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Sveta Nedelja, HRV

Hot and Cold End Expert

Join Bugatti Rimac: the Ultimate Hypercar Company


Bugatti Rimac, as part of the Rimac Group, sees the unique combination of two automotive and technological trailblazers. Leveraging Rimac's nimble agility, technical prowess, and groundbreaking innovation in the electric vehicle sector, coupled with Bugatti's storied +110-year legacy of crafting some of the world's most iconic hypercars, we have emerged as a powerhouse within the hypercar industry.


At Bugatti Rimac, we recognize that our most valuable asset is our human capital. The combination of diverse individual differences, life experiences, knowledge, innovation, unique capabilities, and talent invested by our employees not only defines our distinctive culture but also significantly contributes to our reputation and overall company achievements.


We are in search of exceptional individuals to reinforce our team, and the number one thing we’re after is talent. If you are a creative, problem-solving professional who thrives in a dynamic and fast-paced environment, and if you are ready to embrace the challenges that come with pushing the boundaries of automotive and technological excellence, then we want to hear from you.

Join Bugatti Rimac and be part of a team driving automotive innovation to new heights.

The candidate will be responsible for the on-time delivery of all hot and cold end exhaust systems across all Bugatti projects.


1. Key duties and responsibilities:

  • Lead external partners to deliver exhaust hot and cold end hardware components on time into production according to target cost, package, mass, functionality and quality;
  • Maintain and support de-bug and concern resolution activities for current and future exhaust systems, ensuring corrective actions are implemented
  • Main reference figure for Powertrain exhaust hot and cold end systems, including functionality and resolution of technical issues
  • Manage physical testing and prototype evaluation of hardware components; that includes DVP definition and testing, and also Powertrain rig testing and vehicle testing support
  • Interact with calibration and testing team for the definition of proper sensors and actuators according to the system and vehicle specifications
  • Engage with main external suppliers and manage costs and timings, including high level and low level targets definition, and ensuring program milestones are met, including evaluation of RFQ responses to influence management decisions
  • Develop and ensure cross-functionality with other R&D departments to achieve vehicle requirements
  • Engage with the product development process to understand the impact of design/engineering decisions
  • Evaluate competitor benchmark information to improve concept definition in early project phase
  • Establish regular design reviews with cross functional teams and track timing plans and criticalities of defined vehicle programs
  • Develop components DFMEA on system and design level
  • Collaborative definition of methodology and release of standards related to durability and reliability with analysis team
  • Be a team player and share the knowledge throughout the whole powertrain team


2. Qualification & Experience:

  • Previous experience within an automotive OEM or OEM tier 1 supplier on hot and cold end systems development
  • Engineering Degree in appropriate discipline or equivalent
  • Experience on all relevant engine systems components for related automotive application
  • Proven experience in tracking and planning of technical subjects and variable/investment costs
  • In-depth vehicle engine systems knowledge for both thermal and hybrid applications
  • Working across functional teams effectively to deliver viable problem resolution
  • Experience on CAD modelling software


3. Considered a plus:

  • Excellent team player and communicator, able to work effectively with cross functional teams
  • Ability to organize multiple technical inputs, summarize and present to the top management
  • Strong problem-solving skills, along with an ability to manage a varied workload, to tight deadlines
  • Relevant written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to work at a fast pace and with a high degree of accuracy and flexibility
  • Passion for high performance hybrid vehicles and related powertrain technology
  • Striving for constant improvement

Join Bugatti Rimac and Experience:


  • Engaging projects with cutting-edge technology, contributing to world-class solutions
  • Where your work makes a difference
  • Financial support for transportation because we understand the importance of a hassle-free commute
  • Flexible work schedules and remote work options are available, acknowledging the importance of accommodating a variety of professional preferences and optimizing productivity
  • Comprehensive healthcare coverage, including additional and supplementary benefits because your well-being is our priority
  • Access to psychological counseling services, demonstrating our commitment to your mental health
  • Kitchen and relaxation zones throughout the office, with complimentary coffee/tea, fresh fruit, and more
  • Fun team-building activities and unforgettable company parties because we believe in the importance of team spirit and having a good time
  • Subsidies for kindergartens, festive Christmas parties for your kids, and thoughtful presents because we value family care
  • Discounts at various stores and clinics, catering to the well-being of both you and your pets