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Job title:  Experienced Project Manager Automotive / Powertrain Engineering (m/f/d)

Posting Date:  Sep 6, 2022
Company:  AVL Software and Functions GmbH

Regensburg, DE

Job ID:  21527

AVL is the world's largest independent company for the development, simulation and testing of powertrain systems (hybrid, combustion engine, transmission, electric drive, batteries, fuel cell and control technology) for passenger cars, commercial vehicles, construction, large engines and their integration into the vehicle.


AVL Software and Functions GmbH is the center of competence for Powertrain Software- and Function Development, as well as Electronics and Systems integration. Our fields of activity include highly innovative projects in the area of Combustion Engines, E-Mobility and ADAS / AD. Our vision “Why not – move different!” is challenging us to develop solutions for the future of mobility.


We are looking for you:


Experienced Project Manager Automotive / Powertrain Engineering (m/f/d)





  • Responsibility for successful execution of customer and R&D projects with strong relation to technical innovative solutions in Automotive  (e.g. E-Mobility, ADAS/AD, Combustion Engine Systems)
  • Planning, estimation, monitoring and achievement of project targets (technical, cost, quality, time and customer satisfaction, incl. change management)
  • First contact of project team and management during execution of projects and interface to the customer
  • Coordination of sub-project managers and alignment with different technical areas (e.g. Electronic Hardware, Application and Basic Software) from concept to series projects
  • Project reporting to customer and AVL internally
  • Maintenance of all relevant data in the AVL project management tools
  • Supporting the international expert project team as provider of new ideas




  • Degree in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, mechatronics, physics or similar
  • Initial experience in managing electronics/software system projects
  • Strong system knowledge in the area of powertrain architecture, sensors and actuators
  • Good presentation skills of technical issues 
  • Persuasiveness, creativity and a charismatic leadership personality
  • Communication and teamwork skills
  • High analytical and conceptual skills
  • Good command of English
  • Personality is more than anything!




  • Be part of our pioneering work– together with our customers we shape the future of mobility! 
  • International and innovative collaboration rings a bell? That’s how we work.
  • Our technical and personal onboarding concept will help you to hop on easily.
  • We support lifelong learning: educate yourself, apply your knowledge and get creative.
  • Mobile working, flex-time and modern workplaces are part of our DNA.
  • We are deeply rooted in our values: respectful communication, care, openness, passion and trust



If so, please use our online application tool to send your application to AVL!


AVL is not just about cars. It's about changing the future. Together.

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