Systems engineer for electric and hybrid powertrains


Kysucké Nové Mesto, SK, 024 01

Job Requisition ID:  780


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. 




We are looking for junior and senior development engineers for R&D projects in e-mobility.

Are you interested in automotive industry? Would you like to work in the interdisciplinary field of mechatronics? Are you a systematic and analytical person? Are you a team player? Would you like to develop your talent and learn something new? If yes, then you are the right candidate for the position of systems engineer in Schaeffler. This position includes one or more of the following:

Your Key Responsibilities


  • development of systems and components for hybrid modules, electric axles, and actuators for cars with the focus on mechatronics, electronics, software, and mechanical engineering
  • analysis and implementation of customer requirements into product
  • creating specifications for components
  • evaluation of design alternatives with respect to customer requirements and selection of optimal solution
  • carrying out calculations on simulation models and verification of basic component parameters
  • communicating technical requirements, architecture, and the design solution with the teams of systems, simulation, design, and software engineers
  • creation of architecture and interfaces of system and components
  • creation of architecture in SysML language
  • mentoring university interns

Your Qualifications


  • master’s degree in electrical engineering, mechatronics, automation, automotive or physics
  • English language – both spoken and written command
  • Slovak language - min. B1
  • German language – advantage
  • Enterprise Architect, SysML, MatLab – advantage
  • experience in the field of development and design of electric drives or their components – advantage
  • experience in the field of systems engineering – advantage
  • willing to learn new things
  • willing to travel
  • analytical thinking
  • systematic approach
  • independency
  • proactiveness

Offered salary


1200-2300€/month - higher salary requirement can be considered based on previous experiences 

Offered benefits


  • working in a dynamic and challenging international environment
  • stable post in an international company
  • professional training – partly held in Germany
  • career growth opportunities
  • flexible working time (37,5 hrs./week)
  • overtime compensation
  • language courses (EN,DE) fully covered by Schaeffler
  • 13th/14th salary
  • referral and relocation bonus
  • improvement bonus


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


Your contact

Schaeffler Kysuce, spol. s r.o. 

Henrieta Sventeková 




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