TDK Electronics · TDK Europe
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TDK Electronics AG in Munich is looking for an 

Head of Product Development (m/f/d)

In your new role you will ...

  • be the Head of global product development for the business unit transformers and chokes
  • be the leader of a multinational team and pioneer in development
  • be active in a wide range of applications from automotive to industrial, renewable energy, telecommunications and special applications
  • be in close exchange with production sites and development departments in China, India and Hungary
  • be part of the Innovation Hub - you will work intensively with the Design & Application teams in Munich and China on latest products and customer solutions
  • be responsible for ensuring market access together with the global product marketing and the teams in China and USA
  • pioneering new industries, applications and trends
  • be responsible for building, growing and inspiring a multinational team
  • primarily be responsible for technical solutions, but also consider yourself entrepreneur in the business and understand the commercial requirements

You will succeed in the role because ...

  • you have successfully completed a degree in electrical engineering, physics or comparable training
  • you have already gained extensive experience in the field of magnetic components
  • you have profound experience in the function of a development manager
  • ideally, you have already had contact with other areas of passive components. E.g. engineering, production, quality and product marketing
  • you are familiar with application for transformers and chokes, you can dig deep into customer requirements and find creative solutions
  • you fully understand the value chain from customer requirements to the creation of a product material number.
  • you excel as an inspiring leader and see yourself as a trainer of your team, nurturing new talent
  • you are able to communicate, present and discuss systematically at all management levels of a global company
  • you are a leader who is a team player and who involves your employees in decision-making processes in a cooperative manner.
  • you excel in decision making, experience in organizing teams and departments, and knowledge in recruiting
  • you know how to overcome obstacles and break resistance when needed

Who we are

TDK Corporation

TDK Corporation is a world leader in electronic solutions for the smart society based in Tokyo, Japan. Built on a foundation of material sciences mastery, TDK welcomes societal transformation by resolutely remaining at the forefront of technological evolution and deliberately „Attracting Tomorrow.” It was established in 1935 to commercialize ferrite, a key material in electronic and magnetic products. TDK's comprehensive, innovation-driven portfolio features passive components such as ceramic, aluminum electrolytic and film capacitors, as well as magnetics, high-frequency, and piezo and protection devices. The product spectrum also includes sensors and sensor systems such as temperature and pressure, magnetic, and MEMS sensors. In addition, TDK provides power supplies and energy devices, magnetic heads and more. These products are marketed under the product brands TDK, EPCOS, InvenSense, Micronas, Tronics and TDK-Lambda.

TDK focuses on demanding markets in automotive, industrial and consumer electronics, and information and communication technology. The company has a network of design and manufacturing locations and sales offices in Asia, Europe, and North and South America. In fiscal 2022, TDK posted total sales of USD 15.6 billion and employed about 117,000 people worldwide.

TDK Electronics

TDK Electronics develops, manufactures and markets electronic components and systems under the product brands of TDK and EPCOS, focusing on fast-growing leading-edge technology markets, which include automotive electronics, industrial electronics, and consumer electronics as well as information and communications technology. Headquartered in Munich, Germany and thanks to the 23,600 employees at around 20 design and production locations and an extensive sales network, the globally positioned company works closely with customers and creates beyond the provision of standard products the right solutions for them.

Magnetics Business Group

With around 15,000 employees in 17 locations across the globe, the Magnetics Business Group develops, manufactures, and markets ferrites and inductive components as well as EMC components to ensure electromagnetic compatibility for applications in automotive, information and communication technology, industrial electronics, consumer electronics as well as green energy and medical technology. The Business Group is headquartered in Nikaho, Japan and Munich, Germany.

Our benefits in Munich

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Your Job Application

Please send us your complete application documents. 

For career starters and experienced professionals, we would be pleased to receive your earliest possible starting date and your salary expectations.

We are looking forward to meeting you. 

HR Contact

TDK Electronics AG

Postfach 80 17 09 81617 München