A123 Systems, LLC is a leading developer and manufacturer of lithium-ion batteries and battery systems for the transportation and commercial markets.
The Lab Technician will work under the direction of the group lead or senior engineer with the primary role of mechanical testing of cell level materials and components in support of new product development, product improvements and cell product cost reduction efforts. This individual will be required to operate various mechanical lab equipment including, Tensile-compression tester, x-ray imaging equipment, metallurgical cross sectioning and sample preparation equipment, Helium leak detectors, optical microscopes, glove boxes and precision measurement equipment. This individual will also work with equipment vendors and service providers to maintain and repair laboratory equipment as required.
Successful candidates will be both quality and detail oriented, be team oriented and flexible. They will possess good interpersonal skills, be proficient in written and verbal communication and be able to interface with co-workers and management.
Experience with batteries or electrochemical systems a strong plus