Battery Test Engineer

Teledyne Technologies

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Hunt Valley, MD

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:

Company Overview

Launch your career with Teledyne Energy Systems, Inc. a technology leader in the fields of electrolytic, thermoelectric, custom battery design & manufacturing, and fuel cell systems.  We offer innovative solutions and proven technologies for space, energy, military and aviation customers around the globe.


Teledyne is seeking a hands-on Battery Test Engineer with experience performing electrical and physical testing of unique state-of-the-art lithium-ion battery cells & systems. 


As a supplier of products and engineering services for demanding land, Subsea and space applications (including the Mars Curiosity rover power system), we offer exciting opportunities for energetic, self-motivated individuals looking for an extraordinary new career.


What we offer: 

  • Exciting opportunity to grow your career
  • Competitive Salaries
  • An employee focused culture
  • Flexible schedules that support work/life balance
  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental, and Vision plans
  • 401k with match
  • Stock purchasing options
  • Employee Wellness Stipend
  • Tuition reimbursement and opportunities to upskill

Position Summary and Responsibilities

What you will be doing:

  • Testing lithium-ion battery cells and systems using cell cycling equipment (Maccor)
  • Design and fabricate simple test fixtures
  • Write scripts to control cycling equipment
  • Record data and track tests using database applications
  • Collect, organize, process, and analyze large quantities of test data to evaluate performance
  • Summarize data in test reports and make presentations to customers


What you bring to the table:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or science
  • Minimum two years of experience in electrical testing, data acquisition and control, and data analysis
  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Proficiency with Microsoft® Office products, specifically Excel®
  • Excellent record keeping skills

Nice to haves:

  • Hands-on experience with battery/cell electrical test equipment (Maccor or equivalent), including script writing for control of automated test equipment, data management, data plotting, and the ability to troubleshoot and resolve test and equipment issues
  • Access database or SQL based database experience
  • Labview™ programming experience
  • Macro construction with Visual Basic® for Applications experience
  • Maccor battery tester experience