Energy Exploration Technologies has a mission to become a worldwide leader in the global transition to sustainable energy. Founded in 2018, the company is fundamentally changing the way humanity is powering our world and storing clean energy with breakthrough lithium-ion technology and energy storage solutions.
The Synthetic (Project) Chemist will be responsible for developing EnergyX’s R&D projects for compound synthesis and furthering the solvent extraction project. The successful candidate will supervise all aspects of the manufacture of the synthesized chemistry. The ideal best candidate for this role is highly self-motivated, thorough, diligent, and very organized with excellent project management skills.
Work with a team of experienced EnergyX scientists in research and development focused on disruptive materials and engineering systems to fundamentally transform scientific aspects of the energy industry including:
Oversee and delegate tasks associated to organic synthesis
Organize daily activity of laboratory work, specifically the R&D work
Ensure all test work is carried out safely and correctly
Be able to do the work of all technicians and engineers
Order or have synthesized the reagents needed to further R&D testing
Report findings and help direct the next steps
Ensure that all equipment and reagents are ordereed
Work with other directors and VP to ensure that project timelines and research are on target
Provide SX team with test work needed to develop and test new SX technologies
Guide technicians and engineers in work priority
Be able to technically explain and market our technology to customers
PhD degree in chemistry.
Experience synthesizing a variety of organic molecules.
Knowledge of standard techniques related to synthesis and purification of organic molecules.
Excellent Relationship skills –
Requires integrated work with project development team
Must work closely with the entire lab group
Must be able to communicate with internal and external customers
Self-directed and self-motivated.
Proficient computer skills – specifically Microsoft Office, Excel and Lotus Notes databases.
Excellent time-management, organizational, and communication skills.
Experience in developing methods for product testing and experimental design.
Proven experience in managing a research project.
EnergyX is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with EnergyX is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.