and personal development and training opportunities in a company with products that belong to the high-tech level of the industry.
  • Flexible working hours, good benefits, etc.
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We are looking forward to receive your application with all pertinent information:
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