Technical Project Manager- Battery Cell Design- Mechanical

Job title : Technical Project Manager- Battery Cell Design- Mechanical
Location : Baden-Württemberg
Job-type : Permanent
Salary : £80000 - £100000 per annum
Salary high : 100000
Salary low : 80000
Contact : Victoria Elliott
Call : Victoria
Email : email Victoria
Reference : TechPM- MECH_1661335990
An exciting battery client. is looking for a Technical Project Manager to lead the mechanical team. Our client is involved in the full lifecycle of battery technology. Ranging from research and development of new batteries and competences in electrochemical and material science research, to the development of new battery types to scaling up for manufacturing. They operate a large test area with over 1500 test channels for cell testing.

Start date: As soon as possible (notice period dependent)
Based in Baden-Württemberg (region Heidelberg/Mannheim/Karsruhe) 30 minutes by train from Stuttgart
Salary is negotiable depending on experience

Your tasks:

Technical responsibility for the development of battery cells from prototype status to transfer to series production. Together in a leadership role you will lead the development team. Your focus is the technical documentation and design of cell components as well as the technical support of the products from a development perspective during the product launch, e.g. change management and interface management between development and production. Her focus is on documentation, while her lead colleague focuses on practical test execution and development of machines for core processes.

specific tasks are:
- Technical responsibility for the area of development and design with the above-mentioned focus
- Development of battery cells with the aim of continuous improvement of product properties and cost reduction
- Development of new cell types
- Creation and coordination of requirement and functional specifications including FMEA and test plans for product validation


- Successfully completed studies in mechanical engineering, mechatronics, electrical engineering or a comparable field of study
- Knowledge of project management and product design, ideally in the field of battery development
- Confident appearance combined with excellent communication skills and assertiveness
- Ability to work in a team, structured and independently
- Conceptual and process-oriented thinking
- Commitment, initiative and creativity in finding new solutions
- Fluent English skills, German business fluent is desired (willingness to learn German)
- Occasional willingness to travel

Our offer (benefits):
- We offer you a challenging and responsible as well as varied job in the development environment of an innovative company.
- You can expect a cooperative, motivated working environment with flat hierarchies and appropriate powers of action and decision-making.
- Permanent employment contract
- Attractive remuneration
- Flexible working hours
- Job bike, also for private use
- Very good transport connection both by car and public transport
- Free parking
- Capital-forming benefits
- Common events such as summer party and Christmas party
- Free drinks (coffee, tea, water) and fresh fruit

Would you like to contribute to the success of our company with your skills?

Piper Maddox are operating on behalf of this client on a retained basis. Please apply with CV and Salary Expectation.

Piper Maddox is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.