Power Electronic Engineer / Battery Specialist (m/f/d)
Full-time position – Starting date: asap – Location: Darmstadt/Germany
Do you want to shape the future of aviation? Do you share our vision of saving and improving lives through technology with a purpose? Then join our ambitious team of young talents and experienced professionals!
We at Wingcopter design innovative, high-performance drones that are operated all over the world in commercial and humanitarian operations. Our drone technology saves and improves lives every day.
Currently, we are looking for a Power Electronic Engineer/ Battery Specialist who supports the engineering team with designing the entire powertrain of our unmanned aircrafts.
What You’ll Do
- Design the entire powertrain (battery, controller, engine, propeller) of the Wingcopter electric VTOL aircrafts
- Oversee the new development of a smart battery system
- Design the overall system power supply (identify the right position of the voltage transformer, fuses, bus systems, etc.)
- Design and develop systems and components for a battery charging and storing
- Work closely with the avionics engineers and software teams on onboard electronics
- Be part of the overall product development team and work interdisciplinary
What You’ll Need:
- Master’s degree inelectrical engineering, mechatronics or similar
- Knowledge of industrially used LiPo battery regarding to authorization, requirements, etc.
- 2+ years’ experience in the field of powertrain electrical motors, charging systems or similar
- Experience with embedded programming and real-time controls
- Understanding of aviation industry preferred
What you’ll bring as a perfect candidate:
- You are a team player.
- You have a can-do mentality.
- You believe that technology can have a positive impact on society and our future.
What We’ll Offer:
- A highly motivated team
- The exciting life of a fast-growing tech startup
- The opportunity to develop and implement your own ideas
- The active promotion of your personal and professional development
- The chance to have a positive impact through your work
- An extraordinary working environment (we have our own swimming pool!)