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Caterpillar, Inc. Sr Hardware Engineer (Battery Systems) in Griffin, Georgia

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Job Description:

Your Work Shapes the World

When you join Caterpillar, you are joining a team of makers, innovators and doers. We are the people who roll up our sleeves and do the work to build a better world. We don’t just talk about progress and innovation. We make it happen. And we are proud of that, because it helps our customers build and power the world we live in – the roads, hospitals, homes and infrastructure. Without a dedicated workforce Caterpillar could not effectively meet our customer’s needs. Join us.

Job Purpose:

This BMS HW Engineering Specialist role is within the growing space of battery module electrical systems and BMS in E&APSD. Incumbent will be responsible for developing the Battery Management System hardware, requirements, MGPP and architecture for a wide range of Caterpillar products.

Job Duties:

  • Translate NPI program requirements to technical specification for the BMS hw strategy and componentry

  • Single point of contact for Caterpillar’s BMS HW

  • Collaborate with various organizations to develop Battery Management System hardware

  • In addition to demonstrating technical expertise, this position will act as a technical team leader

  • Build relationships and leverage business unit and corporate validation experts

  • Stay abreast of battery system & BMS industry product trends

Basic Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree (or international equivalent) in an accredited Engineering curriculum

  • 10+ years of relevant engineering experience

  • Excellent analytical skills and understanding of complex engineering concepts and applications.

  • Requires a self-starter with strong technical leadership skills

  • Must have ability to communicate technical information effectively with team members and others in the work group, as well in other units, customers, and suppliers

Top Candidates Will Also Have:

  • Experience in Battery Systems and/or Battery Management Systems hardware

  • Experience in electronic component selection and integration

  • Experience in flexible and our rigid printed circuit board schematic and layout

  • Experience in manufacturability and or design for manufacturing of circuit boards

  • Experience in the development process for new components

  • Experience with other electric drivetrain components such as motors, power electronics, etc.

  • Knowledge of drivetrain systems for a range of architectures (hybrid, BEV, etc.)

  • Master’s degree (or international equivalent) in an accredited Engineering curriculum

Additional Information

  • The location for this position is available at multiple Cat facilities

  • Domestic relocation assistance is available for this position

  • This position may require 10% travel

  • Visa sponsorship is not available

Employee benefit details

Our goal at Caterpillar is for you to have a rewarding career. Our teams are critical to the success of our customers who build a better world.

Here you earn more than just a salary because we value your performance. We offer a total rewards package that provides benefits on day one (medical, dental, vision, RX, and 401K) along with the potential of an annual bonus.

Additional benefits include paid vacation days and paid holidays (prorated based upon hire date).

This employer is not currently hiring foreign national applicants that require or will require sponsorship tied to a specific employer, such as H, L, TN, F, J, E, O. As a global company, Caterpillar offers many job opportunities outside of the U.S. which can be found through our employment website at www.Caterpillar.com/Careers .

Relocation is available for this position.

EEO/AA Employer. All qualified individuals - Including minorities, females, veterans and individuals with disabilities - are encouraged to apply.