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Navistar, Inc. Project Engineer EV Components in Rochester Hills, Michigan

Position Overview

Navistar, a leading maker of commercial vehicles, has launched a new business unit, NEXT eMobility Solutions, to deliver customized electrification solutions in the truck and school bus markets using lean, agile practices. NEXT eMobility Solutions is dedicating a world-class, lean engineering team to developing the best products in the electric vehicle space. We are looking for bright, talented and experienced individuals passionate about being a part of the transformation from traditional powertrains to the electrification of Navistar vehicles.Be a part of a team environment in a collaborative and “start-up” atmosphere!

We are seeking a Project Engineer EV Components that enjoys working with cross-functional teams.

  • Develop and release electric propulsion systems and components such as inverter, motor, DCDC converter, on-board charger, electric air compressor and steering pump

  • Develop and release mechanical, electrical, and software requirement documentation for externally sourced components.Utilize engineering tools and processes to successfully develop and optimize components and systems for vehicle programs

  • Manage suppliers of assigned components and internal departments to achieve timely execution of program deliverables with good quality

  • Participate in the mechanical, electrical and functional integration of the components in the overall vehicle system

  • Provide support during system and vehicle validation as well as vehicle production launch

Basic Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Engineering Technology

  • At least 5 years of experience in product design/development


  • Master’s degree in Engineering or Engineering Technology

  • At least 3 years of experience in product design/development


  • PhD in Engineering or Engineering Technology

Additional Requirements

  • Qualified candidates, excluding current Navistar employees, must be legally authorized on an unrestricted basis (US Citizen, Legal Permanent Resident, Refugee or Asylee) to be employed in the United States. Navistar does not anticipate providing employment related work sponsorship for this position (e.g., H-1B status)

Desired Skills

  • Automotive related Engineering Degree (System, Electrical, Mechanical)

  • Working experience with electric vehicle, EV electronic and electrical modules preferred

  • Working experience with relevant industry standards such as SAE J1939, J1772, ISO15118, ISO 26262, etc. preferred

  • Working experience in following automotive product development process and product production launch preferred

Company Overview

Navistar is a manufacturer of commercial trucks, buses, defense vehicles and engines. Wherever ingenuity drives global markets, you'll find us taking the lead. We believe the world is propelled forward by new ideas, brave inventors and bold thinkers. That's why we're driven to deliver a better future with strong products, sound values and solutions for a changing world.

It's Uptime at International

Navistar is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.

Job Posting


Location US-MI-Rochester Hills

Job ID 2020-34945

# of Positions 1

Internal Title Project Engineer

Position Type Regular Full Time Employee

Category Product Development

Travel Less Than 10%

Relocation Offered Yes

ERP Eligibility Eligible for Employee Referral Bonus