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
Aug 13, 2020
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. 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. We are looking to grow our team with the addition of a disciplined, high performing research and development scientist who is looking for technical challenges and professional growth. As a Principle Member of Technical Staff on our team, you will invent and develop new material processing techniques to increase product performance and reliability and drive continuous improvement efforts of existing methods. Responsibilities:...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Aug 12, 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 redefine the frontier of battery technology. 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 hiring an Electrical Engineer to craft and implement sophisticated industrial, laboratory electrical/electronic systems. To do well in this role you should be an innovated personal and have a minimum of 2 years’ experience. Responsibilities: Designing, maintaining, implementing, and improving electrical/electronic instruments, equipment, and systems.Ensuring that installations and applications are in line with customer needs and safety standardsDesigning, testing, and maintaining for electrical/electronic software, firmware, and system for laboratory applications.Evaluating, identifying, and ordering material, instrument, equipment, and...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Aug 11, 2020
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. We're looking for an energetic, motivated intern to join our microscopy team. In this role, you will have the opportunity to apply your knowledge of SEM theory and operation to analyze samples and delivery high quality images. Minimum Requirements: You have recently completed or are currently pursuing an AA or certificate in microscopy or other related areas and are looking to apply and expand upon your classroom experience to industryYour curiosity and enthusiasm to learn helps you embrace new challenges and changes to work prioritiesStrong computer skills to navigate our internal databases as well as Microsoft Office applicationsYou are organized, detail-oriented and a have clear written and verbal communication skillsWe are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Aug 08, 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 and a minimum of 7 years’ experience in equipment maintenance and operation.Strong...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Aug 08, 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 and a minimum of 7 years’ experience in equipment maintenance and operation.Strong...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Jul 31, 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. Do you want to learn about and work on a critical part of the future energy economy? As part of our Advanced Research team, you will scout the frontier of our technology to tackle high-risk, high-reward projects. You will work with the co-founder and CTO plus a small team to prototype new materials, test platforms, and production processes to help put our technology on the road.  You are an engineer who loves moving quickly and working on leading edge technologies. You are a good communicator and an extraordinary teammate. You seek out challenges and learning opportunities. You want to work in a startup environment: a fast pace energizes you, you can wear several hats and pitch in where needed. You are creative and high energy.  MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS BS in science or engineeringExperience working in a...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Jul 29, 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 groundbreaking solid-state battery technology for electric vehicle applications. We are seeking a motivated and hardworking researcher study the solid-solid interface. Our ideal team member is self-motivated, can deliver against tight development schedules, has good interpersonal skills, can work independently as well as in teams and enjoys working on challenging and impactful projects. The role: Diagnose interface problem by combining materials characterizations and electrochemical analysisScreen different materials and approaches to modify the surface for laminationDrive the interface engineering to improve lamination qualityDesign and/or customize R&D tools to enable materials...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Jul 28, 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 advanced 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.Are you passionate for test, excited about new technology and driven for success? Then do we have a position for you. In response to fast-growing need for data, we are building our battery test team. We are seeking an expert and diligent R&D Technician to join our existing team.The current shift for this position is swing shift. 4:00pm to 12:00am, Monday through Friday. Responsibilities: In this role you will help QuantumScape achieve success by supporting production and characterization of materials used in batteries. You will have responsibilities that include:– collaborating with...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Jul 25, 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 conceive of, develop and build advanced measurement and imaging systems for collecting high velocity data predictive of battery performance. Come join us in a role that sits at the intersection of materials, manufacturing, machine vision, and data science! What you will do: •Develop and troubleshoot metrics derived from measurement and image data in both prototype and production software environments•Build data products to facilitate consuming and analyzing metrology data•Lead the development of critical component level measurements and tests that scale•Design and execute characterization studies utilizing a variety of tools to support new...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Jul 24, 2020
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. It’s an exciting time to join our growing team. Reporting to our Corporate Controller, the Assistant Controller to assist in overseeing reporting, cost controls, payroll, accounting operations functions and other accounting related activities to ensure compliance The Role: In this role, you will be responsible for directing, coordinating, administering, and controlling accounting operations. In partnership with our Controller, your responsibilities will include:Planning, directing and coordinating the accounting function to ensure compliance with GAAP and SOXEvaluating, developing, monitoring and continuously improving execution of accounting systems, processes and policiesPreparing accurate and timely internal and external financial statementsOverseeing payroll, tax, insurance and related governmental compliance and reporting Cash management activities, such as account balance...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Jul 24, 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 complianceEvaluate ASC’s and ASU’s and interpret the Accounting Standards into the Company’s policy and accounting proceduresLead annual financial planning and quarterly forecasting; work closely with functional leaders to solicit inputs for resource requirements; and develop a 3-year rolling forecast modelImplement financial budgeting and planning tool and provide ongoing supportPrepare and publish monthly financials to management and expense statement to functional leadsDevelop...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Jul 24, 2020
