Senior Member of Technical Staff at QuantumScape
San Jose, CA, US
In this role you will help QuantumScape to achieve success by being a primary technical contact of electrode design and development. You will have responsibilities that include:
– Collaborating a multidisciplinary team to realize state-of-the-art batteries;
– You will perform Electrode design, Cell fabrication and Material R&D to achieve both high energy density and excellent reliability.
– Development and validation of new electrode preparation processes for new, outstanding architecture.
– Installing new tools and equipment needed to achieve the target.
 
Minimum Requirements:
 
– Master degree in Chemical, or Materials Engineering, or closely related field
– Over 5 years of relevant experience in a similar role
 
Skills & Abilities Knowledge:
 
– Deep understanding of electrochemistry and material characterization techniques.
– Experience and knowledge on material synthesis.
– Ability to effectively communicate with all levels in the organization; clearly and logically able to convey ideas and thought processes, both verbally and in writing.
– Excellent familiarity with laboratory operation with the ability to handle chemicals accurately.
 
Any of the following are a plus:
 
– Industrial experience of working in the field of battery sector.
– Experience with Statistical Process Control.
– Script coding skills (python, jmp).
– Experience in image analysis.