Lead Vehicle Systems Hyperloop


What You Will Do

As our leader for Vehicle Engineering, you will take on a broader scope and work on the physical integration of all assets. Crafting a Hyperloop infrastructure is a greenfield. Therefore we need explorers, makers, builders who make the impossible possible and can work on design, testing, and implementation. We believe together we can do the impossible.

Your colleagues are authorities in magnetic levitation, electric propulsion and suspension systems. They love espresso, a Friday beer, all kinds of music on their wireless headphones during working hours and the structured chaos of a high profile global start up.

Responsibilities include:

  • Responsible for the team that develops the hyperloop vehicle (a structure that protects the passengers, the interior of the vehicle, the shape, and the life support system)
  • In control of planning and development strategy.
  • Evaluation of the work quality within the team.
  • In charge of contact with suppliers/partners that are meaningful for the projects.
  • Mentoring new team members as our organization grows.
  • Will be the lead engineer for all vehicle matters.
  • Work together with engineers from collaborating companies.

What we like to see

  • You can demonstrate design capability.
  • You possess a deep understanding of your field of work
  • You are self-motivated and possess a real passion for learning
  • You are technically inquisitive and have a deep understanding how technology can change society
  • You can think critically and apply fundamental engineering principles to make good judgment and take on problems
  • Getting things done mentality with a good sense of humor
  • Phenomenal team worker with a proven team leader mindset and capacity
  • You can communicate clearly, concisely and with professional diplomacy and are capable of building alliances
  • Keywords: Engineering, project management, CAD, structural engineering, FEA, technical management, manufacturing design, manufacturing, stress analysis, management, requirements management

The Company

At Hardt, we are committed to creating the hyperloop every single day. We are an innovative fast-growing startup, passionate about our work and our team. We believe in elevating sustainable transportation to a whole new level.

With us, if you have a groundbreaking idea and a way to prove it, we will ensure you get the tools to do it. We continually challenge and nourish each other to think and implement unrivaled solutions

Hardt is an outstanding and caring work environment for creative self-starters that will help you keep growing. We always dig deeper, embrace and promote change and love helping our clients and partners in the strategic directions that will positively impact short and long-distance travel. When joining us, you will stand ground with a devoted team and together we create meaningful impact on our present and future society.

¨Hardt is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.” 

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Application Process

Apply: Send your resume and motivation letter (max. one A4 page) using the form above, note: we only accept applications in English. You are encouraged to add another file containing more information about your experience.

First phone call: We will invite you for a quick 20 minute phone/skype call where we will ask you a few personal questions to determine your team-fit and motivation.

First meeting: We will invite you to our office so we can meet in person and ask you a few questions to see what role you could play. For this, 40-minute part no extra material preparation is needed.

Interview: We will ask you to carry out a series of short assignments on the spot, to evaluate your competence and way of working and lay out your previous experience in a short presentation. The interview takes up to 2-3 hours, and we like to carry it out in person, although remote interviews are possible too.

Contract proposal: If you are qualified, we will make you a job offer.
Employed: Just a signature and welcome to our team!

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