The Cell Design/Development Engineer will be a key team member in an aggressive R&D organization, producing next generation cells for high energy and high power applications. The successful applicant will develop, produce and commercialize innovative cell designs based on state-of-the-art commercial and proprietary materials. The responsibilities of this position will cover cell design, development, analysis, and support for product launch. Specific activities will include creation of new cell designs, implementing designs of experiments (DOEs) for new cells and materials, overseeing cell builds, and evaluating cell test results.
This individual will utilize a strong theoretical and working knowledge of cathode, anode, electrolyte, and separator materials, as well as how these components work together to make a successful cell. It is expected that the candidate will also be familiar with testing and analysis techniques used to characterize battery devices and materials. Additionally, this candidate will need to be comfortable working within an industrial product development environment, including experience with or ability to learn formal product development tools (such as APQP).
The position requires a self-starting, highly organized individual capable of identifying opportunities and taking responsibility for project implementation.
A123 is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer