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Staff Quality Engineer

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Job Description

Are you ready to build America’s clean energy future with the team that will deliver? Form Energy is an American energy technology and manufacturing company. We are pioneering a new class of iron-air batteries to enable our electric grid to run on renewable, reliable, and affordable energy, every day of the year.

Form Energy has been recognized by TIME as “One of the Best Inventions of 2023” for its battery technology and by MIT Technology Review as a “Top Climate Tech Company to Watch”. We are making rapid progress on our mission of delivering energy storage for a better world, and are growing just as rapidly to meet demand. Our team has more than doubled in size in the past year, and continues to expand every day. We have signed contracts with leading electric utilities across the United States. Pilot production of our iron-air batteries has already begun, and later this year, production will take off to high volumes at our new factory in West Virginia.

Working for Form Energy is more than just a job, it’s a chance to be part of something extraordinary. And right now might be the most exciting moment in the company’s history to join. We are assembling a team of some of the most talented and motivated individuals across the country. Driven by our core values of humanity, excellence, and creativity, our team is determined to deliver on our mission and transform the energy landscape for the better.

Feeling energized to make a meaningful impact on the world? Then keep reading - you’ve come to the right place.

As a subject-matter expert for all quality control and assurance processes to ensure all of Form

Energy’s products meet customer, company, and regulatory requirements.

Duties include:

1. Utilize complex industrial engineering methods to establish critical systems, processes,

and quality control plans and procedures to ensure high-performing and quality products;

2. Ensure quality assurance and standards are met throughout the entire product

development lifecycle, from early R&D to validation testing, pilot builds and ultimately,

SOP, and customer deliveries;

3. Collaborate with Design Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Suppliers and

Operations to address and improve quality and reliability, and manufacturability issues;

4. Establish and maintain product quality and control plans and quality performance metrics

to preemptively prevent issues;

5. Identify appropriate product specifications and tolerances;

6. Conduct audit manufacturing lines against released designs, manufacturing processes

and procedures;

7. Identify and resolve manufacturing quality issues;

8. Monitor quality, determine root cause, and implement effective short-term permanent


9. Drive Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA) activities to ensure design and

manufacturing issues are identified in early development and risks properly mitigated;

10. Provide design for manufacturability feedback to engineering teams, and participate in

design for manufacturing (DFM) reviews;

11. Utilize Statistical Process Control (SPC) to efficiently problem solve; and

12. Implement systems and processes to ensure proper defect detection capabilities and

proper traceability coverage.

Position Requirements:

A bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in industrial engineering, mechanical engineering, or a

closely related discipline, followed by 5 years of experience in an industrial engineering-related


Experience must include the following, which may be gained concurrently:

  1. 5 years of experience performing quality assurance for industrial engineering operations;

  2. 5 years of experience in Assembly process validations (Process capability)

  3. 5 years of experience in Failure analysis (DFMEA, FMEA and Control Plans)

  4. 5 years of experience in statistical process control SPC, CAPA, audits

  5. 1 year of experience in battery assembly technology

Job site: 42 84 Drive, Eighty-Four, PA 15330. Full-time. Salary: $150,000.


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Humanity is a cornerstone of Form Energy’s culture, and we make sure our compensation and benefits reflect that. Form Energy offers competitive salaries, stock options, and a holistic benefits package to ensure all employees have what they need to thrive while working here.

When it comes to you and your family’s health, we cover 100% of medical, dental, and vision premiums for full-time employees - and 80% of healthcare premiums for dependents. This starts from day one. We also offer at least 12 weeks of paid leave for new parents (up to 20 weeks for birthing parents), and generous vacation policies to give employees time to recharge when needed.

To build a clean and equitable energy future, we need everyone at the table. We strive to form a team as diverse as the communities we will serve with our technology, and are committed to maintaining an inclusive environment for all employees. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer, and encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply to our open jobs. logo

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