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Lead Systems Engineer


Bielsko-Biała, Śląskie , PL, 43-346

Req ID 16838

As Lead Systems Engineer you are responsible for overseeing and coordinating all systems engineering activities on an electric drive system project. This will involve the leadership of the systems engineers assigned to the project, assigning them their roles as well as coordinating with other engineering disciplines.



•    Analyse customer requirements to create system requirements
•    Lead the dialogue with customer regarding system development
•    Coordinate System Architects and System Requirement Engineers to create systems engineering work products such as system requirements, system architecture, dFMEA.
•    Review, modify, approve and release systems engineering work products
•    Cascade system requirements on subsystems (ECU, SW, Motor, Sensor) down to subsystem teams and agree these requirements with them
•    Support issue resolution during system integration
•    Liaise with other teams/ functions (e.g. Mechanical Design, Safety, Software/Hardware-Design, System Validation)


Your Profile:
•    University degree or polytechnic degree in electronics, mechanics, mechatronics or equivalent
•    Advanced knowledge of mechatronic systems and functional safety
•    Experience in mechatronic product development
•    Broad understanding of requirements and architecture tool chain (e.g. DOORS, Rhapsody), ideally knowledge on modelling approaches like SysML or UML
•    High level of analytical abilities, strong engineering judgment and leadership skills
•    Excellent oral/written communication and presentation skills (English)
•    Familiarity with Agile/Scrum methodology is a big plus
•    Knowledge of Automotive SPICE and ISO26262 is a big plus
•    Familiarity with FMEA methodology and tools like IQ is also a big plus

We offer:
•    Ability to work with innovative automotive technologies
•    Possibility of professional development in an international environment
•    Benefit package – home office, private healthcare, life insurance, relocation bonus, My Benefit system etc.
•    Stable employment and attractive work conditions


Be part of our ZF team as Lead Systems Engineer and apply now!



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