Battery Thermal Management

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

ESSENTIAL DUTIES

  • Design and evaluate thermal system architectures for different vehicle platforms.
  • Define system level requirements, develop concepts and perform trade-off analysis.
  • Work closely with various stakeholders to define requirements for thermal management system control.
  • Perform CAE thermal analysis (Comsol, Ansys or equivalent) to demonstrate the effectiveness and efficiency of different cooling strategies.
  • Support the optimization of thermal management concepts.
  • Support integration of component level thermal system controller with vehicle control unit.
  • Run drive tests with thermal system controller to gather battery pack and vehicle thermal data.
  • Identify issues with thermal management system controller and provide sufficient solutions to management for consideration.
  • Build and manage a strong business relationship with suppliers.
  • Lead test plan development, issue resolution, and lab and in-vehicle testing of drivetrain units.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • A Master/PhD’s degree, in automotive or Mechanical engineer or related disciplines.
  • 5+ years of development experience in automotive industry
  • Extensive experience with various modes of heat transfer and thermal management materials and techniques, preferably in automotive applications.
  • Proficiency in CAD/CAE software tools, especially thermal CFD and FEA tools (e.g., Comsol, ANSYS).
  • Knowledge in developing formulations and verify the simulation by experiment design and measurement task are needed.
  • Proficiency in thermal measurement and design validation tools and techniques.
  • Proven track record of project management and product development.
  • Driven to complete project goals on time and deliver quality results; process and detail oriented.
  • Clearly understands technical issues and can justify technical decisions using data and analysis.
  • Creative thinking and high-level analytical ability.
  • Enjoys building a strong team and designing high-quality products.
  • Enjoys working in fast pace & diverse work environment, and values candid communication.

ELIGIBILITY/ REQUIREMENTS

  • 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 (Omid.Rahbari@abeegroup.com) a detailed resume and a short personal statement explaining your scientific and research interests.