Senior Development Engineer - Battery Management



  • Derivation of function SW specifications from the physics of cells or the battery stack.
  • Developing a state-of-the-art battery management system
  • Understanding the battery principles and modelling the cell and system behavior.
  • Control loop and observer design / simulation.
  • Implementation, test and documentation of SW functions and modules.
  • Set up an innovative test environment for batteries and lead vehicle integration testing as well as laboratory tests.




  • Graduated as electrical, mechatronic, computer science or vehicle engineer
  • Some years of experience on the field of battery management systems, ideally on the field of battery electric vehicles
  • Knowledge on battery management systems
  • Proven knowledge in battery cell physics and/or battery stacks
  • Experience in control loop and observer development
  • serial development experience in automotive electronic architectures
  • A good team player
  • Fluent English knowledge in oral and written form




  • Familiar with ISO26262 for trucks
  • MSc or PhD or serial development experience on the field of battery management system or battery chemistry or any other battery systems
  • German language

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