Senior Battery Management System Engineer

Contract hours: Full time

Salary: £Competitive

Location: Bristol

Line Manager: Head of Power Supply

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Job Description

Vertical Aerospace is building technology to revolutionise how people fly. Our mission is to make air travel personal, on-demand and carbon-free.

We are currently entering a phase of rapid expansion with the objective of rapidly bringing competitive products to market. As part of this expansion we are looking for a Senior Battery Management System Engineer to lead functional specification of the battery management system and integration with the vehicle.


Your duties will be wide ranging and varied and will include:

  • Cascading the vehicle level requirements to the battery management system
  • Determining the design functionality of the vehicle’s battery management system
  • Designing a battery management system
  • Interfacing with the chosen battery management system supplier(s)

Basic Qualifications / Experience

  • 5 to 10 years’ experience in battery management systems
  • Developed battery management solutions using latest embedded controllers and mixed signal peripherals
  • Experienced in developing ERS for battery management ICs or solutions
  • Familiar with battery management algorithms and their interaction with HW, FW and systems
  • Experienced in mixed signal board level schematics designs with emphasis on interfacing with different types of ADCs, DACs and discrete power FETs and other components
  • Experienced in working with silicon teams to drive BMU (Battery Management Unit) level requirements and design compliance
  • Experienced in working with small technical teams to deliver creative product solutions consistently

To apply for this role, submit your CV and a covering letter to us.