Engineernig Manager

  • SparkCharge
  • Somerville, Massachusetts, United States
  • Sep 16, 2020

Job Description

SparkCharge is a fast-growing start-up that designs, manufactures, and sells portable, DC/DC Level III charging systems for electric vehicles (EVs). We are simultaneously starting up production of our first model (CHAdeMO) and designing our next model (CCS). The mechanical, electrical, power electronics, and software engineering challenges are substantial. We need an exceptional Engineering Manager who can handle many challenges simultaneously, across multiple engineering disciplines, while retaining a calm and supportive management demeanor. All in a very fast-paced company having a strong, family-oriented culture.


  • MUST HAVE at least eight year's full-time work experience at a product-based company--recent graduates not qualified.
  • MUST HAVE mechanical or electrical engineering degree, and technical work experience.
  • MUST HAVE the demonstrated ability to supervise and manage engineers, using a team-centric approach. Being a practitioner of Lean Manufacturing principles a plus.
  • Demonstrated ability to thrive in a stressful, fast-moving workplace with challenging deadlines.
  • Design and product development experience with power electronics, PCB design, mechanical design, and/or vehicle communications software a plus.
  • Experience in the Electrical Vehicle or EVSE markets a plus.
  • Experience of wearing many hats in a small start-up company a plus.


Unlimited Paid Time Off. Medical and Dental insurance. Stock options with a thriving start-up. Flexible working hours. Located in the magnet city of Somerville, MA. Team-oriented, collaborative, mission-focused, and fun work culture at a company with a strong cleantech mission.