Battery Test Technician
at Nelson

Date Posted: 9/1/2017

Job Description

Job Number: 2111295 Job Title: Battery Test Technician
Location: South San Francisco, CA
Compensation: up to $29/hour

Battery Test Technician
The successful candidate will be responsible for executing battery test procedures for multiple wearable and biomedical devices in a fast-pace environment. The position includes writing test procedures, loading/unloading test equipment, troubleshooting equipment, collecting data, and organizing data. Experience testing batteries with both traditional and non-traditional chemistries is highly recommended.

Compensation: up to $29/hour

Job Responsibilities:
  • Write and execute test procedures for primary and secondary batteries
  • Load/unload and operate test equipment to qualify various battery types
  • Maintain test equipment including calibration, troubleshooting, and preventative maintenance
  • Collect and clearly organize test results such that data is easy to find
  • Work with senior engineers to ensure all required testing is completed on schedule
  • Execution of testing following established test procedures, documenting and organizing test results
  • Use various types of measurement equipment to test batteries and cells.
  • Maintain test equipment, including troubleshooting, calibration, preventative maintenance.

Job Title Requirements:
  • A.B in Science/Engineering
  • 1-2 years of Industry battery testing experience
  • Familiarity with standard battery test equipment, protocols, and software
  • 1-2 years of experience with battery data collection, organization, and analysis including working with spreadsheets and generating presentations
  • Excellent verbal, written, and listening skills including ability to present facts clearly and concisely to team members
Nice to have:
  • Minimum two years of industrial experience
  • Extensive knowledge of standard battery test equipment, protocols, and software
  • Experience testing silver oxide, lithium-ion, lithium polymer and other battery chemistries
  • Experience with entire product lifecycle - from development to shipping products

Additional Information: w2 only. Local candidates only.

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