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Work at the forefront of automotive innovation with ZF,
one of the world’s leading automotive suppliers.

System Technical Lead


Novi Sad, VO, RS, 21000

Req ID 26549 Novi Sad, Serbia


ZF is an innovation-driven company that develops volume production-ready products based on its own research and development efforts and thus invests in the future in a targeted way. We are currently expanding our R&D teams in Serbia and looking for a new colleagues who will join our team at our new location Novi Sad.


Your tasks:


  • Technical management of complex projects in the field of electric mobility with focus on system development of electric drive systems (electric motor, transmission, inverter, functions & software)
  • Responsibility for planning and reporting of the overall development scope from acquisition to customer release in the series project, including interdisciplinary customer meetings (development meetings)
  • Cross-site management of the development project team (e.g., system design, functional scope, engineering, testing, software, ...) within a matrix structure and Contact person (m/f/d) regarding development project topics at the customer for technical coordination, customer consulting, specification evaluation, change & problem management, etc.
  • Creation of concepts for the implementation of new or changed customer requirements; allocation of the system requirements to the subsystems and customer requirements (traceability requirements management) as well as further development and optimization of the electric drive system according to technical / commercial aspects
  • Support in the definition and optimization of processes, methods and tools for granting the technical product release


Your profile:


  • Completed Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechatronics, Mechanical Engineering or a comparable degree
  • Experience in electric powertrain system development, ideally within the automotive industry
  • Experience in project management would be beneficial
  • Structured style of working combined with ability to handle stress and excellent communication skills
  • Fluent knowledge of spoken and written English


Be part of our ZF team as System Technical Lead and apply now!


Sonja Sobot

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