Intern, Reactor Modeling

  • Form Energy
  • Somerville Ma, Berkeley Ca, Other
  • May 04, 2021

Job Description

Form Energy is a team of passionate people tackling the challenge of climate change through transformationally low cost energy storage. Our team members are active learners who enjoy working on tough technology problems in massive markets and embody our values of humanity, excellence and creativity. The company is backed by a diverse set of committed investors and we have raised over $100M to date.Role DescriptionWe are looking for an intern with a strong background in python scripting/modeling to help scale up existing battery simulations to full scale designs. In this internship you will work closely with team members to build on the existing battery model to enable simulations at our full-scale designs. Knowledge of batteries/electrochemistry is not needed, but an interest in learning more about this topic is desired.

What you'll do:

  • Develop the framework for existing battery model to operate at a larger scale
  • Expand the geometry to have large scale options
  • Add in equations to the battery model representing the physical phenomena needed to accurately simulate larger scale batteries
  • Enable simulations to be run by anyone in the company through available software (IDEs).

What you'll need:

  • Strong communication skills
  • Graduate level or 3rd year + undergraduate in an engineering, computer science, or related program
  • Experience with Python
  • Experience using cloud based organizational tools
  • Enjoys a fast paced work environment
  • Experience with Statistics and DOE is a plus

Compensation, Benefits, and Perks Form Energy is committed to equitable compensation and we offer a generous benefits package to make sure you have the support you need. We cover 100% of employee premiums and 80% of dependent premiums for medical, dental, and vision insurance. We offer a flexible Paid Time Off program and every employee, regardless of gender identity or expression, is eligible for 12 weeks of paid parental bonding leave. We offer a 401k and all employees are granted stock options. A full listing of our benefits is available on our careers page. At Form Energy, we are working toward a 100% renewable energy future for everyone in the world. We are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all our employees and are seeking to build a team that reflects the diversity of the people we hope to serve with our revolutionary products. Form Energy is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

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