QuantumScape

Manufacturer of lithium batteries designed to accelerate the commercialization of solid-state batteries. The company engages in the manufacturing of electric vehicle batteries that have the density of fossil fuels. The vehicle batteries are manufactured with high energy and power densities and also higher life cycle than standard lithium ion batteries.

May 22, 2021
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. QuantumScape is an energy storage technology company, located in San Jose, California, and we are working on a fundamental disruption in the field of energy storage. We seek to change the paradigm in energy storage by developing a completely new class of electrical energy storage device. We are seeking an experienced, highly motivated candidate to join our rapidly growing finance organization. Responsibilities: Responsible for accounts payable processes including vendor maintenance, invoice processing, payment processingCorrespond with vendors and respond to inquiries from vendors and internal stakeholdersConduct special reviews and prepare additional analyses including vendor payment analysis, expense analysis, and others analyses as assignedPerform account reconciliations including credit card reconciliationsPerform and coordinate monthly, quarterly, and year-end accounting close...
May 22, 2021
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. QuantumScape is an energy storage technology company, located in San Jose, California, and we are working on a fundamental disruption in the field of energy storage. We seek to change the paradigm in energy storage by developing a completely new class of electrical energy storage device. We are looking for a Process Quality Engineer with 1-3 years of experience to join our team who can improve the quality in our battery assembly process. Job Description: Determine and create key quality metrics/indicators to track performanceIdentify and advise opportunities to improve quality systems and develop long-term strategies to increase battery yieldWork closely with process engineer and battery assembly technician to ensure QC practices are being followed.Coordinate and ensure common equipment maintenance is being performed and tracked in a timely manner.Work collaboratively with the...
May 22, 2021
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. QuantumScape is an energy storage technology company, located in San Jose, California. We are working on a fundamental disruption in the field of energy storage. We seek to change the paradigm in energy storage by developing a completely new class of electrical energy storage device. The Role: We are seeking an experienced, highly motivated candidate to join our rapidly growing finance organization as a Senior Financial Analyst. In this role, you will be responsible for the company's external filings and conducting research on various technical accounting matters that could impact the Company's financial statements. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter who has a passion for learning and ongoing process improvement. Responsibilities: Prepare and review all disclosures (financial and non-financial) included in the SEC filings (e.g., Form 10-K, Form 10-Q, Form 8-K and Quarterly...
May 20, 2021
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. QuantumScape is an energy storage technology company, located in San Jose, California, and we are working on a fundamental disruption in the field of energy storage. We seek to change the paradigm in energy storage by developing a completely new class of electrical energy storage device. We are backed by top VC firms and our ground-breaking technology is based on work done by researchers at Stanford University. Join a department of engineers and technicians taking cutting-edge concepts to manufacturing. Responsibilities: Collaborate with engineers to run scaling trials and bring up new equipment and processes. Learn and maintain SOPs to standardize production.Keep accurate and detailed laboratory records.Maintain an inventory of laboratory supplies, and a safe and organized workspaceCommunicate results and update daily progressYou will work with a team of technicians, engineers and...
May 19, 2021
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. We are developing batteries that will power the next generation of transportation. We agree that software is eating the world; as such, we are leaning on software to give us a competitive edge. We are looking for an energetic senior software engineer to augment our small, diverse team, in an exciting, multidisciplinary environment of chemists, materials scientists, process engineers, and physicists.You are an experienced engineer who loves moving quickly and working on groundbreaking technologies. You feel comfortable leading and supporting multiple projects at the same time. You bring outstanding insight towards solving our most difficult challenges. You resemble a true "full stack" engineer capable of working in an environment where the team is small but the projects are numerous and diverse.As a full stack engineer, you will architect novel and efficient cloud solutions using the...
May 19, 2021
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. Are you passionate about energy storage and ready to contribute in the race for a better battery? QuantumScape is a well-funded start-up located in San Jose, California, and is working on a groundbreaking solid-state battery technology for electric vehicles. We are seeking a motivated and diligent technician to support our battery research projects. Responsibilities: Collaborate with battery scientists and engineers to carry out cutting-edge experiments. Execute electrical qualification of cell prototypes for next-generation batteries according to SOP.Carefully disassemble cell prototypes and perform detailed analysis to identify and characterize different failure modes.Use your attention to detail to identify issues with equipment/materials or processing steps. Improve SOPs to increase efficiency and quality.Maintain a clean, organized lab workspace.Communicate results and update...
