QuantumScape

Manufacturer of lithium batteries designed to accelerate the commercialization of solid-state batteries. The company engages in the manufacturing of electric vehicle batteries that have the density of fossil fuels. The vehicle batteries are manufactured with high energy and power densities and also higher life cycle than standard lithium ion batteries.

QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Nov 25, 2020
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. We are hiring a Project Manager to help build out a world-class R&D and pilot-production facility at QuantumScape. You will join a team charged with ensuring Tool install and construction projects stay on schedule to help scale its operations to commercialize the company’s groundbreaking energy storage technology.  Responsibilities: -  Coordinate multiple projects of critical importance to QuantumScape's future, including installing new equipment, scheduling and coordinating equipment moves, and planning building enhancement projects with external partners -  Establish a project planning process: you will craft the procedures used to guide projects from kick-off through successful completion -  Be the go-to person for all things related to project execution: you will help the team stay organized, on schedule and on the same page throughout each project's lifecycle -...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Nov 20, 2020
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. We are a start-up located in San Jose, California working on new energy storage technology to allow electric vehicles to outperform internal combustion cars. Do you want to make a major contribution to this critical part of the future energy economy?  As a member of the product engineering team, you will help design, develop, and build our full battery cell. This includes creating new materials and production processes to help put our technology on the road. Join us in a role that tackles a variety of interdisciplinary challenges! RESPONSIBILITIES: -  Develop new polymer materials to enable battery cells with high energy density and reliability -  Plan and execute experiments to characterize the properties of critical components -  Analyze chemical, mechanical, and electrical data in order to present your findings to the team -  Collaborate with hardware engineers to design and...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Nov 18, 2020
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. We’re on a mission to electrify cars by building the next generation of energy storage technology! Do you want to make a major contribution to this critical part of the future energy economy? As a member of the metrology team, you will help us deploy cutting-edge image processing solutions for high velocity image data. Come join us in a role that sits at the intersection of materials, manufacturing, machine vision, and data science! Responsibilities: Design, develop, and deploy image processing software to extract accurate and useful metrics/information from a rapidly growing fleet of high performance inspection systems.Impact quality, device performance, and the learning rate of our research and process teams by building predictive metrics derived from image data on various materials and key components.Work with a variety of image data types - optical images, electron micrographs,...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Nov 17, 2020
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. We are a start-up located in San Jose, California working on new energy storage technology to allow electric vehicles to outperform internal combustion cars. Our leap in energy density and charge rate is enabled by a different chemistry and cell architecture which also benefits safety. Our quick progress is due in part to a state of the art laboratory facility, highly automated data collection and analysis, and a strong and clear set of values. As part of product engineering team, you will help us with cell assembly process development and process optimization IN THIS ROLE YOU WILL: -  Characterize existing processes, establish controls for critical parameters, improve process robustness-  Design the tools and manufacturing processes-  Develop and define pouch sealing and tab welding processes-  Proficient in data analysis, interpretation, and presentation of experimental data-...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Nov 14, 2020
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. ROLE SUMMARY: We're looking for a seasoned Finance Manager to join our growing team in our San Jose, CA location.  Reporting to the Corporate Controller, you will provide leadership in technical accounting, financial forecasting and planning, and management and investor reporting and SOX compliance.  YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES: -  Research and prepare technical accounting memos to support conclusions and to ensure compliance-  Evaluate ASC’s and ASU’s and interpret the Accounting Standards into the Company’s policy and accounting procedures-  Lead annual financial planning and quarterly forecasting; work closely with functional leaders to solicit inputs for resource requirements; and develop a 3-year rolling forecast model-  Implement financial budgeting and planning tool and provide ongoing support-  Prepare and publish monthly financials to management and expense statement to functional...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Nov 13, 2020
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. Quantumscape is seeking an Equipment Maintenance Technician to support Research and Development operations. Our ideal team member is self-motivated, a problem solver and can work optimally in teams or independently. Role : You will work closely with our team to ensure system up-time and availability for our fast paced R&D environment. Your responsibilities will include : Maintaining and repairing various lab equipment and facilities systems, including glove boxes, vacuum chamber systems and high temperature ovens. Working collaboratively with Scientists and Process Technicians to support their critical development activities. Building electromechanical prototypes and systems using schematics and assembly drawings. Minimum Requirements : Associate degree in electronic technology or equivalent a minimum of 7 years’ experience in equipment maintenance and operation.Strong...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Nov 12, 2020
