Reference code: 50022753

Project Manager (m/f/d) Prototype Control Unit Function Development

experimental testing of physical and numerical software functions on prototype control units in test vehicles and test bed engines


Working hours:

Target Group:
Professionals, Manager
2/21/2022 - 2/21/2023
FEV Europe GmbH

What we do - and why!

Mobility connects people. People shape mobility. With over 6,600 employees around the globe, we develop revolutionary and efficient drive systems, we cross-link vehicles with each other and their surroundings, and we strive to make our lives safer using intelligent systems. We need the right people at the right place to do so. People who turn visions into reality – who think outside the box and promote innovation. People who are ready to push the envelope. Are you ready?


We offer a leadership position in interesting research and development projects with international industrial customers for the mobility of tomorrow. Help us to bring new technologies and software functions directly from the desk to the road. Potential projects include experimental testing of physical and numerical software functions on prototype control units in test vehicles and test bed engines.
As project manager role, you will take on tasks in the area of:

  • Project management in the development of innovative powertrain controls - concept to series production
  • Professional and technical leadership of a project team in the area of control function development and calibration of powertrains (gasoline, diesel, natural gas, hydrogen)
  • Coordination with external and internal project partners
  • Support of acquisition and quotation processes
  • Support in the development of processes and standards


  • Completed technical studies in the field of automotive engineering, power engineering, electrical engineering, mechatronics or comparable qualification, ideally with a completed doctoral degree 
  • Extensive professional experience in the management of automotive development projects and personnel management 
  • Experience in the development of powertrain functions and their application on control units in the vehicle or test bench
  • Experience in the use of Rapid-Control-Prototyping control units (dSpace and ETAS)
  • Experience in the development of numerical and physical control units functions
  • Experience in exhaust gas aftertreatment of stoichiometric and lean combustion processes
  • Willingness to travel internationally
  • English (B2) language skills
  • German (C1) language skills
  • Ability to work under pressure, strong analytical skills and team-oriented approach

What we offer

Shape the mobility of tomorrow
Work on innovative and cutting-edge challenges.

Work flexible
Our flexible model of scheduling work, our attractive remote-work-model and our office daycare (site-dependent) center will allow you to find a perfect balance between your personal and professional life.

Expand your horizons
Not only will working on new technologies every day help you improve yourself, but our continuing education program will also help you stay up to date at all times.

Keep in shape
An extensive offering of company sports activities (site-dependent) and company health management will keep you in shape and ensure you are well balanced.

Experience appreciation
An attractive base salary and numerous other benefits offer new opportunities for you.

Personal contact

Miriam Ebner
Central Unit Human Resources

Phone +491755592998

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