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R&D – Polymer Researcher

In this position, you will join our R&D team, and you will be responsible for screening, designing and preparation of polymer electrolytes for high energy density batteries. This experienced, skilled and creative researcher will develop, analyze and characterize these materials, and will evaluate their performance in battery cells.


Essential Duties and Responsibilities:


  • Understanding of electrolyte materials, properties and processing approaches of solid-state, gel and polymer electrolytes

  • Hands-on design and preparation of solid-state materials, ceramics and/or polymer electrolytes

  • Initiate innovative and creative projects

  • Ability to translate ideas into practical experiments and solutions

  • Experience with working in glove-box

  • Characterization techniques

  • Documentation of experiments and analysis of the results

  • Literature search

  • Work in cross-functional, self-organized multidisciplinary teams

  • Contribute, present and implement new ideas


To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:


  • M.Sc or Ph.D. in chemical engineering, material science, chemistry or relevant field

  • Demonstrated hands-on experience in gel and polymers-based formulations: Choice of materials, processing and testing methodologies.

  • Experience in gel, polymer and solid-state electrolytes – an advantage.

  • Strong experience in solid-state ionics, ceramics and composite materials, including processing and fabrication – A must.

  • Experience with ionic conductive polymers and/or electrolyte technologies - an advantage.

  • Experience with the integration of polymers and advanced materials in devices

  • Knowledge of Li-ion battery manufacturing - Advantage

  • Experience with thin-films ionic conductors – Advantage

  • Knowledge in electrochemistry and energy-storage devices – Advantage.

  • Ability to work effectively independently and in a team

  • Ability to organize & communicate results in a precise manner

  • Self-taught, self-motivated and collaborative with excellent time management skills

  • Ability to advance multiple projects in a fast paced multidisciplinary environment

  • Out of the box, innovative and creative thinking, with positive attitude


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