NEVS, Trollhättan

Hardware Tribe

Shape mobility for a more sustainable future!


NEVS is creating a strong foundation of skills for new technologies and innovations. We have a committed passion to create and deliver iconic and desirable global products. By challenging conventions, we design premium electric vehicles and mobility experiences that are simple, engaging and distinctive, but that also shape a brighter, cleaner future for all.


We are now looking for an experienced Seat System Engineer


The Body & Interior Engineering Chapter is one of five competence teams inside the Hardware Engineering Tribe. Within the Chapter we are responsible for Body-, Closures-, Exterior- and Interior development. The overall responsibility of the Tribe is to secure NEVS present and future need for Hardware Competence & Technology, while building a great place to work. 

We work in a lean, agile organization where people with certain competences are either members of squads (smaller teams), and/or act in a supporting role to these squads. To be successful you need to have an open mind, be solution oriented, a team player and able to adapt to change.

The Seating systems will become a vital function in future products that will require new ideas and concepts considering Comfort, Convenience and Safety.

As Seat System Engineer, you will be responsible for concept studies/selections at vehicle architecture, system and component level. Establish and improve technical product specifications and assist in developing tests methods for seat attributes as strength, appearance, durability and NVH.

Furthermore, you will collaborate closely with seating suppliers to evaluate the feasibility of new proposals and products to ensure the most cost-effective solution that meet projects performance & reliability targets.


We work in an agile organisation, where teamwork, empowered self-organising teams and quick learning cycles is a key to success. Thus, you need to be a good team player and continuously strive to make the team successful.


The role involves:

  • Leading the development of Seat Systems thorough theoretical and practical knowledge.
  • System integration into vehicle
  • Lead/support technical communication, both internal and external.
  • Lead/support supplier assessments and reviews

We are looking for candidates who have:

  • Bachelor of Science or higher university degree or equal work experience, min 10 years
  • Extensive knowledge for multiple components, attributes and system processes within Seats
  • Very good understanding in all phases of the development of Seat Systems
  • Knowledge of materials used in Seat Systems such as Steel, Composites, Plastics, PUR Foam, Surface materials, Wire Harness, Electrical switches and Comfort systems
  • A practical hands-on approach
  • Team Center/NX knowledge is an advantage


About us

The world is in need of change – and we at NEVS want to be part of driving it and at the same time shape life for generations to come. That’s why we focus on designing premium electric vehicles and smart mobility solutions that prove what’s best for one can be best for all. What we do is not simply providing a way to get around, it’s a chance to be part of something bigger. Electrification, connected vehicles, changing ownership models, and autonomous driving are just some of the important trends that are transforming our industry. Together with our partners and people like you, we are shaping mobility for a more sustainable future.


We have a very lean organization that gives you the opportunity to influence both the organization and the product, and we are very open minded for new technical solutions and working methods.

We offer you a stimulating- and solution focused work environment with customer and complete vehicle focus. NEVS put a great importance to our employees' development, and in that perspective, your main area will evolve together with you. Finally, the connectivity era of autonomous vehicles has just begun, and we offer you a possibility to be part of that development.


NEVS is a member of the Engineering Industries and covered by current collective bargaining agreement signed by Unionen / Sveriges Ingenjörer / Ledarna.

Selection work and interviews will be ongoing continuously during the application period, so please send your application as soon as possible!


We strongly discouraged each contact from the media and CV sales, recruitment sites or companies!


Type of employment Vakituinen
Contract type Full time
Number of positions 1
Working hours 100%
City Trollhättan
County Västra Götalands län
Country Sweden
Reference number 2019/133
  • Göran Ström- Chap. Lead. Body&Interior Engineering, +46 520 85 890
Published 17.Oct.2019
Last application date 17.Nov.2019 11:59 PM CET

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