Consulting and support in innovative manufacturing technologies

Our client, Hayek Engineering AG, is a renowned strategy, innovation and management consulting company that advises industrial companies in achieving their strategic and operational objectives. This company has distinguished itself for several decades by the quality of its interventions. To further strengthen its team, we are looking for a skilled, experienced, and passionate

Senior consultant - production technologies

In this function, you will join a multidisciplinary team of highly qualified consultants. Based on proven experience in bringing and integrating innovation to manufacturing processes, you will be engaged in various consulting assignments during which you will be required to support your industrial clients until the improvement objectives are achieved.

Main responsibilities
  • Analyse and optimize client production operations 
  • Propose actions leading to quality, profitability, and productivity gains 
  • Propose and lead innovation and improvement in manufacturing projects in the field of metallic and polymer materials, and coatings 
  • Propose and lead innovation and improvement projects in the field of manufacturing and assembly processes
  • Design and plan the deployment of new processes, machines, and production infrastructures
  • Support the implementation of the proposed projects in close collaboration with the client and with technology suppliers until the improvements are achieved
Your profile
  • Master's degree in materials sciences, physics, chemical or mechanical engineering
  • Polyvalent, passionate, creative, and solution-oriented engineer
  • Experience of more than 10 years in a production environment, including at least 5 years as mass production engineer or manager
  • Experience in lean manufacturing
  • Knowledge in high technology processes (thin films, lasers, microfabrication, polymers, batteries, clean rooms, etc)
  • Expertise in the economic analysis of industrial processes
  • Experience in consulting or business management
  • Ease in interacting with industrial companies' managers
  • Capacity for innovation, independence of mind, visionary
  • Spirit of synthesis, pragmatism, team spirit, leadership
  • Good written and oral communication skills, ability to convince
  • French or German mother tongue, fluent in the other language, good knowledges of English

Workplace: on customer site, mainly in Western Switzerland (~80%) + office in Zurich (~20%)

If you are interested in taking on this exciting high-level and particularly varied professional challenge, do not hesitate to call us (021 613 70 00) for additional information or to apply by email (
  • Job Title
    Senior consultant - production technologies
  • Branche
  • Berufsgruppe
    Projektleitung / Engineering
  • Region
    Neuenburg / Jura
  • Kennziffer
  • Ihr Berater
    Jacques Laurent
    Jacques Laurent -
    18, avenue d'Ouchy
    CH-1006 Lausanne
    +41 21 613 70 00
Jacques Laurent
Jacques Laurent