Sr. Forming Specialist (100%)
12.07.2019 | Employee | 100%

Novelis is the world leader in aluminum rolling, producing an estimated 14 percent of the world's flat-rolled aluminum products. With industry-leading assets and technology, Novelis produces the highest-quality aluminum sheet and foil products for customers in high-value markets including automotive, transportation, packaging, construction and printing.

Headquartered in Atlanta, GA, Novelis operates in 11 countries, has approximately 11,500 employees and reported revenue of approximately $10 billion. The Sierre site with 540 employees operates a number of production lines as well being the home of a global research and development center.

Sr. Forming Specialist (100%)


We are seeking for immediate hire or by arrangement, for our Global Research and Development Center based in Sierre, a  Sr. Forming Specialist (100%).



Core Responsibilities : 

  • Lead innovation projects on formability and fracture/failure analysis
  • Provide expertise in the field of sheet metal forming and develop understanding of the link between material properties (mechanical and surface) and its behavior in the press
  • Support to the Novelis EU development group and Customer Solution Center
  • Lead cooperation with university and working groups of the forming EU community (EFB, VDA...)
  • Review literature, patents and academic work on forming technologies and implement new standards and methodology in our labs

  Your profile :

  • Master or Ph.D. degree with professional experience in stamping (press shop)
  • Deep knowledge in sheet metal forming (steel or aluminium), auto structure design & performance (crash)
  • Experiences in FEM modelling of the forming process is an advantage
  • Excellent skills in a multicultural teamwork
  • Fluent in English and German; French is an advantage


 Novelis offers you :

  •  A job opportunity with the worldwide leader in technology and sustainability in the aluminium processing and recycling industry
  • Many advantages of a global leader, such as attractive salaries and benefits
  • Open cooperation and short decision-making processes typical of a company with an international culture
  • Development opportunities throughout your career within the group


Employee, 100%

Required minimum profile

  • Professional experience in press shop
  • Deep knowledge in metal forming


Novelis Switzerland SA
Thomas Rossier
Rte des Laminoirs 15
3960 Sierre
Fax: +41 27 457 71 45
Novelis Switzerland SA
Rte des Laminoirs 15


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