NANYANG TECHNOLOGICAL UNIVERSITY

Research Associate, Materials/Mechanical/Chemical Engineering

2 days left

Location
Singapore
Posted
Wednesday, 15 July 2020
End of advertisement period
Friday, 14 August 2020
Ref
R00002835
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

As part of the Surbana Jurong-NTU Corporate Lab (SJ-NTU Corp Lab), we are looking for experienced individuals with strong technical background and interest in materials or mechanical engineering. You will work alongside a R&D team that will develop innovative thermal energy storage solutions and components for cold and cryogenic energy storage. This is a R&D program that extends beyond research and theoretical studies into a pilot implementation at NTU with relevant innovations tested and integrated in real-life conditions.

Job Responsibilities

  • Development of materials for thermal energy storage systems
  • Lead all the aspects related with materials’ cyclic testing, characterization system setup and equipment/material procurement
  • Develop, analyse and evaluate technical specifications for purchases which includes equipment components and materials
  • Support the detailed design of new, bench and pilot scale equipment: particular focus will be on the scaling up of the lab tested system into a large pilot scale system
  • Support writing project progress reports, prepare presentations in official and internal technical meetings, preparation of seminars and workshops
  • Lead in publication of papers
  • Any other ad-hoc duties assigned by the project PI / supervisors

Job Requirements

  • Candidate must possess either MSc in Materials/Mechanical or Chemical Engineering from a reputable university
  • Candidates must have at least 3 years of research or engineering experience in thermal energy storage research from reputable institutions
  • Experience related with thermal energy storage materials development and/or improvement, especially on thermo-chemical energy storage and/or phase change materials enhanced with nanomaterials and materials synthesis techniques
  • High-quality and relevant scientific publications, patents and IP will be preferred
  • Identify and keep abreast of novel technical concepts and markets
  • Strong communication skill and ability to work in a diverse, international and cross disciplinary research and development environment

We regret only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

Hiring Institution: NTU

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