System Engineering Team Leader

Are you an experienced engineer, who knows very well about lithium-ion batteries, and already has management experience? Do you want to drive forward the electrification and transformation of industry and mobility?

Join our partner’s project as a System Engineering Team Leader 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 systems engineering and projects for industrial customers
  • Responsible support for industrial customer projects
  • Primary contact person for the customer and control of queries and tasks at LION Smart and suppliers, as well as active participation in the development of proposed solutions for the customer
  • Control, monitoring and approval for all activities relating to product safety, electrical safety and functional safety concerning the scope of delivery in the application
  • Control, monitor and release for all activities regarding mechanical integration, electrical integration, thermal integration and integration regarding communication concerning the scopes delivered in the application
  • Final release of the specified solution in the application
  • Further development of the internal process landscape of the industrial customer segment


  • 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
  • Several years of development experience in the area of vehicle and battery development
  • 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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