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Sr. Mechanical Engineer (South Korea)

Solid Power

Solid Power

Other Engineering
Seoul, South Korea
Posted on Sunday, February 11, 2024
Position Overview:

Solid Power is seeking a Sr. Mechanical Engineer to join our talented team of engineers and scientists working to revolutionize the battery industry through the development of next‐generation, all solid‐state rechargeable batteries. Solid Power is a dynamic, fast‐paced, collaborative, and innovative team environment. The preferred candidate will have extensive experience with cell manufacturing equipment for LiB or SSB.

Job Duties:

  • Support in commissioning automation line for cell manufacturing. Including FAT, SAT, and Validation.
  • Detailed analysis of engineering drawings and models provided by Solid Power and external vendors.
  • Develop comprehensive knowledge of manufacturing process from Slurry to completed cell, including hands on operations of equipment.
  • Working with Program Management during vendor visits to provide technical expertise. This will require travel to manufacturing sites outside of Seoul.
  • Create Detailed Documentation
  • Provide weekly reports in English
  • Design of tooling and equipment for process improvements
  • Design various test fixtures to test alternative manufacturing approaches.
  • Developing/Modifications to Work Instructions and Standard Operating Procedures.
  • Support technical questions from vendors and clients.
  • Understanding of telemetry equipment (Beta gauge, Thickness monitoring, camera, etc.)
  • Support PMFEA documentation
  • All documentation tasks must be in English

Qualifications/ Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree (or equivalent education/experience) in mechanical engineering
  • 10+ years of experience with battery manufacturing equipment and process.
  • Must be a Korean citizen or have a Korean Visa
  • Must have the ability to travel for work to the United States (Approximately 25%)
  • Bilingual – Korean and English
  • Certified in ASME Y14.5 2018 GD&T or International ISO equivalent, preferred.
  • Rapid learner and self-motivated who thrives in a fast-paced, collaborative start-up environment.
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, and organizational skills with a strong attention to detail.

Export Control Requirements:

This position requires access to technology, software and other information that is subject to governmental access control restrictions, due to export controls. Employment in this position is conditioned on the continued availability of government authorization to authorize release of such items, to the extent required, including without limitation an export license, or other documentation required to establish authorization to receive access to such items.

Company may delay commencement of employment, rescind an offer of employment, terminate employment, and/or may modify job responsibilities, compensation, benefits, and/or access to Company facilities and information systems, as Company deems appropriate, in order to ensure compliance with applicable government access control restrictions.