Technical Offering Support Manager - Underground Drilling, Parts & Services

Job overview

  • Deadline: 13 Aug
  • Country: Finland, France
  • Location: Tampere, Meyzieu
  • Job-ID: R0019987
  • Job category: Engineering
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The Parts & Services Division in Sandvik Mining & Rock Technology has a unique opportunity for a Technical Offering Support Manager for Underground Drilling. The primary focus of this role is the delivery of engineering design and technical expertise associated with Parts & Services products being used in the commercial offering and to manage the overall scope of discrete work packages within active R&D projects to ensure the aftermarket considerations are included in the product development.

You collaborate with the Technical Services departments of the Underground Drilling Division and you provide technical support to the Product Line Managers during the development of new products and the improvement of existing products and during the preparation of tender submissions and negotiations and you provide support to the company’s Intellectual Property (IP) strategy.

You will represent Parts & Services within Equipment Division NPD projects participating to apply the design for aftermarket principles with the aim of improving POC and TOC to required levels from G0. During the NPD process you will lead the actions to support the new P&S project model together with the project team and Technical Services team and ensure compliance with the stage gate model to improve Parts & Services operational readiness as new products are introduced to the market.

You design and evaluate theoretical designs using engineering principles and techniques and identify and/or define suitable testing for the Parts & Services product offering. You ensure all new products are developed to the required quality requirements whilst considering customer requirements, risk, operational needs, reliability and function.

You provide engineering advice and guidance concerning EHSQ aspects related to the specification, design, testing of Parts & Services products, processes.

About You:

To excel in this role, you have at least 7 years’ experience working with major components in engineering applications. You have good understanding of the aftermarket business, end-customer’s operating cost expectations, equipment design and system-software concepts, and a thorough knowledge of engineering principles.

You have proven track record of leading small to medium sized engineering an R&D projects from concept through to completion, including budget and schedule management.

You are self-motivated, hands-on and organized, capable of successful follow-up and completion of complex matters. You have excellent influencing skills and an ability to develop trusted and collaborative relationships with the Parts & Services Product Line teams, Technical Services teams of the Underground Drilling Division and any other business stakeholders. As the organization is a global player, you naturally need well-developed English skills.

In return for your experience and broad range of skills, we offer a competitive salary and a supportive, professional environment where we truly believe in developing our employees and providing opportunities you would expect from a world leading organisation. You have a bachelor’s degree in a relevant Engineering discipline. An MSc in engineering or chartered engineering status is desirable.

In this role of Technical Offering Support Manager – Underground Drilling, within our Parts & Services Division, you will report to the Director Engineering within the Parts & Services Division. The role will be based in Lyon or Tampere.

At Sandvik, we encourage an inclusive working environment and strongly believe that diversity of experience, perspective and background will lead to a better environment for our employees, our business and thereby, our customers.


Send your application including your salary request no later than 13th August 2020.

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Contact information

For further information about this position, please contact:

William Howard, Director Engineering on +358 50 520 7069

For further information regarding the recruitment process please contact Sandvik’s HR Services, tel. +358 800 1 44444.

About us:

Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology is a business area within the Sandvik Group and a global leading supplier of equipment and tools, service and technical solutions for the mining and construction industries. Application areas include rock drilling, rock cutting, crushing and screening, loading and hauling, tunnelling, quarrying and breaking and demolition. In 2019, sales were approximately 45 billion SEK with about 14,000 employees within continuing operations.

Deadline: 13 Aug
Job-ID: R0019987

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