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Job title:  Team leader of Automotive Power Electronics Team (m/w/d)

Posting Date:  Dec 22, 2021
Company:  AVL Software and Functions GmbH

Warsaw, PL

Job ID:  27528

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:


Team leader of Automotive Power Electronics Team (m/w/d)

As a Team leader Power Electronics, you will lead a technology development team on both disciplinary and technical aspects in our Warsaw location. The power electronics development teams within AVL SFR are based out of Regensburg, Warsaw and Istanbul. These teams  are focused on development of automotive power electronics for 800V, 400V and 48V vehicle architectures. 

We are looking for a power electronics expert with a global mindset who can help to technically and organizationally integrate this newly created High voltage automotive focus team into the existing structure. Detail design experience in one or more aspects of power electronics development is a must. Good understanding of Automotive processes, SOP aspects and industrialization of power electronics is essential.

The Power electronics team in Warsaw is active since 2018 and there is a good access to HV and LV lab infrastructure to build and test hardware.

Your responsibilities:
  • Define optimal solutions for the customer and define technical requirements for HW power electronics  
  • Interface with the Mechanical HW, System and Software teams to define the optimal HW
  • Support and mentor the team intensively with your know-how
  • Plan the resources and reviewing the progress of projects in Warsaw
  • Support in the processing of offers and quotes
  • Work agile in an interdisciplinary and international project team
  • Interact and communicate on technical and commercial topics with engineering teams of international customer base

Your profile:

  • Bachelors, Masters with relevant work experience or PhD in Electronics, Mechatronics or Physics
  • Demonstrable experience in detailed design of power electronics e.g schematics, layout, WCCA etc
  • Team leadership experience would be a plus but is not a must
  • Good knowledge in automotive processes
  • Good English knowledge with strong analytical and communication skills
  • Team player with a personable nature 
  • Team player with ability to get along with a diverse set of team members
  • Personality is more than anything else!

We offer:

  • 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
  • Social benefits (e.g. private healthcare care, life insurance, gym reimbursement)
  • Trainings and development programs
  • English and German language courses
  • Working in a friendly and multinational environment
  • Flexible working hours


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


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