Battery R&D Technician
Chemix is seeking a highly motivated research technician to help implement our AI-driven battery R&D and testing operations. You will be a core member of our R&D team, assisting our engineers and research staff with daily operations. An ideal candidate is able to learn quickly, is highly detail-oriented, takes pride in the quality of their work, and wants to make a real impact in energy storage technologies for electric transportation.
- Conduct a wide range of battery testing and characterization experiments following established protocols.
- Prepare and assemble cells for testing, including entry into data acquisition systems and test fixtures.
- Execute electrical, thermal, and mechanical tests to evaluate battery performance and reliability.
- Monitor and record test data accurately, ensuring the integrity of experimental results.
- Troubleshoot and address technical issues during testing, with a focus on safety and precision.
- Assist in the development of testing procedures and documentation.
- Maintain a clean and organized laboratory workspace.
- Adhere to safety protocols and ensure a safe work environment.
- Previous experience working in a laboratory or testing environment, preferably with battery systems.
- Strong attention to detail and commitment to producing accurate results.
- Ability to troubleshoot and problem-solve independently.
- Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
- Adherence to safety guidelines and best practices.
- Self-motivated with a passion for clean energy and sustainability.
- Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced, dynamic startup environment.
- Experience with using tools to assemble hardware.
- Basic fluency in working with computers.
- Familiarity with battery testing equipment and data acquisition systems.
- Experience with glovebox usage
- Wet lab experience
- Familiar with basic soldering
- Associates degree or above in a technical field (or equivalent education / experience).
- Experience-dependent Salary and Stock Option Plan
- Health Care Plan (Medical, Dental & Vision)
- Retirement Plan (401k)
- Paid Time Off (Vacation, Sick & Public Holidays)