(Senior) Material Scientist
As a (Senior) Material Scientist at TMC Nanotechnology you apply your in depth scientific expertise to R&D environments, where you support TMC Nanotechnology customers in the development of highly advanced innovations in the field of material functionalization and nanomaterial synthesis, such as nanoparticles.
The work will mainly be conducted in multidisciplinary project teams at the client site. It is crucial that you have a good overview of the possible applications of your expertise and that you’re able to propagate your motivation to others.
We are looking for
Our ideal candidate for this position is an experienced design engineer with a high affinity for an industrial environment. During your previous work, you have been responsible for modifying and functionalizing surfaces and therefore enhancing their properties. Also, you should have translated their nano-characteristics to macroscopic properties.
- Master or PhD in Nanotechnology, Physics, Material Science or a similar study;
- Minimum 3-5 years of relevant R&D experience in the high-tech industry;
- Extensive experience in surface functionalization and modification;
- Experience with SAM, CNT, colloidal chemistry and polymer synthesis is required;
- Hands-on experience with characterization tools such as AFM, TEM, XRD, XPS, SEM, etc.;
- Experience in data analysis software such as Matlab is highly preferred;
- Very good oral and written communicative skills (preferably in Dutch and English);
- Entrepreneurial spirit;
What you can expect of TMC
We offer excellent primary and secondary terms of employment, based on our unique employeneurship business model:
- Market level salary, based on education and experience;
- Individual profit sharing;
- Personal education and coaching budget to advance your career;
- A permanent contract;
- Large network in specialized business cells;
- Involvement in the development of the company;
- Personal control of your secondary benefits;
- Non-competition clause;
TMC Nanotechnology. It’s people who drive technology.
TMC Nanotechnology is an innovative engineering and consultancy company active in the nanotechnology market domain. Our experts and consultants are mainly working in projects within research and engineering departments of our clients. The Employeneurs of TMC Nanotechnology have a focus on the nano- to micrometer size scale. Tailoring materials and processes on that scale to their benefit and translating nanoscale phenomena to real world applications.
Their multidisciplinary, pragmatic and entrepreneurial way of working provide innovative solutions for projects ranging from, concept development to research and development to new product introduction. They are involved in fundamental and applied research assignments that require high-level technological expertise, contributing to the development of complex products and processes that are crucial for our customers.