Vehicle Development Engineer- Structure/Chassis

Irvine, CA

ABOUT THE ROLE

SUPER73 is hiring a Vehicle Development Engineer to work onsite at our Irvine, CA HQ! The Vehicle Development Engineer will help engineer the chassis, structure and other mechanical components for Super73’s line of vehicles. As part of the Vehicle Development Team, they will own vehicle components from initial ideation to final mass production. Will work collaboratively with design, engineering and program to ensure projects are completed on time and meeting all requirements.

WHAT YOU’LL DO

  • Developing mechanical engineering solutions to support the vehicle development

  • CAD parts and assemblies

  • Run FEA simulations to predict mechanical performance of various components

  • Perform correlation tests to improve FEA model accuracy

  • Perform validation tests to confirm component compliance with engineering requirements

  • Collaborate with designers in advancing novel concepts, providing engineering judgment guidance

WHAT WE’RE LOOKING FOR

  • BS in Mechanical, Industrial Engineering or similar discipline 

  • Experience designing or developing vehicles and/or mechanical systems

  • Demonstrated abilities in mechanical analysis (FEA)

  • Experience working with cross-functional teams

  • Skilled at CAD design

  • Strong knowledge of material selection and manufacturing processes 

  • Strong technical engineering fundamentals

  • Dynamic and powerful attitude

  • Familiar with Electric Vehicles

  • FSAE, BAJA or similar experience

  • Familiar with CAD/CAE software like Solidworks, CATIA, Ansys, etc.

  • Proficiency in scripting tools for data processing (MATLAB, Python etc.)

  • Experience in the bicycle, e-bike, or motorcycle industries a plus

SUPER73’S PERKS AND BENEFITS

  • Employee bike and apparel discounts

  • Fully stocked kitchen (free snacks, drinks, and coffee)

  • Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Insurance

  • Vacation/Sick Time off

  • 401K Retirement Savings Program with a company Match

  • Amazing culture and a great place to work

SUPER73 provides equal employment opportunities for all applicants and employees. All qualified applicants will be considered regardless of an individual’s race, color, sex, gender identity or expression, religion, age, national origin, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, family care status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need. We're a fast growing company looking for progress-driven and forward thinking individuals that are all about shaking up industry standards. SUPER73 is proud to promote equity in all aspects of our hiring practice and company operation. For more information, we invite you to visit eeoc.gov.