The cell technology team is looking for an engineer to lead binder development for both cathode and anode electrodes of Tesla’s cells. The role broadly entails evaluation and synthesis of polymer materials suitable as binders. The candidate will collaborate closely with other cell and battery engineering organizations within Tesla.
- Design new polymer materials, modify existing polymers to enhance binder functionality in battery electrodes
- Develop structure property relationships by implementing standard material & electrochemical characterization techniques
- Lead external suppliers/vendors discussions in order to guide materials development