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Velbert | Deutschland Manager Lean Development (m/f/d)

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We are a leading developer and manufacturer of mechanical and electronic locking systems as well
as car access and authorization systems for the global automotive industry. Founded in 1908 in
Velbert, Germany, we are an independent, family-owned company with around 7.300 employees at
locations in Europe, America and Asia and achieved sales of around EUR 1 billion in the financial
year 2021.

Key Activities

  • Responsibility in worldwide projects within the scope of
    engineering performance improvement
  • Strong focus on processes within development such as
    software and hardware development, Testing, etc. and End-to-
    End Processes in entire Product Development
  • Driving development improvement activities (e.g., process
    excellence, Business Process Management, agile product
    development etc.)
  • Support implementation of agile development methods and
    process optimizations
  • Developing and driving a Lean Maturity Framework for
    engineering together with administrative functions and
  • Identification and utilization of improvement potentials to
    increase development efficiency
  • Execution of workshops, conceptual work, trainings and/or
  • Application of task management tools and dashboards (e.g.
    Atlassian Jira)

Desired Profile

  • Academic degree in (Industrial) Engineering, Computer
    Science or Business/Economics or comparable qualification
  • Min. 5 years of relevant professional experiences,
    preferably in engineering, quality/lean function or
  • Project management experience as well as strong knowledge
    of relevant methods and tools
  • Knowledge about agile development methods and / or product
    development processes
  • Certifications for Scrum, SAFe, Automotive SPICE or
    business coaching preferred
  • Professional and efficient handling of MS Office applications
  • Very good English language skills (spoken and written)
  • Affinity for relevant SW development and planning tools
    Very good communication, moderation and presentation skills
    in German and English


  • Exciting tasks, scope for creativity and an open management
  • Flexible working hours, working remotely
  • An attractive salary package with additional benefits
    Career development opportunities
Your benefits at a glance

Flexible and mobile working


If you are interested, please send your detailed job application
stating your desired salary and reference number 477 in the
subject line to:

Huf Hülsbeck & Fürst GmbH & Co.KG
Carina Schmieja
Steeger Straße 17
42551 Velbert

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Huf Hülsbeck & Fürst GmbH & Co. KG

Steeger Straße 17
42551 Velbert / Germany

+49 (0)2051 272-0

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