Battery Engineer Internship for Summer 2023 (on-site)
Ateios is an early-stage startup developing next-generation batteries through rapid, custom manufacturing to improve the form-factor of wearables and the Internet of Things. Our R&D and product development are based out of state-of-the-art engineering facilities & headquarters located in Indiana where we are producing samples for customers. We are a passionate team of entrepreneurial engineers looking to help share that passion with others.
To learn more about the company and team, our recent Techstars pitch is available here.
JOB DESCRIPTION Interns will be responsible for supporting the Battery Engineering team with various customer and R&D projects. Ateios is seeking a high-energy individual, motivated to learn and support technical tasks. The internship will cover all facets of battery fabrication and battery testing, including general upkeep of the lab. RESPONSIBILITIES
- Follow lab operation, maintenance methods, and procedures
- Conduct experiments, collect and analyze electrochemical and physiochemical data to understand factors affecting battery performance
- Develop combinations of solvents and binders for slurry formulations for the high-quality printing process
- Learn and implement detailed operation of equipment and control procedures for meticulous synthesis of slurry, electrode coating, calendaring, punching, battery assembly, and testing
- Document conducted experiments, test results, daily lab tasks, and prepare technical reports
- Support the engineering team in experimentations and related tasks to fulfill daily and weekly goals
- Ensure workspace is clean and all equipment and resources are organized
- US Citizenship preferred but not required
- US Work Authorization
- Hands on experience handing appropriate lab glassware and lab equipment for mixing, coating, synthesis, and purification of various materials
- Knowledge of lab safety procedures
- Strong ability to communicate scientific problems and solutions clearly and concisely
- Attention to detail, ability to work well individually and in a team setting
PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORKING CONDITIONS
- Work various 8hr shifts, starting at early as 5am
- Ability to lift, push, or pull up to 20lbs
- Ability to work in a mask or respirator for multiple hours a day
- Ability to stand for at least and hour and do repetitive tasks with hands
Ateios Systems, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, age, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status or protected veteran status.