Battery Algorithms Engineer

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    Automotive, Motorsport

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    £Comp + Bens

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    Paul Branton

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    01268 455525

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    about 1 month ago

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Battery Algorithms Engineer (BMS)

£Competitve plus benefits



A Battery Algortihms Engineer is required to be involved in the development of world class battery technology for high performance applications in a range of sectors including automotive, motorsport, mining, aviation, marine and defence. Candidates with strong capability in advanced controls, and/or specific battery modelling and testing experience would be well received.

Due to increased workloads this company, a leading technology and engineering services business, based in Wantage, requires a proactive Battery Algorithms Engineer to be responsible for the development and validation of the next-generation of battery performance algorithms and diagnostics. As a Battery Algorithms Engineer you will be required to:

- Undertake model-based development of Battery Management System (BMS) control strategies and performance algorithms, including State of Charge, State of Health, State of Power etc

- Build models of battery systems (cell and pack level) to support battery algorithm virtual testing

- Integration and virtual testing of Battery Management Systems (BMS) performance algorithms, both for embedded and cloud deployment

- Integration of battery models into BMS virtual testing environment

- Proactively contributing to the development of battery management systems and diagnostics capabilities

The Battery Algorithms Engineer should have the following skills or experience:

- Degree qualified, ideally in an engineering subject

- Demonstrated Product Development or Research experience in Battery Systems

- Expertise in data analysis and modelling of physical systems in MATLAB and Simulink

- Knowledge of / familiarity with degradation mechanisms associated with Li-ion batteries in the context of health-adaptive battery models is desirable

- Demonstrated Product Development or Research experience in Battery Systems

- Experience in development of model-based Battery Management System (BMS) state-estimation algorithms and/or battery control strategies

- Knowledge of Control Theory; experience in applying Kalman Filters (LQE) is a beneficial

- Software validation using model/software/hardware in the loop; experience in cell-in-the-loop testing is advantageous

This is an excellent opportunity for anyone with experience in defining cell testing procedures, parameterisation and validation of robust ECN battery models and 1D thermal models to be involved in a diverse range of projects. In return for your experience, this Wantage based technology and engineering service business will offer you:

- £Competitive

- 26 Days holiday

- Excellent benefits package

No Certificate of Sponsorship is available. Demand for this role will undoubtedly be high and interviews will be arranged very soon. If you have experience as a Battery Algorithms Engineer and you want to be considered, please apply today. If you have any questions about the Battery Algorithms Engineer role, please contact Paul Branton at Jonathan Lee Recruitment on 01268 455525.


Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

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