Electrochemistry Team Leader, Tel Aviv


General job description:


This role suits an experienced electrochemist with commercial experience within an R&D laboratory - completing chemical formulation testing & development. In this job you will report to the VP R&D and work in collaboration with the CTO and others who are in the UK as well as with the Israeli team.



  • Lead ongoing research and development of materials, processes and components to produce rechargeable batteries. 

  • Transfer theoretical and academic ideas into products 

  • Building and leading the electrochemical team to meet the company targets

  • Develop strong and healthy collaboration with the team in the UK and with the other R&D teams and functional groups in Israel.

  • Plan, conduct experiments and lead the lab work 

  • Participate in planning process optimization and production scaling up

  • Become a subject matter expert in the relevant subjects and supports the rest of the team, as such. 


Prerequisites (must):

  • PhD. In chemistry or materials science

  • Proven experience in new product development in commercial environment  

  • Experience in leading people

  • Strong background in the areas of solid-state electrochemistry, materials chemistry, Li-ion batteries, or interfacial surface science

  • Team player with excellent communication skills.



  • Scaling up experience

  • Experience in fabricating and characterizing electrochemical devices including Li-ion batteries.