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Full-Time

Senior Scientist

Material Characterization and Analysis

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SES AI

SES AI

51-200 employees

Pioneers Li-Metal batteries for electric transportation

AI & Machine Learning
Industrial & Manufacturing
Energy

Senior, Expert

Burlington, MA, USA

Category
Lab & Research
Interdisciplinary Research
Life Sciences
Physical Sciences
Requirements
  • Doctorate in chemistry, chemical engineering, materials science, or related fields with 5+ years of industrial/academic experience
  • Expertise and experience in operating and maintaining analytical instruments including but not limited to GC, FTIR, UV-Vis, DSC, TGA, SEM, XPS, Raman, and NMR
  • Experience working with moisture sensitive materials in a glovebox or dry room
  • Experience in electrochemistry, specifically on LIB or LMB
  • Ability to analyze data and draw deeper conclusions from analytical data
  • An ability to communicate new concepts and draw insight from discussions with coworkers
  • Demonstrable track record of learning new technologies quickly and using your skillset to have a tangible impact in a short time frame
  • A technical leader with the ability to positively influence peers and bring the team together
Responsibilities
  • Lead materials characterization and validation activities, with special focus on separator materials for lithium metal battery systems
  • Procure analytical equipment as and when needed with a keen focus on enhancing characterization capabilities and developing new characterization methods
  • Analysis of chemical, physical, and thermal properties of all battery materials and understand their interactions with each other, developing a deep understanding of materials impact on cell safety and performance
  • Drive research on development of new separators. Collaborate with cross-functional teams to integrate findings into product development and improvement processes
  • Perform critical interpretation of analytical data; analyze information to drive key understanding
  • Develop a fundamental understanding of separator properties as related to Li-metal anode cell performance and safety

SES AI Corp is pioneering Li-Metal batteries for electric transportation, offering ultra-high energy density and lightweight design. The company utilizes advanced AI algorithms for battery health monitoring and has operations in Boston, Shanghai, and Seoul.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$500.1M

Headquarters

Woburn, Massachusetts

Founded

2012

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

5%

1 year growth

13%

2 year growth

35%