About EVELOZCITY

If you're intrigued by the dream of working alongside the smartest & most revolutionary designers and engineers in the EV space, EVELOZCITY just may be the place for you. Are you a person who is irked by the status quo? Do you derive personal satisfaction from doing something you've never done before, and seeing that work actually put into production? Here at EVELOZCITY, every day is vastly different from the one before it, as we're moving swiftly toward our goal of changing the way the world looks at Urban Mobility. We’re a well-funded start-up, led by the who's who of EV business leaders, whose passion brought them together on this special mission. We're diligently preparing for our first vehicle launch and looking for deeply experienced and passionate talent, who are not just looking for a “job," but rather are driven to raise the bar and create new benchmarks within the global EV industry. Are you ready to become an Evelozcitizen? Read on...

Area of Responsibility

In Charge of Cell Engineering - Battery

Reports To

This position will report to the Head of Powertrain.

Job Purpose

The person In Charge of Cell Engineering – Battery will work with the world’s leading manufacturers of lithium-ion batteries to ensure that a state-of-the-art battery cell that meets performance, life and safety requirements is developed.

Responsibilities and Goals

  • Develop cell requirements based on product targets, industry best practices and other inputs.
  • Review, evaluate and select cell suppliers based on thorough understanding of capabilities.
  • Analyze production methods and facilities, quality control plans/techniques, and raw materials to ensure a quality output.
  • Manage prototype and sample builds including evaluation/test plans and corrective actions.
  • Lead scale up to mass production.

Qualifications/Experience

  • Bachelors, Master’s or Ph.D. in electrical or chemical engineering or equivalent.
  • Experience with full life-cycle development of lithium-ion battery cells including launch into volume production.
  • Experience working with lithium-ion battery cells in large-format, high voltage applications.
  • Understanding of processes for lithium-ion battery production (mixing, winding, coating, assembly, formation and testing)
  • Understanding of failure modes pertinent to lithium-ion batteries in automotive applications.

Characteristics

  • Solid understanding of battery cell behaviors including aging and abuse conditions..
  • Strong work ethic and a commitment to engineering excellence and data driven decision making.
  • Works well on projects on their own as well as with a team, able to clearly communicate ideas.
  • Hands-on interest in developing a real world product from concept to production stages.


EVelozcity Inc. is an equal opportunity-affirmative action employer and considers all qualified applicants for employment based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, past or present military service or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate.