Teledyne Technologies

Principal Battery Engineer

Requisition ID
Company Name : Name
Teledyne Energy Systems
1st Shift - Day
Citizenship/Visa Requirement
US Citizen Only
Internal Code (for CareerBuilder)

Company Overview

Teledyne Energy Systems, Inc., located 15 minutes north of Baltimore, Maryland, is a leading provider of custom power systems and gas generation solutions based on proprietary fuel cell, battery, electrolysis, Stirling and thermoelectric technologies and staffed with a group of highly talented professionals. As a supplier of products and engineering services for demanding land, sea and space applications (including the Mars Curiosity rover power system), we offer exciting opportunities for energetic, self-motivated team players looking for challenging opportunities to start or grow their careers. We offer training and growth in both technical and program management tracks, and give our staff the opportunity to write papers, attend conferences and contribute to the extended technical community. We also have an excellent benefits package. Join our team and power your future with a company on the move. 

Position Summary and Responsibilities

Teledyne Energy Systems, Inc. is looking for a leader with a focus on product development and process engineering who possesses the skills to assess advances in the battery industry and implement programs which introduce leading edge battery technology to existing products. You will be a principal contributor to the definition and execution of the technology roadmap while identifying opportunities for engaging in materials research and technology development. If you are an innovative leader who understands the nature of collaboration and engagement with a cross-functional team, TESI is waiting for you.

 Essential Job Duties and Responsibilities:



  • Assume a leadership role in developing technical roadmap for growth in battery industry
  • Develop and execute strategic product development plans to meet customer requirements
  • Interact with vendors, customers and users of batteries and represent TESI as technical expert
  • Implement industry trends and technology into existing products
  • Serve as technical POC with customer in planning new programs
  • Formulate project plans for new work to support technical roadmap
  • Attend battery conferences and seminars to develop relationships and learn about advances in the industry – suggest work plans which are applicable to facility mission
  • Stay current with technological developments in the area of batteries, fuel cells, science and engineering through membership in scientific societies, participation in technical committees and industry organizations to keep pace with the ever-changing competitive environment
  • Identify new materials or technologies to expand the capabilities of the facility and formulate a program to introduce, test, and qualify these products
  • Provide advisory support on existing programs
  • Review and analyze test data
  • Prepare presentations
  • Provide technical support to Engineering, Manufacturing, Quality, and Test departments
  • Actively participate in the New Business Development, Engineering and Technical project meetings


Education and Experience


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Electrochemistry, Physics or Materials Science
  • 10 or more years of hands-on experience in battery industry
    • Master’s degree may be substituted for 2 years’ experience
    • Doctorate degree may be substituted for 5 years’ experience
  • Experience leading Lithium Ion battery development projects
  • Demonstrated technical leadership and strategic planning
  • Experience developing and delivering technical presentations
  • U.S. Citizenship required for government clearance and or data/software access.


Desired Experience:

  • Electrochemical cell design
  • Electrode coating and battery assembly operations
  • Testing and data analysis
  • Program management experience


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required

  • Strong electrochemistry background
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Results oriented with good planning and organization/work management skills
  • Ability to identify and solve problems
  • Proven experience with handling multiple projects simultaneously
  • Proficient with standard Microsoft office software
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills





Teledyne is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, transgender, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability, protected Veteran Status, genetics or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.    


If you need assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please email or call (805)373-4545.  Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.  Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will receive a response.  

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