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 Wheel Suspension! - 16981



Position located within the Steering & Suspension Systems team, which is part of the unit Chassis Propulsion Thermal. In this role, you will have the responsibility to define short and long-term strategies for our wheel suspension system. You will also have a leading role to create “next generation suspension technology” for the next Generation Electric Vehicles. You will lead technical requirement settings on component and system level. Your background should include thorough and detailed knowledge within the area of expertise and about connected systems. You will work close to Vehicle dynamic/CAE and our tuning engineers.


This role means that you will:

  • Support the Chassis engineering and product development organization with a thorough theoretical and practical knowledge on suspension system.
  • Evaluate the feasibility of new proposals and products.
  • Develop and communicate results and suggest solutions within your area.
  • Lead technical communication with supplier through the complete product development lifecycle.
  • Support and write technical specifications on system level.
  • Identify opportunities and/or implement changes to improve products or processes and reduce costs.
  • Responsible for the development and maintenance of verification and validation methodologies and procedures at concern suspension systems.
  • Establish and maintain internal and external network with suspension expertise.
  • Assure deliverables according to project plan.


You will work together with all business areas, line and projects within our Engineering Department. External you will work with suppliers and engineering service providers.


We are looking for someone who has:

  • Relevant engineering experience in the work area, minimum 5 years.
  • A thorough knowledge and understanding of Wheel Suspension Systems.
  • University engineering education or equivalent experience.
  • Driver license B.
  • You master English, both spoken and written.


To be successful in the role, you need to:

  • Be creative, solution-oriented and open minded.
  • Have good communication skills.
  • Have excellent automotive industry knowledge.
  • Have the ability to plan and prioritize.


What we offer:

  • We are a small team with high possibility to influence vehicle system solutions.
  • We define our own working processes.
  • We question and challenge the traditional approach.
  • We put a great importance to our employees' development.
  • We develop your main area together with you.


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


About us

The world is in need of change – and NEVS want to be part of driving it and at the same time shape the lives of generations to come. That’s why we focus on designing premium electric vehicles and smart mobility solutions that prove that what’s best for one, can be what’s best for all.

Electrification, connected vehicles, new ownership models and autonomous driving are just some of the important components that are transforming our industry. At NEVS, we are way pavers, change makers and solution finders. For us, the future is bright and mobility is clean. We see that every individual has a part to play, so 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 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 discourage 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 2017/123
  • Magnus Nordell, Mngr Steering & Suspension Systems, +46 73966 58 62
Published 02.Oct.2017
Last application date 02.Nov.2017 11:59 PM CET

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