NextEV is hiring a

Senior Design Engineer (Mid and Rear Upper body)

San Jose, United States

The Senior Design Engineer -BIW is responsible for designing and developing new vehicles which meet future regulatory requirements and customer competitive requirements. This group is responsible for vehicle architecture, vehicle packaging, and initial systems and component engineering design. In addition, the team resolves packaging and adaptation issues as the vehicles move toward production. The candidates responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, establishing physical and functional integration of vehicles and systems during the program planning phase (concept to program approval), translating strategic and functional objectives into technical requirements, creating and analyzing alternative design concepts, packaging and integrating systems and components and benchmarking of competitive vehicles.

Basic Qualifications:
A minimum of a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or equivalent (Materials /Chemical/ Civil/ Aerospace/Computer) from an ABET accredited university
Minimum of 4 years of automotive industry experience in one or more of the following areas: Body-in-white, Design, Structures, Interior Systems, Powertrain Adaptations, Engine Systems (Cooling, Fuel, Exhaust), or Chassis Systems
CAD systems knowledge (NX or Catia V5), with ability to position and manipulate models, cut sections, dimension, and conceptualize designs
VPM or Teamcenter knowledge

Preferred Qualifications:
Master of Science degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering from an ABET accredited university
Broad vehicle knowledge
Ability to integrate stakeholder requirements into final vehicle design
Excellent communication skills
Excellent relationship building skills
Ability to productively manage change
Ability to present ideas and concepts successfully to all levels of management
Excellent MS Office skills (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook)