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Velbert | Deutschland Technical Project Lead Smart Key (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 more than EUR 1 billion in the financial year 2022.

Key Activities

  • Technical lead for development and application projects of Smart Keys with wireless technologies such as BLE, UWB and NFC
  • Coordination of development teams (Hardware / Software / System / Mechanics & Testing)
  • Monitoring progress with suppliers for Smart Key components
  • Technical interface to customer, suppliers, and internal departments (Project Management, Purchasing, Sales, Production, Quality)
  • System focus for the product
  • Keep track of engineering project timing and budget
  • Support Sales team for new customer acquisitions
  • Track, handle, and report open items and prioritize key activities

Desired Profile

  • University or comparable degree (Electronics, Mechatronics, Computer Science)
  • Well-rounded technical understanding of systems (Mechanics / Hardware / Software)
  • Experience in development of mechatronic products
  • More than 3 years of experience in leading a development team
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Team player with an open-minded attitude
  • Strong English language skills
  • Availability to travel


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

Your benefits at a glance

Flexible and mobile working

Company pension plan

Extensive further training measures


If you are interested, please send your detailed job application stating your desired salary and reference number ID 1206 in the subject line to:

Huf Hülsbeck & Fürst GmbH & Co.KG 
Michaela Eikelmann 
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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