Cell/Battery Development Engineer



Penang, Malaysia
Posted on Thursday, May 30, 2024
About The Job

Enovix (Nasdaq: ENVX) is an advanced silicon battery company based in Fremont, Calif.

Enovix is on a mission to power the technologies of the future. Everything from IoT, mobile and computing devices, to the vehicle you drive, needs a better battery. Our disruptive architecture enables a battery with high energy density and capacity without compromising safety. We are scaling our silicon-anode, lithium-ion battery manufacturing capabilities to meet customer demand. For more information visit www.enovix.com and follow us on LinkedIn.

This is an exciting time at Enovix! We are looking for experienced candidates to help support our new lithium-ion battery production facility in Penang, Malaysia for commercialization of our 3D Silicon™ Lithium-ion Rechargeable Battery.

Job Summary

Enovix is seeking a Cell/Battery Development Engineer with experience in rechargeable battery development that is looking to get in on the ground floor of the next revolution in energy storage. This role is ideal for someone with technical experience in battery solutions. The role requires both in depth data analysis and hands on understanding of next generation battery’s operation, performance, and failure methods.


  • Lead process development to improve battery performance to meet final product performance and reliability requirements.
  • Design and run well-designed experiments based on DOE methodologies.
  • Perform battery physical characteristic analysis and extract critical insights.
  • Effectively collaborate with colleagues around the world – in California, India, Korea and Malaysia.
  • Perform FMEA and root cause analysis.
  • Effectively communicate the results to various stakeholders.


  • BS, MS, or PhD in Chemical Engineering, Materials Science Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Mechanical Engineering or related field with 2+ years industry experience.
  • Strong knowledge of battery chemistry and physics is desirable. Experience working with battery testers or related electronics is a plus.
  • Experience with using leading-edge battery and/or semiconductor material characterization techniques to drive failure analysis, understand degradation mechanisms, or improve yield.
  • Experience with statistical analysis methods to drive experiment design and conclusions.
  • Demonstrated capability to effectively analyze process data and extract/summarize meaningful information.
  • Familiarity with SPC, DOE, FMEA and 8D methodologies.

Enovix is an equal opportunity employer.