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Sveta Nedelja, HRV

Materials & Composites System Engineer - SME

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.



Become the reference subject matter expert for the following fields in Bugatti-Rimac d.o.o:              
Composites Materials
Plastic Materials
Exterior Painting Material Validation.
Technical Approval, Innovation and Technology roadmap for the materials in the scope.
Definition of the Testing Methodology as well as the strategy (inhouse/outsourced) for the robust introduction of new materials in the scope of:
New composite structural materials (both visual and structural)
New plastics for interior and exterior applications
New Adhesives (Body-wide)
New Exterior colours.
Benchmark and watchdog the industry for new material systems and applications.
Authoring the Technical Specifications in the scope of the materials mentioned above, relevant to Vehicle Engineering.


Generate and maintain the library of test procedures for material validation and characterization.

Generate and maintain a set of engineering specification and design rules for components and assembly, related to composite and plastic elements.
Assess compatibility of materials and propose measures to improve common issues related to the materials scope.
Generate and maintain the relevant materials data cards (both materials and adhesive stacks)
Develop the relationship and framework for the technical requirements with raw materials suppliers and materials test houses.
Support the generation of foundation DFMEAs and PFMEAs for the different component using the relevant materials.
Support the generation of the Lifecycle Assessment of the parts using the technologies
Promote, implement and support a Simultaneous approach to Body, Concept and Development where early engagement from all stakeholders is maximised in order to avoid late changes.
Validate and Support the Individualization function to enable unique design proposals, keeping the car roadworthy and complying with the durability standards, while supporting the customer desires.
Support the supplier nomination strategy to deliver prompt and accurate design-to-manufacture input into the concept process to reduce the development cycles.


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?