Senior Electrical Engineer

Bike + Scooter - Amsterdam / Permanent

We believe in a future where inner cities are free of cars, congestion and pollution. By offering our dockless electrical scooters and bikes as convenient alternatives for short-distance travel, we believe we can make that future possible. Our mission is to free our cities with clean rides for everyone in Europe and beyond. Founded in Europe, Dott is comprised of a highly experienced team of inquisitive minds in mobility and tech. What we do today has a tangible impact on tomorrow. We reached our in-house sustainability target of 100% renewable energy, and ensure equitability in our communities through collaborating with city charities, officials and safety boards. We are looking for a Sr. hardware engineer that will take accountability of the electrical and electronics solutions for our ebikes, escooters and future projects. You will be based in Amsterdam 

What you'll do

  • You will be accountable for designing electric/electronic circuits on our vehicle programs. This includes the creation and review of schematics, lead PCB layouts and design for thermals and EMC
  • Develop system-level requirements and component-level specifications for electric/electronic components;
  • Collaborate with other engineers and teams to achieve integrated and optimized system designs
  • Communicate with suppliers for manufacturing feasibility, validation, and other engineering related activities
  • Create component and subsystem design verification plans and test methods (with component/system supplier)
  • Carry out component and system validation while ensuring system targets are met and optimized
  • Support prototype builds as well as volume production startup
  • Work on high volume PCB assembly design, validation and compliance 
  • Aid in the design of electrical verification testers and end-of-line testers

What you'll need

  • A Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in electrical engineering, mechatronics engineering, or equivalent
  • 8+ years of experience in electrical hardware design and development (Motor controller experience is a big plus)
  • Experience with multiple full product development cycles from concept to market introduction
  • Design experience with both analog and digital circuits, and the ability to lead schematic and PCB design
  • You excel in Altium designer
  • Experience with defining product validation plans is a plus
  • Experience in working with a cross-functional environment, with close relation to other engineering teams (mechanical, software etc)
  • Technical writing and fluency in English

What’s in it for me? 🌎  An international environment: over 55 nationalities across 9 countries: Belgium, Netherlands, France, Germany, Poland, Spain, Italy, Finland Norway and the UK.   🌿 Impact : An Opportunity to play your part working for a company that is actively addressing some of the current climate concerns worldwide, doing everything we can to be as sustainable as possible. 💡 Opportunities to learn : You will have an opportunity to learn from some of the best Engineers in the industry working on cutting edge technologies that did not exist a number of years ago.  ❓Transparency: Weekly Q&A sessions with our leadership, honest discussions about how we are progressing and our  💜 People-first: We are here to support all of our employees, and have partnered with MindMatters to ensure our employees mental health is top of mind in these difficult times. Benefits we offer: 🏡 Tailor-made remote policy: Flexible working environment, do you want to work fully remote? Two days from the office? Or fully in the office? It's your choice, just let us know!  🪑 Assistance with a WFH station 💰 A fair and competitive salary package 🚀 Employee Stock/Equity plan  🌍 Relocation package and visa sponsorship available  👶 Parental policy Closing & equal opportunities employer statement Come as you are Dott is an equal opportunities employer. We invest in diversity, ensure equality and encourage expression. We have a zero-tolerance policy for harassment, bias or discrimination towards applicants and employees.  Want to join us for the ride? Let’s do this right – together.