Manager Engineering


Shanghai, SH, CN

Auto req ID: 13505 
Title: Manager Engineering 
Job Function: Engineering 
Location: SHANGHAI  
Additional Location:   
Company: Harley-Davidson Motor Company 
Full or Part-Time: Full Time 


At Harley-Davidson, we are building more than machines. It’s our passion and commitment to continue the evolution of this storied brand and heighten the desirability of the Harley-Davidson experience. To keep building our legend and leading our industry through innovation, evolution, and emotion we need the best and brightest talent. We stand for the timeless pursuit of adventure. Freedom for the soul. Are you ready to join us?


Our International Markets are focused on creating an inclusive and expanding rider community that appeals to new and existing riders. We strive to deliver an H-D experience with an unequivocal customer focus. 


From the UK to Singapore and many places in between, our employees are essential to our success. Our efforts are concentrated on the highest priority markets, primarily North America, Europe and parts of Asia Pacific. We have concentrated our resources in-market for maximum impact in line with our future strategy. Our regional offices and in-market teams have the freedom within a clearly defined framework to make decisions to drive their business. In-market teams are agile and equipped to understand consumer needs, provide focused attention to dealers, and respond more quickly to local market conditions. 

Job Summary

The Engineering Manager works with colleagues in Product Development to deliver designs and specifications for products that satisfy customers while balancing stakeholder interests. The Engineering Manager provides technical leadership and expertise to a team of engineers focused on system design and development and system issue resolution. In addition, the Engineering Manager will be responsible for resource forecasting and allocation, budgeting, collaborating with Platform Teams, and managing the performance others.

Job Responsibilities

Education Requirements

Bachelor's Degree Required

Education Specifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, or related technical field is Required. Master’s Degree is Preferred (technical or MBA).

Experience Requirements


  • Typically requires a minimum of 8 years of related experience.
  • Deep and broad knowledge of concepts, methods and terminology in product design and vehicle integration.
  • Proven track record managing high-functioning teams in product design environments.
  • Demonstrated skill and experience in problem solving (root cause analysis).
  • Expertise in project management.
  • Demonstrated general understanding of computer-aided design (CAD) tools.
  • Substantial hands-on experience producing high-value measurable results on complex projects.
  • Broad expertise in engineering calculations and analysis, geometric dimensioning and tolerancing, and datum structure development.


Harley-Davidson is an equal opportunity employer that continues to build a culture of inclusion, belonging and equity through our commitment to attracting and retaining diverse talent from all backgrounds. We believe in fairness and providing a level playing field for all. We foster a culture that thrives on diverse perspectives and contributions to ignite the creativity and innovation to fuel our business and enhance the employee and customer experience.


We offer an inclusive compensation package for all salaried employees including, but not limited to, annual bonus programs, employee discounts on motorcycles and related products, general merchandise, and more. We welcome everybody to join our family and be united no matter who you are or where you come from. Learn more about Harley-Davidson (here).


Direct Reports: Yes 
Travel Required: 10 - 25% 
Visa Sponsorship: This position is eligible for visa sponsorship 
Relocation: This position is eligible for domestic relocation assistance (within posted country) 

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