Data Science Intern at QuantumScape
San Jose, CA, US
QuantumScape is seeking a Data Science Intern to join our growing team.
We are a stealth start-up energy storage technology company, located in San Jose, California working on a fundamental disruption in the field of energy storage. We seek to change the paradigm in energy storage by developing a completely new class of electrical energy storage device. If successful, the technology could revolutionize the industry. We are backed by top VC firms and based on work done by researchers at Stanford University. We are looking to grow our team with the addition of a motivated individual who is seeking technical challenges and professional growth.
Are you passionate about joining us to make difference in the future of energy storage?
We are looking for a motivated engineering intern to join our process engineering team and drive process sustaining efforts of existing methods and support development of new materials processing techniques to increase product performance and reliability.
We’re on a mission to electrify cars by building the next generation of energy storage technology! Do you want to make a major contribution to this critical part of the future energy economy? As a member of the analytical team, you will help us develop models and methods for analyzing data output by advanced characterization and metrology tools.
 
What you will do:
Analyze image and other data types output by high throughput imaging and measurement systems
Develop and evaluate metrics for the purpose of predicting part performance and improving processes.
Perform data collection, mining, and analysis to uncover insight and test hypotheses.
Automate data analysis tasks and build internal data analysis and visualization products.
 
Knowledge, skills & abilities:
Skilled at applying Python towards data and/or image analysis tasks
Strong desire to tackle complex and difficult technical challenges
Ability to collaborate well with an interdisciplinary team
Strong attention to detail and organization
Share a real passion for our mission
 
Minimum requirements:
Pursuing a graduate degree in a technical discipline.
Strong and proven interest in data science and/or statistics.
Professional or academic experience analyzing data with statistical software tools (Python, R, JMP, MySQL).
 
Highly desired:
Previous experience in any of the following:
Machine vision.
Materials engineering or related field.