Senior Project Engineer - West Coast Representative

Job description

We are ViriCiti; an international clean-tech scale-up working hard on the electric transition of commercial vehicles. We started our adventure in 2012 in Amsterdam and are now adding our 2nd  office in the States. We are looking for a hands-on Sr. Project Engineer to help build our new team in SoCal. In this challenging role, you will be developing and supporting our engineering and project management presence on the West Coast. Are you looking for the next step in your engineering career and do you have what it takes to bring ViriCiti LLC to the next level? Check if we fit your job expectations and apply!


We are looking for a Sr. Project Engineer who is eager to learn and wants to be part of the transition to commercial zero-emission transportation on a global scale. In this ambitious and challenging role, you will work closely with the software development and engineering teams; as well as working with customers onsite to ensure a high level of ongoing success. To thrive in our dynamic environment it is important that you have the ability to work productively, efficiently and autonomously. 

Your position will be key in our growth in the States! Therefore we need you to think and act like a real entrepreneur with a curious mind and a hands-on mentality! You will periodically travel to the North American HQ in vibrant Greenville, South Carolina, as well as the main office in Amsterdam. 


  • Assist with developing and further defining customer success criteria

  • Provide online training and demonstration of ViriCiti’s system

  • Improving and refining online system documentation

  • Maintaining high quality customer relationships

  • Bug tracking and issue resolution ownership

  • On-call support for customer deployments

  • Feature improvement and beta testing

  • Software configuration management

  • Data analysis and trend reporting

  • Project deployment support

  • Occasional sales support


  • BS 4 year Engineering degree.
  • At least 4 years’ of automotive experience working directly with CAN-based communication networks, or;

  • At least 4 years’ of transit experience working with ITS systems at an authority or commercial fleet, or; 

  • At least 4 years experience with an ITS (CAD/AVL) or IoT company.

  • Great communication skills, both oral and written.

  • Willingness to travel up to 25%.

  • Living in or near to IrvineLos Angeles or San Diego or willing to relocate.

  • Having (or ability to obtain) a US passport.

  • Current driver’s license

  • Excellent computer skills, including but not limited to proficiency with MS Excel, Word and PowerPoint.

  • Can start within 2 weeks and hit the ground running.


  • Experience working with major public transportation system, renewable energy sector, or large commercial organizations

  • MS Engineering degree

  • Experience with 8D failure analysis

  • Experience in a start-up or scale-up environment


The opportunity to be part of the fun – challenging – exciting, early growth of ViriCiti on the West-Coast. This is a full-time job with an annual competitive salary with flexible work schedule and the opportunity to travel abroad. Not to mention our benefits such as 15 vacation-days (starting), 12 paid holidays, matched 401K, excellent medical/dental/vision. 


We started our adventure 7 years ago by building an efficient and scalable platform based on Node.js. Our platform provides data-insights that operators use to extend the range of their vehicles, eliminate emissions and optimize electric operations. Since then, we have grown into the market leader in the US and Europe and have landed large projects all around the globe! Our ambition is high but the atmosphere in our team is informal and relaxed.

Ready to start your adventure as Project Engineer at ViriCiti LLC? Apply now!

The selection process may involve an assignment. More info? Email Aniek Hartlief at 

Note: relocation assistance will be considered.

We are looking forward to hearing from you!