By Alysha Webb, Automotive News
SHANGHAI — Joseph Zachariah, engineering director of the Delphi electronics and safety division at the Delphi China Technical Center here, often invites engineers and their spouses to his house for dinner. Then he praises the engineers’ work.
“When I praise them in front of their spouse, they are really proud,” he says.
Engineers, of course, are the heart of any supplier’s operation in China. But with dozens of companies opening r&d centers here, and salaries rising quickly, holding on to engineers…