E-Mobility Sales Engineer (West)

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  • This position is going to focus on Battery Manufacturers and Emerging OEMs and will be based out of West Coast of USA. 
  • We offer you an exciting position working as Sales Engineer for e-Mobility, where you will be responsible for identifying and driving sales opportunities for battery, battery packs, power conversion components, and e-drive systems at emerging OEMs and battery manufacturers customers.
  • You will work cross-functional as the lead for project management, from first design discussion, prototyping, approval, production scale-up phase and first sales.
  • Daily close collaboration with design engineers for battery, battery packs systems, power conversion components, and e-drive systems.
  • Executes sales strategy and develops action plans for area of responsibility in line with strategic priorities
  • Coordinates execution of customer roadmap and ensures closure of CRM (e.g. ACE) projects
  • Actively manages implementation of price strategy in the region
  • Builds and maintains solid relationships with customers in the assigned territory
  • Drives implementation of key strategic initiatives in sales area
  • Delivers sales and distribution targets (KP OSG and PC % and / or GP% targets) in sales area
  • Leads, coaches and mentors sales team members and ensures their respective education and development
  • Ensures efficient geographical coverage and cross-selling opportunities to achieve full business potential (sales and profit)
  • Coordinates tasks between key interfaces and ensures fulfillment of administrative tasks
  • Collaborates with Mark-g, CS, SC etc. to ensure full internal support for sales team; coordinates with KAM team on customer priorities
  • Ensures compliant execution of sales processes (e.g. pricing, customer data management)
  • Provides sales forecast for the sales area and monitors key KPIs


  • You hold a Bachelor’s degree in Science, Engineering or Management
  • You have a background in the automotive business, ideally 3+ years relevant job experience, and / or you have a background in battery or battery pack business, ideally 3+ years relevant job experience.
  • Proven track record in execution of projects, effectively managing simultaneous workstreams and a variety of stakeholders
  • You have good understanding of the OEM’s development process and related tools
  • Strong sense of ownership, entrepreneurial spirit and hands-on mentality
  • Experience in working effectively in cross-functional and international teams

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JOB ID: 22041019
Contract & Job type: Full Time, Regular
Contact information for application-related questions: 1-866-836-7067
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