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Project & Validation Engineer - Interiors Advanced Engineering

Coventry, UK

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Project & Validation Engineer - Interiors Advanced Engineering

Polestar is an electric performance brand, determined to improve the society we live in. Our focus is on uncompromised design and technology. We constantly redefine the norm and challenge ourselves to shine. 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 to our ambition. Guiding our industry forward through pure, progressive performance.

Due to aggressive growth plans Polestar is currently looking to recruit a Project and Testing  Engineer as part of the Interiors Advanced Engineering Team.


The person:

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 to achieve the unimaginable you must have a can-do approach and an open mind to endless possibilities. 

  • Forward thinking and constantly up to date with automotive and adjacent industry material trends
  • Self-motivated with excellent collaboration skills
  • Challenging of ‘the norm’ and not accepting of what has been done before
  • You have a passion for sustainability and desire to improve and impact the world we live in
  • Not afraid of hard work but equally prioritises home life and personal wellbeing.
  • You have worked within Automotive development programs and are familiar with testing and validation requirements and reporting.
  • You have a proven ability to work to deadlines and prioritise your own workload


The Role:

  • Working with the wider Advanced Engineering community looking at new material opportunities to improve our performance and sustainability attributes, with a specific focus on delivering all aspects of testing for a variety of test plans for interior advanced engineering projects.
  • Managing all aspects of testing for projects within the Advanced Engineering remit – creating and agreeing test plans, procuring test material, arranging test slots and equipment, managing test houses and suppliers.
  • Communicating status vs plan, test outcomes and ensuring test reports are received, reviewed and stored.
  • Travel within the UK and Worldwide for development testing will be required
  • As Polestar continues to investigate new materials and processes in pursuit of carbon zero manufacture, at times new test specifications may need to be developed and evolved, in conjunction with the R & D team.
  • Willingness to take “project lead” role for Advanced Engineering projects.
  • Assist in creating, publishing and controlling DVM procedures.


Minimum Required Skills & Experience:

  • Direct validation and development experience with automotive interior applications.
  • A materials science/Engineering degree.
  • Experience with Microsoft Office applications
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal & organisational skills, with good attention to detail
  • Bachelors degree or equivalent industry experience of at least 3 years.
  • Be familiar with OEM product development systems.


If you believe you have what it takes to work at the heart of automotive innovation, then we look forward to reviewing your application.


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If you are an innovative, forward-thinking, engaged, self-driven, collaborative, open-minded Mobile Software Engineer who believes that electrification is the future of the auto industry, apply today!

Digital & IT
Gothenburg, Sweden
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