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 Brakes Engineer.



The Vehicle Motion Hardware Engineering Chapter is one of five competence teams within the Hardware Engineering Tribe. Areas we cover are Suspension, Steering, Brakes, Powertrain, Thermal Management and Climate Comfort. Our task is to provide NEVS present and future need for Hardware, Competence & Technology.

We work in a lean, agile organization where people with certain competences are either members of squads (smaller teams) with mutual responsibility, 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.

As an Engineer for Brakes, you will be a key player in developing our future products, either conventional braking systems or in-house developed brake-by-wire systems. You are expected to contribute with your competence and experience in most phases of our different projects, from concept selection to industrialization, in fulfilling requirements for performance, legal, timing and cost with the chosen solution.

It’s important for us that you value a great atmosphere while working together to achieve something extra ordinary.


Work tasks

  • Aid in Concept selection at vehicle architecture and system level.
  • Contributing in setting requirements on component level.
  • System integration into vehicle.
  • Planning of validation and verification using (and refining) methods and procedures.
  • Manage quality tools and following up during development and industrialization.
  • Lead and/or support technical communication and project management, both internally and externally.
  • Secure manufacturability and serviceability.


Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.
  • Several years of engineering experience working with braking systems and their integration into vehicles.
  • Solid skills in working with PLM Systems, Change Management and Teamcenter.
  • Knowledge of requirement fulfillment on system as well as component level.
  • Deep understanding of the process collaborating with Manufacturing Engineering, NVH, Cost, Validation & Verification etc. during vehicle development.
  • Comfortable with supplier interaction and what it takes to achieve set targets. Experience from working with international suppliers (China especially) is considered beneficial.
  • Fundamental understanding of Mechanical Design, skills in CAD Design (NX) is not needed but considered beneficial.
  • Ability to communicate clearly in English, both spoken and written. Knowledge of Swedish and/or Mandarin Chinese desirable.


Personal skills

  • Belief in NEVS vision and future products.
  • Action-oriented, with the ability to prioritize and deliver.
  • An inner drive to innovate, simplify and optimize.
  • Analytic mindset and a good understanding of “the bigger picture”.
  • Flexibility in your way of working.
  • Good communication skills and team player characteristics.
  • Openness to learning from others and sharing your knowledge.
  • Appreciative of cultural diversity in your environment.


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 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 which gives you the opportunity to influence both the organization and the product, and also 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.

Do you want to join the team that will focus on the development of attractive mobility solutions for the future? In that case you are welcome to apply for employment with us!


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 Permanent position
Contract type Full time
Number of positions 1
Working hours 100%
City Trollhättan
County Västra Götalands län
Country Sweden
Reference number 2019/116
  • Kristoffer Jidetoft - Chapter Leader, +46 520 86 068
Published 04.Oct.2019
Last application date 03.Nov.2019 11:59 PM CET

Tillbaka till lediga jobb