R&D Technician, Process Engineering (Night Shift)

HQ- San Jose, CA /
R&D – Process Engineering /
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future.


Join a department of engineers and technicians taking ground breaking concepts to manufacturing.
Collaborate with engineers to run scaling trials and bring up new equipment and processes.
Learn and maintain SOPs to standardize production.
Keep accurate and detailed laboratory records.
Maintain an inventory of laboratory supplies, and a safe and organized workspace
Communicate results and update daily progress

Minimum Requirements:

High school diploma or equivalent
Ability to perform work in a cleanroom, dry room or fume hood that requires the use of fine motor skills for extended periods of time, standing, reaching and twisting motions with hands, and lifting up to 50 lbs
You love working in a fast-paced, team environment, and learning new skills
You are committed to delivering high quality results, and share our real passion for our mission
One year or more of hands-on experience in a laboratory R&D environment
Clear written and verbal skills to communicate your observations and ideas

Highly Desired:

A technical degree from a 2-year program or more
>2 years’ experience in the battery, solar, disk drive, or coatings industry
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.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.

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