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Senior Technology Manager, Li-ion Battery

Date: Apr 20, 2021

Location: Shanghai Xinzhuang, CN

Company: Evonik Industries AG

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Senior Technology Manager, Li-ion Battery


Location: China : Shanghai Xinzhuang

Function: Innovation Management (R&D)

Career Level: Senior professionals (> 5 years)

Legal Entity: Evonik Specialty Chemicals (Shanghai) Co., Ltd

Business Line: Silica


What we offer

You will work on exciting and challenging topics together with a team in an ultra-modern, innovative and creative environment. Intensive on-the-job training with expert colleagues guarantees you will quickly become familiar with your duties and perform them independently. Performance related pay and the opportunity for personal and professional development are of course part of the package. Since 2009 Evonik Industries AG has been certified as a family-friendly company by the German Hertie Foundation.

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  • Work closely with AT in various Asian countries and customers to drive the CAM projects to support product development in Hanau and speed up innovation projects
  • Intensive application development for next-gen CAM with AT data generation (In-house CAM processing and coin-cell testin
  • Lab management on CAM application and cooperate with cell testing team on cell performance test 
  • Initiate/lead new AT projects from market or application based research
  • Support internal RD projects with Asian partners
  • Collect and build up industry knowledge on LiB industry and contribute in cross BL Asia and global technology community


  • Asian with international education background and battery industry experience with prestigious battery producers/institutes
  • PhD with more than 5 years work experience in Li-ion Battery industry
  • Be familiar with or could adapt to Evonik's working culture in RD/AT community
  • Experience with people and lab management
  • Strong communication skills internally and externally in English
  • Being a driver to set up everything from scratch and get supports from all stakeholders
  • Willingness to travel domestically and internationally
  • Customer oriented attitude
  • Willing and able to adapt to Asia culture: Flexible and open-minded
  • Creative and innovative approach for active new business development and opportunity exploring
  • Initiate new projects/ideas and coordinate/utilize AT and R&D functions throughout the complex organization

Your Application

To ensure the fastest process of your application and to protect the environment, please apply online via our careers portal at https://careers.evonik.com.



Please note that Evonik will not accept any unsolicited application documents sent by staffing firms. Evonik works in conjunction with preferred service providers and will not pay any fee to staffing firms in the absence of an appropriate framework agreement. Should Evonik receive a candidate profile from a staffing firm with which it has no framework agreement, and should this candidate subsequently be considered in the recruitment process or offered employment, no claims from the staffing firm will be entertained in this regard.