Chassis Architect (m/f/d)

Date:  19 May 2023

Raunheim, HE

With the target of maintaining leadership position in vehicle dynamic performances, light weight solutions and advanced concept, Lotus is moving forward in development and integration of advance mechatronic system for chassis.

For that scope, we are looking for a passionate person, which can lead the development of the chassis system from concept to production for current and future programs.





  • As a Chassis Architect, you are responsible for the smooth development and integration of mechatronic chassis components (brake actuation, steering, damping, air spring…) for Lotus platforms & top hats
  • Your focus is on the definition for the chassis requirements and breaking down to system level
  • You ensure that the appropriate tools and processes for compliant system development in the chassis area are defined and consistently applied
  • Within the scope of a Chassis Architect, you ensure that the interface definition of the single systems are mature and complete
  • To do this, you coordinate with the neighbouring departments



  • Completed technical studies in the field of mechatronic engineering, electrical engineering or similar (experience >5years)
  • Experience in the field of chassis system development required
  • Experience regarding functional safety in E/E systems
  • Strong analytical, structural thinking skills
  • Independent and responsible action
  • Goal-oriented communication skills and strong ability to work in a team
  • Positive attitude, resolute and high drive for results
  • Flexible regarding travels around the globe in order to participate in benchmark- and development rides i.e. at proving grounds during summer- and winter test, at suppliers, at different production sides and dealer shop when necessary
  • Fluently speaking English and German for international communication and meeting
  • Recognize and embrace Lotus culture