Chassis Controls Engineer (m/f)
ZG - Savska Opatovina, Croatia

Rimac Automobili is a technology powerhouse, manufacturing electric hypercars and providing full tech solutions to global automotive manufacturers. Our teams develop and produce both hardware and software solutions for the Concept_One and C_Two as well as numerous public and confidential projects, thus positioning Rimac as a leader in the high-performance electric vehicle industry.

We always wanted to be more than just a place to work. What we do and how all of our team members feel is meaningful to us and we want each to feel like part of a big family.


We are looking for an engineer to help build the next generation of electric vehicle control and state estimation systems. As a Chassis Controls Engineer, you will design algorithms that control the lateral and yaw behavior of the vehicle. You will be optimizing the system for performance while meeting strict safety goals. The systems you will be working on are, amongst others, electronic stability control (ESC), anti-lock braking system (ABS), and regenerative braking. Working closely together with powertrain controls, you’ll have the opportunity to work on the state-of-the-art solution for integrated vehicle controls.

You will work closely with test drivers on automotive proving grounds and customers to understand what makes a vehicle enjoyable and safe to drive.


1. Responsibilities:

  • Developing state estimation algorithms for electric and hybrid vehicles
  • Developing chassis control algorithms for electric and hybrid vehicles
  • Performing Model-in-the-loop and Hardware-in-the-loop testing
  • Performing real-world vehicle testing
  • Analysis and interpretation of test data
  • Documenting test results and producing technical documentation
  • Communicating and coordinating with people of different technical backgrounds (e.g. mechanical and electrical engineers, test engineers, test drivers etc.)


2. Requirements:

  • Experience in developing brake systems such as ESC and ABS
  • Knowledge of linear and nonlinear estimation techniques
  • Knowledge of classical and nonlinear control theory
  • Knowledge of vehicle dynamics
  • Experience with model-based-design in MATLAB Simulink
  • Knowledge of data analysis and visualization (MATLAB, CANalyzer, Python or similar)
  • Good knowledge of English in writing and speaking


3. Optional competencies:

  • Experience in requirements and test management
  • Knowledge of optimization algorithms
  • Experience with IPG CarMaker
  • Experience troubleshooting automotive electrical systems
  • Experience working with CAN bus protocols
  • Experience in version control
  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment


4. What we offer

  • The opportunity to develop world-class solutions with cutting-edge technology, from scratch!
  • Family-like and open work environment
  • Courageous, curious and entrepreneurial team members to work with
  • Competitive compensation package
  • Financial support for accommodation and transportation
  • Dog-friendly office 


We thank all those who submit applications for this role. Please note that only those candidates who meet the required experience and qualifications will be contacted directly. All of our applicants will be provided with equal opportunities regardless of their age, sex, race, disability, sexual orientation, culture or any other non-work related personal characteristic. All applications will be considered under the terms and conditions of confidentiality in accordance with the regulations of personal data protection.

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