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. We are a well-funded start-up located in San Jose, California with a new energy storage technology that will allow electric vehicles to outperform internal combustion cars. We have enabled a step-change in performance with a different chemistry and cell architecture that also benefits safety. Do you want to make a major contribution to this part of the energy economy? As a senior material scientist on the material development team, you will lead efforts to realize high energy, power and stable electrode layer on our next generation solid-state energy storage. Responsibilities: Development of state-of-the-art surface modification technologies for all-solid-state battery.Analysis of structure and charge transfer characteristic at hetero interfaces of multiple layered materials.Collaborate with a team of scientists and engineers to develop processing methods for groundbreaking battery...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Nov 11, 2020
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. We are developing batteries that will power the next generation of transportation. We agree that software is eating the world; as such, we are leaning on software to give us a competitive edge. We are looking for an energetic senior software engineer to augment our small, diverse team, in an exciting, multidisciplinary environment of chemists, materials scientists, process engineers, and physicists.You are an experienced engineer who loves moving quickly and working on groundbreaking technologies. You feel comfortable leading and supporting multiple projects at the same time. You bring outstanding insight towards solving our most difficult challenges. You resemble a true "full stack" engineer capable of working in an environment where the team is small but the projects are numerous and diverse.As a full stack engineer, you will architect novel and efficient cloud solutions using the...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Nov 10, 2020
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future.   Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. We are an energy storage technology company, located in San Jose, California, and we are working on a fundamental disruption in the field of energy storage. We seek to change the paradigm in energy storage by developing a completely new class of electrical energy storage device. We are backed by top VC firms and our groundbreaking technology is based on work done by researchers at Stanford University. We are looking for an energetic and diligent, Sr Quality Engineer to help take our Quality programs to the next level. Job description: This is a position with about 50% for Supplier Quality Engineering (SQE) responsibility and 50% for Plant Quality management (PQM) responsibility. As Quality Liaison, work closely with Supply management, Engineering teams in supplier selections, quality...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Nov 05, 2020
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. We’re looking for a dedicated engineer to join our team to support process development and continuous improvement activities.  In this role, you will have the opportunity to continuously improve existing coating, lamination, and sintering processes as well as support the development of new processing methods to improve product performance and reliability consistent with the technology roadmap YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES: Apply your knowledge of engineering statistics to design, plan and execute experiments, analyze results, and effectively communicate results to technical leadersCollaborate with failure analysis and test engineering teams to evaluate product performance and reliabilityDevelop, maintain and provide training on standard operating procedures, work instructions, and other instructions for technicians and operators  MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: B.S. in ceramic engineering, materials...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Nov 04, 2020
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. Director, Investor Relations QuantumScape is an energy storage technology company, located in San Jose, California. We are working on a fundamental disruption in the field of energy storage. We are seeking an experienced, highly motivated candidate to lead investor relations for our rapidly growing organization. By way of developing our investor relations (IR) strategy and executing on that strategy - seeking to maximize shareholder value by communicating timely, effectively, and accurately - you will serve as a critical connection between our company and the capital markets. Central to success is commanding a detailed understanding of QuantumScape’s business, technology, partners, and investors. Responsible for writing, designing, managing, and delivering materials, as well as managing meetings and events to support investor and media relations initiatives. The successful...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Oct 31, 2020
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. Are you passionate about energy storage and ready to contribute in the race for a better battery? QuantumScape is a well-funded start-up located in San Jose, California, and is working on a revolutionary solid-state battery technology for energy storage. We are seeking a motivated and diligent technician to support our process development projects. Responsibilities: Collaborate with battery scientists and engineers on cutting-edge experimentsIndependently carry out a variety of steps in the cell fabrication processUse your attention to detail to identify issues with equipment/materialsHelp improve our process SOPs, to increase efficiency and qualityKeep accurate and detailed laboratory recordsMaintain an inventory of laboratory supplies, and a safe and organized workspaceCommunicate results and update daily progress Minimum Requirements: High school diploma or equivalentAbility to...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Oct 31, 2020
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. We’re on a mission to electrify cars by building the next generation of battery technology! Do you want to learn about and work on this critical part of the future energy economy?QuantumScape is a start-up located in San Jose, California working on new energy storage technology to allow electric vehicles to outperform internal combustion cars. Our leap in energy density and charge rate is enabled by a different chemistry and cell architecture which also benefits safety. Our quick progress is due in part to a state of the art facility, highly automated data collection and analysis, an outstanding team, and a strong and clear set of values. Responsibilities: Collaborate with a multi-disciplinary team of scientists and engineers to develop new processing methods for battery materialsCharacterize physical and electrochemical properties of materials and devices using state-of-the-art...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Oct 29, 2020
