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Master Thesis Student (f/m/x) Battery Development; Bad Friedrichshall; Germany


We are Valmet Automotive: Since 1968, we have stood for integrated automotive engineering on behalf of world-renowned OEMs. Today, around 3,700 employees in Finland, Germany and Poland shape our success as a complete vehicle manufacturer in the automotive sector, and as a system supplier for battery systems as well as kinematic and convertible top systems. Our entire strategy, and especially our EV Systems branch, focuses on tomorrow’s mobility. We develop and manufacture battery systems from 48V to high voltage for vehicles and off-highway applications.

As part of our team, you'll not only ignite the turbo boost for your professional development – you'll be at the forefront of the electromobility revolution. Our work culture? Straightforward and honest. Arrogance is not our thing. We let our actions speak for themselves, are courageous, constantly learn new things – and respect each other. Because respect is at the heart of our team spirit. We take our tasks and you seriously. So, hit the start button and enrich us as a

Master Thesis Student (f/m/x) Battery Development

In Bad Friedrichshall; Germany


Your job site and team:

Located in the family-friendly economic region of Heilbronn, surrounded by nature beauty spots, you’ll find the perfect place to live and work. Various cultural and leisure activities await you after work at our state-of-the-art 5,000 square meter Battery Test Center.

As a member of our Battery Mechanics Department, you will help to develop the battery systems of the future. You can look forward to a steep learning curve, a state-of-the-art test environment and fascinating projects.

Here’s where you’ll make an impact:


  • You'll write your Master's Thesis on the topic of Investigating EMC Solutions, Impact and Countermeasures for Enclosures in Battery and Electronics.
  • You’ll conduct a comprehensive literature review on EMC standards, regulations, and best practices for Electronics and Batteries.
  • Additionally, you’ll design and carry out experiments to analyze EMC effects on various housing materials.
  • As a result of the experiments, you’ll draw conclusions to improve EMC shielding and performance (e.g. coating), develop countermeasures to minimize EMC interference and investigate series maturity.
  • Furthermore, you’ll collaborate with internal teams to integrate findings into product design and development processes.
  • Lastly, you’ll document research findings and prepare a thesis report summarizing key insights and recommendations.

This is your basic equipment:

  • Currently enrolled in a relevant engineering or science program  at the Master's level
  • Prior experience with CATIA V5 and with EMC testing or materials characterization are a plus
  • Strong interest in electromagnetic compatibility, materials science, or related fields
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a dynamic team environment  
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Good communication skills, both written and verbal.

Our special extras:

  • Well-structured onboarding
  • An employer committed to sustainable, environmentally conscious business practices
  • Friendly colleagues who want to set things in motion
  • Possibility of remote, flexible working (if your position allows it)
  • Ergonomic and modern workstations
  • Employee discounts and an employee referral program
  • Versatile e-learning opportunities to explore new horizons
  • Entertaining, often unforgettable company events

Off to the starting line!

Simply upload your application documents via our application tool. If we have what you’d like, and you’ve got what we’re looking for, there's nothing standing in the way of a first interview, in which we'll be happy to clarify all your questions! If you have any questions before you apply, Christopher Mercier from HR will be happy to hear from you on +491723781335.

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Note: Colorful teams are one of our key strengths. We welcome anyone who recognizes her- or himself in the ad above. We explicitly promote diversity, equal opportunities regardless of age, origin and gender, and the inclusion of handicapped people.

Contract Nature:  Temporary
Company:  Valmet Automotive Solutions GmbH

Bad Friedrichshall, BW, DE, 74177

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