NEVS, Trollhättan



Shape mobility for a more sustainable future


Our Engineering department is creating a strong foundation of skills for new technologies and innovations. We have a committed passion to create and deliver iconic and desirable global products suitable for volume production.

We are now looking for a Lead Engineer – Vehicle Electrical Architecture High Voltage System



The Electrical Architecture department that you will be part of, is part of an organization responsible for Electrical- and Mechanical Integration & Design, within NEVS R&D.

You will be a part of a team of engineers, with responsibility for the complete Vehicle Electrical Architecture including general electrical requirement, function design, electrical interfaces physical and logical and electrical integration.

A High Voltage System Architect collaborates with a broad network of engineers in other departments as well as within the Electrical Architecture team to ensure a good vehicle level architecture of the complete functional content of the vehicle. The main focus of the high voltage system is the electric drivetrain and the re-chargeable energy storage system but may also include other component such as on-board charger, electric AC compresser.


The role as a High Voltage System Architect involves:

  • Drive and coordinate the design of the high voltage electrical system to optimize the system balancing performance, function and cost
  • Act as an expert on HV systems and support component owners for HV components with architectural issues
  • Ensuring that the design is aligned with other areas and following the architecture requirements
  • Drive and participate in different fora related to the electrical architecture
  • Contribute to the continuous improvement of ways-of-working for related processes


We are looking for someone who has:

  • Minimum education of a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering or equivalent.
  • Experience from designing HV systems for Electric Vehicles
  • Good understanding of HV battery technologies and other HV components
  • Experience from electronics and software development in the automotive industry
  • Fluent in English both spoken and written
  • Driver license B


We are looking for someone who:

  • is a team player with ability to plan and prioritize
  • has a strong drive to find a balanced solution
  • is creative, solution-oriented and open minded
  • is skilled at and enjoy working on architectural level with abstract solutions
  • has a good communication skill
  • is flexible in the interaction with different persons, groups and culture.


Great consideration will be given to your personal aptitude for the position!



About us

The world is in need of change – and we at NEVS want to be part of driving it and at the same time shape life for generations to come. That’s why we focus on designing premium electric vehicles and smart mobility solutions that prove what’s best for one can be best for all. What we do is not simply providing a way to get around, it’s a chance to be part of something bigger. Electrification, connected vehicles, changing ownership models, and autonomous driving are just some of the important trends that are transforming our industry. Together with our partners and people like you, we are shaping mobility for a more sustainable future.



We have a very lean organization which gives you the opportunity to influence both the organization and the product, and also very open minded for new technical solutions and working methods.

We offer you a stimulating-and solution focused work environment with customer and complete vehicle focus.

NEVS put a great importance to our employees' development, and in that perspective your main area will evolve together with you.

Finally, the connectivity era of autonomous vehicles has just begun, and we offer you a possibility to be part of that development.



NEVS is a member of the Engineering Industries and covered by current collective bargaining agreement signed by Unionen / Sveriges Ingenjörer / Ledarna.

Do you want to join the team that will focus on the development of attractive cars for the future? In that case you are welcome to apply for employment with us! Selection work and interviews will be ongoing continuously during the application period, so please send your application as soon as possible! 


Prior to our recruitment process NEVS is committed to our recruiting and marketing channels. Therefore, strongly discouraged each contact from the media and CV sales, recruitment sites or companies!

Type of employment Tillsvidareanställning
Contract type Full time
Number of positions 1
Working hours 100%
City Trollhättan
County Västra Götalands län
Country Sweden
Reference number 2017/79
  • Benny Fonden, Manager Electrical Architecture, +46 520 85 834
Published 22.May.2017
Last application date 23.Jun.2017 11:59 PM CET

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