Embedded Hardware Engineer (m/f)
ZG - Savska Opatovina, Croatia

Rimac Technology 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.


As Embedded Hardware Engineer you will work in dynamic, proactive and young team within Electrical Engineering Department of Rimac Technology. You will be responsible for research and development of electronic devices on electronic hardware level. During that process you will cooperate with people from other departments and units like Embedded Software Development, Mechanical Engineering, Simulations, Design and others in common goal to deliver high performance, reliable, optimized and ground breaking products for internal use and external customers.

Your involvement will be required in every step of the development process: definition of requirements, feasibility study, system design, PCB(A) development, testing, verification, validation, certification, documentation, system optimization and preparation for serial production.


1. Responsibilities

  • Participating in requirement definition and feasibility studies
  • Participating and assisting in system engineering on device level and beyond, including selection of specific components, thermal and mechanical considerations etc.
  • Schematic and layout design of PCBs for automotive grade devices with focus on EMI/EMC, ESD compliance, automotive electrical and environmental standards, Functional Safety, Cybersecurity and other relevant requirements
  • Writing detailed and professional product, development and manufacturing documentation
  • Support and cooperation with other teams and departments during their development phases – Embedded Software, App/OS Software, Mechanical, Testing etc.
  • Providing support to Production, Assembly and Purchasing departments during production of prototypes
  • Providing support to Industrialization, Quality and Production departments for setting up serial production
  • Developing serial production device including optimization for manufacturability and cost, both on hardware and system level
  • Defining and conducting functional tests, assisting Test team during verification, validation and certification phases, in both in-house and external test facilities
  • Performing field tests on vehicles and in external laboratories
  • Debugging and fixing issues with devices in cooperation with other teams


2. Requirements

  • Three or more years of post-faculty experience with electronic hardware design
  • Master's degree in relevant field of study
  • Experience with various digital and analog electronics like operational amplifiers and their variations for analog signal processing, analog switches, multiplexers, ADCs, DACs, linear and switching power supplies, power supply protections, MCU/CPUs, logical digital devices, communication interfaces (SPI, I2C, UART, CAN), etc.
  • Experience with designing multilayer PCBs (4+ layers)
  • Experience with design for EMC
  • Experience with impedance control and length matching
  • Ability to understand and localize potential noises and interference sources in schematics and PCBs, and finding solutions to minimize them
  • Basic understanding of the general automotive electrical architecture and the typical electrical devices inside of a car is desirable
  • Experience with the mechanical integration of PCBs in the enclosures and the ability to understand mechanical and thermal requirements
  • Ability to work in a multidisciplinary, young and energetic team with other Hardware, Software, Mechanical and System Engineers
  • Proactive and result oriented attitude and will to help and teach others
  • Ability to react fast and create solutions


3. 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 

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