Battery Design Engineer

Job description

Our client is seeking a Battery Design Engineer to join our fast-growing team

This is a fantastic opportunity for someone with the right skillset.


  • Conceptualisation of mechanical architecture of HV battery modules
  • Responsible for the conformance of the battery module mechanical system to agreed requirements
  • Analysis and agreement of requirements in alignment with other teams (DFX)
  • Report to technical/mechanical lead on the status of projects
  • Generate reports on mechanical related topics
  • Be a key member of the risk management for module and related mechanical systems
  • Detail mechanical design of the cell module components
  • Documentation of part specific requirements in drawings and RFQ
  • Be the first point of contact for specific, technical part related questions
  • Detail mechanical design of the cooling parts inside the system
  • HV Battery module design – detailed structural design



  • Roughly 5+ years’ experience – but must have completed, at a senior level, at least 2 major electromechanical design and development projects from start to finish, such as a battery system for EV
  • Strong Mechanical Design experience in large electromechanical assemblies in automotive or other vehicles
  • Strong understanding of heat flows and cooling systems
  • Excellent knowledge and understanding of materials, joining techniques and industrialization methods for mechanical systems
  • Good understanding of electrical engineering requirements and its relationship with mechanical integration
  • Skilled in GD&T and Tolerance analysis – simple stack and statistical
  • Full appreciation of the development cycle – has understanding of approaches such as TQM, DFSS
  • Team lead experience
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Quick and efficient issue management
  • Strong personal responsibility
  • Software: 5 years in CAD – SolidWorks or similar
  • Fluent in English spoken and written


To apply for this position please contact Catherina at Sigmar Recruitment T: +353 91 749261 E:

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