Battery Manufacturing Engineer

Industry

Engineering

Advert ID

FOX_BBBH41405

Location

Fremont

Job Type

Permanent

Hours

Full-Time

Salary Range

Up to USD130000.00 per year

No. of Openings

1

Branch Information

Northern California Engineering - (USA) 3101 Zinfandel Drive Suite 240 CA Rancho Cordova , CA 95670 Phone : 916-638-6200

ContactNumber

916-638-6200

Job Description

Looking for an experienced, creative and highly motivated Battery Manufacturing Engineer to join our Manufacturing group. This position develops, scales, and enables manufacturing solutions for lithium-ion cells containing a proprietary silicon anode.



Job Responsibilities





* Key role in lithium-ion cell manufacturing.

* Key role in developing and implementing scalable cell assembly equipment and methods.

* Source, evaluate, and qualify cell assembly equipment and processes for error free introduction to the manufacturing line.

* Key role with cell component and manufacturing equipment suppliers to drive improvements and resolve manufacturing issues.

* Responsible for critical inputs to manufacturing cost reduction.

* Responsible for specifications of all assembly processes and establish training procedures for technicians and operators.

* Troubleshoot cell production problems and drive root-cause corrective actions.

* Manage process control systems to ensure quality results.

* Maintain active role on internal continuous improvement.

* Use proven improvement tools such as lean manufacturing and six sigma to realize efficiency gains in cell production.

* Mentor and supervise lab technicians as required.

* Perform equipment calibration and maintenance per manufacturer's guidelines.



Qualifications





* BS (advanced degree preferred) in Mat. Sci., Chemistry, Chem E., Mech E., or EE.

* 3+ years in production environment for lithium-ion cells.

* Hands-on knowledge of and significant experience in cell assembly and components.

* Strong understanding of the electrochemistry of lithium-ion cells.

* Takes initiative and is able to work with little or no supervision.

* Strong work ethic, highly accountable, and able to take ownership of critical projects and functions.

* Demonstrates strong teamwork skills and thrives in collaborative work environments

* Able to work in a dry room environment as needed

* Committed to environmental, health and safety requirement