BEV Powerpack Design Engineering Leader

BEV Powerpack Design Engineering Leader

Morris Commercial Ltd,, is a UK-based automotive engineering and manufacturing start-up with innovation as its core value and a vision of creating desirable carbon neutral transport. Morris Commercial set out to revive the historic British Icon, the Morris J Type, with state of the art technology, zero emission, full battery electric and complete newly engineered vehicles with the timeless iconic, original Morris Commercial design, heritage and beautiful British craftsmanship –  Morris JE. We are looking for a dynamic and highly motivated individuals with extensive experience and a proven track record in BEV powertrain systems particularly in battery pack design, engineering and commission. The successful candidate must be passionate about cars with a strong belief in the future of electric vehicles

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Participate in the vehicle life cycle development through concept to engineering design, prototype build, certification, to Job 1
  • Work with body and chassis engineering team to deliver powertrain systems from concept through to production for new Morris JE and future vehicle advanced propulsion systems
  • Design and engineer and manage the battery pack system for the Morris JE and future models.
  • Create and deliver technically advanced electric propulsion system proposals and overall system strategy ensuring a balanced and measured system solution to achieve targets for Performance, Mass, Cost, Quality, Timing & Compliance.
  • Select, validate, and engage suppliers for relevant parts and systems
  • Liaise with suppliers and manage the progress to meet the timing, specification, and engineering requirement.

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

  • Engineering degree or equivalent qualifications
  • Expert knowledge of system engineering and requirements management.
  • A comprehensive understanding and experience of HV battery systems
  • Proven experience in the delivery of electrified powertrains, battery and associated Systems
  • Comprehensive technical knowledge of product development and new technology introduction processes and principle
  • Broad automotive engineering and manufacturing knowledge
  • Battery system design and commissioning experience
  • Strong problem-solving skills, mindset, and proven record in meeting deadlines
  • Ability to use engineering design software such as Catia and/or equivalent

Personal attributes:

  • Professional, credible, and responsible
  • Demonstrates great drive to achieve outstanding results
  • Resilient and adaptable
  • Passionate about the environment and believing in the electric revolution of the automotive industry
  • Flexibility to work evenings and weekends as required
  • Willing to travel and attend meetings and suppliers in the UK and overseas

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