Job Description

System Engineer
International company in the field of automotive technology
Regular / Senior
English / German

Job Description

The company is developing Battery Management Systems (BMS) for 48V Li-ion batteries for mild hybrid electrical vehicles (mHEV) and potentially electrical vehicles. The introduction of 48V systems is an essential, cost effective move by the automotive industry towards the reduction of the emission and the fuel consumption of vehicles. The 48V high performance battery that includes the BMS electronics is responsible for storing the energy recuperated during braking and for providing energy during acceleration for additional torque.

As a System Engineer, You would be responsible for the development of the 48V battery including the BMS which monitors and controls the state and the performance of the battery, communicates with the main control unit of the vehicle, and intervenes when necessary.


  • Analyze and clarify internal and customer requirements of the product
  • Technical Change & Defect Management including problem solving
  • Carry out System Releases including relevant documentations, review of System test cases and reports
  • Develop model based system architecture, define system requirements and interfaces
  • Develop the functional concept of the products which provide input towards the technical domains (HW, SW, ME) for the design implementation
  • Negotiate technical questions and solutions with the customer, channel domain related technical points towards the customer
  • Cooperation with different domains across the globe (Hardware engineers, Software engineers, Test engineers, Mechanical engineers)
  • Review of the System related technical documents (specification, concept, architecture, etc.)
  • Priorization and decision making over System related topics by understanding the technical context properly


  • Bsc or Msc computer science / electrical engineer / mechatronics engineer study background
  • Having at least 3 years experience in the field of automotive engineering
  • Preferably worked as a SW or HW developer and want to try yourself out as a System engineer in the automotive industry
  • Having experience with drives (e.g. 12V, 48V, higher power,…)
  • Being a self-starter with excellent risk management skills
  • Seeing the big picture considering all the technical aspects
  • Very good English and/or German skills


  • Experience with: FMEA, Functional Safety ISO26262, DRBFM, EMC, Requirements Engineering

What they offer

  • Flexible worktime options
  • Childcare offers
  • Medical services
  • Various sports and health opportunities
  • On-site parking, good access to local public transport
  • Catering facilities

How to apply

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