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Tesla Motors

Global Supply Manager-Cathode/Materials Production and Sourcing

Tesla Motors - Palo Alto, CA

Support commercial analyses of new battery material (i.e. cathode materials) production investments and future processing technologies. Develop should-cost models for various material technologies and process methods to drive sourcing decisions


Build, develop and maintain data models to estimate cost, energy, and environmental footprints of production of materials used in battery cell manufacturing.

Analyze cost structures to identify main drivers and opportunities to reduce material and chemical costs through material design and processing.

Work with senior engineers and managers to build an understanding of supplier markets and processes; support market landscaping studies.

Participate with critical-path decision making on battery supply chain challenges.

Support the Gigafactory and Battery Supply Chain teams in scouting, selecting, optimizing, and implementing chemical processing technologies throughout the battery supply chain.

Mine and organize information through secondary and primary research activities.


Technical degree, advanced degree preferred

Technical understanding of Li-ion cathode materials and production processes

Excellent communication skills for both technical and commercial information

Strong data analysis and project management skills, strong excel skills preferred

3 days 8 hours ago

Tesla Motors


Global Supply Manager-Cathode/Materials Production and Sourcing Tesla Motors - Palo Alto, CA, United States


Location: Palo Alto, CA

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