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. QuantumScape is an energy storage technology company, located in San Jose, California, and we are working on a fundamental disruption in the field of energy storage. We seek to change the paradigm in energy storage by developing a completely new class of electrical energy storage device. We are backed by top VC firms and our ground-breaking technology is based on work done by researchers at Stanford University. We are looking for a development engineer to develop and scale up our powder and coating processes for solid-state battery materials. Our ideal team member is self-motivated, a quick learner, can deliver against tight development schedules, can adapt to a dynamic work environment and enjoys working on exciting and impactful projects. Responsibilities: Characterize physical properties of solid-state materials and understand their physical limitationsDevelop processes for...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Oct 28, 2020
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. THE ROLE: You will have the opportunity to lead the scale-up of manufacturing processes that will grow us from R&D to pilot and volume manufacturing. You will be a catalyst in setting up a pilot line for manufacturing battery samples. Key outcomes for this role include the achievement of yield & reliability objectives that will enable us to deliver reliable devices to customers within a defined time-frame. YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES: - Lead and develop a team of talented process engineering leads, engineers, domain experts, and technicians while fostering a safe and positive work environment for all team members. Identify, hire and retain talent to support the company’s scale-up objectives-Develop and scale-up manufacturing processes based on existing R&D processes, dial-in processes on larger volume tools, qualify tool automation hardware to increase large volume of part...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Oct 27, 2020
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. Job Summary: Responsible for the development of a proprietary equipment and leading the mechanical engineering team. QuantumScape is a start-up located in San Jose, California working on new energy storage technology to allow electric vehicles to outperform internal combustion cars. Our leap in energy density and recharge rate is enabled by a solid-state chemistry and cell architecture which also benefits safety. Our quick progress is due in part to a state-of-the-art laboratory facility, highly automated data collection and analysis, and a strong and clear set of values. Do you want to learn about and work on this critical part of the future energy economy? We're looking for an experienced, highly motivated Mechanical Engineer to develop equipment to process our novel battery materials. In this role: As a highly motivated hands on working manager of mechanical engineering, you...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Oct 27, 2020
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. QuantumScape is an energy storage technology company, located in San Jose, California, and we are working on a fundamental disruption in the field of energy storage. We seek to change the paradigm in energy storage by developing a completely new class of electrical energy storage device. We are backed by top VC firms and our ground-breaking technology is based on work done by researchers at Stanford University.We are looking for a Cathode Process Engineer to join our team to help drive electrode preparation activities to efficient sustain, improve methods and support development of new processing techniques to increase product performance and reliability. Responsibilities: Run baseline production to sustain and continuously improve existing electrode preparation processes.Define performance requirements and technical specifications to support of new process development to improve...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Oct 27, 2020
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. Job Summary: Responsible for the development of a proprietary equipment QuantumScape is a start-up located in San Jose, California working on new energy storage technology to allow electric vehicles to outperform internal combustion cars. Our leap in energy density and recharge rate is enabled by a solid-state chemistry and cell architecture which also benefits safety. Our quick progress is due in part to a state-of-the-art laboratory facility, highly automated data collection and analysis, and a strong and clear set of values.Do you want to learn about and work on this critical part of the future energy economy? We're looking for experienced, highly motivated engineers to develop equipment to process our novel battery materials. In this role: You will be responsible for aiding the design, build, test and manufacture of a proprietary equipment which is integral to the company’s...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Oct 23, 2020
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. Are you passionate about test software development, excited about new technology, and driven for success?  Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future! In response to a fast-growing need for data, we are rapidly building our battery test lab, and we are looking for a dedicated Test Software Engineer to join our team! THE ROLE:  In this role, you will help QuantumScape achieve success by supporting the electrical test of cell samples. Reporting to the Test Engineering Manager, you will work closely with both the test team and other software developers in the IS team. You will improve  existing software and lead new software development for the Test Engineering team. You will be tasked with improving the quality of the test process by creating and updating test software. The position requires collaboration with scientists and engineers...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Oct 21, 2020
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. Are you passionate about energy storage and ready to contribute in the race for a better battery? QuantumScape is a well-funded start-up located in San Jose, California, and is working on a revolutionary solid-state battery technology for energy storage. We are seeking a motivated and diligent swing-shift technician to support all solid-state battery development, and work with the team to tackle exciting and challenging materials problems. Responsibilities Handle battery materials in glovebox / dry room / fume hood with proper PPE Operate coating and laminating equipment, including setup, cleanup, troubleshooting, and minor maintenancePerform basic assembly of battery cells; align and stack battery componentsPrepare, weigh, package, document samples for materials testFabricate and maintain test jigs and fixturesWork with scientists and engineers to sustain and contiuously improve the...