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Electronics Technician

Role Description
GBatteries is looking for an electronics technician with extensive hands-on lab experience. It is a 5-month contract position with a potential to being converted into full time at the end of the term. You will be working with a small team to develop a custom battery test platform for an entirely new battery management system. Tasks will include prototype assembly and soldering, building test stations, running scripts and analyzing data.



Responsibilities

  • Board assembly and barnacle soldering
  • PCB RCA and repair
  • Work with engineers to make prototypes
  • Building test equipment stations
  • Running test scripts
  • Collecting and analyzing test data



Preferred qualifications

  • Basic knowledge of electronics
  • Manually mounting SMD components with case size down to 0402
  • Manually replacing multi pin ICs in QFN packages using heat gun
  • Familiarity with with SMD component packages and types
  • Use of Laboratory Equipment (Power Supplies, Multi-meters etc.)
  • LabView
  • Matlab
  • Mechanical assembly skills



Education and Experience

  • College Degree



Company Description
GBatteries is an Ottawa based start up company that designed and developed an Active Battery Management System (ActiveBMS) - an innovative technological approach for battery management that enhances performance by optimizing ion flow based on measurement of a battery’s unique state and condition in real-time. After being funded by top-tier Silicon Valley investors, we shipped the first product (BatteryBox) equipped with ActiveBMS in December 2014. Since then, we've deployed thousands of batteries powered by ActiveBMS. Having sold units in over 38 countries, this is only the beginning. Our mission is to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and accelerate the adoption of renewable energy, one battery at a time.



Interested?
Send us an email at hello@gbatteries.com with your resume and any other information you think would be useful.