Senior Engineer / Engineer – Electrochemistry of Advanced Battery (Ref. 20006)
Duties
The appointees will be responsible for incubating and developing novel materials, processes, and technologies for advanced battery. His/her core duties include:
  • Design, development, validation and analysis of lithium-ion cell components/materials, assemblies, specifications; 
  • Selection, characterization, and validation of lithium-ion cell materials and components, (active materials, additives, electrodes, separators, electrolytes, etc.)
  • Propose and execute experiments to electrochemistry evaluation of high energy lithium ion batteries in NAMI’s novel cell architecture;
  • Conduct literature research to stay current in developments for electrochemical materials and cells and apply relevant research to NAMI’s research and development activities; and
  • Analyze and evaluate chemical and electrochemical data to determine direct and interaction effects of the materials under evaluation and execute root-cause analysis of failures and appropriate action incurred over course of development and launch.
Requirements
  • PhD or Master in Material Science, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, or related areas is required. Fresh graduate will also be considered;
  • Expert level of knowledge and preferably hands-on research experience on electrochemical analysis of energy storage device: super capacitor, lithium ion battery, fuel cells etc.; 
  • Understanding of the electrical/electrochemical measurements (CV, EIS etc);
  • Strong analytical skills and deep understanding in electrochemical characteristics of lithium batteries. Knowledge on DoE is a plus; 
  • Experience with analytical laboratory techniques such as ICP, SEM-EDS, GCMS, DSC, DCM, or FTIR; 
  • Good troubleshooting skills with Can-Do attitude; 
  • Strong accountability and responsibility for his/her work; 
  • Good command of spoken and written English and Chinese; and
  • Must be able to work independently, yet able to be a good team player.  
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.)