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Senior Process Engineer

Cuberg

Cuberg

San Leandro, CA, USA
Posted on Friday, February 2, 2024

The Senior Process Engineer will have a large impact in developing Cuberg’s next generation cell by working in many cross functional roles. Responsibilities include pilot manufacturing process development, equipment development, materials characterization, and equipment troubleshooting.

Ideal candidates are detail-oriented, have prior R&D or pilot production engineering experience, take pride in the quality of their work, and work well in a fast-paced, collaborative, and dynamic startup environment.

About

Cuberg builds high-performance energy solutions based on next-generation technology for the world’s most demanding battery applications. Cuberg technology, paired with the manufacturing excellence of parent company Northvolt, will help give rise to a new generation of mobility businesses and decarbonize hard-to-abate segments of the transportation industry.

Cuberg technology uses a lithium metal anode and proprietary liquid electrolyte to simultaneously solve the interlocking challenges of battery performance and manufacturability. While incumbent battery technologies, such as lithium-ion, can be too heavy and low-performing for use in aircraft, Cuberg’s battery cells are lightweight and high-performance. The technology is also compatible with industry standard manufacturing methods, enabling scalability, reliability and traceability across the value chain.

Cuberg and Northvolt believe that complete electrification will require a revolutionary spirit and a practical mind. We won’t just design the world’s best batteries—we will ship them at scale.

Responsibilities

  • Develop processes for product assembly and packaging at a pilot scale
  • Innovate on incumbent processes relating to cell assembly and packaging
  • Transition processes from R&D to pilot scale production
  • Lead equipment acceptance testing, commissioning, and handoff to production
  • Initiate and drive cross-functional projects
  • Support in R&D process troubleshooting as needed
  • Correctly identify manufacturing process knowledge gaps and close them methodically
  • Document procedures and provide training and coaching to manufacturing associates as well as maintenance technicians as needed