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Ikerbasque Eusko Jaurlaritza

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Pre-doctoral researcher for the Battery Modelling Line

Research Field: Engineering 
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Job Summary

CIDETEC Energy Storage is seeking to recruit a person to join its Energy Materials unit, to carry out a doctoral thesis on the development of advanced physico-chemical models for implementation in BMS.

Job Description

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.

You will undertake your thesis in the highly innovative area of multi-physical models in BMS control.

Your work will be geared to:

Development of surrogate models
On-board and cloud implementation of the models
Validation of the models developed in a real BMS

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 for a more sustainable world.
Professional development opportunities that will 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



Fluent in spoken and written English.


The successful candidate will demonstrate a sound knowledge in the following areas:

Programming in Python
Knowledge of numerical algorithms
Knowledge of batteries
Knowledge of the following will also be considered an advantage:

Real-time system monitoring and control
Modern programming tools, visualisation and version control (Git)


We are seeking a highly motivated person with an interest in research and innovation, to join a multi-disciplinary team. They must be able to organise their work and meet deadlines and targets.


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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 
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Application Details

Envisaged Job Starting Date 2023-11-03 
Application Deadline 2024-03-01 
How To Apply