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New Graduates - Engineering role in a major global automotive parts supplierref: CBRJ42893
Sector Manufacturing
Type Full-time, Permanent
Location Japan - Other
Salary ¥370000 - 4420000 / Year + benefits
Benefit Housing and Transportation
The company is a global auto parts supplier with operations in 61 countries around the world. We aim to be a good partner for customers by working on the development of all mega trends in the automobile industry, such as autonomous driving, electrification, and connectivity, and providing solutions necessary for the future of mobility.

Permanent, Full-time

3,700,000 Japanese Yen (£28k equivalent) in first year

Housing allowance: 80% of monthly rent is paid, with an upper limit of 60,000 yen per month (£5,532 equivalent per year)*
*Please note housing cost is much lower than in the UK, average £700 for 1 bedroom flat per month in Yokohama.
Commuting allowance: actual expenses paid in units of 6 months, excluding express tickets.

April 2020 or October 2020

Yokohama, Kanagawa (Head Office)
Engineering Centre (Yokohama, Toyota)
Test Centre (Chiba, Hokkaido)
Hamakita Factory (Hamamatsu) for Production engineering

■ 2 Positions
• Application Engineer in Mechanical, Technology Software and Electronic development
• Production engineering to develop systems to increase production efficiency

■ Job Description
Parts design (customization) to adapt continental products in accordance with customers’ vehicle development schedule (complete car manufacturers that represent Japan), calibration, actual vehicle running tests, bench tests, customer negotiations, such as in coordination with Germany and other global teams.

■ Essential Qualification and Skills
• Bachelor level degree or higher in Engineering
(Electrical & Electronics, IT, Software, Mechanical, Physics, Chemical or Mathematics major is required.)
• Conversation level in Japanese and fluent English is required
• Problem-solving ability
• Good communication skills
• Technically-oriented
• Spirit of challenge

■Education & Training
New employee education program to train the next generation of engineers.
You can enjoy a wide range of experience as an engineer in a long-term training scheme, planning and realising your own career path..

・ Long-term program over 2 years
・ Acquisition of a wide range of knowledge and technology in automobile development
・ Work experience in up to 3 projects (organizations)

4 Components
・ Basic training - Company rules, Company introduction, business skills, product knowledge, English training, etc.
・ Mini Project - car parts design and Robocar training
・ Factory training – quality control and on-site experience in production line
・ 6 months’ temporary work assignment in each department, and participation in project/s

■Working hours
8 hours
※Superflex system: A system that allows employees to freely select working hours from 6:00AM to 10:00PM.
Many employees use the flex system, and work hours are flexibly adjusted, such as arriving the office at 10:00 and leaving the office at 17:30.

■Probation period
3 months

2 days a week (Saturdays and Sundays), annual holidays, year-end and New Year holidays,

If your application is successful, you will be contacted within two business days.

We regret that due to the high volume of applications we receive we cannot provide feedback on individual CVs.