May 19, 2021
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. We are in a period of rapid growth and the HR Operations team is foundational to our continued success as we scale from the ~300 team members we have today, to many more in the future. Reporting to the Head of HR, you will drive HR operational excellence and own the design, delivery, documentation, and effectiveness of core HR operations and processes. This will be an individual contributor role to start, but you may have the opportunity to grow your team as we scale overtime. THE ROLE: -  You will be instrumental in evaluating, selecting, and deploying the next generation of HR technology and infrastructure that will help us thoughtfully scale-  Lead the identification, evaluation, development, implementation and ongoing management of key people processes across multiple platforms and systems-  Recommend, develop and implement people processes that shape the employee lifecycle and...
May 19, 2021
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. We are developing solid state batteries that will power the next generation of transportation. We agree that software is eating the world; as such, we are leaning on software to give us a competitive edge. In this role, you will work with chemists, materials scientists, process engineers, and physicists in an exciting, multidisciplinary environment. You are an energetic software developer who will join our engineering team with a complementary skill set. Your background might include data engineering, data science, DevOps, front end development, or IoT.You love moving quickly and working on leading edge technologies. Your responsibility will be to work with our software team to maintain and expand our data analysis and processing capabilities to assist our researchers. You will develop and deploy code to the cloud and on-prem using the latest DevOps technologies such as Kubernetes,...
May 18, 2021
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. QuantumScape is an energy storage technology company, located in San Jose, California. We are working on a fundamental disruption in the field of energy storage. We are seeking an experienced, highly motivated candidate to lead product management for our rapidly growing organization. Responsibilities include developing overall product strategy, specifications, and project management. The position will report directly to the Chief Marketing Officer.In this role, you will:•Engage in market research and customer discovery to create the product business case and market requirements•Define product specification jointly with engineering, marketing, sales, and operations departments internally and communicate and manage it externally with customers•Lead the program management across products to identify and mitigate risks and manage timelines•Develop and deliver external messaging for media,...
May 18, 2021
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. Come join our mission to be the worlds' leading producer of solid-state batteries. We are leading the energy storage race to productizing the next level of battery performance.We are a new IPO company located in San Jose, California, working on new solid-state energy storage technology to allow electric vehicles to compete and eventually outperform internal combustion engines. Our leap in energy density and fast charge rate is enabled by our proprietary chemistry and cell architecture, which also benefits safety. Our industry advantage is due in part to our state-of-the-art laboratory facility, accelerated growth, development of highly automated machinery, and market leader demeanor. Do you want to learn more about and work on this critical development phase of future energy storage devices?Under the direction of an experienced Principal Engineer, you will help develop battery cell...
May 18, 2021
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. Do you want to help build world-class R&D and manufacturing capabilities in the energy industry? We need a Project Manager to join our team and ensure the company can rapidly scale its operations to commercialize this technology and change the world.  In this role, you will:  •Work in close collaboration with scientists and engineers at QuantumScape to deliver critical pieces of equipment in support of manufacturing scale-up efforts•Play a critical role in building out our second site dedicated to manufacturing operations•Take ownership and drive execution for a wide variety of projects, helping the team stay organized and on schedule, setting the agenda and guiding the discussion, as well as following up on action items•Develop relationships with vendors: coordinate demos, review proposals, help select the winning proposal, and facilitate all communications•Drive frequent, open...
May 14, 2021
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. We are hiring a Sr. Facilities Technician to help build out a world-class R&D and pilot-production facility at QuantumScape. You will join a team charged with maintaining equipment and ensuring facility equipment uptime to help scale its operations to commercialize the company’s groundbreaking energy storage technology. Responsibilities: Executes daily, monthly, quarterly facilities & equipment inspections/maintenancesActs as a contact while on shift for any building issues (climate control, odors, smoke, spills, damage, emergencies, and repairs)Supervises contractor performance and works closely with outside vendors and contractors to ensure work is completed according to specificationsMay act as project coordinator for all size projects including large scale repair and new facility projectsSolicits bids and quotes from vendorsMonitors and replaces light bulbs in all...
May 14, 2021
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. We are hiring a Facilities Technician to help build out a world-class R&D and pilot-production facility at QuantumScape. You will join a team charged with maintaining equipment and ensuring facility equipment uptime to help scale its operations to commercialize the company’s groundbreaking energy storage technology. Responsibilities: Executes daily, monthly, quarterly facilities & equipment inspections/maintenancesActs as a contact while on shift for any building issues (climate control, odors, smoke, spills, damage, emergencies, and repairs)Monitors and replaces light bulbs in all assigned facilities, as neededMakes minor plumbing repairs, as necessaryCoordinates and assists with departmental and employee movesPreforms basic electrical work and resolves when an electrician is requiredPerforms maintenance duties as assigned by the facilities managerCarries out work orders in...
