Lead Engineer WCM (f/m/d)

Date: 20 May 2023

Location: Richen, BW, DE

Company: GROPYUS

About The Company
GROPYUS creates sustainable, affordable, and aspirational buildings for everyone through modular construction and setting a new standard in smart living.


About the Position

  • Establish a World Class Manufacturing (WCM) site
  • Communicate the WCM group's philosophy, vision, and expectations
  • Support Gropyus Leaders in the planning process and during the program execution  
    Can be in 1 or multiple disciplines: 
    (Safety, Workplace Organization, Cost Deployment, Maintenance, Quality, Sustainability, People Development, Early Equipment Management)
  • Develop and sustain employees' training and development on lean concepts
  • Develop measurement systems (KPIs) supporting WCM manufacturing 
  • Plan, execute, and manage projects to complete through continuous product improvement.
  • Optimize processes to reach product quality, efficiency, and process repeatability.
  • Identify manufacturing cost reductions
  • Track and execute cost reduction for process improvements



  • Have a minimum of 8 years' solid experience in the discrete or automotive industry
  • Ability to prioritize tasks, support several projects simultaneously, and operate effectively in a multi-disciplinary matrix environment
  • You are a Lean expert
  • Practical experience in value stream transformation and shop floor projects
  • Strong business, project management, analytical, decision-making, and natural influence skills

What We Offer

  • Be part of something big: You're here to make a change? Come on board. At GROPYUS, we are on a mission to re-think an entire industry. Join us in reinventing construction and sustainable, affordable living. 
  • It's on you: We offer a tremendous amount of ownership and room to make a mark - at all our organizational levels. Find your solutions, drive and test them.
  • Focus on results: You choose if you work from home, in a park, or the office. Whether you start your day early, after your run, or pick up on work when your kids are in bed. What counts is your contribution and delivery.
  • Bring your uniqueness to the team: Innovation requires diversity of thought. Diversity in background, experience and thinking is crucial to creating the best product for everyone. We actively seek diversity and strive to unlock each other's full potential. We are very proud that people from all industries and all walks of life have joined our company. You will work in international teams with passionate colleagues. Inspire and be inspired.
  • Be an owner: Participate in the success of GROPYUS through stock options.

Join us on our mission to design buildings as continuously evolving products to create the most exciting and affordable experience for all. We build for people and conserve the resources of our planet.

We can't wait to get to know you. 
For more information, visit our website, and if you have any questions, please reach out to us via email.