Overview

Careers for those
Who prefer
the fast lane

YOUR FRONT-ROW SEAT

FOR REVOLUTIONARY ELECTROMOBILITY

We are Valmet Automotive: Since 1968, we have stood for integrated automotive engineering on behalf of world-renowned OEMs. Today, around 5,000 employees in Finland, Germany and Poland shape our success as a complete vehicle manufacturer in the automotive sector, and as a system supplier for battery systems as well as kinematic and convertible top systems. Our entire strategy, and especially our EV Systems branch, focuses on tomorrow’s mobility. We develop and manufacture battery systems from 48V to high voltage for vehicles and off-highway applications.

As part of our team, you’ll not only ignite the turbo boost for your professional development – you’ll be at the forefront of the electromobility revolution. Our work culture? Straightforward and honest. Arrogance is not our thing. We let our actions speak for themselves, are courageous, constantly learn new things – and respect each other. Because respect is at the heart of our team spirit. We take our tasks and you seriously. So, hit the start button and enrich us as a

Manager (f/m/x) System Design Battery – E-mobility
in Finland (Uusikaupunki, Turku, Salo) or in Germany (Bad Friedrichshall, Munich)

Your job site and team

No matter whether you join us in Finland or Germany – at every Valmet Automotive location you can be sure of state-of-the-art working environments, motivated colleagues and of consideration for your wishes.
As a member of our Engineering Department , you’ll develop the battery systems of the future. You can look forward to a steep learning curve, a state-of-the-art test environment and fascinating projects.

Here’s where you’ll make an impact

You`ll lead the battery system design team, including project staffing and resource planning, and develop the skills of your team of system engineers, system architects, cell and material specialists.
For your team, you will act as a consultant and mentor in the development of battery systems with a particular focus on battery system designs, concepts, system architectures, cells and materials.
To further improve our internal collaboration, you will develop system design engineering processes (SYS 1-3) from the PDP to the working level. You adapt work instructions & their implementation and ensure their further improvement up to interface descriptions (e.g., RASICs).
You will act as the first point of contact for project inquiries and provide escalation support for your team and lead engineers as needed.
As you are an organized person, you’ll ensure compliance with the requirements and standards.

This is your basic equipment

Completed studies in electrical engineering, mechanical engineering or similar
Several years of professional experience in a comparable position and in working together with OEMs
Leadership experience, also in a technical or project function are an advantage
Knowledge of all relevant battery system components and different Battery System architectures of LV- and HV systems, as well as understanding of the interaction between Electrical, Mechanical, Thermal & Chemical disciplines.
An excellent knowledge of processes such as PDP, A-SPICE and ISO26262, as well as regulatory and safety relevant norms and standards
Your English: Off the charts! Your Finnish or German: Also Excellent! Other strong points of yours: team spirit, the joy of discovering new things, and your personal success formula »change = chance».

Our special extras

Well-structured onboarding
Great development opportunities with clear career paths, target agreements and regular feedback
An employer committed to sustainable, environmentally conscious business practices
30 days of vacation as well as special leave days and great bonuses for certain private occasions
Capital-forming benefits and above-average company pension scheme
Friendly colleagues who want to set things in motion
Attractive, performance-related bonuses
Possibility of remote, flexible working (if your position allows it)
Ergonomic and modern workstations
Employee discounts and an employee referral program
We support your mobility with Bikeleasing
Versatile e-learning opportunities to explore new horizons
Entertaining, often unforgettable company events

Off to the starting line!

Simply upload your application documents via our application tool. If we have what you’d like, and you’ve got what we’re looking for, there’s nothing standing in the way of a first interview, in which we’ll be happy to clarify all your questions!
If you have any questions before you apply, Enrico Springer from HR will be happy to hear from you on +491755305467.
Apply now!
Note: Colorful teams are one of our key strengths. We welcome anyone who recognizes her- or himself in the ad above. We explicitly promote diversity, equal opportunities regardless of age, origin and gender, and the inclusion of handicapped people.