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Battery Product Safety Engineer (m/f/d); Munich/Bad Friedrichshall; Germany


Speed has always been in our DNA. Become a member of our team and join us on the fast lane! With globally almost 4.500 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

  • Responsible engineer for technical battery safety risk assessments, definition of safety concepts and technical countermeasures
  • Responsible for decisions on engineering level to internal and external stakeholders and internal release recommendations to middle and senior management
  • Development and evaluation of safety concepts
  • Safety Risk assessments and deriving of technical countermeasures
  • Member of the engineering core team
  • Highlight safety issues and interdependencies for all stakeholders
  • Technical support for engineering domains regarding safety concepts
  • Thermal propagation design evaluation and development support
  • Requirements engineering for electrical (HV), mechanical, thermal and chemical safety customer requirements according to ECE, GB, ISO & LV-123 etc.
  • Evaluation and analysis of product safety related requirements
  • Tracking and assurance of realization of product safety concepts and technical compliance


We expect you to have/are

  • Masters degree in electrical engineering, automotive engineering, mechatronics or comparable
  • +2 years experience and deep understanding of li-ion battery systems
  • Knowledge of all relevant battery system components
  • Deep understanding of interaction between different disciplines e.g. Electrical, Mechanical, Thermal & Chemical
  • Knowledge of impacts and interdependencies due to changes within the battery system
  • Experience with requirements management SW (i.e. Polarion, DOORS etc)
  • Fluent English & German communication skills
  • Experience with German automotive OEMs


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 nine 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

München, DE Bad Friedrichshall, DE

Job Segment: Thermal Engineering, High Voltage, Manufacturing Engineer, Safety Engineer, Engineering, Energy, Bilingual