DVP Engineer


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DVP Engineer

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 on our ambition. Guiding our industry forward through pure, progressive performance.

Due to aggressive growth plans Polestar is currently looking to recruit a DVP Engineer

Personal attributes

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. 

Key Objectives & Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Principal Engineer - Vehicle Development, you will be responsible for supporting the Design Verification Plan (DVP) within the Vehicle Development team, working closely with Senior DVP Engineer and the engineering Function Groups (FG). With a growing line up of vehicle programmes, there is scope for growth in this role and a greater level of responsibility.

The Role

  • Support and maintain the DVP process, ensuring a consistent roll out and operation throughout all programmes.
  • Assist in creating, publishing and controlling DVM procedures.
  • Assess and validate individual FG DVP’s to ensure development and Signoff tests are valid, justified and meet program key gateways.
  • Issuing, sign off and controlling of test reports.
  • Assist with planning of testing
  • Ensure program timing, vehicle quantities and specifications support FG requirements for DVP testing, development and Sign-off.
  • Where required support Engineering in cross-functional teams and meetings.
  • Provide status reports at Gateways in-line with Vehicle Engineering deliverables on all vehicle verification activities (Vehicle and Rig) and attribute/target achievement and alignment.
  • Support function group and attribute engineering teams with keeping their DVP updated.
  • Capable of working within tight time frames.
  • Travel within the UK and Worldwide for development testing could be required.


  • You will have a bachelors degree or equivalent in a relevant area with industry experience.
  • Excellent organising and planning skills.
  • Positive attitude, and strong communication skills.
  • Be familiar with OEM product development systems.
  • Experience in HV systems advantageous.

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

At Polestar, the sky is not the limit.

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