Module Design and Prototyping Technician

Grenoble, France
Product Design Engineering – Module Technology Team /
Verkor is a French industrial company aiming to pioneer low-carbon battery manufacturing in France. With the backing of prominent industrial companies such as Renault Group, Plastic Omnium and Schneider Electric, Verkor intends to electrify the future of European mobility.

With over 350 experts from 38 different countries, our endeavor is to unite exceptional global talent to bring this ambitious and innovative project to life. Our strong and agile international team continues to grow and adapt to new challenges. Based in Grenoble (France), we have recently started operations our Verkor Innovation Centre (R&D centre and 4.0 pilot line).

We now focus on building the world’s most modern and efficient Gigafactory in Dunkirk (France). With this facility, our ambition is an initial annual production of 16 Gwh of lithium-ion batteries by 2025, thus powering 300,000 electric vehicles annually.  

In joining us you will actively participate in this breathtaking industrial adventure to shape the future of European mobility.

    • As a Module Design and Prototyping Technician, you will support the conception, prototyping and testing of battery modules. During the conception this will include creating 3D models (CAD/CAO) and drawings of module components. For the prototyping this will include operating assembly equipment for processes including but not limited to laser welding, stacking, paste dispensing and manual assembly. For the testing phase this will include supporting the Verkor testing team for both in-house and external module test setup and monitoring.
    • You will be involved in:
    • Conception of module components (CAD/CAO, drawings)
    • Operation of module assembly equipment (tab cutting, stacking, electrical tests, laser welding etc.)
    • Supporting engineering to run process trials for process parameter setting
    • Supporting problem solving efforts on module product and process
    • Supporting testing of modules both in-house and at external partners You will be trained in the specific equipment used for the role.

    • Bac+2/+3 - BTS, DUT or license in mechanical fabrication, ‘bureau d’études’ or equivalent
    • Strong experience with CAD/CAO and engineering drawings (Catia, Solidworks or similar)
    • Experience in designing parts for sheet metal fabrication, injection moulding and casting
    • Experience in Design for Manufacturing and Design for Assembly
    • Experience in prototyping · Mechanical aptitude
    • 3+ years of experience in mechanical design or similar
    • Professional English level · Autonomous, fast learner, motivated
    • Experience in operation of manufacturing equipment or machining (CNC, 3D printing etc.) is a plus
    • Knowledge of basic electronics design and prototyping is a plus
Why join us?

Strong company spirit and culture settle down around our 4 values:
We promote personal initiative and give everyone the means to contribute to the company's success.
We're committed to transparent communication: we say what we think, and we mean what we say.
Team Spirit
Everyone, in their role, is an ambassador for the company. At Verkor, success is most definitely a team sport!
We're all working towards a common goal: a sustainable future, which we're building one step at a time.

Attractive work conditions*
- Stimulating work environment: pleasant offices, multicultural and motivated team
- Lunch vouchers
- 50% of local transportation costs financed
- 5 weeks of holidays per year + 2 weeks of compensation time (RTT)* conditions may apply depending on type of contract
- Industry-leading healthcare
- Opportunities to network and connect with worldwide experts

For more info on the company, please visit us at
*all positions are open to individuals possessing a Recognition of the Status of Disabled Worker (RQTH)
*conditions may apply depending on type of contract