Do you have experience in design and integration of thermal systems in the vehicle industry? Our client is looking for a Battery Thermal Systems Engineer to join their team and drive projects forward.
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.
As Battery Thermal Systems Engineer you will support the integration, development, and test of the high voltage battery thermal system of an Electric Vehicle, including safety, performance, durability, and certification. You will also specify the vehicle thermal system and integration features required for the battery applications.
Leading the specification and design of the battery management systems
Creating 2D drawings for vehicle manufacture
Creating 3D CAD models, including key features for approval with the vehicle mechanical teams
Reviewing the 3D simulation and test data
Delivering robust architectures through best practices such as DFMEA, DFA, DFM
Supporting the product integration from specification to certification
Deliver projects on time and within cost constraints
Carrying out verification testing and validation
Analysing the requirements from the battery
Reviewing the battery pack simulation (CFD)
Developing specifications for all the subsystems in these networks
Managing the suppliers of the subsystems
Designing appropriate DVVP, Design and Test standards at all levels
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 thermal systems.
BTech / MTech in Mechanical Engineering
Hands on experience in analysis, design of fluid based thermal systems
Experience in analysing pressure drops, flows, heat rejection and balancing
Understanding of supplier landscape and experience of managing supplier technical delivery
Experience in designing, setting up and testing using thermal system test facilities
Hands on experience in system integration testing
Ability to determine root cause of design failures
Experience in Computer-Aided Engineering?(CFD) Software tools such as GT Suite, ANSYS, OpenFOAM, PowerFLOW, SimScale, etc.
Strong track record of system integration and delivery - automotive domain is preferred
Analytical with strong attention to detail
Strong organisational skills
Able to work both autonomously and as part of a team
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
FMC Contact for this role: James B Watson
Reference number: 9833