Structural Engineer BIW
What will you do as a Structural Engineer BIW?
Lightyear is growing fast and this creates an opportunity within our Structural Group. As Structural Engineer it is your mission to develop highly integrated systems with time, cost and mass constraints. Yet, representing the lightweight design core principles to the fullest developing the most efficient Electric Vehicle (EVs).
In this role you will focus on, but are not limited to:
So what does a typical day look like?
To be honest, no one day will be the same and you need to be flexible and work on things you didn’t expect at the beginning of your day. As structural engineer BIW you interact with many different stakeholders but also work on your technical challenges. You will be focused on getting things done right and in time and you deal with the constraint of time and costs. You anticipate the biggest risks like crash development where you deal with a great many input from stakeholders.
Things that you will be working on during a typical day:
What do we expect from a Structural Engineer BIW at Lightyear?
In order to succeed in the dynamic world of Lightyear pro-activity, professionalism, communication and adaptability are crucial. We are looking for someone with an ambitious attitude who learned from the past but who strives to set new standards in the future. You know how to combine the "tried and tested" with an intelligent dose of creativity and thinking outside of the box. Furthermore we are looking for someone with:
What can you expect from Lightyear?
In addition to a challenging role we also offer:
At Lightyear we are building an electric car that charges itself. From our experience at Solar Team Eindhoven, we know this is only possible starting from scratch. At Lightyear we bring together a multidisciplinary team of highly motivated engineers, designers, and visionaries to challenge the status quo. Write the story with us!
"Lightyear is an exceptional team that puts together people from all over the world with the same goal of creating a meaningful positive impact in our society. I felt welcome from the very first day and working with such motivated engineers gives me the energy I need to do my best every day."
"Lightyear is een geweldig bedrijf om voor te werken. Het voelt voor mij meer als familie dan een werkgever. Klinkt misschien een beetje heftig, maar het is zo. Je maakt makkelijk vrienden op werk: iedereen is vriendelijk, behulpzaam en zo gemotiveerd om echt een verschil te maken in de wereld.”