Senior Battery Mechanical Systems Engineer

FMC Global Talent - 30+ days ago
FMC Global Talent

Want to play a part in the development of cutting-edge automotive technologies? Our client is looking for a Battery Mechanical Systems Engineer to join their team in North Yorkshire.

The company

Our client design, manufacture and sell advanced single and double deck buses within the automotive market. They have developed a range of low-carbon buses with optimised drive systems, setting the benchmark for fuel economy and CO2 reduction. Their lightweight engineering, premium service and low running costs all contribute to these advanced passenger vehicles designed for a global market.


The role

As Battery Mechanical Systems Engineer you will support the integration, development, and test of the high voltage battery system of an Electric Vehicle, including safety, structural integrity, durability, and certification. You will also specify the packaging and integration features required for the battery applications.

Responsibilities include:


Leading the definition of battery system packaging, mounting and mechanical integration


Creating 2D drawings for vehicle manufacture


Creating 3D CAD models, including key features for approval with the vehicle mechanical teams


Supporting the product integration from specification to certification


Ensuring the required CAE specification, analysis and validation is completed


Ensuring the required CAE crash analysis, specification and validation is completed


Developing the specifications for all subsystems in the portfolio


Deliver projects on time and within cost constraints


Carrying out verification testing and validation


Supporting issue resolution of systems and technical problems


Leading testing activity to meet certification requirements


Managing the suppliers of the subsystems


Designing appropriate DVVP, Design and Test standards at all levels

The requirements

You will have a minimum of 5 years of experience in design and integration of thermal systems in the vehicle industry, and analysis and design of mechanical systems.


BTech / MTech in Mechanical Engineering


Hands on experience in analysis, design of mechanical and structural systems


Experience of prototype vehicle build up, system commissioning and managing issue resolution


Understanding of supplier landscape and experience of managing supplier technical delivery


Hands on experience using mechanical test facilities and system integration testing


Ability to determine root cause of design failures


Experience in Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE) Software tools such as RADIOS, MATLAB, Simulink, etc.


Strong track record of system integration and delivery - automotive domain is preferred


Analytical with strong attention to detail


Able to work both autonomously and as part of a team


Excellent written and verbal communication skills



Important information

FMC Contact for this role: James B Watson

Reference number: 9831

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