We are an electric performance brand, determined to improve the society we live in. Our focus is on uncompromised design and technology. Passion and emotion drive us, electricity and innovation drive our cars. Our products are excellent, efficient and entertaining. In Polestar’s future, there is no room for shortcuts, excuses or compromises. We are all in, dedicated on our ambition. Guiding our industry forward through pure, progressive, performance.
In order to succeed at Polestar you will need to possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills as the ability to build effective working relationships across multiple disciples is paramount. Attitude is everything at Polestar, we are always pushing boundaries and in order to achieve the unimaginable you must have a can-do approach and an open mind to endless possibilities.
Proven track record of delivery within a studio engineering team for interiors or exteriors, ideally both
Knowledge and understanding of key technologies and processes used in both Interior and Exterior component manufacturing
A deep understanding of how Designers work and operate with a proven ability of delivering on their wishes whilst supporting functional engineering requirements
Excellent communicator and negotiator
Ability to work proactively with minimal support using a logical approach in an environment with minimal documented processes
Flexible to support other team members in multiple programs as required
Ability to manage different stakeholders with good interpersonal and communication skills
The ability to think creatively to solve feasibility issues
An extensive working experience within an Engineering environment delivering vehicle package, system, component, or attribute driven technical solutions
Proven ability to work to deadlines and prioritise your own workload
Support the delivery of the vehicle design program, working between and closely with the UK Engineering team and the Sweden based design team
Ensure the integrity of the design is maintained whilst delivering a feasible vehicle
Leading the studio engineering activities for interior and exterior of full car-line programmes, through the design gateway feasibility deliverables
Liaising closely with attribute teams to ensure their input into the development of the design aesthetic is understood and interrogated ensuring the design vision can be delivered
Confidently and clearly presenting issues and proposed feasibility solutions
Provide proactive input to the design team to improve the aesthetic while ensuring manufacturability to deliver high perceived quality
Responsible for achieving and tracking against the design gateway deliverables
Assurance of the adherence of the design themes to legal requirements, programme assumptions, internal standards, and attribute requirements
Generating/driving the creation of feasible engineering schemes in CAD to deliver aesthetic design – including generating creative alternatives to initial proposals
Prioritising and setting the agenda for reviews between Design and Engineering - the key forum for design issue resolution.
Support on-site (UK & Sweden) meetings when requested
Create, co-ordinate and run regular studio meetings ensuring all key stakeholders are engaged when needed