Senior Designer – Battery Quality and Reliability

  Paramedical Vacancy

Job title: Senior Designer – Battery Quality and Reliability

Company: Cyient

Job description: Cyient is a global engineering and technology solutions company. As a Design, Build, and Maintain partner for leading organizations worldwide, we take solution ownership across the value chain to help clients focus on their core, innovate, and stay ahead of the curve. We leverage digital technologies, advanced analytics capabilities, and our domain knowledge and technical expertise, to solve complex business problems.

With over 15,000 employees globally, we partner with clients to operate as part of their extended team in ways that best suit their organization’s culture and requirements. Our industry focus includes aerospace and defence, healthcare, telecommunications, rail transportation, semiconductor, geospatial, industrial, and energy.

Job Description

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Be a Subject Matter Expert on batteries in the fields of electronics, mechanics, chemistry, thermal. This also includes interfacing with the host system and battery control protocols.
  • Apply and Facilitate established Business Excellence methodologies such as Design for Six Sigma, Design for Reliability and Serviceability, DMAIC, … in battery development projects to release products and processes according to specified quality levels
  • Work with project leaders, system architects and system engineers globally to identify and manage battery-related quality and reliability requirements
  • Manage & execute risk identification activities, e.g. set up the risk management plan, facilitate e.g. user, design or process FMEA, fault tree analysis, …
  • Set up and manage design, parameter and/or process optimization activities.
  • Define and drive execution of quality and reliability test plans, working with EE, ME and V&V engineers or external expert centers, lab facilities or test houses
  • Provide data driven expert opinion on root cause analysis of failure modes
  • Continuously drive harmonization and increase quality content of library elements for battery assets, e.g. requirements library, risk register, test designs and protocols
  • Act as subject matter expert and provide guidance in design transfer activities, supply chain quality planning, control and improvement
  • Provide input to technology, platform and product roadmaps based on deep insights into global battery technology developments
  • Work in compliance with local Quality Management Systems as defined per business

Experience & Skills:

  • Experience of working in a regulated environment or a medical device company has a strong preference
  • A proven track record in the development of battery technology or a strong motivation and capability to become an SME in this domain
  • Experience in manufacturing quality control and improvement programs is highly preferred.
  • In-depth knowledge and a proven track record in implementing and applying concepts in the fields of design in quality and reliability, testing and problem solving techniques and quality tools in projects (e.g. DfSS/DMAIC Black Belt or equal by experience)
  • You combine analytical and conceptual thinking, physical insight, flexibility and a hands-on mentality to deliver sustainable results and creative solutions.
  • Excellent reporting and documentation skills
  • Experience with working with quality and reliability tools and templates, e.g. Minitab, JMP, Reliasoft, FMEA, FTA, HAZOP, …
  • Excellent consultancy skills and the ability to connect with business stakeholders
  • Good project management skills
  • Motivated, self-driven with a determination to succeed and the ability to manage change.
  • Analytical, you are open to new ideas and believe in continuous learning in order to develop new competencies.
  • Customer focused, have excellent communication skills, and a team player.
  • Fluent in English
  • Willing to travel a substantial part of the job.


  • Bachelors /Master’s degree in Mechanical, Electrical, Electrochemistry or related engineering discipline
  • 8+ years experience

Skills & Experience Battery Design, Design for Six Sigma (DFSS), Reliability

Cyient is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Cyient recruits, employs, trains, compensates, and promotes regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, veteran status, and other protected status as required by applicable law. We are proud to be a diverse and inclusive company where our people can focus their whole self on solving problems that matter.

Expected salary:

Location: Pune, Maharashtra

Job date: Mon, 11 Apr 2022 05:58:14 GMT

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