System development specialist for mechatronic valve train systems (m/f/d)


Herzogenaurach, DE, 91074

Job Requisition ID:  13119


Schaeffler is a dynamic global technology company and its success has been a result of its entrepreneurial spirit and long history of private ownership. Does that sound interesting to you? As a partner to all of the major automobile manufacturers, as well as key players in the aerospace and industrial sectors, we offer you many development opportunities. 



  • Technical responsibility for the functional development of fully variable valve train systems
  • Development and evaluation of technical concepts and solutions based on measurements, simulations and prototype systems
  • Definition of requirements in coordination with the customer and internal departments (system integration, system calibration and software development)
  • Documentation of functional requirements and creation of the system architecture with a focus on the control system
  • Responsibility for OBD functionalities

Your Qualifications

  • Completed studies in vehicle, electrical or control engineering or mechatronics
  • Relevant professional experience in the field of combustion engines and engine management
  • Theoretical and practical knowledge of thermodynamics, combustion strategies, OBD requirements
  • Experience in the system development and validation of engine control systems
  • Skilled in dealing with customers and business fluent in written and spoken German and English
  • User knowledge of MATLAB/Simulink/Stateflow, INCA and common automotive bus systems
  • Confident handling of development processes such as ASPICE
  • Basic knowledge of project management
  • Analytical thinking and an independent way of working as well as strong teamwork and communication skills

Our Offering

  • Wide range of further development opportunities via the Schaeffler Academy
  • Rewarding your wealth of ideas, e.g. as part of the Schaeffler Awards and ideas management
  • Health and sports offers, e.g. through the Schaeffler Health Coach App
  • Building up an additional retirement pension as part of the company pension scheme
  • Many other employee benefits, e.g. as part of corporate benefits

As a global company with employees around the world, it is important to us that we treat each other with respect and value all ideas and perspectives. By appreciating our differences, we inspire creativity and drive innovation. In this way, we contribute to sustainable value creation for our stakeholders and society as a whole. Together, we advance how the world moves.


Exciting assignments and outstanding development opportunities await you because we impact the future with innovation. We look forward to your online application.


Your Contact

Schaeffler Technologies AG & Co. KG 

Christina Hopf 




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