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 battery technology and engineering services to aviation, marine, motorsport and high-end automotive industries.

We leverage our experience in motorsports to develop high-performance battery technology that is lightweight, 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 a Senior member of the Operations team, the Cell Sourcing Engineer will be a key role in the industrialization of battery products for Aerospace, Marine, Motorsports and Hypercar projects. You will lead strategic workstreams in the field of cell sourcing that allow BOLD to identify the latest and greatest cell technology, and ultimately secure the best products in the market to be used in our high-performance battery packs.

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

  • Maintain a detailed awareness of current and future cell supply chain players
  • Develop close relationships with cell manufacturers
  • Regularly inform and report on cell TRLs by supplier, together with industrialisation timelines, new product developments and strategic road maps
  • Design and implement Bold’s Sourcing strategy regarding battery cells in alignment with strategic objectives
  • Negotiate purchasing T&C’s with project-critical suppliers
  • Work with engineering, quality, production, process engineering and the rest of the project team to guarantee projects are industrialised on time and to the expected quality standards
  • Maintain an excellent level of awareness of Bold battery pack product designs to influence decisions that lead to battery components that maximise quality and minimise cost and timing.
  • Assist in strategic planning and forecasting to improve production challenges

What You Need to Succeed

  • Bachelor´s degree (or higher) in Chemical Engineering, or equivalent professional work experience.
  • Several years of experience sourcing or developing battery cells, with detailed technical knowledge of existing chemistries, form factors and their applications
  • Vast knowledge of cell development and manufacturing processes and their challenges
  • A hands-on approach with a can-do attitude, ready to work in an industrial environment
  • Fluent English. Spanish beneficial. Additional languages are welcome.
  • Highly proactive, with strong analytical, organizational, and communication skills.

Desirable Skills and Experience

  • EV industry experience
  • Experience in battery pack manufacturing, with exposure to several architectures and cell types
  • Experience with Automotive and Aerospace standards at production level
  • Experience in a young business and working with small teams

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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