Specialist - Project Management - Prototype


Wooster, OH, US, 44691

Job Requisition ID:  13780


Schaeffler is a dynamic global technology company and its success has been a result of its entrepreneurial spirit and long history of private ownership. As a partner to all of the major automobile manufacturers, as well as key players in the aerospace and industrial sectors, we offer you many development opportunities.  


Your Key Responsibilities

  • Manages one or more prototype projects with internal as well as external customers.
  • Agree on project targets and contents and develop solution concepts with experts based on client requirements.
  • Ensure delivery of the projects assigned including all relevant steps, milestones, gateways and resources.
  • Monitor project progress in terms of time, costs, quality (TCQ) and derive measures in case of deviations or claims.
  • Steer and coordinate lessons learned and ensure proper documentation and project reviews.
  • Lead the prototype team members functionally and coordinate all involved external service providers, resources or stakeholders.
  • Lead Prototype RFQ costing activities.

Your Qualifications


  • Bachelor's degree.
  • Minimum one year experience managing projects.
  • Software experience with SAP business management software and Microsoft Office applications.
  • Experience in presenting engineering problems.
  • Experience in solving engineering problems.
  • Product manufacturing, and business process knowledge.
  • Working knowledge of vehicle drivetrain theory.


  • Bachelor's degree in an engineering discipline.
  • Experience managing projects in an automotive environment.

External applicants must be authorized to work in the US without employment VISA or other sponsorship.

As a global company with employees around the world, it is important to us that we treat each other with respect and value all ideas and perspectives. By appreciating our differences, we inspire creativity and drive innovation. In this way, we contribute to sustainable value creation for our stakeholders and society as a whole. Together, we advance how the world moves.


Exciting assignments and outstanding development opportunities await you because we impact the future with innovation. We look forward to your application.




Your Contact

Schaeffler Transmission, LLC 

Heidi L. Schaad 



Schaeffler is an equal employment opportunity / affirmative action employer. All qualified candidates will receive equal employment opportunities and consideration for employment without regard to unlawful consideration of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable law.


Keywords: Project Management, PMO & Agile Roles;  


Job Type: Professional 
Job Family: Project Management, PMO & Agile Roles 
Contract Type: Not Applicable 
Schedule: Full-Time 

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