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Materials Scientist

Chicago, IL, USA

Full Time

About the Role

Our multidisciplinary growing team is looking to welcome an Materials Scientist with a background in hands-on chemical synthesis and electrochemical testing.


Responsibilities include:

  • synthesis and characterization of novel nanomaterials,

  • preparation of nanosuspensions,

  • evaluation of electrochemical and physical properties of the formulations,

  • maintaining a comprehensive record of experimental procedures and results,

  • lab management and maintenance


Completed graduate degree in materials science, chemistry or chemical engineering.


· Hands-on experience with chemical synthesis, chemicals handling;

· Ability to safely handle large quantities of chemicals;

· Experience and understanding with nanomaterials characterization (XRD, SEM, electrochemistry, etc);

· Experience in data processing, plotting and interpretation and preparation of reports;

· Ability to follow established record keeping and safety procedures;

· Independent worker able to carry out assigned responsibilities;

· Ability to collaborate and achieve the goals for the company;

· Strong work ethics and problem solving skills.

US citizenship required (no visa sponsorship)


This position description documents the general nature and level of work but is not intended to be a comprehensive list of all activities, duties and responsibilities required of job incumbent. Consequently, job incumbent may be required to perform other duties as assigned.

About the Company

At Influit Energy we use advanced nanotechnology to create liquid rechargeable energy storage as a replacement for combustible fuels and solid batteries. We developed a high energy density flow battery that meets demanding targets for transportation and offers a cheaper, safer and environmentally friendly, rechargeable energy-storing fluid. Our disruptive technology will enable resilience of infrastructure, efficient utilization of renewable energy sources, and local manufacturing.

At Influit Energy, we are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all our employees and building a team that reflects the diversity of the people we hope to serve with our revolutionary products. Influit Energy is committed to equitable compensation and we offer a generous benefits package to make sure you have the support you need.

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