Product Configuration Engineer

Job purpose

The purpose of Product Data Management is ‘To ensure high quality insite, enabling excellent execution’ which means that the main purpose of this job is:

  • Develop and engineer product configurators meeting customer demands agreed with product management
  • Analyze, define and implement (engineer) features in configurators as secure a  fit between customer needs, available product features and production capability  

Key Responsibilities

Program Team:

  • Ensure new configurators are developed according to Grundfos Product Modeling Process
  • Secure configurators with a high success ration in relation to possibly solutions on a global marked
  • Responsibly to define project specifications making each configurator a success in the entire value chain
  • Build configurators scalable meeting future product extensions and service developments
  • Each configurator are to be designed as a part of a program with shared nomenclature and consistent user experience
  • Prepare price condition structure as support both up- and down-stream pricing (Gross- and GRP-prices)  


  • Provide continues development of users configuration experience
  • Request development of new configuration features to secure compliance with group strategies
  • Demand new configuration functionality implemented emerge better sales and operational performance in value chain and development and engineering performance in BD/PDM    
  • Specify support tools help users of configurator data streamline daily work
  • Ensure availability of training programs and materials for users of configuration, users of data from configuration


Operation Team:

  • Roll out and operation
  • System developments – contact to IS


Decision competences and authorizations

  • Operate within product/project assignments in own team
  • In cooperation with team and product/project manager change delivery plans
  • Financial decisions agreements with Department Manager


Work relations:

  • PDM team colleagues
  • Department Specialists
  • Assisting Engineers
  • Product Engineers
  • Product Managers
  • Product Specialists
  • Project Managers (and NBI, NPI, NDI)
  • Technical Marketing
  • Group Service, Group Sale, Group Production, Group Logistic
  • Sale
  • Operation
  • IT/IS – PLM support

Required qualifications

  • Bachelor or Master of Science in Engineering, preferable Mechatronics or Computer Science
  • SAP experience
  • SAP LOVC experience preferred
  • Minimum of three to five years of experience in gathering requirements and transforming those into data structures. Programming and data analysis. Managing stakeholders from many different parts of the business will also be a requirements. From sales to engineering, production and supply chain.
  • This position may require up to 20% travel within the USA and internationally.  Therefore, the incumbent must be able to obtain and maintain a valid passport.


  • Able to listen and understand business demands
  • Transform demands to possibly and efficient solutions  
  • Able to handle high detail levels and build up/standby/link to general level
  • Able to secure high data quality in all aspects
  • Be dedicated and honest - build up authority and thrust 
  • Secure confidence and proactive communication   
Talent profile

Grundfos is currently moving to a global recruiting system to enhance your user experience. Our new system is already live in Germany and other countries will follow throughout 2017. Due to legislation, we unfortunately cannot transfer existing candidate data to the new system. To keep you updated on opportunities in Grundfos, we kindly ask you to create a talent profile in our new system. We apologize for the inconvenience this may cause and hope that you still wish to join our talent pool. Click here for signup.

Please note that if you have already applied for a position, your application will be managed in the system in which you have applied. This means that you do not need to re-enter your application in the new system unless a recruiter contacts you directly in this regard.

Thank you for your interest in Grundfos.



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