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Manager (f/m/x) System Design Battery; Germany or Finland



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


Manager (f/m/x) System Design Battery – E-mobility

in Finland (Uusikaupunki, Turku, Salo) or in Germany (Bad Friedrichshall, Munich)


Your job site and team:

No matter whether you join us in Finland or Germany – at every Valmet Automotive location you can be sure of state-of-the-art working environments, motivated colleagues and of consideration for your wishes.

As a member of our Engineering Department, you’ll 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 lead the battery system design team, including project staffing and resource planning, and develop the skills of your team of system engineers, system architects, cell and material specialists.
  • For your team, you will act as a consultant and mentor in the development of battery systems with a particular focus on battery system designs, concepts, system architectures, cells and materials.
  • To further improve our internal collaboration, you will develop system design engineering processes (SYS 1-3) from the PDP to the working level. You adapt work instructions & their implementation and ensure their further improvement up to interface descriptions (e.g., RASICs).
  • You will act as the first point of contact for project inquiries and provide escalation support for your team and lead engineers as needed.
  • As you are an organized person, you’ll ensure compliance with the requirements and standards.


This is your basic equipment:


  • Completed studies in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering or similar
  • Several years of professional experience in a comparable position and in working together with OEMs
  • Leadership experience, also in a technical or project function are an advantage
  • Knowledge of all relevant battery system components and different Battery System architectures of LV- and HV systems, as well as understanding of the interaction between Electrical, Mechanical, Thermal & Chemical disciplines.
  • An excellent knowledge of processes such as PDP, A-SPICE and ISO26262, as well as regulatory and safety relevant norms and standards
  • Your English: Off the charts! Your Finnish or German: Also Excellent! Other strong points of yours: team spirit, the joy of discovering new things, and your personal success formula ”change = chance”.


Our special extras:


  • Well-structured onboarding
  • Great development opportunities with clear career paths, target agreements and regular feedback
  • An employer committed to sustainable, environmentally conscious business practices
  • 30 days of vacation as well as special leave days and great bonuses for certain private occasions
  • Capital-forming benefits and above-average company pension scheme
  • Friendly colleagues who want to set things in motion
  • Attractive, performance-related bonuses
  • Possibility of remote, flexible working (if your position allows it)
  • Ergonomic and modern workstations
  • Employee discounts and an employee referral program
  • We support your mobility with Bikeleasing
  • 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, Enrico Springer from HR will be happy to hear from you on +491755305467.


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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:  Regular
Company:  Valmet Automotive Solutions GmbH

München, BY, DE, 80807 Salo, FI, 24100 Bad Friedrichshall, BW, DE, 74177 Turku, FI, 20520 Uusikaupunki, FI, 23500

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