R&D Scientist II
Updated on 5/24/2023
Cambridge, MA, USA
Experience Level
  • Bachelor's in Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, or a related field
  • 1 - 2 years of experience with a lab-based chemistry research project or product development effort post-bachelors (i.e., full-time industrial position, Masters research)
  • Experience with material characterization techniques, such as optical microscopy, XRD, SEM, and ICP-OES
  • Experience specifying experiment design, testing hypotheses, and interpreting results
  • Willingness to learn or ability to perform and interpret data from analytical techniques (e.g., cyclic voltammetry, UV-Vis, and titrations)
  • Ability to collaborate with co-workers to develop new methods and practices
  • Works with attention to detail and documentation
  • Creative and safety-conscious
  • Design and execute experiments to develop and refine additive incorporation strategies and electrolyte formulations
  • Characterize cells and individual components using solution-based or materials characterization techniques
  • Work with materials engineers, chemical engineers, electrochemists, and a team of technicians to integrate learnings across the technical development team
  • Use JMP and Python scripts to quantitatively analyze and visualize data
Form Energy

51-200 employees

Renewable energy semiconductor manufacturer
  • 100% of medical, dental, & vision premiums
  • HSA & Flexible FSA
  • Generous PTO
  • Employee resource program
  • Parental leave
  • Commuter benefits account
  • Stock options
  • Equity
  • 401k
  • Profession development budget
  • Life & disability insurance
Company Core Values
  • Humanity
  • Excellence
  • Creativity