Battery Engineering Intern
HQ- San Jose, CA
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future.
QuantumScape is seeking a Battery Engineering 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.
Install camera inspection system
Set up procedure for
Cell Pull /Cross Section
Set the Multiprobe (Temp and Pressure) to characterize sealing process
In this role:
You will be trained on general battery engineering fundamentals and battery material basics.
You will deliver safety, quality, throughput, and cost goals that are defined by organization.
You will execute projects that successfully address cell related problems and support qualification of the process and designs and facilitate ramp up activities.
You will support testing and implementation of items to support process development and continuous improvement activities.
You will become familiar with multiple cell designs and assembly steps and propose projects.
You will learn and execute data-mining and perform data analysis activities.
Education & Experience
Be a student in BS or MS in engineering major.
You have the ability to lift up to 20 pounds and work in lab environment.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Interest in learning the battery engineering fundamentals including designs and manufacturing methods.
Basic knowledge of batteries fundamentals.
You have hands on experience in lab environment.
Knowledge or experience in any of following are a plus:
Prior working experience
Course works related to SPC and DOE
Coursework related to the field of electrochemistry, ceramics, or batteries
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.