Karma Automotive Director, Powertrain Hardware in Irvine, California

Karma Automotive is passionate, responsible and uncompromising. We promise to deliver our customers beautiful cars with high-technology and clean propulsion, and a memorable customer experience. If these commitments excite you, we would love to talk. With the continued electrification of vehicles, Powertrain Hardware development is a core Karma technology enabling next generation vehicles to exceed customer expectations.

The Director, Powertrain Hardware will focus on leading a team of engineers and scientists in order to execute current and future Powertrain Hardware (power electronics – e-motors, inverters; gearbox, internal combustion engines and related hardware)

  • Be a key leader both internally and externally on all Karma Powertrain Hardware activities – both current and future programs.

  • Key interface with suppliers for current and future programs to ensure timing, performance and quality are met to guarantee 100% customer satisfaction.

  • Lead and grow an internal team on Powertrain Hardware – talent development, recruiting and retention.

  • Special technical emphasis in these core areas:

  • Power Electronics

  • E-motors

  • Inverters

  • OBCM (on-board charge module)

  • e-Gearbox

  • Internal combustion engines and related hardware (Gas-tank, fuel lines, exhaust)

  • BS or MS in Engineering or Related Fields (Graduate degrees preferred)

  • 12+ years’ experience with Powertrain Hardware Development.

  • Experience with Powertrain Hardware for automotive applications.

  • Knowledge of electric and hybrid vehicle control systems.

  • Background in automotive component and system test engineering.

  • Proven track record leading and developing large, diverse groups of engineers and scientists.

  • Proven track record working with suppliers

ID: 2019-3561

External Company Name: Karma Automotive LLC

External Company URL: http://www.thenewfisker.com/

Street: 9950 Jeronimo Rd.