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 for E/E (Electrical/Electronics)! This position will belong to the Trollhättan organization with a strong possibility for an international assignment (IAP) placed in China for 16-18 months.



The E/E Team, that you will be part of, belongs to the Engineering & Product Development Organization. You will part of a strong team of Engineers responsible for Infotainment Systems, Electro Mechanics & Power and Signal Distribution, Body, Comfort & Safety Electronics. You will start 3 to 6 months in Trollhättan to get familiar with NEVS development processes and tools as well as Engineering organization. You will then most likely go on a 16 to 18-month international assignment supporting NEVS Chinese Engineering organization in Tianjin, China, in implementing E/E components and systems. You will be the “extended arm” of the Trollhättan E/E management team in the Tianjin E/E organization. A Lead Engineer primarily collaborates internally with other engineers, technical specialists and Managers and externally with suppliers and is involved in all phases of a car project.


The role as Lead Engineer E/E involves:

  • Supporting our Chinese E/E engineering and product development organization with a thorough theoretical and practical knowledge of E/E systems
  • Evaluating the feasibility of new proposals and products to meet the requirements  
  • Supporting development and maintenance of tools & processes for Electronics development in general
  • Supporting analysis of designs such as FMEA, FTA etc.
  • Participate in mentoring and training activities.
  • Anchoring the assignment's decisions, development and status with the responsible line management
  • Support alignment and coordination between the E/E organization in Trollhättan and in Tianjin


We are looking for someone who has:

  • Minimum education of a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering or equivalent.
  • Experience from electronics in the automotive industry, minimum 8 years
  • Have a thorough knowledge and understanding of Automotive Electronics
  • Experience from Project management, Supervising, or organizational development
  • Fluent in English both spoken and written. Knowledge in Chinese language and working culture is a merit.
  • Driver license B 


To be successful in this role, you need to:

  • Be a team player with ability to plan and prioritize with good communication
  • Be creative, solution-oriented and open minded
  • Have Excellent automotive industry knowledge
  • Have the ability to adapt in the interaction with different persons, groups and culture.
  • A desire to learn and develop, on a personal and professional level, in an International Assignment (China)


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!

We 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 2017/80
Published 22.May.2017
Last application date 23.Jun.2017 11:59 PM CET

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