Senior Engineer / Engineer – Monomer & Organic Synthesis (Ref. 19052)
Duties The appointee will mainly work on the development of monomer synthesis used for different applications. Some polymer synthesis will also be included. He/she will be responsible for:
  • Monomer structure design, synthesis and optimization;
  • Polymer synthesis by means of different methods to achieve the target;
  • Monomer and polymer characterization and performance testing;
  • Scaling up process for trial production;
  • Collaborate with other research staff on R&D work;
  • Collaborate with NAMI's industrial partners on R&D work; and
  • Performing other duties assigned by supervisor.
Requirements
  • PhD degree or above in Organic Chemistry, Organometallics, Polymer Science or related field. Fresh graduate will also be considered;
  • Expertise in multiple characterization techniques: NMR, FTIR, DSC/TGA, GPC;
  • Experience on polymer synthesis, both laboratory and industrial scale, is an added advantage;
  • Experience in monomer purification in industrial scale is an added advantage;
  • Good command of English and Chinese, articulate report writing/presentation skills as well as abilities in literature/patent search;
  • Hard-working and have a strong sense of ownership for his/her work is a must;
  • With good analytical and troubleshooting skills. Creative and passionate for innovation; and
  • Work independently and able to communicate in teamwork.
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.
Application Procedure Applicants should send application, together with a detailed resume, current & expected salary and contact telephone number by email to recruit@nami.org.hk (quoting the reference number on the subject heading). We thank applicants for their interests, but advise that only shortlisted candidates will be notified of the results of their applications.

(Applicants who do not hear from us within 8 weeks may consider their application unsuccessful and their data will be destroyed within 24 months of receipt.)