Associate Member of Technical Staff, Research Engineer

  • QuantumScape
  • HQ- San Jose, CA
  • Jul 31, 2020

Job Description

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 REQUIREMENTSBS in science or engineeringExperience working in a lab
PREFERREDFamiliarity with data processing and/or statistics at the undergraduate level
YOUR RESPONSIBILITIESPrepare and measure prototypes in a laboratory by working hands-onPerform preliminary data analysis and prepare reports for colleaguesWe 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 orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Organization type



51-200 employees  



Climate Solutions

Energy Storage (Distributed)