Battery Modeling Engineer

ABEE is looking for a highly committed person to undertake the role of ‘Battery Modeling Engineer’.


  • Develop multiphysics-based models of lithium ion batteries under extreme operating conditions based on electrochemistry knowledge and test data
  • Develop robust battery models to predict cell behavior including but not necessarily limited to rate performance, life degradation, calendar aging, electrochemical and thermal response, and safety related behavior
  • Provide novel solutions of battery management control system to optimize dischargeable capacity, cycle life, and charge time
  • Formulate and execute designs of experiments to acquire sufficient data to train, validate, and test the battery models
  • Work on battery estimation algorithms regarding SOC, SOH, impedance, and performance limitation under given operating conditions
  • Work with cross-functional teams to develop, implement, test, and maintain your model
  • Develop advanced deep learning models and tools for data analysis and optimization
  • Deliver documents related to model and algorithm development
  • Work with intellectual property team to patent your inventions
  • Collaborate with battery team to determine and achieve battery performance and lifetime targets


  • MS or PhD degree in EE, ME, CS, Math, Physics, Chemistry, Materials or related field
  • Fundamental knowledge of lithium-ion cell electro chemistries and mechanisms
  • Experienced in creating Multiphysics-based models for electrochemical, thermal, mechanical systems
  • Experienced in using COMSOL or other Multiphysics-based package for battery simulation
  • Skilled in code developing tools such as Python and MATLAB
  • Familiar with battery testing equipment and test protocol
  • Experience in writing efficient code to process and analyze large data sets
  • High level of mathematical and advanced data processing and analysis capabilities
  • Excellent communication skills and team-oriented attitude
  • Comfortable with initiating and taking ownership of projects
  • Strong understanding of algorithm design, optimization, and verification
  • Strong mathematical knowledge and experience in statistical analysis, optimization, machine learning, and deep learning tools


  • Highly motivated mindset as well as a dedicated team spirit and pro-active approach to group problem solving
  • Strong accountability and responsibility skills
  • Open to travel
  • Fluent in English. French or Dutch language skills would be a plus

If you meet the above requirements and are interested in this position, please provide by email ( a detailed resume and a short personal statement explaining your scientific and research interests.