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Senior IT Application Engineer

Yanfeng Global Automotive Interiors
Bratislava, Bratislavský kraj 811 06
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Yanfeng Automotive Interiors (YFAI) is the global leader in automotive interiors. YFAI is redefining how people relax, work and play in their vehicle interiors today and decades from now. Headquartered in Shanghai, the company has 114 manufacturing plants and technical centers in 20 countries and more than 33,000 employees globally. They design, develop and manufacture interior components for all automakers. Established in 2015, Yanfeng Automotive Interiors is a joint venture between Yanfeng Automotive Trim Systems Co., Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Huayu Automotive Systems Co., Ltd. (HASCO), the component group of SAIC Motor Corporation Limited (SAIC Motor), and Adient, the global leader in automotive seating. For more information, please visit www.YFAI.com.

Job Summary

  • To implement an in-house business application for the Operations in the EMEA region mainly in regard to MES (Manufacturing Execution System), WMS (Warehouse Management System) and JIS (Just in Time/Sequence) functionalities.

  • To coordinate the specific implementation projects and to assure that the project is delivered on time, in good quality and covering the requirements.

  • To act as applications processes expert, especially between operations and development team (also besides from specific projects)

  • To provide LV2 and/or LV3 support for the corresponding support team in case of critical and unsolved situations in daily business operations (fallback and escalation support)

Main Responsibilities

  • Responsible for business requirements investigation and translating into corresponding business applications logics.

  • Responsible for aligning on and to recommend technical solutions for given specifications towards project teams.

  • Responsible for executing the implementation tasks like machine commissioning, system deployment, solution testing, user trainings and system go-live.

  • Responsible for coordinating resources for the implementation, assure the project is delivered on time with good quality.

  • Responsible to involve team members, subject-matter experts and LV 3 support team to achieve viable solutions, and to define new functionalities incl. requirements for development team if needed.

  • Responsible for preparing and updating project plans.

  • Responsible for time plan controlling, quality controlling and cost controlling.

  • Responsible for creating corresponding documentations (e.g. project / functionality / solution / problem).

  • Responsible for resolving system issues during manufacturing process, for providing root cause analysis and for supporting on process issues solving.

  • Responsible to provide fallback and escalation support for corresponding support teams in case of critical issues that cannot get solved by themselves (especially during non-work hours).

  • Responsible to facilitate and manage regionally or globally driven / initiated projects, e.g. global system upgrades, functionalities updates,

Common Requirements

  • Advanced communication skills.

  • Fluent in both spoken and written English.

  • Excellent problem-solving, organizational and analytical skills.

  • Ability to work self-responsible, strong teamwork spirit and sociable.

  • Thinking in business processes.

  • Good coordination ability, problem analysing ability and solving ability.

  • Open for regular business travelling across EMEA region.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related discipline or equivalent experience.

  • Solid knowledge in general database logics.

  • Ideally having project management skills.

Work Experience

  • 3+ years experience in software deploying of enterprise applications (e.g. ERP, WMS, MES, JIS, )

  • Experience in automotive industry is preferred.

  • Familiar with relevant business processes.


Proficient in the following database technology:

  • MySQL

Knowledge with one of the following database technologies would be a plus:

  • SQL server

  • Oracle

Knowledge with one of the following solutions/technologies would be a plus:

  • Siemens PLC / OPC

  • Java

  • Vue

  • Flutter

Posted: 2021-06-09 Expires: 2021-07-08
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