The director of the process engineering department will manage the design, set-up and operations of our new solid state cells prototype production line.
The Director of Process Engineering is an experienced leader in the development lithium-ion batteries, semiconductors, or similar equipment. The director will develop a strong and highly engaged team developing breakthrough new production processes for solid state battery materials.
Ideal candidates are detail-oriented, have prior production engineering experience, take pride in the quality of their work, and work well in a fast-paced, collaborative, and dynamic start-up environment.
Reporting directly to the COO, the engineering process director will be the member of the executive committee responsible for:
The director is expected to work as a team member with other parts of the company and maintain in-depth relations with all members of the management team through demonstrated business judgment combined with an ability to effectively influence others.
We are looking for a highly skilled and motivated individual capable of taking up this challenging opportunity to develop an ambitious project. Applicants should have a high degree of initiative and should be open to intense interdisciplinary collaboration, first in an early-stage start-up but moving progressively to an efficient mid-size organisation.
We are thinking in a person with 10-15 years of experience in lithium batteries manufacturing, ideally with some previous experience in solid state technology. Applicants must demonstrate an internationally recognized career path making him/her a credible person capable of explaining with conviction the details of the company business plan, technology roadmap, etc to investors and public authorities.
Specifically, we will assess expertise in the following aspects: