The appointee will work on the development of photochromic materials. He / she will work in a dynamic team which is responsible for :
Design and synthesis of organic material and integration to ink formulations;
Optimize the ink formulations for offset / inkjet / silk screen printings;
Characterization and testing of optical and structural properties of the materials;
Testing of performance of the material that is tailored-made to the requirements of industrial partners;
Support scale up and commercialization of all R&D results for industrial partners;
Prepare technical reports and presentations in timely manner;
Meet all project timelines and milestones;
Support the incubation of ideas to explore new cooperation opportunities with industrial partners; and
Perform other duties assigned by supervisor.
MPhil or above in Material Chemistry, preferably with specialization in organic synthesis (knowledge and hands on experience of photochromic materials development would be an advantage);
Postdoctoral research experience preferred while fresh PhD graduate will also be considered;
Solid hands-on experiences in laboratory and work; experience in supporting scale-up process is an added advantage;
Competent in technical writing and reporting;
Ability to initiate and work independently;
A good team player with strong problem-solving and communications skills; creative in generating / incubating new ideas;
Adaptable to different technology areas and having a proactive growth mindset;
Fluent in spoken English and Cantonese; ability to speak Mandarin is an advantage;
Candidates with less experience will be considered as Engineer.
Salary and Benefits
We offer 5-day work, attractive remuneration package to the successful candidates. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience.
Medical and dental benefits as well as annual leave will be provided. We also offer an open, collaborative and friendly working environment as well as ample capacity for your professional development.
Appointment will be offered on a contract basis, renewable subject to mutual agreement and performance.