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Sveta Nedelja, HRV

Powertrain Controls Engineer

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.

1. Tasks:


  • Development of Hybrid Powertrain Controls Strategies with a focus on the energy management:

 - Define specific software requirements considering  vehicle scopes, drivability, target performance and homologation constrains​

 - Manage suppliers during software development phase​

 - Design and lead Verification and Validation process on XiL, testing facilities and Vehicles​

 - Lead software calibration activities​

  • Ensure cross-functionality with other R&D departments to achieve vehicle requirements​


  • Occasional tasks:​

- Present to the Progam Management & Vehicle Model Chief the development status and the critical items. ​

- Support R&D in the DVP definition and accountable for the development activity plan​

- Accountable for the definition of new projects requirements in terms of time / cost evaluation.​



2. Responsibilites:


  • Responsible for the Powertrain Energy Management Strategies​
  • Support the definition and industrialization activity of Powertrain hybrid strategy application software into main Vehicle Control Unit (VCU)
  • Lead the definition of internal targets according to European, US and Worldwide emissions current and future normatives
  • Cross-functional Player for the Vehicle Calibration on drivability, performance and emission attributes
  • Responsible for the verification of the SW Components at vehicle level (Test Rigs, Proving ground)



3. Required skills and competencies:


  • Required:​

- Degree in Automatics, Electronic, Mechanics, Automotive, Computer Engineering or an equivalent discipline​

- Deep understanding of automotive hybrid powertrain architecture and theirs control strategies​

- Proven experience in embedded SW function development, calibration and validation​

- Knowledge of ISO26262 and functional safety concepts​


  • Optional​:

- Proficient use of Matlab/Simulink, Pyton and ETAS / Vector toolchian​

- Familiar with XiL platforms (dSPACE and SpeedGoat)​

- Familiarity with BEV/HEV/PHEV Emission - Fuel Consumption legislation requirements (US Federal & EU)


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