Job Responsibilities

This role will mainly contribute to generate and develop concepts/projects in line with the product innovation, insight and ideation Strategy.

Principle Accountabilities:
Actively identifying, introducing and testing the new concepts and technologies that have the potential to disrupt, improve or change with the purpose of adding value to the business.

Main Responsibilities:
- Investigate new/emerging technologies, innovations and opportunities
- Gather insight to increase company knowledge
- Organize ideation sessions
- Use idea sourcing methods (trade shows, conferences and literature) to identify new product ideas
- Development of proof of concept and minimum viable products
- Manage the continuous benchmark with the competitors.

Job Profile

Qualifications, Knowledge:
Master degree in Engineering Mechanical or Electronic

Skills, capabilities, Competencies:
- Strong analytical and problem solving skills
- Passion for innovation and a high degree of curiosity
- Ability to work independently as well as to collaborate effectively in a team
- Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
- A commitment to keeping up to date with technical developments
- Ability to relate, persuade, lead, negotiate and present the projects/concepts
- +3/5 years experience in R&D and product development process. Previous experience in Coffee Machines product development is a plus
- Excellent written and oral English skill

Technical skills:
- General skills in mechanical engineering, Knowledge of 3D design tool (SIEMENS NX) is a plus
- General skills in electronic engineering HW and SW, Knowledge in C/C++ is a plus
- Ability in build up Prototype and pre-testing