Battery Test Specialist/Engineer

A BIT ABOUT US

GBatteries was founded six years ago to tackle one of the world’s most pressing issues: the transition to a cleaner future through electrification. We are pioneering battery technology which enables ultra-fast charging of Li-ion batteries without compromising battery life — and without changing the battery’s chemistry or manufacturing process.​ Ultimately, our mission is to accelerate the mass adoption of electric vehicles.

We are working on some of the biggest challenges in energy storage, and are looking for the right people to join us as we develop our technology and continue to scale.

THE OPPORTUNITY AND THE ROLE

As a Battery Test Specialist, you'll be working in our R&D Team analyzing and parsing data, developing our unique charging technology, and helping support the tools that enable us to run mission-critical tests. You'll be part of a tight-knit test team working on a multitude of customer and internal research projects, furthering the development of our technology.

We've not set it in stone, however our preferred salary range for this position is $50,000 - $70,000.


THE SKILL SET

  • College or bachelors degree in an engineering, math, or related field
  • Strong proficiency with Python
  • Experience in collecting, reviewing and analyzing test data and writing detailed test reports
  • Practical laboratory experience (ideally including the testing of lithium ion batteries)
  • Working knowledge of electrical engineering fundamentals and basic circuitry

WITHIN 1 MONTH, YOU'LL...

  • Become familiar with our in-house testing platform, and our overall battery test methods and strategy
  • Work with the team to implement your first battery test profiles and get an understanding of the projects we work on

WITHIN 3 MONTHS, YOU'LL...

  • Learn the ins-and-outs of the important characteristics of the main Li-ion battery cell chemistries
  • Manage a testing project within our technology development stream
  • Learn the full testing process and work with the entire R&D team on maintaining the testing pipeline

WITHIN 6 MONTHS, YOU'LL...

  • Manage test runs for many battery test streams and projects
  • Understand the intricacies of Li-ion battery testing, and develop test strategies and plans
  • Be a key part of the test team and provide input on improvements for the test software and charging algorithm

WHAT WE OFFER

We are working on many exciting projects towards our ultimate goal of breaking down the final barrier preventing the adoption of electric vehicles; range anxiety. We’re a growing company working with some of the largest manufacturers in the world, and there’s still a huge amount to do. You’ll be able to see the impact of your work from day one, and have the opportunity to see the final effect on real world products. We encourage unconventional thinking, and seek resilient problem solvers who aren’t afraid to get their hands dirty.

Of course, we also offer other great benefits:

​Inclusive parking, full dental and health coverage, a renovated and spacious office, fridge and pantry filled with drinks and snacks, and regular weekly social events. We’re conveniently located near the 417 highway with easy access via major public transit routes, right beside a small park and an assortment of shops and restaurants.

During the pandemic, we are operating remote-by-default.

HOW TO APPLY

Is the idea of enabling the global mass adoption of electric vehicles exciting to you? We’d love to hear from you! To apply please include a short message addressed to Henry Rearden within the application below; no cover letter necessary. If you have any questions, or just want to say hello, feel free to reach out to Casey Helmer on LinkedIn.

We particularly value diversity, and we know that experience comes in many forms. If your unique experience is close to what we’re looking for, please still consider applying.

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