Hong Kong, Hong Kong





Job ID


Be a part of a revolutionary change At PMI, we’ve chosen to do something incredible. We’re totally transforming our business and building our future on one clear purpose – to deliver a smoke-free future. With huge change, comes huge opportunity. So, wherever you join us, you’ll enjoy the freedom to dream up and deliver better, brighter solutions and the space to move your career forward in endlessly different directions. It’s so rare in R&D that everything aligns to create the ideal conditions for outstanding work. Right now, at PMI, that’s exactly what’s happening. R&D is the driving force for our bold new vision: to replace cigarettes with a revolutionary portfolio of alternative products. Join us and you’ll have the resources, support and technology you need to break new ground and see ideas come to life. You’ll be surrounded by some of the brightest scientists in their fields, with fast access to subject experts and commercial decision-makers. If you’re creative, courageous, and ready to take risks, you can make a huge impact and propel your career in an endless number of directions. Ultimately, by delivering our smoke-free and beyond nicotine-future, your work could help accelerate the end of cigarettes. Your ‘day to day’ You will be employed in Hong Kong / Shenzhen office to support the Smoke-Free Products at electronic Product Development Center (ePDC). You will be the owner of battery performance and safety verification of battery development and integration. We are looking for a Subject Matter Expert who has a diverse knowledge of battery safety and performance issues related to battery application in consumer electronics. You will review and improve battery verification procedure in line with best in practice around: • Battery characterization • Battery Safety governance • Accelerated life cycle testing • Battery FMEA More specifically, you will: • Lead the development of new battery & chemical system verification processes to accelerate and mitigate the risk of battery integration into devices. • Owner of the battery characterization process. Update and modify the process in order to assess better performance of PMI batteries in field. • Lead and Support the building of a 3rd party ecosystem of service partners to support the above mentioned needs. • Lead the FMEA of battery design & integration overseeing full cycle risk management of PMI battery systems and devices. • Carry out activities ensuring that PMI Compliance Policies, standards, and laws relating to these activities are fully respected, integrated and understood by stakeholders, and implement adequate processes to ensure the protection of information of a confidential nature Who we’re looking for • Minimum of 5 years battery related test and safety experience for consumer electronics. • Experience on battery safety and performance verification. • Experience in managing/collaboration with external development and manufacturing partners. • Excellent communication skills and proficiency in English and Chinese is a must • Experience in managing multiple parallel projects. • Creative individual, able to work independently whilst being a core team member • Able to challenge direct reports, peers and senior management • Structured approach to rationalize and develop process, tools and resources from both internal and external partners. • Experimental approach mindset, oriented to quality of results with technical decisions taken on the basis of objective data What we offer Our success depends on our talented employees who come to work here every single day with a sense of purpose and an appetite for progress. Join PMI and you too can: • Seize the freedom to define your future and ours. We’ll empower you to take risks, experiment and explore. • Be part of an inclusive, diverse culture, where everyone’s contribution is respected; collaborate with some of the world’s best people and feel like you belong. • Pursue your ambitions and develop your skills with a global business – our staggering size and scale provides endless opportunities to progress. • Take pride in delivering our promise to society: to deliver a smoke-free future. #LiJobs