Publication Date:  Jun 9, 2024

Salzgitter, DE

Company:  PowerCo SE

Battery Cell Engineer - Sodium Ion (all genders)

Technological development I Professionals
With whom you will CELLebrate

The mission has started. We proudly announce that in our Battery Valley we are starting our own battery cell production and the ramp up of our worldwide headquarters for global cell manufacturing. The CTO organization takes care of the battery cell development. Our responsibility includes research, predevelopment of materials and components, series development, prototyping, testing and analysis of battery cells.


How you will CELLebrate

  • Join Innovations team in engineering next generation sodium-ion batteries for Energy Storage, Electric Vehicles and other application
  • Create quality electrochemical test and analytic results to lead data-driven decisions during the R&D process
  • Organize design of experiment for cell design optimizations of sodium-ion prototype cells
  • Work closely with internal and external R&D labs in terms of set-up, prototype production and failure analysis
  • Lead and supervise external supplier development of sodium-ion materials for next generation cells

What you need for our CELLebration

  • University degree in a technical field (e.g. chemical engineering, materials engineering, process engineering, …)
  • Experience in the field of battery cell development, ideally cell design
  • Strong knowledge in battery fundamentals, testing and analytic procedures
  • Excessive communication skills in a multi-dimensional start-up environment
  • Skilled appraisal for detail, standard procedures and documentation
  • Excellent English skills (both written and oral)

What else can you bring

  • PhD related to the topic of sodium-ion batteries or materials
  • Experience with design and development of new battery technologies
  • Fluency in other languages (Chinese, Korean, German)

What to look forward to

  • Flexible working hours from 28 to 40h per week
  • Possibility of a 4-day-week (up to 35h per week)
  • 30 days paid + 10 days unpaid leave
  • Mobile work options
  • Relocation support
  • More benefits to come

We believe that the best results are created in a diverse and inclusive environment. 
Therefore, all qualified applications will be considered for employment regardless of age, race, religion, gender (identity), sexual orientation, national origin or disability.
Requisition Number: 1822