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ZF is a global technology company supplying systems for passenger cars, commercial vehicles and industrial technology, enabling the next generation of mobility.

ZF allows vehicles to see, think and act. In the four technology domains of Vehicle Motion Control, Integrated Safety, Automated Driving, and Electric Mobility, ZF offers comprehensive product and software solutions for established vehicle manufacturers and newly emerging transport and mobility service providers. ZF electrifies a wide range of vehicle types. With its products, the company contributes to reducing emissions, protecting the climate and enhancing safe mobility.

Design Engineer for ZF Race

Country/Region:  CZ

Plzeň, CZ, 31800

Req ID 54621 Macháčkova Office, Czech Republic

ZF Race Engineering is a part of ZF’s business in the field of passenger cars (sport, common or special vehicles), motorbikes and small volume production applications.
It is acting as a one-stop supplier of all ZF products for special requirements in the market. 


And now ZF race is coming to Pilsen! 

We are looking for passionate Design Engineers who want to develop “The best for the best”! You can work on driveline (like e-motors, transmissions, clutch systems) as well as on chassis (like suspension systems, break components, steering).

Your tasks:


  • Work closely with project teams on design/definition of mechanical or mechatronic layouts
  • Develop, construct and dimension mechanical systems and their components in CAD systems with the support of PDM databases 
  • Responsible management and processing of assigned design tasks with regard to quality, deadlines and costs, consult the steps with the superior
  • Contribute to development (product development, development and improvement of processes and methods, etc.)

Your profile:


  • Ing./B.Sc. in mechanical engineering or transport technology, with experience in designing
  • Experience with 3D CAD systems (Creo/Pro-Engineer an advantage) and mechanical construction
  • Orientation in PLM/PDM databases (especially PTC products Windchill/Intralink), SAP system and FEM calculations is an advantage
  • Advanced English knowledge



  • Automotive experience (especially with focus on motorsport) welcome
  • Active and creative approach
  • Open for new and innovative ideas/methods
  • German language
  • Flexibility (foreign business trips as part of training and for the purpose of taking over/handing over a project/assignment, or communication during the contract),
  • Driver's license category B


What we offer:


  • Flexible working hours
  • 25 days of holiday
  • Home office work mode (up to 80% days/month)
  • Trainings and development
  • Yearly bonus according to company profit
  • Yearly bonus according to years with company
  • Life or pension insurance contribution 
  • Meal vouchers
  • Cafeterie benefit program - use - language classes, travelling, sport, culture, education, …


Be part of our ZF team as Design Engineer for ZF Race and apply now!


Kateřina Švarcová


At ZF, we continuously strive to build and maintain a culture where inclusiveness is lived and diversity is valued. We actively seek ways to remove barriers so that all our employees can rise to their full potential. We aim to embed this vision in our legacy through how we operate and build our products as we shape the future of mobility.

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