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Sveta Nedelja, HRV

Lead Vehicle Performance Engineer

Join Bugatti Rimac: the Ultimate Hypercar Company

 

Bugatti Rimac, as part of the Rimac Group, sees the unique combination of two automotive and technological trailblazers. Leveraging Rimac's nimble agility, technical prowess, and groundbreaking innovation in the electric vehicle sector, coupled with Bugatti's storied +110-year legacy of crafting some of the world's most iconic hypercars, we have emerged as a powerhouse within the hypercar industry.

 

At Bugatti Rimac, we recognize that our most valuable asset is our human capital. The combination of diverse individual differences, life experiences, knowledge, innovation, unique capabilities, and talent invested by our employees not only defines our distinctive culture but also significantly contributes to our reputation and overall company achievements.

 

We are in search of exceptional individuals to reinforce our team, and the number one thing we’re after is talent. If you are a creative, problem-solving professional who thrives in a dynamic and fast-paced environment, and if you are ready to embrace the challenges that come with pushing the boundaries of automotive and technological excellence, then we want to hear from you.

Join Bugatti Rimac and be part of a team driving automotive innovation to new heights.

Tasks: 

Regular tasks​

  • Monitoring Vehicle Performance (Longitudinal – Acceleration, Braking and Lap Time) status vs. targets​

  • Simulation of vehicle performance attributes – longitudinal, lateral and lap time performance​

  • Postprocessing and analysis of simulation and test results​

  • Writing the company documentation (procedures) for vehicle performance tracking (virtual and real vehicle testing)​

  • Model integration and collecting simulation inputs important for vehicle performance​

  • Collecting information and give targets to other departments (aerodynamics, controls…)​

  • Organization of Testing session to evaluate vehicle performance​

  • Installing testing equipment on vehicles ​

  • Development tools for performance postprocessing (MATLAB)​​

Occasional tasks​

  • Traveling on the test tracks for validation of vehicle performances​

  • Support Head of VD for Vehicle Dynamics development activities​

  • Support and transfer knowledge and experience to colleagues in the team

 

Responsibilities: 

  • Reporting about Vehicle Performance Status to Head of VD​

  • Achieving Vehicle Performance targets through all vehicle programs

  • Collecting and monitoring Vehicle Performance in simulation and test environment

  • Coordinate vehicle dynamics development activates across the project​

  • Supporting Head of VD in coordinating activities of Vehicle Performance team members

 

Required skills and competencies: 

  • Experience in vehicle performance development
  • Experience full vehicle performance testing
  • Understanding of systems influence on vehicle performance (like aerodynamics, controls etc.) 
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Mechanical Engineering or related field preferred
  • Proficient in MS Office and standard engineering software
  • Knowledge and experience  in MATLAB
  • Knowledge in 15-DOF vehicle dynamics tools
  • Excellent knowledge of English
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and conflict resolution skills

Join Bugatti Rimac and Experience:

 

  • Engaging projects with cutting-edge technology, contributing to world-class solutions
  • Where your work makes a difference
  • Financial support for transportation because we understand the importance of a hassle-free commute
  • Flexible work schedules and remote work options are available, acknowledging the importance of accommodating a variety of professional preferences and optimizing productivity
  • Comprehensive healthcare coverage, including additional and supplementary benefits because your well-being is our priority
  • Access to psychological counseling services, demonstrating our commitment to your mental health
  • Kitchen and relaxation zones throughout the office, with complimentary coffee/tea, fresh fruit, and more
  • Fun team-building activities and unforgettable company parties because we believe in the importance of team spirit and having a good time
  • Subsidies for kindergartens, festive Christmas parties for your kids, and thoughtful presents because we value family care
  • Discounts at various stores and clinics, catering to the well-being of both you and your pets