Lab/Factory Electrical Technician



Octillion Power Systems(“Octillion”), based in Hayward, California, is a Tier One supplier of advanced energy storage systems. Established in 2009, the company’s founders set out to address unmet needs in the power systems market. Leveraging extensive systems engineering experience, the Octillion team offers comprehensive solutions for numerous applications that require energy storage and motive power. With millions of miles behind its products, Octillion is now one of the world’s leading suppliers of electric drive energy storage systems.


Octillion offers custom and standardized energy storage products utilizing commercial grade Li ion cells. Our flexible pack designs are based on scalable module solutions packaged into a compact, sealed enclosures, along with complete BMS, Control Module/Contactor assemblies.


Current product configurations range from 1kWh to 125kWh in size and voltages from 12V to 600V systems. With packaging energy densities for tractions batteries as high as 120 Wh/kg, each configuration will ultimately vary depending on chemistry, packaging, use model and application. Octillion final packaging designs can be rated as IP67 if required, depending on the customer defined packaging requirements.


Octillion serves a range of segments in the energy storage market with an emphasis on industrial applications that typically require 1-1000 KWH of energy storage. By focusing on these segments, Octillion has been able to “right-size” its engineering and manufacturing operations to delivery cost effective, highly reliable solutions that our customer’s demand.


Core markets include:

  • Lithium ion Energy Storage for Grid applications

  • All electric and hybrid electric vehicles


Depending on synergistic aspects of a project or application, Octillion also serves markets outside of these core segments if we can offer a competitive solution that harmonizes to our existing product suite and manufacturing infrastructure.


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Scope of Work:

The electrical technician will perform following duties.

1. Material Handling:

  • Handle all incoming and outgoing material shipment. Operate walkie forklift, unload product and arrange in warehouse. Package product in wooden crate, palletize product, shrink wrap for shipping.

  • Track all incoming and outgoing product shipment using barcode and computer excel tables. c. Should be able to lift upto 25 lbs of weight without any assistance.


2. Warehouse management and Inventory control

  •  Track and organize warehouse to maintain safe working environment

  • Track and organize all tools and equipment at end of the day

  • Organize electrical lab and test equipment to maintain safe working environment

  • Follow engineer’s instructions to move, organize and assemble test equipment

  • Perform inventory counting based on engineering request


3. Mechanical and Electrical Assembly

  • Performs integration, testing, troubleshooting on all High Voltage (HV) Electric Vehicle battery system. Candidate must be comfortable with HV systems. Training will be provided. b. Possess the skills, knowledge and techniques required to service, maintain and repair systems fitted with high voltage batteries/components such as ‘hybrid’ or pure electric vehicles.

  • Perform maintenance and repair procedures (including replacing high voltage components, such as a “3 phase Inverter”. Possess the skills, knowledge and techniques required to service, maintain and repair systems fitted with high voltage batteries/components such as ‘hybrid’ or pure electric vehicles.

  • Performs tests on HV battery systems, subsystems and components using precision measuring equipment such as: Multimeters (to test defective electrical equipment); and Flow meters, pressure gauges, leak detectors, vacuum pumps, pneumatic control testers and air velocity indicators. Regularly operates and uses special shop equipment and various tools (e.g. drills, grinders, fork trucks, hoists, cranes) in the course of performing tasks.

  • Dismantles devices and removes defective parts. Inspects used parts and equipment for changes in calibration, dimensional requirements and manufacturers specifications. Tests and calibrates systems and equipment to ensure proper system operations using test equipment or precision measuring instruments.

  • Repairs and maintains all HV battery and Electrical components.

  • Use tools to assemble mechanical and electrical components.

  • Follow work instructions to perform assembly of equipment

  • Work with electrical cables and wire harness sets.

4. Other Tasks

  • Assist in product repair: The failed products may need product repair. The repair activities will involve, assisting in product dismantling, removal of electronics board.


  1.  Use of laptop computer with windows 10 operating system

  2. Ability to lift 25 lbs of weight

  3. Ability to use walkie forklift and organize warehouse

  4. Ability to follow detailed assembly instructions for mechanical and electrical assembly

  5. Ability to work with Microsoft Word (Or equivalent), Excel to document and track product shipments

  6. Flexibility to change on multiple tasks provided by supervisor.

  7. Valid passport


Resume: Required

Interview: Required

Period: 6 months to 1 year (Continuous requirement- may exceed 1 year depending on project load)

Office time: 8AM to 5 PM (1 hour lunch from 12 to 1)

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