Electrochemical Test Engineer

Berkeley, California
11 days ago
Full time role

Company

Twelve

Berkeley, CA, USA

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Job Description

Twelve is a new kind of chemical company built for the climate era. Our breakthrough technology eliminates emissions by turning CO2 into essential products. We are a team of scientists, engineers and problem solvers on a mission to fundamentally shift the way the world addresses climate change and lead the transition to a fossil free future with our carbon transformation technology.

Job Brief 

The Electrochemistry team is responsible for testing the performance of membrane electrode assemblies (MEAs) for Twelve’s electrochemical CO2 reduction process under a range of conditions. As an Electrochemical Test Engineer, you will be tasked with understanding the core operating principles that influence the electrochemical performance of our reactors. In this role, you will be designing and performing experiments that inform further improvements to the key active materials in Twelve’s CO2 electrolyzer. This will involve setting up electrochemical tests and analyzing the data to report to project stakeholders, managing electrochemical test stands to consistently produce quality data, and taking part in experimental planning meetings. 

What You Will Do

  • Perform electrochemical tests and then work up, analyze, and summarize the results
  • Share data across cross-functional teams and participate in experimental planning discussions
  • Manage, troubleshoot, and maintain electrochemical test stands
  • Communicate the status of testing hardware and any issues encountered during experiments
  • Maintain inventory of supplies as well as a clean and organized work area
  • Champion safety in a fast-paced laboratory environment

Who You Are

  • Have a background in Chemistry/Chemical Engineering, Physics, or Materials Science
  • Demonstrable hands-on project experience working in a research or industrial lab setting 
  • Highly attentive to detail with strong organizational and communication skills 
  • Able to follow standard operating procedures (SOPs) and work with minimal supervision 
  • Proficient in using MS Office and/or Google Suite products, as well as experience with a data analysis software 
  • Able to lift 25 lbs as required for cell assembly 

Twelve Benefits

  • Medical, dental, and vision coverage
  • Paid sick days and vacation
  • Competitive salary and equity compensation commensurate with experience
  • Diverse and inclusive work environment

We believe that the unique contributions of each individual is the driver of our success. To make sure that our products and culture continue to incorporate everyone's perspectives and experience we never discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, or marital, veteran, or disability status.

 

Want to work with us but don't see a current opening that fits your background? Email us at talent@twelve.co. 

 

Twelve

Berkeley, CA, USA

We're Twelve, a new kind of chemical company built for the climate era. Our breakthrough technology eliminates emissions by turning ...

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