Engineer Control & Instrumentation (F/M) - Bordeaux

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Long-term contract
Localisation Bordeaux, France
Posted on 05-07-2024

ACC - Automotive Cells Company

ACC’s mission is to accelerate the transition to sustainable and affordable mobility for all, significantly reducing greenhouse gas emissions through producing batteries in Europe.

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The company's mission is to design eco-responsible products and services aligned with the needs of the ecological transformation.

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Join us and be a pioneer for a green transport revolution.
Automotive Cells Company (ACC) is one of Europe’s newest and most exciting high-tech companies. Backed by Saft-Total, Stellantis and Mercedes-Benz, ACC is set to power the future of the automotive industry by innovating in battery technology.
We aim to produce sustainable, affordable, high-capacity, longer-life batteries as a cleaner alternative to current energy sources. We have created an R&D center and new state-of-the art facility in Nouvelle Aquitaine, France, and we are building gigafactories in Germany and Italy, in addition to the one already built in Hauts de France.

We need a range of skilled and agile people to bring our vision to life, especially in the areas of industrialization, mechanical design, testing/prototyping and any other function of a new-born company. If you’re looking to take your career further than you imagined, if you’re passionate about creating cleaner transport, we’d like to hear from you.

Our core Values are : Pioneering Spirit, Fast & Agile, Excellence, Greener & Cleaner !

We are also very proud of our 2022 CSR Report :

Accelerating sustainable mobility for all.

Overall job definition :

The control engineer has a solid experience and skills in control and measurement devices, standalone or integrated into manufacturing, metrology and laboratory equipment. He will synthesis the measurement need/existing answer on several measurement domains and manage this topic from the creation of the requirements to the final set-up for the opening of new production lines/units.

Cross functional role :

With industrial, R&D, quality and purchasing.

Location :

Bruges near Bordeaux with long mission (~6 months) to manufacturing plant (Billy-Berclau to start) and other shorter national and international travel to suppliers.

Main missions :

For laboratory and metrology :

  • Synthesis of measurement needs and existing
  • Search for new technologies, new suppliers and state of the art measurement and control methods to optimise quality, costs and integration in the manufacturing line.
  • Qualify the new solutions before implementation in our future manufacturing lines.
  • During new industrial projects, Analyse the process flow of our Gigafactories manufacturing lines to identify the needs in control and instrumentation equipment.
  • Propose adapted solution within a team from all department (R&D, Quality,…) for each measurement need: technical description like resolution, measure precision according to product tolerance…, while respecting the budget and planning of the project.
  • Write the equipment technical specifications in respect of the industrial constraint and the technical requirement. Review and validate the specification with a cross-functional team. Then Share the specification with potential equipment supplier during a Request For Quotation process and Analyse the suppliers technical solutions to select, in collaboration with purchasing team, the best solution in term of total cost of ownership, schedule and technical proposal.
  • Lead the selected suppliers during realization of the purchased equipment in order to respect the objectives of safety, quality, cost, performance and leadtime. Following the different equipment realization phases: design, manufacturing, installation, commissioning.
  • During equipment installed, ensure setup, initial calibration and operational training.
  • Define and standardise equipment maintenance: periodic verification, maintenance procedures, anomaly diagnostic…

For each gigafactory :

  • Synthetise and optimize all the needs of instrumentation (from all business)

Knowledge :

  • Control equipments
  • R&R method,
  • Cmk/Cpk measurements...

Experience :

  • Engineer >5 years / Technician >10 years, in industrialisation involving automated control and measurement equipment.
  • Knowledge in metrology/laboratory management

Qualifications :

  • Bachelor or Master in Science: Mechanical, chemical or industrial or physics engineering
  • Fluent in French and English. German optional

Key behaviours :

  • Team spirit, high-organized,
  • Capacity of being concise and clear (spoken and written)
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills to provide optimal solutions

Some extra skills which make the difference :

Already experienced in battery manufacturing

Why join us?
Our Advantages and Perks: new premises, parking spaces reserved for carpoolers, possibility of recharging your electric car on reserved spaces in our parking lot.

Other perks and advantages include : Company restaurant, meal and also vegetables/fruits baskets delivery service. Janitorial services, telecommuting, complementary retirement plan (subject to a salary threshold), additionnal & seniority leaves, well-being workshops, osteopathy sessions.

You will also benefit from access to our Sports & Culture association, conferences, and also sports, holidays and culture subsidy.

Our process usually involves 3 interviews: 2 technical and one HR.