Location Tlaquepaque, Mexico

Pacesetting. Passionate. Together. Since 1899, HELLA, one of the leading automotive suppliers worldwide, has shaped the industry with innovative lighting systems and vehicle electronics. In addition, the company is one of the most important partners of the aftermarket and independent workshops. What motivates us: Shaping the mobility of tomorrow and fostering the central market trends such as autonomous driving, efficiency and electrification, connectivity and digitization as well as individualization. Every day, 39,000 employees worldwide are committed to this with passion, know-how and innovative strength.


In the business unit Lighting Headlamp Design & Development you will be responsible for:

  • Creation of 3D and 2D in CAD using Catia V5 (concept and detail work)
  • Usage and interpretation of common development tools for feasibility confirmation (e.g. FEM, CFD, DfA, DfM, FMEA, etc.)
  • Tracking of functional maturity, escalation in case of deviations and tracking of identified countermeasures (e.g.: Design Readiness, approval preparation, checklist documentation, 3D, 2D, BOM, etc.)
  • Monitoring and meeting timing and costs targets including early escalation and definition of countermeasures in case of deviations
  • As part of design team responsible for System Development of following design characteristics for assigned subassemblies: Styling, Handling / Manufacturing, Design Space Partitioning
  • Involved in problem solving during Qualification phase via TIM (Technical Issue Management), PSCS (Problem Solving Check Sheet, etc.)


  • Bachelor’s in mechanical engineering /Mechatronics/Product Design /Industrial engineering /Aeronautical Engineering
  • +3 years of experience in automotive product design
  • Very good knowledge CAD (Catia V5 Preffered), DFA and DFM
  • Good Knowledge of the injection molding process and the tooling technology
  • Language Skills: English, German (added advantage)
  • Knowledge in SAP PLM 

Take the opportunity to reveal your potential within a global, family-run company that offers you the best possible conditions for progressing in your career.

Please send us your application through our careers portal, citing reference number 90014202.

For people with vision:

Print Apply now


HELLA Automotive Mexico S.A. de C.V.
Mr. Katia Estefania Soto Arredondo
Parque Industrial Tecnológico 2, Anillo Periférico Sur No. 7980 Interior 1C, Sta. María Tequepexpan
C.P. 45600 Tlaquepaque, Jalisco