Lead Vehicle Dynamics Engineer (m/f)
Sveta Nedelja, Croatia
We are a technology powerhouse that designs, engineers, and manufactures the world's most advanced automotive technology and hypercars. Bytes to bolts, Rimac is where everything happens.
Our teams develop and produce both hardware and software solutions for our flagship, record-breaking hypercar, the Nevera, as well as for other automotive manufacturers’ vehicles. Working on technology solutions for partners such as Porsche, Hyundai, Aston Martin, Koenigsegg, Automobili Pininfarina, and others, gives Rimac a unique position of a technology leader in the high-performance electric vehicle industry. The stakes are high.
As a fast-moving company, we nurture a high-performing culture. If you are interested in joining, you must be prepared for relentless learning, adapting, and embracing new technologies. We expect an easy-going person, but also self-driven, entrepreneurial, and highly independent in their work, that will enjoy rising to the challenge and have fun pushing the limits of technology.
Our expectations are high. And we can only achieve our goals with the dedication and collaboration of our exceptional team. Our ambition is to deliver and go the extra mile. We need to expand our already industry-leading team, find the best people, and lead the charge.
Definition of Vehicle Dynamics targets and cascading to the system level
Monitoring Vehicle Dynamics status vs. targets, mostly related to vehicle handling and ride
Simulation of vehicle dynamics – handling and ride in MBS (like ADAMS) and reduced-DOF simulation tools (VI-CRT, IPG CarMaker…) etc.
Development of vehicle dynamics methodologies, improving of existing tools
Writing the company documentation (procedures) for vehicle dynamics development
Postprocessing and analysis of simulation and test results
Model integration and collecting simulation inputs important for vehicle dynamics
Collecting information and give targets to other departments (aerodynamics, controls…)
Organization of Testing session to evaluate vehicle dynamics performance
Good understand vehicle dynamics test procedures for validation of virtual models
Traveling on the test tracks for validation of vehicle dynamics performance
Ability to perform ISO standard procedure tests for handling and ride
Support Head of VD for Vehicle Dynamics development activities
Support and transfer knowledge and experience to colleagues in the team
Vehicle Dynamics specifications to achieve vehicle dynamics target
Reporting about Vehicle Dynamics Status to Head of VD
Achieving Vehicle Dynamics targets through all vehicle programmes
Vehicle Dynamics Status Monitoring in simulation and test enviroment
Cascading vehicle dynamics targets to systems (suspenion, tyres…)
Coordinate vehicle dynamics development activates across the project
Supporting Head of VD in coordinating activities of Vehicle Performance team members
3. Required skills and competencies:
What we are like and what we offer
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