Banner Default Image Job

E-Mobility Chemist: Automotive Battery Cells – Dusseldorf

Back to job search

E-Mobility Chemist: Automotive Battery Cells – Dusseldorf

A rare opportunity has arisen for a chemist from an automotive or industrial background to join one of Europe’s largest businesses as they launch a brand new e-mobility team.

You will be working within a world-class scientific community to design and launch new products into the rapidly growing e-mobility market. From creating product specifications through to industrialisation, you will oversee the entire formulation process for products enabling battery safety & battery system performance. You will be interacting with executive level stakeholders both internally and externally, helping businesses across the globe to embrace the future of battery cell technology.  

Key responsibilities:

  • Spot market trends and distil them into product/technology roadmaps for automotive battery applications

  • Create innovative product specifications for all elements of battery performance, including assembly, protection, thermal management & mechanical stressing.

  • Build strategic partnerships with external customers to deliver world-class scientific solutions to leading automotive manufacturers

  • Advise customers around technological solutions to support batteries of the future

Skills & Attributes Required:

  • MSc or PhD in Chemistry, Physics, Material Science etc

  • Several years’ experience within batteries (cells, components, materials & systems) within automotive or aerospace sectors

  • Strong knowledge of battery trends & developments

  • Professional level proficiency in English (written & verbal) – German language skills are advantageous but by no means essential for this role

For any senior chemist who is looking for outstanding career development, the chance to work for one of the most reputable brands in the world, and exposure to some of the most complex scientific projects you’ll find anywhere, this is the perfect opportunity. To schedule a confidential discussion, apply directly or email your CV to today. 

Please note that we are currently experiencing a large volume of applications, so if you don't hear from us within 2 weeks, then unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. However we want to help as many people as possible who come into contact with Pod so please check out our online library, which is packed full of useful information and guides on things like CV writing, preparing for interviews and using linkedin for your job search -

Pod Talent are independent specialist recruiters in the Supply Chain, Procurement, Logistics, Manufacturing and R&D space covering roles internationally from entry to board level. We recruit for roles including Supply Chain, Demand Planning, Inventory Management, Direct and Indirect Procurement, Category Management, Logistics, Distribution, Warehousing, Production, Packaging, NPD and Quality Assurance. Please visit our website for all of our vacancies.