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Sveta Nedelja, HRV

EOBD System Expert (m/f)

About us

We are a technology powerhouse that designs, engineers, and manufactures the world's most advanced automotive technology and hypercars. Bytes to bolts, Rimac is where everything happens.

Our teams develop and produce both hardware and software solutions for our flagship, record-breaking hypercar, the Nevera, as well as for other automotive manufacturers’ vehicles. Working on technology solutions for partners such as Porsche, Hyundai, Aston Martin, Koenigsegg, Automobili Pininfarina, and others, gives Rimac a unique position of a technology leader in the high-performance electric vehicle industry. The stakes are high.

As a fast-moving company, we nurture a high-performing culture. If you are interested in joining, you must be prepared for relentless learning, adapting, and embracing new technologies. We expect an easy-going person, but also self-driven, entrepreneurial, and highly independent in their work, that will enjoy rising to the challenge and have fun pushing the limits of technology.

Our expectations are high. And we can only achieve our goals with the dedication and collaboration of our exceptional team. Our ambition is to deliver and go the extra mile. We need to expand our already industry-leading team, find the best people, and lead the charge.


The candidate will be responsible for the design, implementation, testing and final release of EOBD strategy on all future Bugatti-Rimac vehicles.


Key duties and responsibilities:

  • To interact with homologation department and define requirements for EOBD in accordance with legislation and standards; responsible for reviewing and releasing documentations for certifications
  • To interact with electrical department and define functionality, malfunction and failure detection targets and requirements for EOBD; manage EOBD overall control system and implementation into ECU
  • Participating actively in the whole vehicle EOBD architectural design
  • Releasing and documenting Bugatti Rimac Powertrain control software according to the EOBD standards in the different markets / countries.
  • Interact with product definition team to ensure program milestones are met
  • Lead suppliers and external partners to deliver EOBD strategy and functionality according to target cost, functionality and quality
  • Ownership of EOBD topic and related items, including the definition of Emission Targets
  • Maintain and support de-bug activities for current and future hybrid vehicles EOBD functionality, ensuring corrective actions are implemented
  • Manage and support physical testing on engine dyno, powertrain rig and vehicle
  • Engage with main external suppliers and manage costs and timings, and ensuring program milestones are met, including evaluation of RFQ responses to influence management decisions
  • Develop and ensure cross-functionality with other R&D departments to define EOBD related systems and achieving vehicle requirements
  • Engage with the product development process to understand the impact of design/engineering decisions
  • Evaluate competitor benchmark information to improve concept definition in early project phase, including DFMEA analysis
  • Establish regular design reviews with cross functional teams
  • Support Functional Safety and Cyber Security, Intellectual properties and patents within R&D team
  • Collaborative definition of methodology and release of standards related to durability and reliability with analysis team
  • Be a team player and share the knowledge throughout the whole powertrain team


Qualification & Experience:

  • Previous experience within an automotive or automotive components supplier on emissions and EOBD related topic (min 5 years)
  • Engineering Degree in appropriate discipline or equivalent
  • Deep knowledge of UDS protocol applied to Hybrid Powertrain electronics systems
  • Experience on all relevant related vehicle legislation and certification requirements for automotive
  • Experience of delivering hybrid powertrain components from early design stage to series production
  • Proven experience in tracking and planning of technical subjects, tooling processes and variable/investment costs
  • In-depth vehicle powertrain knowledge and electrified components
  • Working across functional teams effectively to deliver viable problem resolution
  • Experience on data analysis software
  • Expert user of Matlab/Simulink
  • Fluent English


Considered a plus:

  • Excellent team player and communicator, able to work effectively with cross functional teams
  • Ability to organize multiple technical inputs, summarize and present to the top management
  • Strong problem-solving skills, along with an ability to manage a varied workload, to tight deadlines
  • Relevant written and verbal communication skills
  • Able to work at a fast pace and with a high degree of accuracy and flexibility
  • Passion for high performance electrified vehicles and related powertrain technology
  • Striving for constant improvement

What we are like and what we offer

  • We operate in a fast-paced and challenging environment
  • You will have the opportunity to work on world-class solutions with cutting-edge technology
  • We work a lot, but also know how to have fun (fun teambuilding, crazy company parties, kitchen and relaxation zones around the office, free coffee/tea and fresh fruit, etc.)
  • Family-like and open work environment (subsidies for kindergartens, Christmas parties for kids, and presents for kids)
  • Financial subsidy for transportation
  • Additional and supplementary healthcare covered
  • Internal educations program
  • Psychological counseling
  • Dog-friendly office
  • Flexible working hours and work-from-home days – up to 12 days of remote work per month
  • Discounts at stores and clinics – for humans and pets 😊

If you are a creative, problem solving, open-minded, highly-motivated individual and you love a fast-paced environment and are up for the challenge – where were you hiding?