Torqeedo GmbH
Torqeedo is a pioneer for electric mobility on water. As the global market leader, we develop and manufacture the most advanced electric boat drives in the world: climate-neutral and innovative. We’re looking to expand our team with lateral thinkers and like-minded individuals who are excited about our brand and share our spirit in terms of the environment and innovation. 

Join our team and contribute your ideas by submitting your application for: 

Application Engineer Electric Drives - North America (m/f/d)

Site Crystal Lake, IL - Torqeedo Inc.


The Application Engineering role works with our R&D and Application team at our corporate office to ensure the successful deployment of Torqeedo products into new applications. The position requires developing a strong working relationship with product management, deployment teams, product design and customers to define system requirements, validate new use cases and improve the implementation process of the Torqeedo system into the customer's application.

Principal duties:

  • Feasibility analysis and concept development for electric and hybrid marine applications.  
  • Understand, define and summarize customer's specifications, including consulting with customer, shipyard and sales
  • Content clarification, planning and coordination of projects up to the implementation of prototypes in coordination with affected departments
  • Specification, selection and coordination of the development of additional components
  • Ensuring the quality of the system by meeting application-relevant development, milestones and relevant standards
  • Creation of documentation, as well as definition of test and acceptance plans in the customer boat and verification of their compliance when releasing the application


  • Degree/certification in electronics, in electrical engineering or comparable studies
  • In-depth knowledge of the application of complex electronics, their control and data connection
  • Professional experience in the field of electromobility is an advantage
  • Experience in the management of interdisciplinary projects
  • High communication skills and ability to work in a team, as well as intercultural competence
  • Experience in the maritime environment is desirable
  • Excellent customer service and effective communication skills required
  • Willingness to travel as needed
  • Excellent PC skills (Microsoft Office, CAD)

Have we caught your interest? We would be happy to meet you!
You can send us your online application with cover letter, CV and certificates conveniently via upload.

If you have any questions, please contact:

Steve Trkla 
President Torqeedo Inc.