Job description : The Ride Engineer is a part of the ride team responsible for tuning the dampers / chassis system on a car in cooperation with the customer and internal team.
The person takes a part in vehicle chassis tuning sessions on the ride tracks, set up and verify the ride and handling of prototype cars and serial production cars.
The Ride Engineer supports customer project team in the implementation of damping systems and hydraulic components for suspension systems.
Requirements : · Master in mechanics · 3 years of experience in automotive is an asset · Driver’s license · Feels of vehicle Ride & Handling · Good in English (spoken & written), German knowledge will be an asset · Strong background in mechanical design and / or hydraulics · Willingness to travel frequently (Germany, Belgium, Spain) · Strong communication skills · Good knowledge of MS Excel · A thorough understanding of the function of a shock absorber and vehicle suspension systems · Knowledge of the operation of testing machines is an asset · Ability to function in an international team environment · Customer orientation
Strengths / Nice to have : · Automotive and Motorsports interest · Experience in the tuning of vehicle suspension systems · Rally / Motor Race experience