Senior Body & Closures Mechanical Engineer (m/f)

Sv. Nedelja, Croatia


Rimac Automobili develops and manufactures the world's fastest and most exciting electric vehicles – both our own cars such as the Concept_One and its successors, but also for many of the major brands in the industry. We are looking for a Senior Body & Closures Mechanical Engineer who will work on designing, developing and launching new body and closure systems as well as improving existing ones. You will also work on integrating separate components into the general vehicle architecture. We expect an analytical and methodical approach to your tasks with an emphasis on optimizing designs of the components based on your analysis in order to achieve best performance and functionality. As you will be working with CATIA V5, a very good knowledge of and previous experience with this software is required.


1. Responsibilities:

• Development of BODY and CLOSURES systems for our vehicles

• Cooperation with our Style, Manufacturing, Quality departments in order to develop optimal design of new components and improve the existing ones

• Defining key characteristics, functionalities and development requirements for each component that needs to be developed


2. Work Tasks:

• Development of new components using 3DX (CATIA)

• Using 3D modeling to develop prototypes

• Testing and analysis of developed components

• Optimization of existing BODY and CLOSURES systems

• Documenting the development process and the testing of components

• Choosing materials for the development of new components and communication with suppliers


3. Requirements:

• Advanced knowledge of CATIA V5 or NX

• At least 5 years of experience in automotive industry is required, especially in BODY and CLOSURES design

• Bachelor or higher Degree (mechanical engineering background)

• Very good knowledge of English (written and spoken)

• Good understanding of overall vehicle components and functionalities

• Team-player

• Great communication skills

• Application and CV have to be in English


4. Considered as an advantage:

• Deep knowledge in DOOR design including sealings, packaging, crash requirements

• Knowledge of FEM analysis

• Advanced knowledge in CATIA V5 & V6

• Knowledge of different materials production technologies and mechanical properties

• Basic understanding of electronics and electrical engineering

• Good knowledge of German (spoken and written)



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