Battery Materials Application Development Scientist

Location: Newark, DE (19711)
Company: Chemours
Industry: IT
Job Type: Full Time
Posted: 4 days ago

As we create a colorful, capable and cleaner world through chemistry, we invite you to join our team to harness the power of chemistry to shape markets, redefine industries and improve lives for billions of people around the world.

The responsibilities of the position include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Work with a team of technical service and R&D scientists to evaluate and develop battery component materials.

  • Utilize characterization tools to develop fundamental understanding of polymer composites.

  • Develop and advance laboratory testing capabilities, evaluate results, and determine improvements or changes needed to achieve goals. Drive safety and a focus on building knowledge and documentation.

  • Engage with marketing and sales functions to understand customer needs and translate them into CTQs

  • Collaborate with national laboratories, universities and industry partners to align on and to reach key milestones and deliverables with efficient resource allocations.

  • Assist in the development and execution of a product development pipeline for next generation lithium batteries including binder, separator, and other relevant battery materials, meeting key milestones and timelines.

  • Collaborate with global laboratories to support product development and customer requirements.

The following is required for this role:

  • Bachelors, Masters, or equivalent degree in Chemical or Material Science or Chemistry.

  • Strong understanding of polymer structure-property-processing relationship

  • 3+ years experience in battery related research and development

  • Technical Experience with advanced materials R&D and/or Technical Service

The following is preferred for this role:

  • Additional education preferred PhD with experience in lithium ion battery materials and/or systems engineering a plus.

  • Technical experience in polymer synthesis, design of experiments, production scaleup

  • Experience leading technology projects, presenting results and resourcing laboratories.


  • Competitive Compensation

  • Comprehensive Benefits Packages

  • 401(k) Match

  • Employee Stock Purchase Program

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Commuter Benefits

  • Learning and Development Opportunities

  • Strong Inclusion and Diversity Initiatives

  • Company-paid Volunteer Days


We are driven by our purpose to create a more colorful, capable, and cleaner world through the power of chemistry.

Built upon a 200-year-old legacy and a world-class product portfolio, we bring everyday convenience to virtually everything people touch-in industries ranging from automotive, paints, and plastics to electronics, construction, energy, and telecommunications. We bring solutions that are better, safer, more reliable, and more sustainable, through the power of chemistry.


We see our people as our biggest assets. Instead of focusing just on what our employees do each day, we look at how they do it. By taking a different approach to talent development, employee engagement, and culture, our goal is to empower employees to be their best selves-at Chemours and in life.

The ours in Chemours represents everyone who works here. We're thousands strong and always looking for the best and brightest to join our team.


Five fundamental, foundational values form the substructure of our culture as a multinational

corporation. They are core beliefs that guide and frame both our behaviors and our aspirations.

Our values are in part what differentiate us from others, making us uniquely Chemours.

They are-Customer Centered, Refreshing Simplicity, Collective Entrepreneurship,

Safety Obsession, and Unshakable Integrity. At Chemours, our values are where everything begins.

We were honored to be named a Great Place to Work-Certified Company for 2019-2020 -our second consecutive year. We were also proud to receive a Gold Medallion Award from the U.S. Department of Labor's HIRE VETS program in 2019.

Chemours is an equal opportunity employer

Chemours is an E-Verify employer

Candidates must be able to perform all duties listed with or without accommodation

Immigration sponsorship (ie, H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status) is not currently available for this position

At Chemours, you will find sustainability in our vision, our business and your future. If you want to work on the leading edge of your field and have a desire to make a difference, join Chemours and discover what it means when we say We Are Living Chemistry .

Web Reference : AJF/350648119-202
Posted Date : Fri, 24 Jun 2022

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