Vehicle Technical Expert (- for R&D Department)

Date:2018-10-19 End: 2018-11-30

About BYD

BYD is a leading, high-tech multinational company, based in Shenzhen, China. It operates in four core fields of IT, automotive, new energy, and rail transit and employs over 220,000 people worldwide. As a global pioneer in New Energy Solutions BYD is dedicated to building a zero-emission ecosystem.

BYD Europe BV located in Schiedam, Netherlands is the marketing and sales HQ of BYD Co., Ltd based in Shenzhen, China. BYD Europe BV offers a full line of BYD electric vehicles, including all-electric cars, all-electric buses, and all-electric forklift trucks.

About R&D department

BYD EUROPE R&D team plans the sustainable product and technology roadmap and works on developing advanced fully electric bus products series which fulfill current and future European public transportation market needs. By cooperating with European leading suppliers, R&D department continuously upgrades our design and engineering abilities for excellent product performance and quality.

In this role:

• Participate in international conferences of the industry on behalf of BYD, such as UITP;

• Product promotion and conceptual presentation for BYD;

• Participate in technical meetings on behalf of BYD with external suppliers or partners;

• Leading the applications for government project funds in each Country;

• Participate in the Joint-development projects (eg autonomous driving, Remote management, and monitoring system);

• Support local market in bidding, technical defense, relationship coordination.


• 10+ years’ experience in the Automotive industry;

• Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English, a second foreign language is a plus;

• Proactive, talented and self-motivated, able to work as part of an international team.

We offer

• Work in a rapidly growing company and industry which stands for sustainable technology;

• Performance and experience based competitive remuneration, commuting allowance;

• A chance to develop new processes and grow the R&D team in Europe;

• Team building events and employee learning opportunities.

Growth Opportunities

BYD Europe consists of various departments that support on-going and profitable business growth. Potential development opportunities within the R&D department may be Senior R&D Engineer, R&D Project Manager as well as horizontal growth within different projects and product teams.

Contact information

Please submit your CV and cover letter in the English language to

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