Lead Electrical Engineer

--Squad Mobility--

We are looking for a Lead Electrical Engineer responsible for the complete Electrical System of the Squad Solar City Car.

Join us on our mission for sustainable urban mobility for everyone.

Location: Incubator Breda, The Netherlands (https://incubatorbreda.nl/) 

We do support working from home multiple days a week.

Experience: 10+ years of experience would be ideal for the lead engineer position.

Degree: Bachelor's or Master's degree electrical engineering (HBO or WO)

Working at Squad Mobility is more than a job. You work for the mission of clean urban mobility for everyone with a team of inspiring people. This mission will make a big impact on future generations and you are part of it.

What will you do as an Electrical Engineer?

You will convert the vehicle architecture and requirements into requirements for the electrical system and underlying sub-systems. As an electrical engineer you will be focusing on the electrical architecture of the vehicle, this covers all the systems from the solar panel, to battery, charging and power train, motors and controllers, as well as the data network.

You cooperate intensely within a small team of engineers each covering a subsystem of the vehicle. You will define the electrical system optimized for cost, performance and efficiency. You will work with procurement providing the specifications of the assemblies in a request for proposal and helping with the selection and management of suppliers and/or make or buy strategies.

What do we expect from an electrical engineer?

To succeed in the dynamic world of a startup like Squad Mobility; pro-activity, professionalism, communication and adaptability are crucial. You are flexible and can work under pressure.

You must have:

  • At least 5 years experience as Electrical Engineer in Automotive or at least 10 years experience in consumer electronics.

  • Experience in writing requirements and requirements validation

  • Proven experience in Functional Safety of dangerous equipment or mobility products

  • Experience in negotiating with suppliers

  • Permission to work without restrictions in the Netherlands

It would be nice if you have:

  • Experience in the Automotive Space

  • Affinity with Software Development

Areas of expertise;

  • Electronics, powertrains, motor controllers, batteries

What can you expect from Squad Mobility?

In addition to a challenging role we also offer:

  • A high degree of freedom and independence in your role.

  • A relaxed atmosphere within a multidisciplinary team consisting of highly motivated, curious and talented people.

  • A role in a startup with huge potential.

About Squad Mobility

Squad Mobility is an innovative startup with one mission: sustainable urban mobility for everyone, everywhere.

Squad Mobility develops the Squad, World’s first Solar City Car for daily urban mobility. The Squad is a solution for urban emissions and congestion