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Head of Hardware Engineering (m/f)

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  • Manager/in mit Personalverantwortung

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Frühestmöglicher Eintrittstermin Mai 2016

Head of Hardware Engineering (f/m)

COBI is looking for a top tier candidate for the Head of Hardware Engineering role. The position will be responsible for leading the development of the COBI hardware components and future product features, and requires expertise in system integration as well as circuit design. The Head of Hardware Engineering will work closely with cross functioning teams, as well as our partners and suppliers, to deliver high quality products and to validate selected solutions. Managing and defining all necessary tests to confirm that the product fulfills all specifications and legal market requirements also belongs to this role.

What connects us is a passion for cycling, digital technology and good design as well as the desire to try out new things and always question the status quo. We want to make a difference and put ourselves at the forefront of a new movement.

COBI has established a brand new market segment, of which we are the leader. Our partners value this and want to take advantage of this. All of our marketing activities are aimed at making COBI touchable and tangible. We scrutinize every action to ensure that it delivers the COBI experience – whether by trying it out, listening to experiences from others or from a trusted partner. The user, rather than technology, is our key priority.

The ideal candidate will have a great passion for COBI and execute all activities with respect to the COBI brand strategy.

Position is located in Frankfurt/Main, Germany.


  • Lead hardware development, planning and documentation
  • Lead schematic, layout and critical component selection
  • Manage the different development phases done internally or with our partners.
  • Collaborate with the external partners and internal teams during the product development phase
  • Enhance COBI methodology and processes to ensure consistent improvement
  • Collaborate with the COBI supply chain operation (CMS/EMS partners & product distribution contract partners)
  • Develop and coordinate test plans and processes to ensure high product quality
  • Enhance COBI methodology and processes to ensure consistent improvement
  • Assist manager and support executive initiatives

Required Skills:

  • 8+ years of experience in HW development.
  • Electrical engineering degree; Masters preferred
  • Solid project management experience (tools & processes e.g.PMI)
  • Experience in hardware product development and the organization of consumer product development, portable devices are preferred.
  • Understanding of the key elements of product supply and product distribution processes and systems
  • Good design sense and understanding of branding
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experienced people manager (cross functional teams)

Interested? Please find out more about us on and  get in touch with Jana Wardag (