Business Unit - R&D
Reports To – CTV manager, WB
Work in CT&V team, which belongs to R&D, as a technical contact window and a leader of battery area. This position is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day requirements of all battery related issues and as a member of all battery related projects. This includes support for design/design changes, cost reductions, quality improvement, and manufacturing. The position also requires management of the Shanghai Battery Lab including cell and pack testing, overseeing their completion, and assisting in cell selection.
A Typical Day
· Globally support on cell selection, new battery technology, together with functional manager.
· Perform battery area work on new project development.
· New cell introduction, issue cell verification plans and approve cells accordingly.
· Regional expert and advisor in the field of battery driven appliances.
· Monitor and implement battery related regulations in a timely manner.
· Support with quality team for project quality improvement towards battery area.
· Capture and research battery information on marketing product from R&D point of view.
· To establish, maintain battery related test standard and documentations.
· Oversee qualification of all cells and packs.
· Provide design assistance / reviews for all outsourced packs.
· Provide battery related technical support for all other departments.
· Oversee the Shanghai Battery Lab’s continuing development.
· Maintain responsibility for all battery related cost reductions.
· Maintain responsibility for all battery related quality issues.
Who You Are
· Minimum bachelor’s degree in science or engineering
· 5 years working experience, plus at least 3 years on R&D of battery packs
· Experience from manufacturing or appliance sector is preferable
· A team player
· Strong communication ability (both written and spoken)
· A thorough knowledge of Lithium batteries and the manufacturing of cells and packs are required
· Familiarity with quality control procedures is helpful
· Experience with battery related test equipment
· Language: Mandarin and English