ABS is a team of experienced battery systems experts with decades of experience in designing, developing and manufacturing advanced battery systems for the transportation industry. As Pioneers of the advanced automotive battery industry, we are leveraging the power of experience & knowledge to bring electrified mobility battery solutions to emerging transportation, industrial and commercial markets.
The Testing Engineer evaluates the performance of lithium-ion cells, modules, and low/high voltage battery packs for American Battery Solutions, Inc. The individual executes the validation testing by the following: connects devices under test; writes validation quality testing scripts to enable 24/7 operation; operates and maintains lithium-ion battery test equipment; and collects, processes analyzes, and communicates test data to internal/external customers. The role is vital to the success of the organization as the Testing and Validation Engineer executes the validation testing of internal battery products and supports the testing services which American Battery Solutions, Inc. provides to external customers.
Evaluates performance of internal and external lithium-ion cells, modules, and packs by executing test plans, statistically analyzing the subsequent test data, publishing testing reports, and communicating the test data in accordance with program timing (45%).
Operates and maintains lithium-ion cell, module, and battery pack charge/discharge test equipment and environmental test equipment from a variety of equipment manufacturers by applying in-depth experience, maximizing utilization of equipment resources, troubleshooting, scheduling preventative maintenance, and scheduling repair services (30%).
Develops testing methods by studying internal and external customer requirements and researching test literature (15%).
Expands professional and technical knowledge by attending educational seminars and conferences, reviewing professional publications, and establishing personal networks (10%).
Bachelor of Science and/or Engineering Degree in Electrical / Mechanical Engineering or equivalent degree or ≥2 years of progressive experience in lithium-ion battery testing and validation; including cells, modules, and low/high voltage battery packs.
Adept in data processing and statistical analysis; particularly with lithium-ion test data.
Skilled with operating and maintaining battery charge/discharge testing equipment and environmental chamber equipment from multiple manufacturers.
Willing to work hands-on with batteries and test equipment.
Effective communicator, capable of concisely presenting highly technical test data to internal and external customers.
Willing to learn from Senior Testing and Validation Engineers and other team members.
Educated on common lithium-ion cell, module, and battery pack test certifications.
Capable of carefully maneuvering large battery packs with the proper safety standards and support.
Self-motivated problem solver pays attention to the details, challenges the status quo, and strives for continuous improvement.
Contributes to team growth by collaborating with cross-function teams and completing projects in a timely manner.
Abides by safety standards and protocols.