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Calculation Engineer (m/f/d)




full time

working model:


VELA Performance is an internationally operating full-service engineering provider in the automotive and non-automotive industry.
As a lightweight engineering specialist, we develop high-performance components and systems for automobiles, commercial vehicles and bikes and even build complete prototypes in our in-house workshop.
Our technologies are also used in aviation and medical technology.

Your tasks & job description:

  • responsible for the structural mechanical design: chassis, chassis, cell, body

  • coordination of the design constraints with the affected development teams (performance, design, driving dynamics, drive, production, etc.)

  • further development of analytical design procedures

  • establishing system requirements and carrying out requirements analyses

  • derivation of system requirements from customer inquiries

  • creation of system specifications on behalf of the customer

  • creation of work packages and specifications

  • coordination of internal and external calculation and testing tasks

  • support of subcontractors

  • preparation and execution of team meetings and reviews

  • budget and deadline responsibility for the technical scope

  • participation in the development, creation and implementation of innovative solutions

Your abilities:

  • very well completed studies in mechanical engineering, automotive engineering, aerospace engineering or a comparable field of study

  • in-depth knowledge of technical mechanics, the finite element method and material and service life modeling

  • good knowledge of construction and manufacturing processes is desirable

  • several years of professional experience in overall vehicle development with a focus on structural mechanics is also desirable

  • excellent analytical skills for solving complex technical problems

  • first professional experience in leading a team

  • social skills, high communication skills, confident and convincing demeanor as well as creativity, independence and enthusiasm

  • very good knowledge of German and English

Your benefits working with us:

  • a demanding and future-oriented task in a great working atmosphere

  • a permanent position with a lot of personal responsibility and career opportunities

  • attractive and performance-related remuneration

  • diverse further education, training and development opportunities

  • possibility of company pension provision

  • company bike leasing

  • flexible working hours and home office options

  • health management measures and joint sports activities

  • regular company events and team events

We look forward to getting to know you and working together on shaping future mobility!

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