Battery Engineering Head

We are looking to hire for the position of Battery Engineering Head at kWh Bikes (EV).

About kWh Bikes

Featured in Inc42 Media's list of Top 30 Startups to watch out for, kWh Bikes is building smart, safe, strong, and superior electric two-wheelers (EV). Backed by LetsVenture, Sequoia Scouts, Paytm CEO Vijay Shekhar Sharma, amongst others, kWh Bikes is racing towards changing the EV landscape in India and globally. We are creating history and are looking for exceptional people to join us on this exciting journey.


  • Position: Battery Engineering Head at kWh Bikes (EV)
  • Location: Bengaluru
  • Education: B.E./B.Tech/M.S./ M.Tech in Mechanical Engineering or Thermal Engineering or related field
  • Work Experience: Minimum 5 years of experience building batteries in the EV industry
  • Excellent communication skills, verbal and written

Primary Responsibilities include

  • Designing and architecting battery systems for Electric 2-Wheelers
  • DFA, DFM, 8D reporting, BOM, part and assembly level drawing creation
  • Developing strength and durability FE models
  • Understanding electrochemistry at a cell level and selecting the right cells for use
  • Thermal management using simulation software like Ansys, or STAR CCM
  • Working with teams responsible for the design and development of the BMS
  • Working alongside engineers to do SOC estimation and prediction algorithms
  • Extracting data from various sensors from the battery pack and running analysis
  • Taking over the responsibility for engineering change releases
  • Defining electrical architecture and wiring harness for the batteries

Compensation and Work Culture

  • Attractive Salary
  • Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOPs)
  • Medical Insurance Cover‍
  • Innovative, energetic, and exciting work environment
kWh Motors
Bangalore, KA, IN