Battery Pack/Module Engineer

Battery Pack/Module Engineer

PSI - Boston, MA
Full-time
Masters

Physical Sciences Inc. is looking for individuals with strong technical skills to join our Imperia Batteries® team at our facility in Wilmington, MA. Candidates are sought to work with the team to develop and commercialize innovative energy storage systems based on advanced commercial and PSI proprietary materials. Candidates must have an understanding of Li-ion cell chemistry and the various processes involved in manufacturing lithium ion battery packs and energy systems. Responsibilities will include:

• Development of engineering requirements based on customer specifications
• Assemble test and validation plans for manufacturing and characterizing battery packs
• Development of test plans to test batteries at the component and system level
• Work closely with mechanical engineering team to develop battery modules and protection control systems
• Support of prototype and engineering builds
• Lead integration process of the battery into the final system
• Support the design of software systems for battery protection, charging and gauging
• Work closely with firmware/software teams to program chargers and battery fuel gauges
• Conduct rigorous failure/root cause analysis on battery related problems and own communication on issues to the cross functional teams
• Support cost analysis, supplier audits and market analysis efforts

Candidates should have earned a PhD in Chemistry or Materials Science or at minimum a MS in Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or related field. Candidates with proven leadership experience, including a record of leading programs to develop new energy storage systems, are highly valued and encouraged to apply. Candidates should demonstrate an extensive background in experimental design, data collection, and analysis with experience in customer interface. Experience with SolidWorks/CAD design is required. Excellent English written and oral communication skills are required.

US Citizenship is required.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

For a list of company benefits, visit PSI benefits.

Benefits: 
Healthcare
Medical
Dental
Flexible spending accounts
Short term disability insurance
Long term disability insurance
Life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance