Material Engineer/Senior Material Engineer - Conductive



västerås, sweden
Posted on Thursday, March 14, 2024

Job Description

We are looking for a dedicated/experienced/driven Material Engineer and Senior Material Engineer to join us in our mission to contribute to a greener future. The role is a part of our excellent/bold/passionate Material team based in Västerås. By joining us, you will be a key player in establishing Northvolt battery cell and contribute to building one of the first large scale European battery factories.

About the team

  • Aim to develop the best materials for Customer project
  • There are 6 different parts in my team such as Cathode Active Material, Anode Active Material, Binder/Conductive, Electrolyte, Separator/Foil, Validation/Innovation
  • The team comprises more than 30 engineers including managers from various nationalities more than 8 countries

We are collaborate with external suppliers for material development.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Collaborate with the Cell design team to discuss the target of Materials to meet the cosutomer's demend
  • Work with external suppliers to develop optimal materials and generate innovative ideas
  • Coordinate with other departments to arrange Design of Experiments (DOE) and secure sufficient sample quantities
  • Analysis basic properties of each material (CoA items, Pysical and Chemical properties)
  • Investigate slurry properties of Cathode Active Material (CAM) and Anode Active Material (AAM).
  • Validate materials using Coin cell & Pouch cell testing
  • Generate ideas and file patents for each material

Northvolt is an equal opportunity employer. We're a diverse group of individuals, united by a common mission, who recognise that while our actions as individuals have a role to play in driving Northvolt towards its goals, we always seek to move forward as a team. We offer you an open and welcoming atmosphere where we win as a team – and fail as a team. Northvolt is growing at the speed of light and we are a strong believer in internal career development. For us it’s important to look at your skills and potential, please refrain form including your picture and age with your application to help us with this.

Apply with CV in English or your complete LinkedIn profile.

Full time employment, fixed salary.
Planned starting date is ASAP