View, Inc. Electrochemist in Milpitas, California
The mission at View is to create Delightful Human Environments.
In the great tradition of challenging the way we think about everyday essentials, the team at View has revitalized something that hasn't changed for centuries – the simple window – and in doing so, is transforming the largest industry in the world, real estate.
View makes smart windows that automatically adjust in response to the sun to increase access to natural light, eliminates blinds, and minimizes heat and glare. Research has demonstrated that employees working in offices with View see a greater than 50% reduction in headaches, eyestrain and drowsiness, and measurably higher productivity. Every View installation includes a ‘smart building platform’ with a network and communication infrastructure that enables transformational applications such as personalized wellness, collaboration, enhanced building security, and strengthened cellular coverage inside buildings.
We are leveraging artificial intelligence (AI) to develop smart buildings and IoT applications to create a healthier and more productive environment for employees.
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We are seeking an Electrochemist to join our R&D team in Milpitas. The R&D team focuses on development of thin-film stack and processes used to build our electrochromic (EC) device. You will be responsible for developing fundamental understanding of our EC device operation through application of advanced electrochemical device and materials characterization techniques, and for proposing process changes to improve coloration performance and durability. While the position is based at our headquarters in Milpitas, CA, you will be expected to interact with the technology team at our production facility in Olive Branch, MS, in order to test and transfer improved processes to high-volume manufacturing tools.
ESSENTIAL POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES
Characterize electrochemical properties of functional layers and full stack devices
Seek external metrologies, as required, to characterize materials properties of EC device
Develop new techniques to characterize unit film and device-level performance
Develop models for EC device operation
Interface with Operations and Durability teams on device fabrication and testing aspects
Maintain, troubleshoot, and calibrate electrochemical testing equipment
DESIRED SKILLS AND ABILITIES
Specialized knowledge of electrochemistry is required
Strong laboratory experience, including analytical and experimental techniques
Experience with thin film deposition techniques, especially sputtering, is a plus
Familiarity with statistical data analysis methods is preferred
Excellent verbal and written communications skills
Ability to work independently and in a team environment
Travel up to 20%
EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE
Master's or PhD degree in Materials Science, Engineering, Chemistry, or a related field is required
View, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer