Phenogy is the new ecosystem for the hyper-innovation of sustainable energy storage. We accelerate the development and implementation of revolutionary technology. Therefore, we provide inventors and tech-entrepreneurs with the support, infrastructure, and investments needed to take their innovations to market readiness and beyond. We enable investors to fund equally profitable and sustainable energy storage tech, and we market it to users across a rapidly growing value chain. We aim to achieve full circularity with all our products in the process. Bottom line, we help to deliver indispensable solutions in the transition to renewable energy and the global fight against climate change.

Phenogy is an environmentally and socially conscious enterprise. We are committed to fostering prosperity for the people and our planet, ensuring truly sustainable growth – starting in the area of our greatest expertise and impact: energy storage. 

We energize the future. Sustainably. 

Our Technologies team is looking for a full-time Battery Engineer (f/m/d) to create amazing sustainable energy storage technologies. You understand chemistry and can translate it into power? Then you will create the final battery cell by translating the functional requirements of battery cell designs into compliant wiring harness designs. This includes the calculation, dimension, design, sketch, and drawing of all kinds of wiring that is compliant with stationary energy storage technologies.

Your tasks and responsibilities:

  • Create project scopes together with the Technologies team
  • Develop functioning prototypes, incl. estimating costs and managing the budget, sourcing and ordering of test materials, verifying the prototype via testing, ensuring certification, and creating the IP 
  • Take over the management and close collaboration of our technology partnerships
  • Present results as well as our technologies in technical and layman's terms to our team members, partners, and investors
  • Document all processes incl. technical documentations
  • Contribute to the achievement and improvement of our sustainability goals

Must have's:

  • min. Master's degree in Battery Engineering
  • 4+ years of battery industry experience (outside of university experience)
  • Experience with metal air and/or metal ion battery technologies
  • Experience with the design of power electronic systems or battery packs
  • Very good written and spoken English skills with the ability to express yourself in technical but also layman's terms
  • Interest in 3D printed batteries and alternative production methods
  • Interest in sustainability and circular economy
  • Ability to think ahead, critically and problem solution oriented
  • Ability to make things happen while being organized
  • Hands-on mentality, dedication, initiative, and flexibility
  • Independent and reliable work style with attention to detail and diligence

Nice to have's:

  • Ph.D. in Battery Engineering
  • Existing battery research network (e.g. battery experts)
  • Experience with CAD
  • Knowledge of or experience with alternative battery chemistry
  • Knowledge of or experience with 3D printed batteries and its applications
  • Knowledge of and/or experience with sustainability and/or circular economy

We offer you:

  • A high-caliber environment in which you have great growth opportunities so you can develop your full potential
  • Flexible work hours and the opportunity to shape your job and for your responsibilities to grow with PHENOGY
  • The chance to participate in the development of PHENOGY and inspire the world to produce more sustainable products
  • The opportunity to work together with eco-passionate experts in their field - a first-class team all around 
  • A dynamic working environment including various events 
  • Remote and on-site working in a new modern sustainable office
  • An amazing coffee machine and sometimes our CEO acts as a Barista

Location: Technopark Root, Luzern, Switzerland

Start Date: ASAP

At Phenogy, we commit ourselves to diversity, equality and inclusion, because it makes our company stronger. Our philosophy: one mindset, many minds and we welcome applications from everyone.

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