Full-Time

Experimental Scientist Manager

Updated on 6/7/2024

Helion Energy

Helion Energy

201-500 employees

Develops fusion power plants for energy

Energy

Senior

Everett, WA, USA

Requirements
  • Advanced degree in physics or related physical science discipline
  • Minimum 5 years of scientific research experience
  • Minimum 3 years of experience managing a team of scientists or engineers
  • Experience working with and leading multidisciplinary teams
  • Experience managing complex inter-departmental projects
  • Demonstrated experience in applied physics, building, and designing hardware
Responsibilities
  • Lead a team of scientists and engineers in optimizing fusion devices
  • Present scientific progress updates during meetings and conferences
  • Create team roadmap for test plan development and execution
  • Collaborate in the development and testing of experimental instrumentation
  • Oversee projects related to experimental plasma science
  • Drive schedule ownership and optimization
  • Drive design, analysis, and process improvements

Helion is pioneering the development of the world's first fusion power plant, utilizing deuterium from water and helium-3 to produce clean, reliable, and abundant energy. The company has achieved significant milestones in plasma temperatures, magnetic energy recovery, compression fields, and sustained plasmas, positioning itself as a leader in the pursuit of fusion energy.

Company Stage

Series E

Total Funding

$2.3B

Headquarters

Everett, Washington

Founded

2013

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

24%

1 year growth

84%

2 year growth

259%

Benefits

Medical, dental, & vision insurance

401k

Parental leave

Life & disability insurance

PTO

Equity

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