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Senior Battery Control Engineer

Ref: BROADBEAN_529941558520868

on 22 May 2019
Contract Type
£40,000 - £55,000

Due to continued growth in the Hybrid Electric Vehicle space, Modis' client seek a Senior Battery Control Engineer primarily working on the controller part of the battery.

This role involves a real focus on BM algorithms, Code generation onto embedded battery controller;and control functionality.

Candidates already in the UK and working under a Tier 2 Sponsorship will also be considered.


  • Development of battery management algorithms;
  • Code generation onto embedded battery controller;
  • SiL and hardware bench testing of battery management software;
  • Design of battery system architecture and controller functionality;
  • Review and participation in supplier due diligence;
  • Functional safety review of battery management;
  • Performance characterization of battery cells using test bench
  • Development of battery simulation models;
  • Battery sizing calculations for hybrid, opportunity charge and electric vehicle applications.

Key Skills:

  • Experience in developing embedded control algorithms for automotive;
  • Proficient use of Matlab / Simulink;
  • Experience with embedded controllers;
  • Experience with automotive CAN tools (one of Peak CAN, CANalyser, Softing);
  • Experience with software version control;
  • Deep understanding and experience with common lithium-ion battery cell types and their performance characteristics;
  • Experience with lithium-ion battery systems for automotive.

We look forward to receiving your application for the unique opportunity to join this growing, high tech team.

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