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Ikerbasque Eusko Jaurlaritza

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This job offer was closed at 2024-05-10


Battery Modelling Researcher

Research Field: Chemistry 
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Job Summary

The CIDETEC Energy Storage institute is looking for a researcher to join its staff in the Storage Systems Unit to work on battery modelling area.

Job Description

If you want to be part of this revolution, we are waiting for you!

Our work covers the entire value chain, from battery chemistry to the final application. We design and develop cells, modules and battery packs tailored to our customers’ needs, with a clear focus on technology transfer to industry.

Your contribution

You will form part of a state-of-the-art research centre, geared to sustainability and the circular economy, which has helped electrify Spain’s roads and is now working towards 100% future sustainability.

Yo will join the Storage Systems Unit, working on knowledge generation and industrial projects.

Your work will focus on the following activities:

Design of battery characterisation testing.
Database management and maintenance.
Data processing.
Development of equivalent battery models.
Development of battery control strategies.
Involvement in international project management activities.
RDI in digital twins and their applications.
Development of big data projects.

What we offer you

At CIDETEC you will be able to develop your career alongside a team of top-level professionals, in a young yet committed environment, dedicated to innovation and seeking to provide practical solutions that result in a more sustainable world.
Professional development opportunities that allow you to build a solid career, working on projects that transform both industry and society.
Work with teams at the very highest level in local, national and European settings.
Work-life balance initiatives
Continuous training
Privileged setting in a safe and friendly environment
Variable remuneration package for all employees



University degree and technological curiosity


Fluent in spoken and written English.


The successful candidate will demonstrate a sound knowledge in:

Battery testing design.
Programming in interpreted languages such as Python and MATLAB.
Design and management of structured and unstructured databases.
Interest in data analysis.
Programming in C++.
Knowledge of optimisation algorithms.
Knowledge of industrial control algorithms.
Application of artificial intelligence algorithms.


A highly motivated person, with a keen interest in research and innovation, you will join a multidisciplinary team. You will be able to organise your work, meeting both the deadlines and the established objectives. Problem-solving capacity and scientific criteria. Good communication skills, both verbal and written.

Having undertaken a placement abroad and more than 3 years’ work experience will be considered a plus.


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Job Details

Type of Contract Other 
Status Full-time 
Hours Per Week 39  
Company/Institute CIDETEC 
Country SPAIN 
State/Province GIPUZKOA 

Organization/Institute Contact Data

Organization CIDETEC 
Organization/Institution Type Research Laboratory 
Faculty/Department/Research Lab  
Country SPAIN 
City Donostia - San Sebastian 
State/Province Guipuzcoa 
Postal Code E-20014 
Street Paseo Miramón, 196 
Phone +34 943309022 
Mobile Phone  

Application Details

Envisaged Job Starting Date 2023-10-27 
Application Deadline 2024-05-10 
How To Apply