Battery Scientist

Eurofins USA
May 2, 2022
Milpitas, CA
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Eurofins Scientific is an international life sciences company, providing a unique range of analytical testing services to clients across multiple industries, to make life and our environment safer, healthier and more sustainable. From the food you eat, to the water you drink, to the medicines you rely on, Eurofins works with the biggest companies in the world to ensure the products they supply are safe, their ingredients are authentic and labelling is accurate. Eurofins believes it is a global leader in food, environmental, pharmaceutical and cosmetics products testing, as well as in agroscience CRO services. It is also one of the global independent market leaders in certain testing and laboratory services for genomics, discovery pharmacology, forensics, CDMO, advanced material sciences and in the support of clinical studies.

In over just 30 years, Eurofins has grown from one laboratory in Nantes, France to over 58,000 staff across a network of more than 900 independent companies in over 54 countries, operating more than 900 laboratories.

In 2021, Eurofins generated total revenues of EUR € 6.7 billion, and has been among the best performing stocks in Europe over the past 20 years.

Job Description

Nanolab Technologies, a Eurofins company, is a scientific services company offering a breadth of expertise and a diversity of analytical techniques to help our clients understand the physical and chemical properties of their materials. We have an exciting opportunity for a Scientist to join our multi-disciplinary team as a scientist for our battery lab.

You will be at the forefront of building a new battery testing lab for our SF Bay Area location. In this role, you will be responsible for setting up variety of advanced tools and techniques for battery testing to help support diverse aspects of a client’s needs, which includes conducting technical discussions to understand the scope and expectations, designing and executing appropriate analytical plan/method, consulting with value-added insight and result interpretation, and recommending suitable next steps. 


Ideal candidate will have a BS, MS or PhD degree in Chemistry, Physics or Materials Science with 2+ years of experience in battery testing, designing analytical protocols, operating battery analytical instrumentation, interpreting analytical data, applying an understanding of the data to solve specific problems, writing scientific reports that include methodology, conclusions and supporting data, and comfortable working in a fast-paced environment with firm deadlines.

Experience that set you apart from other candidates would be strong knowledge and experience in lithium ion battery and other new generation batteries, such as lithium metal, Li-S, Li-air, Na battery, etc.  

Note: This role is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All accepted applicants must be U.S. Persons as defined by ITAR: U.S. Person is a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e., 'Green Card Holder'), Political Asylee, or Refugee.

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

Eurofins is a M/F, Disabled, and Veteran Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer.

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