Digital Solutions Engineering Manager

Date: Nov 13, 2022

Location: Harvey, IL, US

Company: FUCHS Group

Welcome to the FUCHS Group, the world’s number one independent manufacturer of lubricants and related specialties. As a global company with roots in Germany, we expand the possibilities of whole industries, such as the automotive and aerospace sectors. More than 5,000 employees look closer, dig deeper and think further to create innovations and develop markets. That is what drives and connects us. We encourage our employees to expand their potential and grow together with us. Explore your specialties by joining us as
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The Team:

Our Digital Transformation and Technology team is embarking on a new journey and mindset for how we organize and think about our digital and technology solutions. Come join a team to help build and operate complex solutions for global business challenges that cross cultures, multiple business entities; with goals of creating new business models and services to help our customers every day. We are looking for people with a broad set of skills and people who approach work in an agile way, have a customer centric mindset, and have the understanding to incorporate scalability, world-class reliability, and security in their digital solutions.


We have ambitious goals ahead of us, and in that context, we are looking for a Digital Solutions Engineering Manager to help drive change across our teams and help us scale a Digital Solutions team. We expect you to bring significant technical experience to help build our future team. Not only will you lead projects in complete autonomy, but you will also be accountable for planning ahead, and thinking in terms of what’s best globally for the company rather than locally for your projects. This also means you are expected to ramp up on multiple projects and orchestrate changes across projects and teams whenever necessary. As a Digital Solutions Engineering Manager, you are also expected to be a technical leader, sharing your knowledge, helping engineers grow.

Responsibilities include:

  • Manage and lead the enterprise-wide digital engineering in support of digital applications and APIs.
  • Work with Project/Product Management and Business Analysts, manage scoping, sizing, planning, development, implementation, and support for projects within the Digital portfolio
  • Lead, mentor, advise, and grow your team to ensure the deployment and sustainment of robust products that meet customer expectations
  • Act as a change agent and develop a digital culture and mindset for how we approach work
  • Specific engineering responsibilities to include:
    • Design, develop and integrate RESTful API services / microservices
    • Manage, maintain and govern engineering standards around security, secure-coding, logging, alerting, build, deployment, integration, containerization and orchestrations.
    • Manage and maintain the technical / solution documentation including architecture diagrams, sequence diagrams, deployment diagrams and production runbooks.
    • In collaboration with Product Development/Business Owners and Design teams, responsible for helping define UX journeys, personas and widgets / utilities supporting the engineering frameworks.


Qualifications we are looking for:

  • 5+ years in an Engineering lead role scaling engineering teams in building highly transactional web, API and customer facing applications and platforms
  • 3+ years of experience cloud native development (Azure App Service, AWS Elastic Beanstalk, Lambda, API Gateway, Microsoft Power Platform)
  • Experience managing work within a DevOps environment, including Builds, CI/CD Pipelines, Version Control, etc.
  • Experience defining product and technology roadmaps and establishing an execution plan for digital products and platforms.
  • Working knowledge of JIRA, Confluence, and MS Office (or equivalent digital project management tools)
  • Experience with Industrial IoT platform and cybersecurity



These are your benefits:

Fuchs offers a challenging and rewarding working environment where employees are encouraged to develop and grow as professionals. In this role, you will have the opportunity to work on projects that will expand your experience and challenge your abilities in the global marketplace. The position also offers an excellent compensation package and a comprehensive suite of benefits.


Fuchs Lubricants Co. is an equal employment opportunity (EEO)/AA employer and strongly supports diversity in the workplace (m/f/d/v).

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