CAD Designer

Yazaki Corporation, founded in 1929 as the first Japanese manufacturer of automotive cabling systems, today employs over 249,000 people worldwide in 45 countries and 143 locations. In the automotive sector, the product range includes cabling systems, connector systems, electromechanical components, sensors and displays. As a supplier to almost all well-known car manufacturers we achieve an annual turnover of approx. 15 billion Euros.


Yazaki, the leading supplier of components and cabling, is looking for reinforcing Component Business Unit in Branch Office Zagreb as soon as possible with a CAD Designer!

To learn more about the candidate requirements and job details, read the full job posting.


Location: Zagreb, Croatia



Duties & Responsibilities

  • Development of automotive connectors
  • Design verification of electrical connection system
  • Technical benchmarking of internal and external automotive connection systems in terms of design, performance and quality
  • Collaborate with team members to review design requirement and evaluate concept design
  • Develop concept design considering customer requirement (mechanical, electrical, environmental).
  • Develop concept design considering manufacturability (design for manufacturing and assembly)
  • Create and/or support team members in creation of technical documentation (drawings, tolerance analyzes, presentation, documents for quotation, handling manual, product standard etc.)




  • Mechanical Engineering University Degree.
  • 0-3 years of relevant experience (highly motivated graduates are welcome to apply for this position as well)
  • Microsoft Office Suite programs
  • Knowledge of CAD software Catia v. 5 is mandatory
  • Motivated to design, modify and improve/benchmark of automotive connection system.
  • Team oriented, communication skills, self-motivated hands-on mentality
  • Business proficiency in English language in spoken and written communication is mandatory. Other languages appreciated (preferred German)
  • Presentation skills
  • Flexible in terms of intercultural-skills, able to travel from time to time and having the customers schedule in focus



What we Offer?

  • Attractive compensation & benefit package
  • Flexible working time
  • Possibility of working remotely
  • Learning opportunities and working in an international environment with a motivated & collegial team
  • As one of the largest automotive suppliers in the world we offer an exciting and varied working environment
  • Development and further training opportunities for improving your skills and realizing your career goals
  • A varied and challenging role in a multinational family-owned company in which our staff can build on a trustful and valued partnership



We are looking forward to receive your application and to get to know you. Please apply by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. We wish you all the success in your application!