Do you have what it takes to enable the future of energy? Northvolt is right now looking for a Thermal Design Engineer for Li-ion cell development to join our team and be involved in the development of Prismatic and Cylindrical cells. You will be given the opportunity to develop li-ion battery cells, impacting cell designs, performing simulations, setup tests concepts, create and develop modules etc. as well as being a part of building one of the first European large-scale lithium-ion battery factories.
We are searching for a Thermal Design engineer with experience of developing Li-ion cells but can also have similar experience of designing products from a thermal perspective and it challenges. Having a good understanding of production processes and have a proven record of taking part in the full development of products is a qualifying experience, including develop models and simulations results to support and drive the design.
At Northvolt we work tightly together with a low level of hierarchy and we encourage different backgrounds and level of experience. What we all have in common is that we are bold, passionate and in whatever area we are working in we do it with excellence towards a greener and more sustainable future! Do you have what it takes to be a part of our team?
Apply with CV and cover letter or your complete LinkedIn profile.
Full time employment, fixed salary.
The role requires travelling within Europe and to Asia.
+3 years of thermal and/or simulation design experience with focus on Li-ion cells, where part of the experience is in product development.
Experience from development and testing of secondary batteries, lithium-ion based technologies is preferable
Excellent communication skills as you will be in constant interaction with international customers and team members from both the technical and business development side
Recognize the risk of cell/battery development and production
Strong Hands-On computer aided design skills
Preferably has experience and has practiced electrode and cell design, electrode preparation process, cell fabrication and electrochemical performance evaluation
Experience from one or several of COMSOL, Ansys, Siemens NX or similar CAE simulation software is a must
Excellent English written and oral skills. Korean, Japanese, German or Swedish is a plus!
Ability to work under high pressure with tight deadlines
Strong organization skills and used to manage a range of activities simultaneously
Ability to work well with others in a team environment, as well as independently
World leading technique
Top specialists as team peers
Wellness grant & Team Training Tuesdays
Northvolt was founded in 2016 with the mission to build the world’s greenest battery cell, with a minimal carbon footprint and the highest ambitions for recycling, to enable the European transition to renewable energy. Northvolt’s team of experts is building the next generation battery cell factory focused on process innovation, scale and vertical integration. Once completed, it will be Europe’s largest battery cell factory and produce 32 GWh worth of capacity annually.
We are currently in an exciting fast-growing phase and operate in a busy, fast moving environment, dealing with a wide range of stakeholders. We are staffing our international office in Stockholm, our R&D facility, Northvolt Labs, in Västerås, as well as our Gdansk facility for production of battery systems. We are also preparing for upcoming positions at the main factory, Northvolt Ett, in Skellefteå.
We want to work with experienced battery experts as well as talented and purpose driven people from all kinds of disciplines to make this happen. Those of us already on board share a bold streak and a passion for our mission. We are prepared to work hard in pursuit of excellence. We enjoy the ride and our main drive is to make a difference for real. We are a team dedicated to thinking new, working hard and having fun. Join us today!