Battery Management System Team Leader (BMS)

Are you an experienced engineer, are you very familiar with battery management systems and already have management experience? Do you want to drive forward the electrification and transformation of industry and mobility? Then you are exactly right with us!

We are looking for a Battery Management System Team Leader (BMS) to drive quality and innovation and shape the future of an energetic industry.


  • Technical, professional and disciplinary leadership of the assigned team in the areas of software, hardware and testing
  • Development of the strategic direction of the BMS department
  • Decision on the use of specific tools/applications to improve processes in development
  • Creation of project and cost planning, including resource planning in the BMS team
  • Coordination and control of the work packages and results of the development team, as well as ensuring development quality within the specified time and cost framework
  • Project-specific communication with customers and product-specific agreements with partners and suppliers
  • Product and process optimization, as well as the implementation of new processes
  • Motivational leadership and further development of teams
  • Networking the BMS department with the other departments in the company, especially with sales, project management, the battery systems engineering department and quality


  • Completed technical studies (computer science, Electrical Engineering, mechatronics, etc.)
  • Several years of relevant professional experience as a manager in the battery industry in controlling and leading smaller teams
  • Process knowledge and experience for successful series product development (ISO26262, A-SPICE)
  • Expertise in battery management systems for lithium-ion batteries and embedded systems and control devices
  • Strong analytical and conceptual project management skills, as well as excellent problem-solving and decision-making skills
  • Experience in employee management, including the corresponding soft skills
  • Commitment, creativity and assertiveness
  • Strong awareness of costs, deadlines and quality
  • Teamwork and persuasiveness
  • Fluent written and spoken German and English skills

What we offer

  • Attractive salary for fun work
  • Employer-funded pension
  • Best development opportunities in a future industry
  • Short decision-making processes and an agile working environment
  • An international and diverse team that shares the same enthusiasm
  • 30 days of vacation, flexitime and home office ensure a good work-life balance
  • Free parking, fine coffee and a full fruit basket, team events and sports activities

About the project

Our client, a cutting-edge engineering service company based in Germany, specializes in advancing battery storage technology for automotive OEMs, aerospace suppliers, and various industries. The company’s expertise extends to battery pack and management system development, coupled with strategic advisory services in lithium-ion storage technology. Their commitment is to redefine technological possibilities, making batteries more efficient and sustainable for the future.

Job Category: Automotive Electrical Engineering Embedded
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Germany hybrid

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