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Vehicle Development Coordinator

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Vehicle Development Coordinator

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.

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 Vehicle Development Co-Ordinator


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 disciplines 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.

At Polestar, we don’t work like a traditional automotive OEM. We are a young, diverse, and inclusive company with our roots in Swedish culture, looking to change the way the industry works. We believe in being truly sustainable and are looking for people who share our vision of improving the world around us.


Key Objectives & Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Principal Engineer – Vehicle Development, you will be responsible for vehicle planning including specifications, test timing, managing vehicle activity status and program status.


The Role:

  • Test vehicle planning: Specifying, tracking and reporting of all activities related to the development and validation of both vehicle and sub systems.
  • Work closely with the function groups to ensure that vehicles are ordered and delivered to the required specification.
  • Rigs and Spares planning with control of parts.
  • Development and co-ordination of test plans, with consideration of engineering requirements.
  • Involvement in vehicle testing activities, including diagnostics and data acquisition/analysis.
  • Work closely with suppliers and test facilities to collate capabilities and involvement with bookings.
  • Involvement in budget requirements and approvals for Attribute/Development Team.
  • Involvement in raising and tracking purchase order requests through to issue.
  • Logistics involvement for both vehicle and parts shipment globally, including creation and control of Carnets.
  • Support continuous improvement projects as required.
  • Represent the Vehicle Attribute / Development team in project meetings as required.
  • Report back to the business on the status and progression of the development/test activities.
  • Travel within the UK and Worldwide for development testing will be required.


Requirements:

  • You will ideally have a bachelor’s degree or equivalent in a relevant area with at least 1 year of industry experience.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, including the ability to troubleshoot problems and advise on solutions.
  • A creative approach to problem-solving with the ability to resolve issues and innovate where required.
  • Good initiative, with the ability to manage own time and priorities.
  • A flexible approach to work, with a desire to thrive in a dynamic and fast-moving environment.
  • Strong communication skills (written, verbal and aural), good collaboration skills, and the ability to work effectively across teams within the organisation.
  • Proficient with all Microsoft Office tools.
  • Desirable: knowledge and experience of industry proving grounds and test facilities.
  • Desirable: experience in HV systems.
  • Desirable: experience in logistics.
  • Willingness to travel as required.


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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Technical Product Communication

We have an exciting opportunity at Polestar, with deep understanding and commitment for premium products within a fast-paced organization!

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Product and Programs
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Gothenburg, Sweden

Technical Product Communication

We have an exciting opportunity at Polestar, with deep understanding and commitment for premium products within a fast-paced organization!

Product and Programs
Gothenburg, Sweden
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