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Systems Engineer - Energy Storage



Software Engineering
Munich, Germany
Posted on Thursday, June 23, 2022

A career at Lilium is for those who want to do something extraordinary. We take pride in pushing the boundaries of engineering, technology and customer experience.

As part of a team, you will tackle challenges and deliver something that has never been done before. By joining Lilium you will have the opportunity to work with a world-class entrepreneurial team of more than 800 people who are as passionate about changing the world as you are.

You will always act with safety and integrity in mind and embody our core behaviors of efficient and positive collaboration, ownership of time, continuous improvements and, ultimately delivering results.

We thrive on diversity and creating an inclusive culture, with more than 50 nationalities currently working hard to bring our vision of a sustainable world to life.

Your Role and your Team:

We are looking for an outstanding Senior Energy Storage System Engineer to join our innovative team that will shape the future of urban e-mobility. This position will contribute, as part of an integrated cross-functional team, to the energy systems architecture, design, and delivery of the Lilium Jet. This will include the development of the high power energy storage equipment for our e-VTOL.

Your Tasks:

· Electrical design of innovative high voltage energy storage systems with focus on electrical topics like grounding and bonding, creepage and clearance analysis and busbar design

· Specification and Management of System-, Equipment and Component requirements

· Development and validation of electro-thermal models for battery performance evaluations

· Specification of V&V strategy and support of laboratory testing and qualification activities

Your Profile:

· Degree in relevant engineering discipline such as Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Mechatronics or a related field

· Min. 2 years of professional experience with high voltage battery systems in aerospace or similar relevant fields (automotive, military, heavy duty)

· Experience in systems engineering (ARP4754, ISO/IEC 26702 or similar) and (functional) safety (ARP4761, ISO26262 or similar) processes

· Strong knowledge of industry standards and good practices in battery system design, power distribution, electrical wiring, printed circuits, EMC, bonding, insulation, and related electrotechnical components and materials

· Experience in defining test plans and designing test setups as well as analyzing test results

· Skilled in battery system and electrical network modelling and analysis

· Experience with battery management systems would be beneficial

· Strong motivation to support build processes and guidelines for battery and power distribution systems

· High level of self-reliance with the ability to work in a team, as well as autonomous

· Target-oriented, driven workstyle with analytic problem-solving skills are required

· Fluent English language skills are essential, fluent German or any other language would be beneficial


Want to know more? Then view our 'Why join Lilium' page!

Life at Lilium:

The wellbeing of our employees is a high priority. In our HQ we have many initiatives such as free healthy food and drinks, free in-house gym and health days. In remote offices we offer online opportunities to stay connected and develop yourself as well including our culture club, free e-library, learning terminal, Employee Assistance Program and many more.

Lilium is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals regardless of ethnicity, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age.