Director of R&D

Job title : Director of R&D
Location : Woburn
Job-type : Permanent
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Contact : Kylie Leberman
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Piper Maddox has been retained on an exclusive assignment by a business looking to revolutionize the advanced battery technology space to recruit for a Director of R&D. 

This team has been developing an incredible solid-state battery that uses lithium-metal anodes. After reaching a total funding of $300 million and partnering with one of the world's largest automotive companies, they are looking to rapidly scale their team with incredibly talented individuals like yourself.

 This role will play a massive part in that journey and this person will be largely responsible for their next-generation materials and cell chemistry. You will be responsible for managing a team, leading materials development, and running root cause analysis.


Essential Requirements:

  • We need someone who understands and has experience working materials that go into battery cells (i.e., chemicals, powders, etc.)

  • This person will need at ten years of experience in a materials development role working with batteries.

  • This person should have experience leading and managing a team of scientists.


  • An advanced degree in chemistry, chemical engineering or materials science is preferred.

  • A demonstrated ability to work in an energetic and changing environment.

In addition to a great compensation package, this business can offer you job security and an exciting and challenging work culture. This is an exceptional occasion to join a renowned organization that can provide an extraordinary opportunity for professional development and career progression.

This role is based in Woburn, Massachucetts. If you are interested in learning more, please contact Kylie Leberman.