Battery Researcher – Uppsala
What starts here will change the world. Our groundbreaking innovation – rechargeable zinc-ion batteries– makes 100% renewables possible on a global scale. At Enerpoly, we envision a future where technical excellence and social responsibility go hand-in-hand. That’s why our batteries are made from the safest, most sustainable, and most affordable materials on the planet. We work tirelessly to bring about the most innovative technology without sacrificing everything else that matters because yes, we CAN have it all.
We are now looking for a Battery Researcher to join our team and work with our partners at Uppsala University on the project “Demonstration of High-performance and Long-life Rechargeable Zinc-ion Batteries” funded by the Swedish Energy Agency. The project aims to develop and innovate in rechargeable zinc-ion batteries that enable cost-efficient, sustainable, and effective solutions for energy storage systems.
As a Battery Researcher, you will work closely with our Product Development team in Stockholm and gain support in battery development, testing and manufacturing. You exhibit a can-do attitude, and you approach problems with vigor and determination. You are expected to demonstrate versatility and possess the ability to learn quickly and to strive for perfection within a fast-paced environment.
This is a 24-month position located in Uppsala, with the possibility of joining full-time in Stockholm at the end of the contract. You will focus on developing functional zinc electrodes by evaluating and optimizing zinc plating and stripping processes in varying conditions. This position requires laboratory work experience, and it is essential that the candidate is well experienced in battery cell fabrication and electrochemical characterization.
Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:
To be successful in this role, you will need:
We also value your ability to demonstrate our company values of:
To be part of this unique opportunity, apply with your CV and cover letter in English. Submissions that are not in English will not be considered.
Our team shares a passion for innovation and a drive to positively impact society. We work in a fast-paced environment, explore new ideas, and challenge assumptions to make the impossible possible. Each team member is encouraged to contribute her creativity and unique strengths to enhance the company culture. Do you have what it takes to be an Enerpolee?