Lead Chassis Engineer - Suspension Systems (w/m/x)

Über uns

Vision, Commitment und Professionalität. Kreativität und Vertrauen. Liebe für unseren Planeten. All das eint unsere derzeit knapp 100 Kolleginnen und Kollegen. Wir werden der erste Mobilitätsanbieter sein, der ein in Serie produziertes Elektrofahrzeug mit Solarintegration auf den Markt bringt: den Sion. Für die Umwelt. Für unsere Kinder. Und weil es höchste Zeit wird!

Deine Aufgaben

  • Coordinate design and development of chassis suspension components to PPAP and series (rear axle, subframe, lower control arm, tires, wheels, dampers, springs, anti-roll bar)
  • Establish requirements for components based on the need of the vehicle (Strength, Durability, Stiffness, Corrosion, etc.)
  • Keep development documentation updated (BOM, PLM/PDM, CAD, GD&T, legal requirements).
  • Actively support supplier’s development and APQP.
  • Work closely with external Engineering Service Providers, controlling milestones and deliverables.
  • Drive DFMEA activities,
  • Work closely with stakeholders and attribute owners across the company (BIW, Safety, NVH, Durability, Manufacturing, Service, etc.)
  • Coordinate virtual engineering and physical validation testing activities,
  • Manage multiple complex projects in a demanding environment,
  • Define Prototype attributes and support vehicle builds,
  • Travel domestically and internationally as required

Anforderungen

  • Several years of experience developing suspension components from design to serial production at OEM, ESP or Tier 1 supplier,
  • Proving ground or performance driving experience is a plus
  • Safe use of CATIA and PDM/PLM,
  • Good project management skills,
  • Strong knowledge of manufacturing processes and DFM
  • Knowledge of vehicle dynamics, crash, safety, NVH principles
  • Familiar to Chassis controls systems,
  • Hands-on experience in suspension tuning and prototype assembly,
  • Hability to multitask,
  • Comfortable in taking complex decisions with incomplete data,
  • BS/BEng or MS/MEng, or equivalent experience, in Mechanical Engineering,
  • Fluent in English. German knowledge is an advantage,
  • Great interpersonal skills.