Major responsibilities

  • Engineering work for a gas engine development project focusing on performance (power, efficiency, emissions, costs, transient behavior etc.) and operating strategies
  • Definition, coordination and execution of gas engine development activities concerning mixture preparation, gas exchange, combustion, turbocharging etc. like conceptual studies, assessment of various design options, concept down- select etc.
  • Definition, coordination and execution of corresponding 1D simulations and SCE test data Evaluations
  • Close cooperation with various functions of the engine manufacturer like performance, controls, design, mechanical engineering, systems etc.
  • Strong support of the engine manufacturer development process e.g. preparation of reviews, documentation etc.

Your profile

  • Master of science in mechanical engineering or similar
  • Experience in thermodynamics and combustion engine development
  • Experience in 1D simulation and project execution
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Good communication skills in English

Our offer

  • Availability of modern research infrastructure
  • Self-reliant work in an excellent Team
  • Excellent possibilities for personnel an professional development
  • Flexible working time, situated in excellent location of Graz, canteen
  • Full-time position, immediate start desired
  • The minimum salary for this position is € 3.300, – gross per month (paid 14 times per year). We are open to honor your qualifications and experience with a higher salary.




Research Engineer for Performance Concepts


The LEC supports equal opportunity and diversity. We are looking for committed and motivated individuals with a talent for research. Become part of our successful LEC team!

We look forward to your application.


Johannes Kreil
HR Manager