Head – Tooling Design

From 10 to 20 year(s) of experience
₹ Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Job Description

Roles and Responsibilities

Main goals of the function

  • Manage the design team
  • Technical expert for the GSE design team
  • Focal point for the European Natcos
  • Manage the planning, OTD and OQD

Job purpose

The Head of the Tooling Design Office oversees the team of designers. He manages all local topics related to the design activity of GSE. He/She must:

  • Manage the designers and related resources
  • Analyzes the design requirements, including cost, schedule, quality, safety, and performance
  • Support the design team providing design recommendations and instructions
  • Coordinate with other stake holders to ensure the good design of GSE
  • Know and understand the applicable norms for the job, with special emphasis on CE norms and safety factors
  • Identify and track key characteristics and critical items of a design
  • Cross check existing designs done internally or by a third party
  • Support the Project Managers in quoting
  • Supports the designers in the preparation of the design documentation
  • Knowledge of tools and techniques used for design
  • Understanding of the design process and the possible phases of design

Situation in the organization chart

  • The head of Tooling design office is part of the GSE organization, dependent from the Head of Design
  • The head of Tooling design office is in close contact with the Local focal points located in Europe


  • The head of Tooling design office will be subject to quality audits that will be managed by the Transnational Quality Manager (TQM)
  • The head of Tooling design office will follow the applicable design procedures and contribute in improving them
  • The head of Tooling design office will be responsible of the KPIs of his activity
  • The head of Tooling design office will participate in the elaboration or improvement of training material if needed

What we ask for:

  • At least 10-year experience in a similar position
  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical area (aeronautics, mechanics, )
  • Good knowledge and use of CATIA V5
  • Analytical thinking
  • Good level of English (B1). Other languages (French, Spanish, German) will be valued
  • Good personal skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team and as a team leader
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work in a multicultural environment and work on a variety of projects
  • Occasional travel to Europe

Role:Design Manager

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter


Functional Area:UX, Design & Architecture

Role Category:Architecture & Interior Design

Employment Type:Full Time, Permanent


UG:B.Tech/B.E. in Aviation, Mechanical

Company Profile


Established in 2005, Sonovision-Aetos is a subsidiary of the Sonovision Group. Established in the year 1948, The Sonovision Group is an ISO certified company headquartered in Aix en Provence, France.
Sonovision is an autonomous affiliate of Ortec Group. Ortec is one of the leading players in services for industry, energy and the environment today. With more than 10,100 people spread over 150 branches worldwide, it generates revenue of over € 920 millions.
Our core expertise lies in the Design and Production of Technical Publications for Aerospace, Defense and Commercial Applications. We at Sonovision-Aetos mainly cater to the European market and specialize in management and production of Technical Data Publications.
Sonovision group has it presence across 32 Locations in 22 countries, with one of its Business Unit in Bangalore, India. Though based in Bangalore, the company is certified for EN 9100 in 2010 with a view to comply with the Group’s policy and to harmonize the processes across the group.
The company ever since it’s set up has been growing consistently and has seen a constant rise in its client base and productivity.
The company’s core strength is its highly skilled an expert employee base. The company values its employee base and encourages work life balance.
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