Automotive Engineer

Job Description

Automotive engineers are involved in the design, manufacture, distribution, marketing, sales and after-sales care of cars, motorbikes and other commercial vehicles. Engineers will work on the overall look and technical performance of these vehicles and the electronics and software involved with modern vehicles.

The Job Scope

  • Building prototypes of components to carry out tests on
  • Organizing and carrying out tests. For example; to check whether engines will work in different conditions, such as high temperatures
  • Sourcing vehicle components and selecting the best materials to use
  • Providing technical advice and answering queries from clients
  • Using specialist computer modelling software to produce designs
  • Making improvements to vehicles in response to customer feedback
  • Investigating and solving problems such as mechanical failures

Skills Required

Effective technical and problem-solving skills

Commercial awareness

Good attention to detail


Interpersonal and communication skills

Presentation Skills

The ability to work as part of a team

Salary Range

    A fresh graduate can be offered up to RM3,000 as starting pay
    A senior with 8 years of experience and above can expect a salary ranging between RM12,000 to RM32,000