Powertrain Mechanical Engineer (m/f)

Sveta Nedelja, Croatia


Rimac Automobili is a technology powerhouse, manufacturing electric hypercars and providing full tech solutions to global automotive manufacturers. Our teams develop and produce both hardware and software solutions for the Concept_One and C_Two as well as numerous public and confidential projects, thus positioning Rimac as a leader in the high-performance electric vehicle industry.

We always wanted to be more than just a place to work. What we do and how all of our team members feel is meaningful to us and we want each to feel like part of a big family.


We are looking for engineers who are familiar with the process of developing complex systems from the idea all the way to the finished product. A hands-on approach and a very good understanding of technological processes involved in the development and production of powertrain systems is mandatory. The ideal candidate has a strong passion for cars, technology and engineering with a background in mechanical and/or electrical engineering and participation in additional projects within the industry.


1) Responsibilities

    • Development of the full gearbox including the simulations, parametrizations, strength calculations and optimizations of all parts (gears, shafts, bearings…)
    • Performing interference fit calculation
    • Selection and understanding of oil – for cooling and lubrication
    • BOM definition and management
    • Creation of engineering drawings and technical documentation


2) Requirements

    • Bachelor or higher Degree (mechanical engineering background)
    • Understanding of gears and shafts production and manufacturing processes
    • Understanding of thermal treatment of materials
    • Advanced technical knowledge and experience in design, packaging, production and testing of Powertrain systems
    • Advanced knowledge of CAD software (Solid Works, CATIA…)
    • Experience in using a professional software for gear design (KISSsoft)
    • Experience in parametrization of gearbox power, torque, speed ratio and efficiency
    • Fluent English spoken and written
    • Good organizational and planning skills
    • Good knowledge of technological processes


3. What we offer

    • The opportunity to develop world-class solutions with cutting-edge technology, from scratch!
    • Family-like and open work environment
    • Courageous, curious and entrepreneurial team members to work with
    • Competitive compensation package
    • Financial support for transportation
    • Dog-friendly office


We thank all those who submit applications for this role. All of our applicants will be provided with equal opportunities regardless of their age, sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, disability, culture or any other non-work related personal characteristic. All applications will be considered under the terms and conditions of confidentiality in accordance with the regulations of personal data protection.


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