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Chemist

Alsym Energy

Alsym Energy

Software Engineering
Waltham, MA, USA · Woburn, MA, USA · Massachusetts, USA · United States
Posted on Sunday, June 9, 2024

Job Title: Chemist

Alsym Energy is seeking a talented and innovative Chemist to join our Discovery Team, focusing on materials preparation, cell components fabrication, cell assembly, and high-throughput (HT) experimentation. This role is pivotal in advancing our efforts in developing next-generation battery systems, enabling the rapid prototyping and implementation of cutting-edge technologies.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the preparation and characterization of materials used in battery components.
  • Fabricate various cell components and assemble cells for testing and evaluation.
  • Conduct high-throughput experimentation to swiftly screen materials, electrolytes, and cell designs to enhance performance and safety metrics.
  • Collaborate closely with computational and AI teams to incorporate predictive modeling and machine learning techniques into the battery design and fabrication processes.
  • Perform detailed analysis of experimental data, utilize findings to optimize battery designs, and improve the overall manufacturing process.
  • Ensure rigorous testing protocols are followed to evaluate critical performance metrics such as energy density, power density, cycle life, and safety.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, or a related field.
  • Proven experience in battery system design, HT experimentation, and novel battery fabrication techniques.
  • Strong understanding of various battery chemistries and modern fabrication processes.
  • Exceptional analytical skills, capable of deciphering complex data sets and leveraging insights to drive technological advancements.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, with proficiency in presenting findings and collaborating effectively within a multidisciplinary team environment.

Compensation, Benefits, and Perks:

We are committed to providing equitable compensation and a healthy working environment for our employees with a benefits package that provides the support that you need. We cover 80% of the employee’s premium medical insurance cost through Blue Cross Blue Shield, dental insurance through Bento Dental, offer a flexible Paid Time Off program, and maintain a firm Harassment Policy that includes Diversity, Inclusion, Equity, & Gender Protections. Every employee is also eligible for PFML, 401k, and stock options. A full listing of our benefits may be provided after an offer has been issued.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity & inclusion 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.