Build & grow engineering function with focus on cost, product strategy, innovation & on-time delivery of products specific to India
Management and build-up of the functional operations, ensure smooth functioning
Participates actively in strategy, planning and technical meetings with business and other functional leaders, specially the Operations head for best practices and opportunities for process and design improvements
Work in tandem with the business and operate like a P&L function with ROI
Implementation of strategy in line with organizations global and India strategy.
Identifying new avenues of business and expand the department operations.
Ensure total statutory and non-statutory compliance.
Financial planning & budgeting, resources allocation for engineering department
Contribute to the preparation and implementation of engineering/technology roadmaps for various product lines.
Supports manufacturing & sales in applications development/engineering for customers needs
Build and develop local vendors for material for cab, doors, hoist ways etc and other mechanical, electrical and control systems.
LEAN & Mean implementation Program management, systems engineering, testing & validation, value streams, vehicle design & product innovation.