Research Associate in Electric Powertrain Division RWTH Aachen University, Chair of Production Engineering of E-Mobility Components Germany

Research Associate

Electric Powertrain Division




Matinique Heinrichs



+49 241 80-27383



Chair of Production Engineering of E-Mobility Components


Our profile

The E-Mobility Components Chair of Production Engineering stands for pioneering research and innovation in the field of electromobility. In the seven research areas Battery Production, Battery Engineering, Electric Powertrain, Automotive Assembly, Body Shop, Plastic Components and Autonomous Systems, the production processes of the electric vehicle and its components are being further developed.

To support our team, we are looking for short term scientific staff for the research area Electric Powertrain. In the area of Electric Powertrain you are involved in various innovative research and development projects in the field of electrical drive production technology. You work closely together with OEMs, automotive suppliers, electric motor manufacturers, machine and plant builders and many other industrial partners as well as other research institutes on exciting topics, in which you also assume project-leading positions after a short time.


your profile


degree of independence, commitment, initiative and resilience 
-Very good analytical and conceptual skills as well as a structured way of working 
-Accentuated team orientation and - completed with above-average success completed technical-oriented university studies (master or equivalent) (eg mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, industrial engineering or the like) 
Strong communication skills - Secure command of the German and English languages


Your tasks


-Occupational work on or participation in publicly funded research projects in the field of production of electric machines (electric motor, transmission, power electronics) 
acquisition, planning, management and implementation of various projects with industrial partners in the field of production of electrical machinery, such as factory and Production planning, technology analyzes, make-or-buy decisions, planning of quality characteristics and inspection plans, prototype construction, etc. 
-Development of ideas and solutions for the future production of electric motors 
-Adoption of industrial and university training and teaching activities 
-Communication with customers, partners and Suppliers


our range

Recruitment is in the employment relationship. 

The position is to be filled at the earliest possible date and limited to initially 2 years. An extension of 3 years is planned. 

This is a full time position. 

A doctorate exists. 

The place is rated with EG 13 TV-L. 

The RWTH is certified as a family-friendly university. 

We want to promote the careers of women at RWTH Aachen and are therefore looking forward to receiving applicants. 

Women are given preference for equal qualifications, aptitude and professional performance, provided that they are underrepresented in the organizational unit and do not prevail in the person of a competitor.

Applications of suitable disabled people are expressly desired.







Chair of Production Engineering of E-Mobility Components (PEM) 

Matinique Heinrichs 

Human Resources Development 

Campus Boulevard 30 

52074 Aachen


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