Industrial Engineer

Sila Nanotechnologies

Sila Nanotechnologies

201-500 employees

Develops advanced materials for high-energy lithium-ion batteries.


$106,000 - $134,000

Equity, Bonuses

Mid, Senior

Quincy, WA, USA

Required Skills
  • B.S. in Industrial Engineering or related fields, Masters degree preferred
  • Minimum 5+ years of industrial experience
  • Understanding of Theory of Constraints
  • Experience with MES and ERP systems
  • Experience in deploying Lean Manufacturing tools
  • Experience in Optimization, Simulation and basic coding (Python)
  • Develop and manage a plant capacity master model to optimize production performance and efficiency
  • Maintain the WIP plan for the entire plant and use operational data to readjust periodically
  • Design and deploy physical replenishment systems, storage systems and processes like Kanban for spare parts and consumables (e.g. pallets, sample bottles, lab supplies, etc.)
  • Plan and lead interdisciplinary Kaizen events or implement continuous improvement actions
  • Design the overall facility layout, storage, and flow paired with the appropriate equipment supporting the Factory Basis of Design
  • Maintain and update the factory layout and Basis of Design document and work with the process development and equipment design team to design the future lines

Sila Nanotechnologies Inc. is a pioneering company in the battery materials sector, with a significant competitive advantage due to its unique silicon anode material that enhances the energy density of lithium-ion batteries without affecting performance. The company's strong industry leadership is evident in its partnerships with leading consumer electronics and automotive OEMs, including BMW, Daimler, and ATL, to accelerate product roadmaps and commercial cell production. Sila's dynamic work culture, commitment to sustainability, and focus on technical innovation make it an attractive workplace for those passionate about contributing to a more sustainable future.

Company Stage

Series F

Total Funding



Alameda, California



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth