Senior Mechanical Engineer

HQ- San Jose, CA
R&D – Cell Development
Full-Time
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future.


Our leap in energy density and charge rate is enabled by a different chemistry and cell architecture which also benefits safety. Our quick progress is due in part to a state of the art laboratory facility, highly automated data collection and analysis, and a strong and clear set of values.

Do you want to learn about and work on this critical part of the future energy economy? As part of our Cell Development team, you will develop cell prototypes, test platforms, and production processes to help put this technology on the road.

WHAT YOU WILL DO: 
-  Consult with scientists and establish energy storage device design requirements
-  Review designs, analytical models, and prototypes with the team and broader technical staff
-  Work with vendors to source parts and develop processes
-  Develop internal production processes and assembly fixtures used by technicians
-  Collect electrical and mechanical data and characterize the performance and reliability of your designs
-  Communicate performance data to the company

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
Education & Experience 
-  B.S. in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent
-  Five years of industrial experience developing reliable electromechanical devices for production

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES:
-  You have a strong knowledge of engineering fundamentals
-  You know the properties and trade-offs of engineering materials and processes
-  You are fluent with a CAD system like SolidWorks and basic finite element analysis
-  You can use tolerance analysis and are familiar with failure modes and effects analysis
-  You are skilled in quality management processes and statistical techniques
-  You have excellent data analysis and presentation skills
-  You love working closely with a team in an energizing environment
-  You share our real passion for our mission
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.