Battery Management Systems Engineer

Battery Management Systems Engineer

Job Title: Battery Management Systems Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Munich
Salary: €45000 - €85000 per annum
Start Date: 2018-09-03
Reference: J140051
Contact Name: Francis Cook
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 03, 2018 17:24

Job Description

Are you an Engineer with experience of Battery Management Systems? Are you looking for an exciting new overseas opportunity?

KDC is working with a German Aerospace partner working on an exciting new project at the forefront of modern technology. You will be overseeing the development of battery and energy management in both hardware and software - developing ways to manage the available energy inflight and ensuring a safe landing.

You'll be:
• Development of airworthy battery management, and coordination of hardware and software implementation
• Development, implementation and validation of eVTOL energy management concepts
• Coordination of BMS/EMS integration with high power circuits, avionics, instruments and controls
• Cell and battery modelling on different fidelity levels
• Support of cell characterisation and tests
• Support of aircraft operation improvements regarding optimised operation and ageing of the battery, including charging strategies
• Close cooperation with departments for hardware and software development, avionics systems, and flight control
• Support of verification and validation
• Support of development of series production, maintenance and operating processes

You'll need:
• Knowledge of Li-ion technology and Li-ion battery management
• Experience in embedded hardware and software development
• Knowledge of cell and system modelling and simulation

To learn more and find out if this could be the next step in your career, please click apply!