System Design Engineer - Vehicle Components



Gothenburg, Sweden
Posted on Tuesday, July 2, 2024
Want to be part of transforming road freight – for good? Einride is showing the world a new way to move, based on the latest digital, electric and autonomous technologies. Through freight capacity as a service, we enable businesses around the world to accelerate towards their sustainability goals.
Founded in 2016, Einride became the first company in the world to deploy a cab-less autonomous electric vehicle on a public road (Sweden, 2019). In 2022, we were the first to successfully operate such a vehicle on a US public road. Today our award-winning technology has been launched across 8 countries (and counting). Our clients are some of the world’s biggest shippers, including Fortune 500 companies.
We are looking for a System Design Engineer with broad knowledge of vehicle systems that can lead the SW and Electrical System Integration of our electrical base vehicle, ensuring that the interface between the autonomous driving system and the base vehicle is according to requirements.
At Einride everyone is responsible for their work end to end, from development to production. You will help us improve developer happiness, our fearless development culture and acquire a deep understanding of your domain.

What you’ll do

  • Lead the work with defining the interfaces between our autonomous driving system and the base vehicle
  • Lead and/or contribute in system design, software requirements and verifications for our base vehicle
  • Lead roadmap work and concept design
  • Support the Software developers in our Vehicle Controls and Actuation team by being the interface between them and suppliers
  • Contribute in supplier evaluation and nomination for key subsystems such as Battery, steering, braking and propulsion systems

What we’re looking for

  • Be either a strong technical project manager who likes to contribute in system engineering OR a System Engineer with strong ability to communicate to stakeholders
  • Have at least 5 years experience within System or SW development
  • Be interested in growing technical competence within electrical vehicle engineering
  • Communicate well in english
  • in relevant field (e.g. computer science, embedded systems, vehicle engineering, electrical engineering or similar)

Bonus skills

  • Automotive industry experience
  • Electromobility systems
  • Development of safety critical systems
  • Agile development
  • System safety (ISO 26262)
  • Automotive communication technology and protocols (CAN, J1939 etc)
This position is based in Gothenburg. We recommend you submit your application as soon as possible as selection and interviews are held continually.
During July and August response time will be longer and processes will to some extent be on hold for a few weeks due to the vacation season in Sweden. You can expect for us to get back to you on your application in August.
Please note that as part of our standard recruitment process, we conduct a background control on the final candidate for this role. This may include verification of education, employment history, any relevant professional certifications or other information that may be of our interest.
At Einride, we are innovators, building solutions the world has never seen before – but urgently needs. That’s why we take action, and it’s why we are always eager to be challenged. We know that our best innovations come from having a diverse mix of people, including those of different experiences, career paths, and walks of life. By coming together and sharing our perspectives openly – by disagreeing, discussing, and committing – we deliver greater impact.