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Manager High Voltage Battery Systems

Salary: £0

Location: Warwickshire

Job type: Permanent

Category: Management

Description: Job Purpose: To be responsible for the on-time delivery of all High Voltage battery system and integration activities across all. Responsibilities: As Manager of High Voltage Battery Systems, you will be responsible for the following activities: To define and own HV battery system and their integration into vehicle from concept through to production Lead team of engineers and external suppliers to deliver HV battery systems on time into production, including achieving: Quality: Identify & contain potential quality concerns using engineering quality systems (FMEAs, Robustness Studies) Cost: Definition of programme cost targets and working with suppliers to deliver system that achieves these targets Weight: Definition of programme weight targets and managing CAD engineers to design system that achieves targets Function: Generate robust System Design Specification to define system functional targets; deliver components to achieve targets; support Test & Development team with DVP planning & execution & ensure supplier tests are completed on time. Package: Manage CAD engineers to achieve static & dynamic clearance targets, negotiate component change in other R&D departments if required to achieve clearances. Main point of contact for High Voltage battery systems for feasibility, functionality and resolution of technical issues Work cross-functionally with other R&D departments to define HV and associated LV systems achieving vehicle requirements Acquire and evaluate competitor benchmark information to influence concept creation in early project phases Coordinate system and supplier comparison studies and evaluate RFQ responses to influence management decisions Establish regular design reviews with cross functional teams Support Functional Safety & Cyber Security, Patents and Intellectual Property teams Train, coach and present technical information and share the knowledge. Develop and deliver commodity strategy for HV battery systems Develop and record best practices and lead development of HV battery system design manuals to handle the Powertrain Electrification requirements of today and the futureQualifications/Experience: Essential areas of previous experience required to undertake this role include: Delivery of high voltage battery systems for hybrid and/or electric vehicles Knowledge of all relevant vehicle legislation and certification requirements for high voltage automotive battery packs Knowledge of project life cycle management from early R&D to series production Hands on experience of working with LV and HV systems. Leadership of product development projects to productionPreferred areas of experience include: High Voltage Automotive Battery Systems development for high performance hybrid and/or electric vehicles Understanding of hybrid/electric powertrain system functionalities and attributes at vehicle, system & component levels Automotive powertrain electrical, electronic and mechanical integration knowledge Use of test equipment to support electrical and electronic system testing Driving product development issues to a resolution Strong user of MATLAB/Simulink Experience with CAD (NX, CATIA) Responsibility in Formula Student/SAE team


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