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. We’re looking for a dedicated People Operations Generalist who operates with uncompromising integrity and a can-do attitude. As a small team, we wear many hats, so our ideal team member will be excited by the opportunity to share and leverage their expertise but also learn and adapt to the needs of our growing organization. THE ROLE: In close collaboration with our Director of HR you will apply your previous experience and knowledge to: Ensure follow-through and closure on all questions, concerns, requests regarding benefits, payroll, recruiting, immigration, compensation, payroll, and all other people related mattersHelp evaluate, create, and optimize our people processes and practices to support our broader efforts to make this a great place to workIdentify the need and develop policies and guidelines with a simple and lightweight approachLead the administration and compliance of...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Jul 23, 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. Do you want to learn about and work on this critical part of the future energy economy? Under the direction of a senior engineer, you will develop cell prototypes, test platforms, and production processes to help put this technology on the road. WHAT YOU WILL DO: -  Develop new cell packaging according to the customer's requirement-  Conduct thermal/mechanical analysis for battery cells and modules-  Conduct design and product validation test-...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Jul 18, 2020
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. We are seeking a motivated and conscientious technician to join our Cell Engineering team. You will work with a small team to assemble devices and correlate observations with performance in order to inform process improvement. In this role, you will be responsible for: Consistently executing SOP's and product/process specifications to precisely assemble cell devices in a prototype facility, fixture assemblies and perform mechanical tests. Periodically auditing the process to ensure high-quality cells. Monitoring and recording key parameters during assembly. You will communicate discrepancies found in prototype assembly lines to the team leadMaintaining and minor troubleshooting and repair of equipment and accurately documenting calibration and maintenance records and material inventoryClearly and concisely communicating task completion status to your team members and manager through...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Jul 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 commercializing a fundamental disruptive technology to transform energy storage. Our leap in energy density and charge rate is enabled by a different chemistry and cell architecture which also benefits safety. Our sustained 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?Under the direction of the VP of Sales, you will work directly with customers to help put this technology on the road. Responsibilities: Manage a detailed technical program with large customer organizationsWork cross-functionally to understand details of the technical status and directionWork with customer technical team to translate product requests back to chief architect and...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Jul 16, 2020
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. We are looking for a diligent R&D Technician to support electrolyte development. Our ideal team member is a skilled research technician, who can work effectively in teams and on their own.We are a stealth start-up energy storage technology company, 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 devices. If successful, the technology could revolutionize the industry. We are backed by top VC firms and based on work done by researchers at Stanford University. We are growing our team with the addition of a motivated individual who is seeking technical challenges and professional growth.The current schedule for this position is a swing shift. Responsibilities: Under tight deadlines, produce, analyze, document and report experimental details,...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Jul 14, 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 contribution to this critical part of the future energy economy? As a swing shift R&D technician in analytical team, you will work on material characterization to deliver high quality data in a timely manner to support R&D in the company! Responsibilities: Manage sample submission queues, prepare samples and operate analytical instruments to perform testsMonitor and log key parameters during tests; clear lab notebook keeping and database interactions Calibration, maintenance, troubleshooting and minor repairs of analytical instruments Minimum Requirements: High...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Jul 14, 2020
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. Do you want to learn about and work on this critical part of the future energy economy? We are seeking a motivated and conscientious technician to join our Research team. You will work on a small team to prepare laboratory samples and characterize devices after testing and correlate observations with performance in order to inform process improvement. The position requires careful perception and strong communication skills. This would be either a Shift 1 or Night Shift 4. Responsibilities: In accordance with all safety policies and procedures, you will collaborate with scientists and engineers to support their experiments. You will operate lab equipment to prepare samples according to established procedures. Organize and communicate findings promptly and accurately.Balance high quality with fast turnaround.Maintain a clean, organized lab workspace. Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Jul 14, 2020
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. We’re 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 the company can rapidly scale its operations to commercialize the company’s groundbreaking energy storage technology.  IN THIS ROLE, YOU WILL:  -  Coordinate multiple projects of critical importance to QuantumScape's future, including purchasing new equipment, procuring vital software systems, and planning scale-up activities 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-  Lead project meetings: set the agenda, guide the discussion, take notes...
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Jul 10, 2020
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. 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? As part of our Cell Development team, you will work directly with scientists and engineers refining and scaling the production of next-generation batteries. Role: QuantumScape is seeking a highly-motivated battery researcher to further improve the performance of our novel solid-state battery materials. You will learn how the technology works,...