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Lead Engineer Battery Design (m/f/d); Bad Friedrichshall/Munich; Germany


Speed has always been in our DNA. Become a member of our team and join us on the fast lane! With globally almost 4500 employees and unlimited passion for mobility and innovation, Valmet Automotive is working on the future of the automobile. A clear focus on eDrive Engineering – paired with outstanding manufacturing competence – we are an experienced and visionary partner for development and production within an industry on the rise.

In our new Electric Vehicle Business Line (EVBL) we develop and manufacture battery systems from 48V up to High Voltage for automotive and industrial applications. Valmet Automotive covers the full range from contract manufacturing to a TIER1 system supplier.


Your challenge

  • Concept of mechanical architecture
  • Coordination of the mechanical team regarding results, deadlines and tasks
  • Strong interaction with EE-, System-, manufacturing- and sourcing area
  • Analysis and agreement of requirements in alignment with mechanical team
  • Independent acceptance and checking of work orders of the customer
  • Report to technical lead about mechanical status
  • Report to customer for mechanical related topics
  • Risk management for mechanical system
  • Ensure needed maturity at the aligned sub-milestones
  • Responsible for mechanical system in general (Housing, Cooling, cell module incl. contacting, venting in TP-case, corrosion, tightness, etc…)
  • Integration of electrical components (given by EE)
  • Overall assembly concept (in alignment with EE)
  • Located in Bad Friedrichshall or Munich


We expect you to have/are

  • Strong Mechanical system design experience related to HV battery design
  • Good understanding of EE requirements to mechanical integration
  • Very good Know how about materials, joining techniques and industrialization methods for mechanical systems
  • Very good know how about different mechanical and packaging concepts for HV batteries in general
  • Good CAD Catia V5 know how
  • Strong team lead experience
  • Very good leading and intelligent delegating capability
  • Strong personal responsibility
  • Very good communication skills with customer, supplier and internal
  • Ability for fast and efficient issue management
  • English and German fluent in speaking and writing


We offer

The latest development in the automotive industry – and ultimately our company – promises candidates an inspiring career. Where a long heritage as one of the world’s most significant car builders meets up with the spirit of unlimited opportunities is Valmet Automotive, offering you a sense of accomplishment, a good work–life balance and a feeling of creating something new. Of course, in the typical Nordic calmness at all ten locations in Finland, Germany and Poland.


Further information

Florian Mayer, Human Resources
+49 7136 9637164


Now it’s your turn – take the fast lane and apply!


Contract Nature:  Regular
Company:  Valmet Automotive Solutions GmbH

Bad Friedrichshall, DE München, DE

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