HV Battery Systems Engineering

Göteborg, Sweden

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HV Battery Systems Engineering

Let us describe the challenge we offer

We are looking for a person with high experience within HV Battery System development who will have the overall responsibility of the systemization of the HV Batteries at Polestar. The area of responsibility spans from systemization of the battery performance attributes to electrical and mechanical functionality. Read more below and apply today!

In this role you’ll be a part of Polestars’ Battery System Design team which is a part of the Propulsion Department. This is a team with the mission to deliver results which exceed the customers’ expectations.

This position is based at our HQ in Gothenburg, Sweden.


What you´ll do

Essentially, you will be our expert analyzing and leading activities of battery attribute balancing and solutions. Your focus will be:

  • Working with battery attribute requirements, by analyzing demands on vehicle and electric propulsion system level together with propulsion system leaders.
  • Decide, dimensioning requirements based on attribute requirements and legal requirements together with the HV Battery System team and drive the way forward.
  • Optimize the complete HV Battery System, typically technical decisions with respect to performance, safety, quality, cost, and timing.
  • Lead conceptual development and suggest technical solution that meets performance and other attributes, costs, and time targets 

Who You Are

To be a great fit for this position we believe you have a strong will to create the future of electric vehicles – It’s probably fair to call you an EV nerd, passionate about solving climate changes. Your experience in Complete Battery System Engineering would be invaluable to us both in concept work and when working with current designs for increased customer satisfaction.

  • You are enthusiastic, motivated, well-organized, and driven. You’re not afraid to try new approaches and out of the box methods. Further on we believe you have a holistic view, including vision, business, and customers.
  • You are a fast learner and it is qualifying to have previous experience in systemization of HV battery design for Automotive industry
  • Understanding the electrical aspects of designing HV systems.
  • Experience in HV Battery standards (China Battery GB standards, UNEC R100 and IEC-, SAE-, ISO- battery standards)
  • Basic knowledge in safety aspects of Battery design
  • Education within electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, chemical engineering or other similar university degree is mandatory for this job.

At Polestar, you will be a part of a cross-functional and international team, with English as a natural language for written and spoken communication. Personal fit will be of great importance in this recruitment, as we are actively working to build a team with diverse experience, gender and background.

If you are an innovative, open-minded person who believes that electrification is the future of the auto industry, we would like to hear from you.


Polestar - the guiding star.

We are an electric performance brand, determined to improve the society we live in. Our focus is on uncompromised design and technology. Passion and emotion drive us, electricity and innovation drive our cars. Our products are excellent, efficient and entertaining. In Polestar’s future, there is no room for shortcuts, excuses or compromises. We are all in, dedicated on our ambition. Guiding our industry forward through pure, progressive, performance.

At Polestar, the sky is the limit.


Is this you? If you are interested in joining the Polestar family, don't wait with submitting your application. We apply a continuous selection process and the job post will be open until the position is filled.

Are you ready for the journey? Which is electric by the way...

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