Specialist for Life Cycle Engineering

Specialist for Life Cycle Engineering

Job ID:  4417

Timisoara, Timis, RO

We are looking for a System Engineer within Vitesco Technologies, Technology & Innovation Team with a focus on Life Cycle Engineering (LCE). This includes life cycle assessments (LCA), Product Design for Environment (DfE) and Product Design for Circularity (DfC). Job responsibilities:


  • Cross-Business Unit coordination of Life Cycle Engineering measures;
  • Central contact person for the topics;
  • Analysis, presentation and derivation of potentials in the area of ​​the energy life cycle (well-to-tank) and vehicle life cycle (cradle-to-cradle);
  • Performing LCE for Vitesco products;
  • Support with the creation of a PMT (process, methodology, tooling) landscape for LCE;
  • Identification and presentation of CO2 savings potential of Vitesco products (DfE);
  • Tracking and monitoring of technology, business and politics in this area and reporting to management, including lobbying;
  • Driving improvement of the environmental performance of products in all business units via workshops;
  • Participation in innovation workshops in other business units;
  • Creation of presentations for internal and external and customers;



  • The task and work area includes the consideration of the entire Vitesco product range;
  • Complex and overarching elaboration of topics covering the entire life cycle of the energy and the vehicle;
  • Complex and comprehensive collaboration with business units regarding LCE;
  • International cooperation with all business units and their functions (R&D, PUR, SAL, BD, KAM);
  • Independent action with freedom to make decisions;
  • Comprehensive automotive knowledge;
  • Overview of all Vitesco areas and products;
  • Very good overview and detailed knowledge of technically complex systems and relationships;
  • Network building and maintenance;


Job requirements:

  • Several years of professional experience in the automotive environment;
  • Completed studies in electrical engineering, automotive technology, computer science, engineering or comparable courses;
  • Confident handling of the MS Office programs;
  • Good written and spoken English, German would be desirable;
  • Intercultural Competence;
  • Excellent communication skills;
  • Working independently and taking initiative;
  • High assertiveness, with strong analytical competence and good communication of complex topics;
  • Ability in the sense of an integrative cooperation for the benefit of Vitesco as a whole (no "departmental thinking");
  • Ability to inspire and simply present the benefits of complex issues;
  • Knowledge of GABI software, SOFI software and LCA would be desirable;


What we offer:

  • Integration Program in a professional & dynamic team;
  • Travel Opportunities - we know that you are missing this, so, from time to time if is necessary we offer you the possibility to come to the office;
  • We know that sports and reading books help us in our development, so, these are part also from our benefits;
  • Salary?! Of course we'll pay you for your work, food isn't for free…;
  • …and because money isn't everything you will find funny and supportive colleagues;


Working Time: Full-Time

Your Contact Partner: Tudose Cristian

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 drivetrains, Vitesco Technologies makes mobility clean, efficient, and affordable. The product range includes electrified drivetrain systems, electronic control units, sensors and actuators, and exhaust -gas aftertreatment solutions. In 2021, Vitesco Technologies recorded sales of €8.3 billion and employs around 37,000 employees at about 50 locations worldwide. Vitesco Technologies is headquartered in Regensburg, Germany.