Senior Battery Design Engineer

04_Professionals (technical)
PC04 Eng. Serv. Mot

Your Skills & Responsiblities

To create schemes and layouts, detail design of components and systems, with consideration for manufacturing and assembly requirements.


  • To conduct feasibility studies, design engine components, systems and vehicle installations
  • To carry out value analysis/value engineering programmes
  • To create design drawings including geometric dimensioning and tolerancing
  • To present to clients in relation to the design work
  • To design test parts for development testing
  • To liaise with program suppliers, internal and external customers
  • To work together with other engineers in the business
  • To supervise less experienced staff
  • To monitor progress of the allocated tasks



  • A Degree in Engineering, or HND with relevant experience
  • Professional qualifications as appropriate
  • Membership of a professional body is desirible


    Your Skills and Experience

  • Relevant experience in the field of engine component and system design
  • It is desirable to have experience in one of the major CAD systems used in automotive design   (CREA, Catia or NX)
  • Knowledge of engineering fundamentals
  • Numerical and analytical skills
  • Familiarisation with Instrumentation techniques and hardware would be an advantage
  • Understanding of FMEA (Failure Mode Effects Analysis), DVP (Design verification plans) and problem solving techniques
  • Knowledge of working to quality procedures and systems
  • Report writing skills
  • Able to supervise the work of others
  • German language skills, advantageous not essential



  • Take ownership and enjoy resolving problems
  • Be adaptable, creative and enthusiastic
  • Ability to work on own and as part of a team
  • Confidence to communicate effectively at all levels
  • Must be self motivated and the possess the drive to complete tasks in a timely manner and with appropriate attention to detail
  • Ability to work well under pressure and to strict time constraints
  • Flexibility and willingness to travel to customer sites for both long and short durations (including secondments)




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Facts about the job

Benefits:  Benefits-UK/DI_LI_LS_MP_PE_PH_PP_SA
Entry level:  Experienced hires
Part- / Full-time:  Full Time
Functional area:  R&D
Department:  PC04 Eng. Serv. Mot

Northampton, GB

Company:  MAHLE Powertrain (UK)

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Your future at MAHLE

As a team player and someone who thinks ahead, you can deploy all your skills with us. In cooperation with colleagues from different countries and areas, you contribute in designing the mobility of the future. When selecting MAHLE, you choose trend-setting technologies and strategies. Are you interested in working with us and developing efficient and environmentally-friendly solutions, optimising existing products, and turning innovative ideas into reality? Then MAHLE is the right address for you.

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