May 12, 2021
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. We are located in San Jose, California with a new sophisticated energy storage technology that will allow electric vehicles to outperform internal combustion cars. We have enabled a step change in performance with a different chemistry and cell architecture that also benefits safety.Are you hardworking for test, passionate about new technology and sought for success? Then do we have a position for you.In response to fast-growing need for data, we are building our battery test team. We are seeking an experienced and diligent R&D Technician to join our existing team. Responsibilities: Observation and characterization of product with microscope;Conducting chemical analysis of powders; Maintaining the organization and function of the laboratory space and equipment; Complete production documentation accurately and timely;Shift is day shift, 8:00am to 4:30pm including weekend Minimum...
May 06, 2021
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. QuantumScape is working on a groundbreaking solid-state battery technology for energy storage. Come join us on our mission as we transform energy storage to enable a more sustainable future! We are looking for a diligent R&D Technician to support our electrolyte development effort. Our ideal candidate is a skilled research technician who is a great teammate, reliable, and independent. The current schedule for this position is a swing shift. Responsibilities: Produce, analyze, document, and report reproducible/ high-quality data in a timely and professional manner under tight deadlinesExecute experiments by accurately following verbal and/or written instructions, including SOPs. Keep accurate and detailed laboratory records and shift reports Communicate daily results and summarize progress with engineers or supervisor, verbally or through written shift reports Troubleshoot,...
May 04, 2021
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. We are a well-funded start-up located in San Jose, California with a new sophisticated energy storage technology that will allow electric vehicles to outperform internal combustion cars. We have enabled a step change in performance with a different chemistry and cell architecture that also benefits safety. Are you hardworking for test, passionate about new technology and sought for success? Then do we have a position for you. In response to fast-growing need for data, we are building our battery test team. We are seeking an experienced and diligent R&D Technician to join our existing team. Responsibilities: -  Fabrication of cathode electrode for all-solid-state batteries; -  Preparing test battery cells for successful test execution;  -  Maintaining the organization and function of the laboratory space and equipment;  -  Complete production documentation accurately and timely; -...
Apr 30, 2021
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. We are located in San Jose, California with a new energy storage technology that will allow electric vehicles to outperform internal combustion cars. We have enabled a step-change in performance with a different chemistry and cell architecture that also benefits safety.Do you want to make a contribution to this critical part of the future energy economy? We are looking for a diligent R&D Technician who has experience in analytical techniques (XRD, ICP or mechanical test) and feel comfortable to work in a glove box and dry room. As a R&D technician in analytical team, you will work on material characterization to deliver high quality data in a timely manner to support R&D in the company! Responsibilities: Manage sample submission queues, prepare samples and operate analytical instruments to perform testsMonitor and log key parameters during tests; clear lab notebook...
Apr 30, 2021
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. We’re on a mission to electrify cars by building the next generation of battery technology! Do you want to learn about and work on this critical part of the future energy economy? QuantumScape is located in San Jose, California focused on developing new energy storage technology to allow electric vehicles to outperform internal combustion cars. Our leap in energy density and charge rate is enabled by a different chemistry and cell architecture which also benefits safety. Our quick progress is due in part to a state-of-the-art laboratory facility, highly automated data collection and analysis, and a strong and clear set of values.We are seeking a highly-motivated battery researcher to further improve the performance of our novel solid-state batteries. You will learn how the technology works, develop new techniques for device characterization, and work with the broader team to improve...
Apr 30, 2021
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. We are located in San Jose, California with a new energy storage technology that will allow electric vehicles to outperform internal combustion cars. We have enabled a step-change in performance with a different chemistry and cell architecture that also benefits safety.Do you want to make a contribution to this critical part of the future energy economy? We are looking for a diligent R&D Technician who has experience in analytical techniques (XRD, ICP or mechanical test) and feel comfortable to work in a glove box and dry room. As a R&D technician in analytical team, you will work on material characterization to deliver high quality data in a timely manner to support R&D in the company! Responsibilities: Manage sample submission queues, prepare samples and operate analytical instruments to perform testsMonitor and log key parameters during tests; clear lab notebook...
Apr 28, 2021
QuantumScape HQ- San Jose, CA
Come join us on our mission as we revolutionize energy storage to enable a sustainable future. We’re on a mission to electrify cars by building the next generation of energy storage technology! Do you want to make a major contribution to this critical part of the future energy economy? As a member of the metrology team, you will help us design and build advanced imaging systems to collect high velocity data predictive of battery performance. Come join us in a role that sits at the intersection of materials, manufacturing, machine vision, and data science! Responsibilities: Build prototype imaging systems, fixtures, and testing assemblies.Develop ways to quantify features of interest on our batteries.Collaborate across teams to link image data to battery performance.Design and execute studies to characterize and monitor imaging systems.As tool owner of a set of imaging systems, develop SOPs and train team members. Minimum requirements: Education & Experience B.S. in EE,...