Hardware Project Lead

The way we will be mobile is facing a fundamental shift: Autonomous and electrical cars, shared mobility, and constant connectivity of a digital lifestyle. 

German Autolabs is a Berlin based technology company focussing on the future of the car. We build products and services to support this exciting evolution by using technology and making it more human. We will make driving safer and smarter, starting with an intelligent digital assistant for the car: www.hellochris.ai

We are looking for an experienced hardware project manager to join our team and help us create and deliver state-of-the-art digital assistants for the automotive aftermarket. You’ll be working with an experienced team of electrical and mechanical engineers, embedded developers, designers and app developers, making sure that we ship a great product, on time and on budget.

What you will do

  • Make sure we create a fantastic product, on time and on budget
  • Hire, mentor, manage, review and guide hardware engineers & embedded developers
  • Identify, contract, brief and manage external engineering and manufacturing partners
  • Drive key decisions around hardware setup, system architecture and requirements
  • Project planning, scoping of work, effort estimation, project scheduling, project coordination, tracking & controlling and project documentation
  • Requirements specification, system engineering, functional & technical safety
  • Test planning & scheduling and certification

Your profile

  • At least 5 years track record of successfully delivering (consumer) electronic products
  • Experience managing external vendors (electrical/mechanical engineering, embedded software development, manufacturing)
  • Experience working with European and Asian vendors, willingness to travel according to project needs
  • Experience with consumer / IoT devices, audio stacks (microphone, filters, DSP), Bluetooth communication, sensors preferred
  • Master in ME, EE, FW, SW or related degree

What we offer:

Ready to go on the ride of your life?

This role can not be performed remotely, please apply only if you are in Berlin or are willing to move to Berlin. No recruiters, headhunters, outsourcers or agencies.
German Autolabs