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EQUIPMENT PROJECT ENGINEER
Sila Nanotechnologies is working to revolutionize energy storage by developing next-generation Li-ion technologies that increase energy density and reduce the cost of storage. We’re seeking a hands-on Project Engineer with extensive experience making big, complex machines. This position will focus on designing, procuring, and commissioning successive generations of capital equipment and infrastructure for battery materials synthesis.
At Sila, we handle the full gamut of machine development, including: top-level architecture, detailed mechanical design, specifying and sourcing sensors and actuators, writing PLC and machine control code, facility design, machine construction, qualification, and ongoing upgrades. As we scale, we’re increasingly driven by complex engagements with subcontractors. Candidates for this role need to be experienced delivering on many-layered build projects with subcontracted systems and meaningful technical risk.
Sila Nanotechnologies is working to revolutionize energy storage by developing next-generation Li-ion technologies that increase energy density and reduce the cost of storage. We’re seeking a self-sufficient, fearlessly hands-on Equipment and Automation Engineer with an aptitude for learning new things and taking projects across the finish line. This position will focus on turning research ideas into hardware that can perform experiments with a high level of control.
At Sila, we handle the full gamut of machine development, including: top-level conception, detailed mechanical design, specifying and sourcing sensors and actuators, designing industrial control electronics, writing PLC and machine control code, machine construction and qualification, and ongoing upgrades. The ideal candidate will be eager to dive into all of these areas.
GOOD TO HAVE
HEAD OF DATA SYSTEMS
At Sila, we believe that data is essential to good science. The quality, accessibility and clear organization of our data is critical to our ability to discover breakthrough materials, demonstrate their business value, and effectively manufacture them. The Data Systems team plays a fundamental role in tying together the work of research scientists, development engineers, production operations and business teams, covering topics as broad as advanced analytics, manufacturing execution systems, database development, and IT infrastructure.
We’re looking for an experienced engineer and manager to contribute to, lead and grow this group. You’ll directly participate in infrastructure, systems development and programming challenges, while also hiring talented folks for IT and programming roles.
PEOPLE (HR) DIRECTOR
At Sila, we believe how a company works together is as important as what it ultimately does. The BizOps team - spanning People, Workplace Services, and Finance - plays a fundamental role in creating an environment where people can do the best work of their lives. We serve as behind-the-scenes champions, cultivating an experience that allows Silazens to be extraordinary.
We’re looking for an experienced HR generalist to own a full range of People responsibilities, from big picture roadmap to program design to hands-on operations. The ideal candidate will combine innovative ideas with tried-and-true HR approaches, knowing how to strike the right balance, to help our people and company thrive.
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