Head of ML Application Engineering

Lausanne or Munich
job type

The ML Application Engineering Team Our mission is to support our customers in solving their most complex engineering challenges. We collaborate closely with engineering and design teams within the automotive, aerospace and energy industries, understand their challenges and pains, and help them identify solutions to accelerate their conception processes. We leverage our platform, NCS, to unlock the value of the most complex Computer-Aided Engineering datasets and to create a direct impact on production design processes.

In this role you will lead the team globally and coach its members in their activities with customers.

What you will do

As a head of Application Engineering (AE), you will lead the team globally and coach its members in their activities with customers. By bringing consulting best practices in project management, you will ensure that the team can efficiently deliver value for our customers in their transformation journey towards Engineering Intelligence.

We are looking for an experienced professional with an engineering and consulting background who is passionate about engineering and can coach a team of talented engineers while ensuring maximum impact for our customers.

You'll have the opportunity to make a significant impact on our business over the long term. Your main responsibilities will include:

  • You will lead, structure and organize the AE team for the company's long-term growth.
  • You will work hand-in-hand with the commercial team in each region ensuring perfect alignment between the commercial and AE activities.
  • You will set up best practices in project management within the company.
  • You will ensure knowledge transfer and best practices within your team.
  • You will bring key contributions to sales.

Who you are

  • You have an engineering background (strict requirement)
  • You have at least 5+ years of proven experience in technical consultancy (strict requirement)
  • You have experience in managing teams 10+ people
  • Knowledge of CAD/CAE software and automotive/ aerospace industry experience is a plus
  • You have a good understanding of Machine Learning and AI
  • You have business confidence, entrepreneurial spirit, and high energy
  • You are committed to a high level of professionalism and ethics
  • You are fluent in both spoken and written English
  • You have an international culture and a passion for learning.

What you will get

  • A competitive salary and generous equity compensation plan - we are growing fast and want our employees to benefit from our growth
  • Work with people who care about you - we support each other and care about you so that you can shine
  • Work with a world-class technology team - our engineers are top-notch. We aim for excellence!
  • A stimulating environment where you can learn and grow professionally quickly
  • The opportunity to contribute to the future of engineering and be part of a company with global ambitions - we believe that our product will change the future of many industries.

And important

Location: Lausanne (Switzerland) or Munich (Germany)

Start date: March- April 2024

Travelling: We desire to be close to our customers and meet them regularly. This position might require up to 30% travelling to customer locations.