Sono Motors, Automotive Surface Designer

Sono Motors

Sono Motors is a young, vibrant, and energetic electric car company currently looking for an automotive surface designer (f/m/x). Based in Germany company prides itself on its work culture and fresh approach. Team members have more responsibility for the more picture and can have a great impact. This dynamic start-up requires all members to contribute and take initiative to have a hand at developing the processes and infrastructure of the organisation. 

Sono Motors

Automotive Surface Designer, (M/F/D) – Munich, Germany

Main Tasks

  • You will be part of our innovative Design team, actively and responsibly shaping a future where every car is electric and shared
  • Independent development of attractive and innovative exterior and interior design drafts, considering functionality and series implementation
  • Supervision of Alias / ICEM concept phase and series production with drawings / renderings and self-generated 3D data
  • Responsibility for ensuring the necessary workflows in the design process in 2D and 3D as well as creation of sketches and renderings
  • Independent creation of benchmarks and comparison of competitors
  • Interdisciplinary support and management of projects (engineering / marketing / branding etc.)
  • Coordination with engineers and relevant interfaces as well as ability to work efficiently and creatively on multiple programs and projects at once


  • Successfully completed degree in automotive, transportation or product design or equivalent
  • 2+ years of experience in a similar position with comparable tasks in the automotive environment
  • Very good knowledge in CAS and Poly (Alias, Blender Maya etc) to create own CAS data
  • Independent and structured way of working and willingness to take responsibility and lead projects
  • High team and communication skills as well as open and curious personality
  • Fluent in English and German and very good knowledge of the relevant Microsoft tools
  • Sustainability is close to your heart; you like to swim in the open ocean and stand by your successes and mistakes

What to expect

  • A visionary team in a rapidly growing, young company
  • No deadlocked processes and hierarchies, but a lot of courage and free space to shape things at a mobility provider for an oil-free future
  • Our proSono platform offers you the chance to pitch and realize your own projects – your ideas are welcomed, not feared
  • A culture of appreciation, in which we celebrate successes as well as mistakes
  • Flexible working hours as well as an open, modern office with little paper but Trello & Slack instead
  • Organic bread flat rate, free drinks, vegan catering service, etc.

The best way to apply is to use our online application system.

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