Checkerspot designs performance materials at a molecular level. We do this by optimizing microbes to biomanufacture unique structural oils produced in nature, but not previously accessible at commercial scale. The company is currently commercializing three materials: a light-weight urethane-based composite (Algal Core) and a cast urethane (Algal Wall), both commercialized initially through the brand WNDR® Alpine, as well as algal oil formulated into MiDori® BioWick and sold in partnership with Beyond Surface Technologies to clothing brands worldwide. A Public Benefit Corporation and Certified B-CorpTM, Checkerspot empowers product designers and innovators, including Beyond Surface Technologies, Gore and WNDR Alpine, with better materials to develop improved consumer and B2B applications for a post-petroleum future.
Our company culture can best be understood through experience. We would like to be known more by what we do than what we say.
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If you are interested in joining us at Checkerspot, please send your cover letter and résumé to email@example.com with the position you are applying for in the subject line.
For positions at WNDR Alpine (Checkerspot Design Lab) in Salt Lake City, please send your cover letter and résumé to firstname.lastname@example.org.