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Senior Scientist

Battery Research

Posted on 6/28/2024

Flagship Pioneering

Flagship Pioneering

501-1,000 employees

Biotechnology firm creating health and sustainability solutions

Venture Capital

Senior, Expert

Cambridge, MA, USA

Electronics Design Engineering
Electrical Engineering
Power Systems Engineering
Required Skills
Data Structures & Algorithms
  • Hands-on and direct experience working with battery assembly and stress testing
  • Experience with processes that give rise to battery failure for a variety of battery architectures
  • Experience with automation of battery testing
  • Experience with multiple operando or in situ battery probes
  • PhD in Chemistry, Electrochemistry, Chemical Engineering, Materials Science, or related field
  • Strong self-starter and independent thinker, with strong attention to detail
  • Demonstrated industry experience or academic achievement, as evidenced by publications in quality journals
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills, capable of conveying technical information in a clear and thorough manner
  • Eager to work with highly skilled and dynamic teams in a fast-paced, entrepreneurial, and technical setting
  • Design and implement strategies to interrogate, model, and control interface interactions among battery components
  • Design and implement multi-modal diagnostics for battery state of health
  • Implement test protocols to quantify battery cycling lifetime
  • Establish parallel and rapid-serial operation of batteries and diagnostic probes
  • Build predictive models incorporating battery knowledge
  • Execute workflows for battery characterization
  • Design data processing algorithms and collaborate with computational team
  • Analyze, report, and present experiment findings

Flagship Pioneering fosters a culture of groundbreaking advancements in biotechnology, emphasizing an ecosystem approach that synergizes human health and sustainability. Their business model not only focuses on creating transformative products but also incubates leading companies like Moderna and Indigo Agriculture, positioning them at the forefront of scientific innovation and industry leadership. This approach offers employees a unique opportunity to be part of a pioneering team that drives real-world impacts across multiple sectors.

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Total Funding



Cambridge, Massachusetts



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6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth