NextEV is hiring a

Manager/Sr. Lead Engineer for Mechanisms – Body and Closures Systems

San Jose, United States

The leader for the body mechanism systems will be responsible for leading the design, development and engineering activities for the mechanisms used on the Body Department systems (closures, roofs, exterior, etc.).
The leader will ensure compliance of the mechanisms design with all vehicle attributes, regulations, technical, functional and structural requirements, quality objectives, program milestones, deliverables and specific targets (performance, cost, weight, safety, timing, etc.).
The mechanisms leader will develop unique and highly advanced engineering concepts and designs, leading innovation and advanced technologies for the body mechanism systems. It will initiate and coordinate studies and drive decisions regarding designing new mechanisms versus using or modifying existing, off-the-shelf, mechanisms from high end suppliers. 
The mechanism leader will fully support implementation in production and interfaces, cooperation and integration with other Company’s groups.
The mechanism leader will report to the Closures Manager and Body Director.