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Ikerbasque Eusko Jaurlaritza

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This job offer was closed at 2024-03-01


Researcher for the Battery Testing Unit

Research Field: Engineering 
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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 involving battery system testing.

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.

Yo will join the Storage Systems Unit to work on training and/or company transfer projects. They must be capable of multitasking, optimising resources and maximising results.

Your work will focus on the following activities:

Instrumentation of battery modules
Test cycle programming
Test result analysis
Test report generation
Test procedure definition
Analysis of testing requirements for new projects
Adaptation of testing facilities to new standards
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

Degree/Master in electrical engineering, power electronics, energy, smart grids, automation and industrial control or similar.


Fluent in spoken and written English.


The successful candidate will demonstrate a sound knowledge in:

Knowledge of energy storage systems
Knowledge of CAN, Modbus and Ethernet communication protocols
General programming skills
Analytic and repair skills, technical curiosity
Problem-solving mentality

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