Battery System Engineer(f/m/d)

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Date: 20-Nov-2022

Location: Mannheim, DE

Company: Alstom

Req ID:315871


We create smart innovations to meet the mobility challenges of today and tomorrow. We design and manufacture a complete range of transportation systems, from high-speed trains to electric buses and driverless trains, as well as infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a truly global community of more than 70000 people dedicated to solving real-world mobility challenges and achieving international projects with sustainable local impact.   

If you’re ambitious, driven and team-spirited, this is your opportunity to build a career as Battery System Engineer in Mannheim, GERMANY



  • Development of high-performance batteries for railway application incl. product definition, product development and product homologation together with external partners regarding battery technology, battery cells and battery modules.
  • Definition of all kind of functionality for a battery safe operation regarding cooling, protection, and interface to propulsion system. Standardization of interface to propulsion system. Increasing re-use of functionality, interfaces, and software.
  • Specification of battery management software and software to control the interface between batteries, cooling, and propulsion chain. Steering the related software development.
  • Global peer to propulsion system lead architects to define efficient and competitive battery assisted propulsion systems. Dimensioning of battery applications regarding power, capacity, and lifetime.
  • Development and maintenance of engineering specialist tools for battery dimensioning regarding performance and lifetime.



  • Master’s degree or equivalent in Electrical Engineering
  • Knowledge on battery technology for electrical propulsion.
  • Knowledge on electrical power transmission
  • Experience within the dimensioning of battery cell, module or battery backs preferred
  • Business fluent in German and English is mandatory
  • Open-minded to work in an international diverse team
  • Tools: Office 365, DOORS
  • Willingness to Travel: 10% of time




We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those under consideration will be contacted.





An agile, inclusive and responsible culture is the foundation of our company where diverse people are offered excellent opportunities to grow, learn and advance in their careers.  We are committed to encouraging our employees to reach their full potential, while valuing and respecting them as individuals.  


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