Senior Engineer / Engineer – Fire-resistant Composite Materials (Ref. 18030)
Duties Fire resistant /retardant materials are used in a wide variety of applications in industry and daily life. The appointee will work on the development of fire resistant / retardant composite materials consisting polymer and inorganic particles / nanoparticles. He/she will work in a dynamic and efficient team which is responsible for:
  • Designing composite formulation and developing process to form composites;
  • Applying the composite to form prototype to achieve desired functions;
  • Characterizations and testing at different process stages and evaluating the material performance;
  • Scaling up process for trial production;
  • Performing other duties assigned by supervisor.
Requirements
  • A PhD/MPhil degree in Chemistry, Polymer Science/Engineering, Material Science/Engineering or related disciplines fulfilling at least one of the following technical requirements:
    • Experience in design, fabrication and characterization of composite materials;
    • Experience in high temperature thermal process for ceramic materials;
    • Experience in chemical and mechanical characterization of composite materials;
    • Experience in fire resistant / retardant material and functionalized polymer;
    • Good knowledge of polymer composite.
  • 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;
  • Team work with good communication skills.
Salary and Benefits Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Medical and dental benefits as well as annual leave will be provided. Appointment will be offered on a contract basis, renewable subject to mutual agreement and performance.
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