Lead Battery Engineer

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00019836
Date Posted:Feb 10
Category:2 - Engineering & Manufacturing
Metro Area:

Our Client in Auburn Hills MI is looking for a Lead Battery Engineer


  • Strong knowledge in cell chemistry (LTO, NMC, NCA, LFP) and cell selection based on target application (performance, cost, safety, specific energy)
  • Strong knowledge in working principles of a battery pack including design packs to meet a defined target requirements such as maximizing specific energy yield from cell to pack.
  • Strong knowledge in cell selection for a HEV, PHEV and EV applications
  • Must able to develop design specification for a Battery pack (kWhr, Peak kW, c-rates, S-P arrangement, pack-factor, specific energy, energy capacity.etc)
  • Strong designs skills in developing Battery architecture (cells, cassettes, modules and packs)
  • Strong understanding of Client design and implementation Master slave, central etc.
  • Strong understanding of Client algorithm requirements and development of Client techniques for algorithm designs
  • Must have strong knowledge in sensing, SOC, SOH, SOx, charge and discharge control, thermal management and design for DOD specifications
  • Strong knowledge of testing batteries for UN, UL, IPC, SAE and FMVSS standards
  • Must have high-voltage and battery safety experience
  • Must be able to design and develop DVPV plans for battery cells, modules and packs to a given target certification standards
  • Must be able to test batteries and be able to analyze data and develop design optimization process
  • Must have a very good knowledge in battery thermal management such as intercellular cooling, direct cooing, bottom plate cooling etc.
  • Must have experience in module balancing, pack balancing, test preparation, charging and discharging and implementation of safety for battery testing.
  • Must have passion for battery design and development


  • Candidates with Master's and PhD degree are preferred
  • Candidates should have degree in Electrical or Electrochemical Engineering
  • Minimum 2 years of industry experience
  • Proven track record and good references are preferred

If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to apply to this job and email your resume in Word format to

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