Lubrizol Project Manager, Driveline in Shanghai, China

Project Manager, Driveline


The Driveline project manager provides technical support and manages product development projects for assigned customer and OEM accounts. The successful candidate should have a proven track record of managing multiple technical projects, have strong interpersonal and communications skills, and work well in teams.


  • Translate customer/OEM technical needs into technical plan then lead team to implement that project plan in timely, cost-efficient manner;

  • Optimize product platform and complete necessary testing to develop commercialized products for OEM’s and oil company customers;

  • Provide general technical support and resolve field issues for assigned customers and OEMs;

  • Build and maintain customer/OEM relationships to deliver products that meet or exceed their expectations and Driveline strategic plans;

  • Work with sales and OEM group to develop customer relationships and communicate customer goals to Driveline organization;

  • Effectively communicate project status to customer teams and department in assigned project areas;

  • Estimate and develop project plans (scope, objectives, milestones, resources and economics);

  • Complete timely customer reports, data presentations;

  • Accurately collate, interpret, and present data;

  • Develop solutions based on facts, data, and logical assumptions;

  • Work with internal and external test laboratories to ensure sufficient resource allocation for business demands;

  • Represent Lubrizol’s interest at industry forums as required;

  • Other tasks as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree or above in chemistry, chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, or related field

  • 5+ years overall working experience, with at least 3 years of experience in relevant industries

  • Effective project management experience, including project economics

  • General knowledge of statistics

  • Experience as a key player in account team

  • Strong problem-solving skills

  • Ability to travel up to 30% of the time

  • Excellent English and Mandarin Chinese oral and written communication skills

  • Proficiency with MS Office – PowerPoint, Excel, Word and Outlook

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