Product designer for BEV Refrigerant Systems


Svitavy, CZ, 568 02

Job Requisition ID:  9412


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. 


Your Key Responsibilities

  • Checking and commenting on customer specifications (product development)
  • Design of mechatronic assemblies’ suitable aluminum and steel alloys (mechanics, hydraulics)
  • Optimizing design parameters by simulation of tool fulfillment and FE
  • Design of static and dynamic sealing systems in refrigerant paths
  • Adaption and integration of bearings, sealings, sensors and further components into a mechatronic system
  • Design-2-manufacture and application of manufacturing process related designs
  • Development of new, competitive product solutions for BEVs
  • Cooperation in the development, verification and validation of series design (DVP*) evaluation of measurement reports for technical release of products and changes for prototype production and serial production
  • Assessment and evaluation of competing modules (benchmarking)
  • Creation and maintenance of all necessary technical documents as well as mandatory documents in the Windchill system (PDMLink)

Your Qualifications

  • Completed studies in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, mechatronics or comparable fields
  • Very good knowledge of PTC Creo, Windchill PDMLink, SAP and MS Office
  • Proficient in PTC Integrity/Windchill RV&S and Jira
  • Professional experience in aluminum (casting and machining) constructions of mechatronic assemblies in the automotive industry
  • Experience with refrigerant components and media
  • Very good knowledge of design regulations, standards and directives in the Automotive sector such as Systems Engineering
  • Good knowledge in the process of development of products (PEP) and management of requirements, configuration, changes and quality according to Automotive SPICE
  • Very good knowledge of written and spoken English
  • Enthusiasm to work on future products with a high dedication and take-over of responsibility within the product development
  • Very good communication skills and ability to work in a team
  • Willingness to travel abroad (several months of training in Germany)


  • Entry bonus 60.000 CZK
  • Holiday and Christmas allowance
  • Schaeffler bonus - reward for economics result
  • Reward system for improvement suggestions (Ideamanagemet)
  • Reward for referring a new employee
  • Compensatory time off for blood donors
  • Social programme (new-born child allowance, marriage allowance, life and work anniversaries)
  • Subsidized meals (company canteen, vending machines)
  • Supplementary pension scheme
  • K-Konto - possibility to use overtime hours
  • Extensive training programme: education vie the SEDUO platform, online Schaeffler courses in a foreign language)
  • An extra week´s holiday
  • Flexible working hours
  • Active use of English languages

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 application.


Your contact

Schaeffler Production CZ s.r.o. 

Karolína Balcarová 




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