Cell Engineer - Commodity Delivery

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Listed on

16th November 2023




£35000 - £45000

Salary Notes

plus additions and benefits



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A leading premium automotive business and leading to move towards electric autonomous vehicles.



We are actively in pursuit of an accomplished Cell Engineer, poised to play a pivotal role in advancing our Commodity Delivery realm. This individual will be instrumental in supporting the development & delivery of the next-generation batteries for EV application.

Your mission? To work as part of the Cell Team in Powertrain Engineering. This is a diverse team with a range of backgrounds including Chemistry, Engineering & Computational Modelling. The team works on all levels of cell maturity including concept, programme delivery, validation & quality.


Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

Work on the next-generation HV batteries by working with the leading cell suppliers

Use your cell expertise to help drive business decisions

Deliver TCDS (Technology Creation and development System) & PCDS (Product Creation and development System) projects to support commodity delivery

Create & release engineering-based evidence reports demonstrating compliance with Legal Regulations & attribute requirements

Support troubleshooting of battery issues in BEV programs including 8Ds and Failure Mode Analysis

Manage a complex variety of change requests across multiple programmes, prioritising work appropriately within the wider business context.

Support research projects leveraging the ‘High-Value Manufacturing' Catapult collaboration with academia and Subject Matter Experts

File patent applications to protect new and innovative ideas

Undertake any other work as directed by their line manager in connection with their job as may be requested


Knowledge, Skills and Experience


Fundamental understanding of Lithium-ion cell working principles 

Strong IT skills with relevant experience of using a variety of virtual engineering tools, with a focus on CATIA V5/V6 and 3DX Dassault tool

Excellent communication skills with the ability to present complex topics to a range of audiences

Works well in a diverse team

Possesses drive to learn and develop


Experience in planning, co-ordination, delivery and reporting of requirements such as Product Creation Delivery System (PCDS)

Electrochemistry or engineering background at degree level or higher

PhD in Electrochemistry

A high skill level in advanced CATIA tools, including AVA models, to efficiently complete tasks such as part design, parametric modelling, linear FEA and Electro-thermal CAE and Structural CAE

A working knowledge of electrical systems and development processes, such as those used at JLR

Previous experience of working with Universities and Research partners

Experience in cell/module/pack design & testing

Excellent understanding of Geometric Dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T)

Six-sigma and root cause analysis experience

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