Work With Us

Banyu Carbon is located within CoMotion Labs at Fluke Hall on the beautiful campus of the University of Washington. This setting unites the fast paced and exciting environment of a startup with the thriving intellectual community and advanced instrumentation of a major research university. We are a team of scientists who love being challenged by tough problems. Our current benefits package (listed below) provides a level of support similar to many major firms, but at Banyu Carbon you have the potential for growth and the ability to work on the diverse innovative projects of a startup. Put your passion for the planet and for science to work at Banyu Carbon.

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Current benefits* for full time regular employees include:

Competitive and Transparent Pay

Our team is our greatest asset. We support you through competitive, transparent, and equitable pay. We post salary bands in all job advertisements so that you know that you are being treated fairly. Current positions include a stock option incentive so you can be rewarded for the company’s success.

Health Care and Retirement

Our 401(k) retirement plan with a 6% employer match shows that we care about your financial security. Our health benefit provides coverage for medical, vision, and dental expenses. We also provide a holistic employee assistance program.

Time Off Designed to Support You

15 days of paid time off per year in addition to paid sick time. Banyu Carbon employees are entitled to 13 additional paid holidays annually, including 11 federal and state holidays and 2 floating holidays to recognize cultural, religious, or personally significant events

Incredible Location

We are located on the campus of a major research university. A light rail station, recreational sports facilities, the Burke-Gilman bike trail, and the Lake Washington Waterfront are all within a half mile of the company’s office and lab space. Seattle is a thriving and dynamic city situated between the snowcapped Cascade Mountains and the waters of Puget Sound.


Work on one of the world’s greatest challenges with a team of passionate and experienced scientists.

Commuting Pass and Gym Membership

A transit pass with unlimited rides and membership at the university’s nearby recreational sports facility are included in current company benefits. Rail, bike, and bus provide commute options and the flexibility to live throughout Seattle.

*Banyu Carbon, Inc. reserves the right to change or discontinue these benefits at any time, without limitation, regardless of employees’ length of service or employees’ reliance on these benefits in deciding whether to accept, continue, or retire from their employment.