Senior Systems Design Engineer
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Redwood Materials

501-1,000 employees

Lithium-ion refinement & component manufacturer
Company Overview
Redwood's mission is to build a circular supply chain to power a sustainable world and accelerate the reduction of fossil fuels. The company is localizing a global supply battery chain and producing anode and cathode components in the U.S. for the first time, while also reducing environmental impact, cost, and supply chain risks.
Energy
B2C

Company Stage

Series D

Total Funding

$3.8B

Founded

2017

Headquarters

Carson City, Nevada

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

19%

1 year growth

43%

2 year growth

214%
Locations
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Python
MATLAB
Autodesk CFD
Data Analysis
FEM/FEA
CategoriesNew
Mechanical Engineering
Design Engineering
Thermal and Fluid Systems Engineering
Requirements
  • M.S. in Mechanical/Chemical/Electrical Engineering, Physics, or equivalent experience
  • At least seven years of experience in Systems Design Engineering and first-principles modeling, preferably involving multi-physics simulations
  • Working knowledge of Python and/or simulation software packages, and functional software engineering skills
  • Working knowledge of Simulink, Matlab, and/or FEA / CFD modeling tools
  • Strong understanding of mechanical, electrical, and thermodynamics first principles and fundamentals
  • Exposure to complex system design
  • Self-motivated, hands-on attitude, with a willingness to contribute at all levels
  • Passion for sustainability and making the world a better place
Responsibilities
  • Implementing complex system design models which integrate mechanical, thermal, chemical, and control theories of operation, likely in custom software
  • Integrate live data from the factory floor into such models and implement functionality to detect anomalies of failing equipment in the plant
  • Navigate a highly cross-functional landscape of engineers to gather requirements, and work with stakeholders to provide solutions as they are required
  • Provide modeling support to optimize plant efficiency
  • Apply knowledge of motors, pumps, sensors, actuators, and thermodynamic systems to accurately model plant behavior in custom software / Simulink / Matlab and/or other modeling tools
  • Provide high-level control strategy design, informed by simulation and data analytics