Now we are hiring a Senior Researcher Specialist in Polymers Synthesis:

Primary functions:

Under the supervision of the Principal Researcher, the candidate will:

  • Be involved in tasks of synthesis and characterization of polymeric materials (DSC, TGA, FTIR, SEM…), through different polymerization techniques. More specifically, her/his functions will be focused on the study of synthesis, process and characterization of reinforced compounded materials with non-fossil origin to be used in aeronautics within the development of a European project.

Education and job requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree/Master’s Degree in Chemistry
  • Additional education in polymers (master’s degree or PhD)

Professional experience:

Proven experience in:

  • Polymers synthesis and/or process
  • Compounded materials (thermostable/thermoplastics)
  • Thermostable polymeric systems
  • Polymer characterization

Competencies:

  • Proactivity, ability to work both in teams and independently, also to drive new ideas and research areas
  • Decision making, strong analytical skills and creativity
  • Project execution related to polymers synthesis, process and characterization
  • Reports writing

Languages:

Catalan, Spanish, English (intermediate level, equivalent to First Certificate)

Other languages will be a plus

Software:

Microsoft Office advanced level and navigation tools

What we offer: Immediate start, salary according to the candidate’s background, 8 hours flexible working day