Mechanical Engineer for Platform Development

Mechanical Engineer for Platform Development

Job ID:  2469

Timisoara, Timis, RO

We are the Mechanical Design Team and we are part of the Powertrain Electronic Control business unit. We are building a Battery Management System competence center in our location. If you want to be part of our team and test your creativity on our Electrification challenging projects we invite you to apply to our open position.


Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Development of new mechanical platforms and generic components for new products in the area of Battery Electric Vehicles and Hybrid Electric Vehicles by:

    - identification of market needs;

    - definition of a target specification;

    - definition of target solutions;

    - definition of platform concept;

    - validation of solutions;

    - creation and harmonization of design guidelines;

    - worldwide communication with design engineers to work out solutions and to promote the use of standards;

  • Project / work package manager for internal projects to coordinate the project teams working on the new developments
  • Specific contributions to the Mechanical Platform for Power Electronics in the area of interconnect technology, by defining and verifying the design building blocks with respect to:

    - Electronic Components cooling;

    - Electrical insulation;

    - Mechanical fixation;
    - Manufacturability;


Job requirements:

  • Good knowledge in Mechanical Design for Automotive Electronics.
  • Good knowledge in Electronics packaging.
  • Good knowledge of manufacturing processes.
  • Good skills and experience in CAD, preferably CREO.
  • Basic experience in project management.
  • Good English knowledge.
  • Good communication skills.
  • Good MS Office knowledge and skills.
  • Well organized person, attentive to details, rigorous.


What we offer:

  • Integration Program in a professional, young & dynamic team.
  • Competitive Salaries (based on performance) & Benefits.
  • Health & Wellness (Private Health and Dental Insurance, Sport activities etc.).
  • Professional Development Opportunities (in Technical and Managerial Area).
  • Stability.
  • International Work Environment & Traveling Opportunities.
  • Relocation Package for non-Timisoara residents.
  • Flexibility Program including flexible hours, mobile work and sabbaticals.


Vitesco Technologies is a leading international developer and manufacturer of state-of-the-art powertrain technologies for sustainable mobility. With smart system solutions and components for electric, hybrid and internal combustion vehicles, Vitesco Technologies makes mobility clean, efficient and affordable. The product range includes electric drives, electronic control units, sensors and actuators, and exhaust-gas aftertreatment solutions. In 2020, Vitesco Technologies recorded sales of around 8 billion Euros and employs almost 40,000 people at around 50 locations worldwide. Vitesco Technologies is headquartered in Regensburg, Germany.