Drivetrain Development

The Fifth Mode of Transportation – Tachyon Hyperloop

Combine controlled levitating of a capsule in a near vacuum tube with an electrical propulsion system and you might have a hyperloop in a nutshell. We at Tachyon are certain that revolutionizing the transport sector with high innovation in combination with sustainability is not just possible, but necessary for a bright and exciting future for every one of us. Be a part of a fascinating and groundbreaking mission and help us establish a new highly innovate green-tech sector in Germany and Europe

About this position

We call our vehicle as Pod. We use two propulsion system to propel our pod. First is using axial flux motor with drivetrain and second is linear induction motor. To achieve the desired acceleration performance, we need to design a drivetrain. Your task will be designing a suitable drivetrain using tools like matlab/simulink and after achieving desired results manufacture the whole system.

Requirements for position

  • Knowledge of machine design, mechanics, working of gearbox.
  • Ideally, previous knowledge of matlab and Simulink and CAD programs
  • High motivation, quick comprehension, scientific work, Skilled craftsmanship Motivationand ability to work in a team

What will be your tasks

  • Familiarization with the current drive system.
  • Optimize the current drive system and innovate if possible.
  • Cooperation in cross-group tasks (e.g. testing, manufacturing)
  • Participation in group and team meetings

What do we offer

  • Be a part of the management team in one of the most innovative high-tech projects
  • Opportunity to apply your theoretical knowledge in practice and to implementyour own ideas in a motivated and excitingenvironment
  • Surround yourself with a group of extra ordinary students who all want more from their studies
  • Contact with potential employers andestablishment of a network (in industryand research)
  • Pre-start-up experience

If you think you would be a good fit for our team, then apply to us now.
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