Teledyne Technologies

  • Principal Battery Engineer

    Job Locations US-MD-Sparks
    Requisition ID
    Company 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:


    • Serve as lead project engineer on development and low volume production programs – responsibilities include leading a cross-functional project team consisting designer, engineering technicians, manufacturing engineer, quality engineer, and test engineer. Propose lab model builds to evaluate initial concepts. Analyze results and contribute to solving challenges related to electrochemical or cell fabrication issues. This is a hands-on role that involves 50% of time in a lab environment.
    • Work with customers to understand specific application requirements and develop custom cell design to meet needs; lead project from concept phase through implementation and delivery
    • Review and analyze test data
    • Prepare presentations
    • Lead efforts to implement new technologies and qualify new materials into our current products and capabilities
    • Attend battery conferences and seminars to develop relationships and learn about advances in the industry – suggest work plans which are applicable to facility mission




    Education and Experience


    • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Electrochemistry, Physics or Materials Science
    • 10 or more years of hands-on experience in the battery industry
    • 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

    Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

    • 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.  



    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed