Full-Time

Battery Pack & Energy Storage Sourcing Engineer

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Gotion, Inc.

Gotion, Inc.

201-500 employees

Develops lithium battery technology for EVs

Hardware
Energy

Mid, Senior

Fremont, CA, USA

Requirements
  • More than 3 years of work experience
  • Bachelor’s degree or above in automotive engineering, mechanical engineering, electronics, chemical engineering, and related majors
  • Broad Purchasing Experience in automotive, Energy Storage or another manufacturing industry
  • Familiarity with ERP systems like SAP or Oracle
  • Knowledge of Automotive Industry Standards like IATF16949 or VDA, APQP, and/or PPAP
  • Market knowledge and intelligence of the supply base in North America, China, etc.
  • Global sourcing experience and knowledge of global trade rules & regulations
  • Skilled at contracts and knowledgeable of local tax regulations and laws in the US
  • Effective negotiation styles and techniques
  • Strong coordination & collaboration ability with internal customers
  • Self-learning ability within new business environments and cultures
  • Experience within battery pack components, power electronics, and related electrification commodities
  • Excellent level of spoken and written English
  • Mandarin or Chinese working experience
Responsibilities
  • Develop regional strategies for localizing battery pack and Energy Storage sub-components in North America
  • Develop a supply base in North America including supplier sourcing, onboarding, and price negotiation
  • Initiate, develop, and execute sourcing strategic initiatives for Battery Pack and ES sub-components
  • Implement annual cost reduction targets for Pack/ES components and promote VA/VE plans
  • Manage relationships with strategic suppliers and conduct Supplier Business Reviews
  • Manage purchasing contracts and order processing
  • Benchmark procurement processes and implement best practices for North America region
  • Build up SAP system for North America
  • Manage relationships with internal customers and stakeholders

Gotion Inc., specializing in advanced lithium battery and energy storage technologies, creates critical solutions for electric vehicles and has pioneered the world's first mass commercial e-bus route. This forward-thinking focus not only drives progress in electrified transportation but also positions the company at the forefront of sustainable development. Working at Gotion Inc. means being part of a team that values spearheading developments in the EV sphere, offering a dynamic and environmentally-conscious workplace where innovation in energy solutions is genuinely fostered.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

Fremont, California

Founded

2014

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

26%

1 year growth

65%

2 year growth

150%