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Iochpe-Maxion is a world leader in the production of automotive wheels and a leading producer of automotive structural components in the Americas. The Company has 33 manufacturing plants located in 14 countries and approximately 16,000 employees, operating its business through two divisions: Maxion Wheels and Maxion Structural Components. 

In 2019, Iochpe-Maxion launched Maxion Advanced Technologies (MAT), a stand-alone organization responsible for participating in the global new-mobility innovation ecosystem in search of adjacent and disruptive automotive-related new business opportunities. MAT targets new products, processes and business models relating to advanced materials and digitalization.


The team is located in Berlin, Germany, one of Europe’s largest mobility innovation communities, and is looking for a


Digitalization Specialist (m/f/d)


Your future role

This position focuses on Digitalization. It advances the innovation operations, consisting of creating & managing innovation systems, ideation processes, and new product opportunities.


Job duties

- Assess new technologies with potential application to our current and future products through a network of external sources

- Coordinate development and management of selective technologies

- Foster the business development, partnering and other industry-facing activities by identifying small, mid-sized and large partners, investment opportunities, acquisition targets and JV opportunities

- Position, promote, and represent our company in Berlin

- Prepare materials/reports for internal decision meetings to be presented at Steering Board Committee


Your profile

- Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, IT or equivalent, with experience in automotive and/or technology related industry

- Strong oral and written communication skills in English language

- Experience in supporting and defining solutions for digital technologies

- Professional experience of 3 - 5 years, ideally in Start-Up-Environment, Operations, Sales, Marketing or equivalent knowledge with business strategy development, customer interface, marketing analysis

- Experience in operational research, incl. screening/ scouting for technical and business solutions


Equal Opportunity Statement

Iochpe Maxion maintains a written and widely distributed policy on equal employment opportunity. The Company recruits, hires, trains, promotes, administers policies, bases decisions and conducts all personnel activities without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability (to the extent an undue hardship is not imposed), status as a covered veteran or other legally protected status, in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.