The appointee will work on the development of insulation composite materials for various applications. He / she will work in a dynamic and efficient team which is responsible for R&D work, including experimental design, laboratory equipment operation, sample preparation, properties characterization, data analysis, performance testing, drafting proposals / meeting slides / reports / SOP / IP documents, in the following areas :
Developing formulations for composite materials or coatings;
Characterizations and testing at different process stages and evaluating the material performance;
Applying the composite to form prototype to achieve desired functions;
Incubating idea to explore the opportunity of cooperation with industry partners;
Scaling up process for trial production; and
Performing other duties assigned by supervisor.
Ph.D. degree in Chemistry, Material Science / Engineering or related disciplines;
Solid knowledge in developing composite materials and ceramic materials or coatings;
Solid experience in chemical and mechanical characterization of composite materials;
Experiences on aerogel and sol-gel process will be an advantage;
Hands-on experiences in various types of R&D work;
Good command of spoken and written English and Chinese;
Good communication, presentation and interpersonal skills, ability of literature and patent review are needed; and
Have a sense of ownership for his / her work and willing to work under pressure.
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.