About Bold Valuable Tech: Our Vision

Bold is a young company that aims to become a global player in the electric vehicle and special projects sector providing design and manufacturing services to motorsport and aerospace.

We leverage our experience in motorsports to develop high-performance battery technology that is light weight, modular and scalable. We want to make Formula 1 battery technology available at scale.

After achieving a +200% organic revenue growth (no marketing, no external investment/grants) over the last 2 years, Bold is currently preparing for an unprecedented growth stage and is looking to fill several key positions within the company to execute the business plan.

About the Role

As we continue our journey of rapid growth, the Electrification division is looking for the right person to lead the testing program for battery product development. The candidate will be working with design engineers, battery system engineers, cell experts and certification bodies, executives and the engineering team to help setup the supply chain in our plant in Barcelona, Spain.

Last but not least, we are looking for real people that share our core values: Customer Obsession, Ownership, Boldness, Excellence and Integrity. If you want to spread our people-first values and make a real impact on the world, Bold is your place!

What You Will Do

  • Generate and execute test experiments based on the requirements and objectives defined by the engineering team
  • Work with the engineering team and specialized suppliers to ensure the test is representative and reliable
  • Report and automation tools to work with a large number of tests and parameters to draw conclusions for the engineering and executive teams.
  • Be able to use common battery testing equipment for cell sorting, cell cyclers, thermal runaway containers, power suppliers, etc.
  • Manage other testing team members

What You Need to Succeed

  • At least 3 years of testing or battery design experience in a battery manufacturing company with exposure to testing of critical components such as cells.
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, chemistry or material science.
  • Experience of testing in lab environment with understanding of Lithium Ion battery cell and packs
  • Have a previous track record of success conducting tests - should also be able to process and summarize data.
  • Demonstrated ability to work under pressure and maintain focus on critical objectives to accomplish the mission.

Desirable Skills and Experience

  • 2+ years of proven experience with Battery Cycler equipment like Arbin, etc. and their use in appropriate applications
  • Motorsport industry experience is a plus
  • Experience in liaising with suppliers and integrators specifically for battery production
  • Experience working with domestic (Spanish) and foreign vendors for equipment
  • Be a proactive problem solver that get things done and thrive in a fast-paced startup environment.
  • Demonstrated experience with thermal runaway at cell and battery level and thermal management system testing for batteries.
  • Fluency in English and Spanish. Fluency in other languages is a plus.

What BOLD offers you:

  • Competitive compensation package in line with job responsibilities and experience.
  • Flexible Schedules
  • High growth, multicultural and friendly environment: Be part of a start-up that thrives on high-performance EV powertrains.
  • Flexible Payment Plan (Restaurant, Transport, Kindergarten).
  • Private Health insurance (company level plan): Access to Sanitas plan at a reduced employee cost (for employees, spouse, or children)
  • Free coffee, tea & fruit!
  • Subsidized canteen
  • Brilliant colleagues and Top talent
  • Regular events and team building activities

Diversity & Inclusion

At Bold Valuable Technologies, we consider our people our chief competitive advantage and as such we treat colleagues, candidates, clients, and business partners with equality, fairness, and respect, regardless of their age, disability, race, religion or belief, gender, sexual orientation, marital status or family circumstances.

Our core values dictate how we live and work. We are an ethical and honest company that is wholly committed to its clients. A business that is engaged in mutual trust and respect for its employees and partners. A place where colleagues perform at the highest levels in a working environment that is collaborative and supportive.

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