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. By challenging conventions, we design premium electric vehicles and mobility experiences that are simple, engaging and distinctive, but that also shape a brighter, cleaner future for all.

   We are now looking for a Senior Engineer Wheel Suspension System!


Position is located within an engineering squad team. In this role, you will have the responsibility to define short and long-term strategies and innovations for our wheel suspension systems. You will also have a leading role to create “next generation suspension technology” for the future Electric Vehicles. You will lead technical requirement settings on component and system level but also act as mentor and expert in various forums. Your background should include thorough and detailed knowledge within the area of expertise.

You will work close to Vehicle Dynamic Engineers, both simulation and development, and also together with all business areas, line and projects within our Engineering and Marketing Department. Externally you will work together with suppliers, engineering service providers and universities.

The role also involves:

  • Support the Chassis engineering and product development organization with a thorough theoretical and practical knowledge on wheel suspension system.
  • Lead feasibility activities of new engineering proposals 
  • Develop and communicate results and suggest solutions within your area.
  • Participate in vehicle evaluation, driving and riding.
  • Lead technical communication with supplier through the complete product development lifecycle.
  • Define technical specifications on system level
  • Support defining technical specifications on component level
  • Identify opportunities and/or implement changes to improve system performance
  • Responsible for the development and maintenance of verification and validation methodologies and procedures of concerned suspension systems.
  • Establish and maintain internal and external network with suspension expertise.
  • Assure deliverables according to project plan.

We are looking for someone who has:

  • Bachelor of Science or higher degree or equivalent experience
  • Relevant engineering experience in the work area, minimum 10 years. 
  • A thorough and proven knowledge of understanding Vehicle and Wheel Suspension 
  • Experience with agile methodologies in a cross-functional team is a plus
  • Fluent in English both spoken and written
  • Driver license for vehicle

To be successful in this role, you need to:

  • Be a team player with ability to plan and prioritize and also delegate tasks
  • Be action oriented, and quick to act and able to prioritize when facing ambiguity
  • Be flexible to a changing work environment
  • Be professional and business oriented in your profession
  • Be a problem solver

  Great consideration will be given to your personal attitude 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.

Join us for the ride

At NEVS, we are way pavers, change makers, solution finders. For us, the future is bright and mobility is clean. We see that every individual has a part to play in shaping a better, cleaner future for all.

As a company moving towards something new we give you the opportunity to develop and grow together with us. We believe that together we have the ability to create something that will have a positive impact on the future. 

Sustainability is of great importance to us, not only when it comes to the environment but also when it comes to our employees. As a NEVS employee you will be given the opportunity to use our fitness facility on paid working time. You will also receive an additional yearly wellness grant. 

In our organization we are always looking for new, smart technical solutions and ideas that will help us reach our common goal of a more sustainable future. Therefore we believe it’s important to listen to our employees and their opinions. After all, new perspectives are needed when you aim for change, we both encourage and reward this.


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

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!


Buzz word: Wheel Suspension, System Development, Control Arm, Strut, Springs, Bushings, Vehicle Dynamics, SLA, McPerson, Multi Link, Stabilizer, Shock Absorber, Anti-Roll Bar, Knuckle, Tuning, Hard Points, Coil Spring,

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 2018/7
  • Peter Johansson, Dir. Chassis Propulsion & Thermal, +46 520 86 574
Published 13.Feb.2018
Last application date 15.Mar.2018 11:59 PM CET

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