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Process Engineer for Battery Cells Assembly

Research Field: Engineering 
Sub Research Field:  

Job Summary

CIDETEC Energy Storage is looking for a process engineer to work in the Energy Materials Unit. We are seeking a person with project and people management skills including technical task planning, analysis of results, writing monitoring reports for clients and R&D team leader.

Job Description

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

The developer will join the Energy Materials Unit, working on the process of cell assembly with the aim of improving the process and obtaining an indepth knowledge of the main parameters affecting the cell assembly.

Your work will focus on the following activities:

Analysing the assembly process and identifying critical parameters to optimize the processs.
Determining failure modes of the assembled cells, relating them to the corresponding assembling step and defining corrective actions to mitigate the failures.
Closely communicating with machine suppliers during new equipment search and new equipment fine-tuning at facilities.
Elaborating process documentation.
You will also be involved in:

Planning technical tasks.
Participating in different projects focused on cell assembly tasks.
Managing projects documentation, both internal and external, including writing project reports.
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

Process engineer, mechanical engineer, mechatronic, battery engineer


High level of written and spoken English


The successful candidate will demonstrate a sound knowledge in:

Manufacturing processes
Mechanical setup development
CAD Programming (solidworks, Autocad, etc.)

Technical knowledge on batteries will be considered a plus
Ability to work as part of a team and also independently.
Being able of carrying out several lines of work simultaneously, optimizing resources and maximizing results.


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.


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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 2023-11-03 
Application Deadline 2024-03-01 
How To Apply