Development Engineer Battery Technology (m/f/d)
What's the role?
In our interdisciplinary battery research team, you will work closely with your future colleagues from the research department and product development to be part of the development of the next generation of high-performance battery solutions and to contribute to the further improvement of our battery systems.
Applying your broad knowledge in battery technology, you will support various projects to demonstrate the feasibility of new ideas. You will further develop technologies for our applications and make them ready for implementation in our products.
Who is Hilti?
We develop, manufacture and sell cutting-edge products, technology, software and services for the global construction industry. Hilti stands for innovation, quality and direct customer relationships.
From the pre-development of our own motors, electronics and firmware, to series-maturity - our intelligent mechatronic systems come from our own research and development laboratories.
With 30,000 employees in more than 120 countries, we're a great place for you to show us your worth, step up to new challenges and grow in your career.
What does the role involve?
In this challenging position, you will be responsible for evaluating various technologies for our battery-powered systems. You will work at the interface between cell technology and battery development to apply new technologies and research findings to our battery applications. In addition, you will develop technologies further, lead and contribute to research and development projects with internal and external partners. Internal consulting and support of the development department through your expertise in battery technology are also part of your tasks.
Based on your experience in battery and cell technology, you will deliver important contributions to our overall success in the areas of battery management, operating strategies, system design, and battery modeling and simulation. You will have the unique opportunity to participate in all aspects of battery technology, from cell technology topics to pack and charger level topics.
The position advertised is a development position. The tasks described above will provide you with opportunities to demonstrate and develop your skills. A next possible planned step may be a management or expert career.
What do we offer?
We offer you a unique place to work, in which you are part of a creative and interdisciplinary team. We will give you a lot of responsibility to develop yourself and we´ll support you in shaping your individual career path.
In addition, we offer you innovative and personalized Benefits, such as
- Fitness and health offers
- Flexible working arrangements
- DB JobTicket
- Subsidised Company Bike
- Company pension scheme (employer-financed)
- Subsidy for childcare
- Summer holiday care for children
- Support in relocating and finding a flat
- Tax advice
Integrity, courage, teamwork and commitment are essential for Hilti – both today and tomorrow. We are proud to say that we not only talk about our values, but also live them every day.
Why should you apply?
Do you like working in an interdisciplinary and multi-national team? Are you passionate dealing with new technologies and drive them further to bring it into real-world applications? Then this is your chance: Look forward to experiencing an innovative and dynamic working atmosphere between research and product development. Become a part of our team to drive innovation in the dynamic field of battery technology.
What you need is:
- Completed degree (Diploma, Master) in a natural science or engineering field (e.g. electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, physics, chemistry)
- Doctorate/PhD in a battery-related subject or at least 5 years of comparable experience
- Work experience in an industrial environment preferred
- Experience in Li-ion battery technology (testing, modeling, operating strategies, battery management systems)
- Good understanding of battery technology and its use in electrical systems
- Enthusiasm for creative, interdisciplinary teamwork and independent work
- Curiosity, ambition, and a high degree of goal orientation
- Excellent knowledge of English, knowledge of German preferred
Take up the next challenge and start your career with HILTI! We are always looking for employees for a long-term cooperation.
Here you will find current information on how to apply and join HILTI during COVID 19: https://careers.hilti.de/de-de/covid.
During your job interview you will spend some time with us and get to know our company. Thus you will get a feeling for the job and our corporate culture.
Hilti stands for equal opportunities. We are looking forward to receiving applications from severely disabled persons and similarly disabled persons.
Contact: Hilti Entwicklungsgesellschaft mbH I Miriam Fries I Human Resources
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