Modern wire harness systems and exclusive vehicle interiors: The name DRÄXLMAIER stands for automotive innovations – products that enhance your driving experience. Every day, approximately 75,000 associates around the world cooperate to contribute their knowledge, skills and automotive passion toward this goal. Individuals, who like to take on responsibilities, use their creativity and contribute their ideas toward the common success. Individuals like you!

HW Lead and Achitecture Engineer

Job Req ID:  111805

Turin, IT, 10095

Work Type:  Full time
Contract Type:  unlimited

About Draexlmaier
We create character, that’s what we do. We supply world-class premium automobile manufacturers with world-class interior and electrical / electronical systems. We are unique in our industry and we’re on a mission to continually improve and innovate.
About the role
World-class companies need world-class people too. Because we create character, we like our people to have character.
As a global company that continually improves, we deserve only the very best so it’s really exciting that we are now seeking a Hardware Lead and Architect Engineer for our Turin site. This role is for someone with a strong automotive and hardware background.
In order to support our newly established Engineering Development Centre in Turin, we are looking for an inspiring Leader, capable of building a dynamic technical competences to meet the challenges of the international automotive industry with openness, flexibility and enthusiasm whilst shaping the future of automotive technologies. Do you have what it takes to become a trusted strategic partner to the most prestigious vehicle manufacturers in the world? Are you able to develop new technical solutions and solve the most complex of problems? If so, use this opportunity and join our success! 



  • Technical leadership of the project team for the hardware development area during the entire development process (e.g. high-voltage battery projects).
  • Responsibility for meeting deadlines, quality and budget in the HW project - this includes regular reporting.
  • Execution of requirements analysis, concept development, architecture and design of the hardware of electronic components in cooperation with the project team
  • Contact person for external and internal customers as well as presentation and coordination of technical concepts
  • Monitoring of the documentation accompanying the development as well as the creation of integration and test concepts
  • Further development of the hardware development process



  • Completed studies (e.g., electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, computer science) or comparable professional background​
  • 5+ years of professional experience in hardware development, and 3+ years of professional experience as a lead hardware engineer preferred in the automotive field​
  • Ability to lead, motivate and moderate​
  • Knowledge and experience with project management and execution methods and tools​
  • Advanced knowledge of following tools: ​
    • Schematics Design in ALTIUM Designer​
    • PCB Investigator​
    • Simulation in LT SPICE​
    • Thermal Simulation SIX SIGMA ET​
  • Knowledge of market technologies and methods 
  • Knowledge of manufacturing technologies and frameworks​
  • Knowledge of Hardware / Software interfaces​
  • Ability to interpret relevant EMC, environmental and reliability requirements​
  • Knowledge of cost impact assessment and cost planning basics​
  • Knowledge of ASPICE certification and implementation/application of Functional Safety (ISO 26262)​
  • Fluent in English, German would be an advantage​


We are looking forward to your application.

Company / Legal Entity: DTI Draexl.Tecnologia Italia S.R.L.