Breathe Battery TechnologiesBreathe Battery Technologies
Deadline 05/29/2022

Battery Software & Controls Intern

London, United Kingdom
Engineering / Technics
£442 / week

Breathe Battery Technologies is a spin-out from Imperial College London developing a new class of battery management software. The company was founded in pursuit of universally clean air and a sustainable earth. Today Breathe is actively developing the technologies to improve battery safety, performance and cost, to support the electrification of our planet’s transport systems.

We create battery state estimation and control methods that provide deep insights into battery health. We use these insights to improve the battery and to provide great software products to the automotive and consumer electronics markets.

If you join us, you'll work on meaningful projects within a friendly team. You'll have the opportunity to achieve something great, and you'll be immersed in a dynamic, fast-moving environment in the heart of London.


You will join Breathe’s Software Engineering team over the 2022 summer break for 8-10 weeks, and will be working on advanced battery management solutions for automotive and consumer electronics applications. You will be developing embedded software and helping us to deploy innovative algorithms on state-of-the-art hardware. You will have the opportunity to develop your software engineering skills through the improvement of our internal software tools, to help us become more efficient as a business and enable us to deliver our technology to market faster.

Your Responsibilities

o Working alongside the software team to develop embedded testing and control solutions

o Understanding, analysing and optimising our advanced battery estimation and real-time control algorithms

o Injecting fresh ideas into our software development and testing

o Working on industry/academic joint projects

o Developing and improving our controller-in-the-loop battery test platform


o A student with eagerness to learn, and develop new skills

o A proactive and pragmatic approach to making things work

o Programming language experience: MATLAB/Simulink

o Embedded C/C++ and Python are a plus

o Microcontroller experience is a plus

o Experience with electronics hardware (PCB) design is a plus

o Experience with batteries is a plus


Currently undertaking 2nd or 3rd year of a Bachelor’s/Master’s degree in a highly relevant area such as (but not limited to): Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Mechanical Engineering, or Automotive Engineering.


o A small, talented and cohesive team delivering exciting products

o Mentorship and guidance from senior engineers

o Supportive environment providing diverse learning and training

o Deep technical insight into automotive electrification and battery management software

o Exciting product portfolio

o Hands-on training from a highly experienced team

o Salary: £442 per week for London-based candidate

o Flexible working hours and remote working options

o Central London location

Updated: 1 week ago
Job ID: 4708643
About Breathe Battery Technologies
11-50 employees
Workspace | China Works, Black Prince Road, London, UK
Breathe Battery Technologies is a London-based start-up and 2019 spin-out from Imperial College London
Workspace | China Works, Black Prince Road, London, UK
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