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Job Title:  Systems Engineering Manager

Requisition ID:  1799

Reading, PA, US, 19605

Home-based Position:  No
Regular/Temporary:  Regular
Job Type:  Full-Time
Job Description: 

EnerSys is the global leader in stored energy solutions for industrial applications. We have over thirty manufacturing and assembly plants worldwide servicing over 10,000 customers in more than 100 countries. Worldwide headquarters are located in Reading, PA, USA with regional headquarters in Europe and Asia. We complement our extensive line of Motive Power and Energy Systems with a full range of integrated services and systems. With sales and service locations throughout the world, and over 100 years of battery experience, EnerSys is the power/full solution for stored DC power products. We continue to grow in our industry by ensuring all employees possess the following core competencies: customer focused, team player, engaged, ethical, strong communication skills, and works safely.


Job Purpose

This position can be 50% remote from a home office and 50% onsite at our Corporate Office in Reading, PA.

We are seeking a Systems Engineering Manager to join our Energy Storage Systems group. This position is based in Reading, PA and will report to the director of Engineering Energy Storage Systems. We are looking for an industry expert to play a leading role in further developing and growing this business, with particular product focus on energy storage systems for forklifts and commercial and industrial customers.

The successful candidate will have demonstrated system level experience with energy storage systems for a minimum of 10 years, a track record of project management and execution, and a demonstrated ability to work in high performing teams.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Job Duties & Responsibilities:

Essential duties and responsibilities will include system hardware and software design focused primarily on battery and solar inverters and charge controllers.

  • Lead a team of engineers and technicians to design energy storage systems in accordance with market and standards requirements
  • Evaluate customer requests vs. existing and planned designs
  • Lead the testing, evaluation and certification strategy for energy storage systems
  • Define project goals and objectives for engineers and technicians, evaluate progress and make adjustments to achieve project success
  • Coach, guide, evaluate and mentor engineers and technicians and actively participate in their career development
  • Provide updates on execution and strategy for key projects to executive leadership
  • Bachelors or Masters degree in engineering or other relevant field with at least 10 years of experience as a team technical leader in energy storage, solar or wind energy conversion systems
  • Experience developing and testing hardware for energy storage, solar or wind energy conversion systems
  • Experience with field deployment of energy storage, solar or wind energy conversion systems
  • Experience with lithium ion energy storage systems
  • Skilled oral and written communicator
  • Effectively collaborates in a team environment
  • Knowledgeable in renewable energy and electrical safety and performance standards, such as UL1741 and UL9540
General Job Requirements
  • This position will work in an office setting, expect minimal physical demands.


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