Cell Performance 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

We are looking for a Cell Performance 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 test-related process improvements from development through production.
  • Perform detailed test data analyses of cells to identify opportunities for product performance improvement.
  • Effectively collaborate with colleagues around the world – in California, India, Korea and Malaysia.
  • Design and run well-designed experiments based on DOE methodologies.
  • Become the site expert in interpretation of battery test data.
  • Work with our Applications group to benchmark critical customer requirements.
  • Effectively communicate the results to various stakeholders.


  • BS, MS, or PhD in Chemical Engineering, Materials Science, Physics, Chemistry 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 data analysis software like R, Pandas/Numpy/Scipy, JMP, Tableau, PowerBI, or equivalent.
  • Experience with use of SQL for database querying.
  • Demonstrated capability to clearly analyze battery test data and summarize and present meaningful information.
  • Experience with statistical analysis methods to drive experiment design and conclusions.
  • Familiarity with SPC, DOE, FMEA and 8D methodologies.

Enovix is an equal opportunity employer.