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Engineering Manager



Software Engineering, Other Engineering
Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel
Posted on Tuesday, May 21, 2024

Engineering Manager

  • Engineering
  • Tel Aviv, Israel
  • Senior
  • Full-time


Gauzy is a world-leading material science company, focused on the research, development, manufacturing, and marketing of vision and light control technologies that support safe, sustainable, comfortable, and agile user experiences across various industries.

We are seeking an Engineering Manager to lead our engineering team, focusing on projects and ongoing production aspects and maintenance. The ideal candidate will have the ability to guide and lead the team focused on production efficiency and development.

Joining the Gauzy team means being part of an elite group of innovators with a passion for creating future-defining and groundbreaking technologies that shape our everyday lives.


  • Managing Chemical and Mechanical Engineers, Maintenance Staff, and Process Engineers across two production lines serving different industries.
  • Provide in-depth technical guidance and expertise in chemical and mechanical processes, leading the team in identifying and implementing best practices for efficient and safe operations.
  • Motivate, mentor, and coach a team of chemical and mechanical process engineers, fostering a collaborative and high-performing environment.
  • Oversee the planning, execution, and successful completion of projects within budget, timeline, and resource constraints.
  • Oversee maintenance operations to ensure equipment reliability and efficiency. Develop and implement preventive maintenance programs.
  • Actively identify opportunities to optimize existing chemical and mechanical processes for enhanced efficiency, quality, and cost-effectiveness.
  • Communicate effectively with cross-functional teams (e.g., R&D, Q.A., Productions) to ensure project success and facilitate knowledge exchange.
  • Collaborate effectively with colleagues across international borders and time zones.
  • Proficiency in quality management methodologies and tools (SPC, MSA, FMEA, etc.).


  • Bachelor's degree in Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or a related field (Master's degree a plus)
  • Minimum 3+ years of experience in a technical leadership role within the chemical or mechanical engineering field
  • Proven track record of leading and motivating engineering teams
  • Demonstrated expertise in chemical and mechanical process engineering principles
  • Strong understanding of project management methodologies
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills
  • Working knowledge of lean manufacturing concepts and proven ability to apply them in a real-world setting
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English