Deputy Director of Engineering

Become part of our engineering team and work with a team of hardware/software and mechanical engineers to develop our fast-charging battery systems according to customer requirements. As Deputy Director of Engineering you will support the Technical Director in managing his team.

Your new Challenges:

  • Contribute to the leadership of the organisation as well as management of the engineering team.
  • Strategic direction and development of the department, including monthly budget reviews, work plan implementation and reporting
  • Manage product planning, engineering and product development for HV battery development (modules, packs and systems).
  • Planning, directing, coordinating and reviewing assigned staff work package and work results.
  • Provide expertise in technical topics and projects as well as support the engineering team to drive the company’s business forward
  • Participate in the development of new projects and identifies as well as implements innovative processes.
  • Assist in the acquisition of new clients as well as implementing challenging projects


Your Profile:

  • Completed university or technical college studies in electrical engineering/electronics, mechatronics, or other equivalent education.
  • Several years of professional experience in development in the automotive industry
  • Experience in various areas of lithium-ion battery systems
  • High motivation, flexibility and quality awareness
  • Team strength and excellent communication skills
  • Experience in leading employees and teams
  • Very good written and spoken German and English, knowledge of Chinese is an advantage

Working at Microvast:

  • Modern workplace and IT
  • Good transport links in Ludwigsfelde!
  • Free coffee and bubbled water
  • Canteen with outdoor area
  • High design freedom
  • Responsible position in the market of the future and in a rapidly growing company


  • Flexible working hours and the possibility of a home office
  • 29 + 1 days vacation
  • Parking and electric shop at work
  • Company pension scheme
  • Training opportunities

Have we piqued your interest? Then we look forward to your Application!

Contact Person:

Juliane Höfs (Talent Manager)

E-Mail: [email protected]

Phone: +491603612021

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