Looking for “Head of R&D, Product Development & QA” with 15-20 years of experience as Manager or HOD-Technical with a reputed tyre manufacturer. Must be an Expert in Manufacturing processes, Quality Control, R&D, Technical, Compounding, Lab Testing, Product Development procedure & checkpoints and Global Homologation.
Educational Qualification: Bachelors’ degree in Engineering
R&D: Responsible for gathering technical insights and market intelligence. Conduct regular Market Research to determine global market requirements for existing and future products & services. Enhance product portfolio of ZAFCO brands based on the research findings
Product Development: Responsible for new product designing, development & testing of all Private / JV brands of ZAFCO
Quality Assurance: Choosing the right partners for production of ZAFCO’s brands of tyres from different countries based on their manufacturing expertise & QA. Identifying areas of improvement and making sure that the consistency in quality of the tyres is maintained by conducting periodic audits of these factories
Global Homologation: Manage global homologation certifications such as EU (R30, R54 & R117), In metro, GSO, SASO, BIS, SONCAP etc. of Zeetex, Armstrong & Otani
After Sales Services: Responsible for conducting regular seminars / trainings on technical & product knowledge for employees & customers. Manage warranty claims / complaints redressal. Extend unmatched After Sales Service & Technical Support to customers