Senior Engineer for Surface Analysis

Senior Engineer for Surface Analysis

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Get an attractive remuneration package that deserves to your contribution.
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Devote yourself to a dynamic & professional working environment

Job Description

VinES belongs to Vingroup JSC, the largest non-state-owned enterprise has an immediate opening position for a Senior Engineer for Surface Analysis. VinES is looking for a highly motivated engineer to provide extensive knowledge and experience about surface chemical analysis to develop our cutting-edge battery cells. This position also requires a fundamental understanding of inorganic chemistry, organic chemistry, electrochemistry, materials synthesis, lithium-ion batteries chemistry, and failure analysis. We are looking for a self-propelled person with the self-confidence to accept guidance and direction as needed. Workflow will consist of a mixture of managing engineers and technicians, hands-on laboratory research, data analysis, FMEA, and communicating results.

*** Position Responsibilities:
• Serve as an internal expert on surface analysis to perform critical interpretation of results
• Conduct surface chemical data collection and analysis using XPS, Tof-SIMS, AFM, AES, and GD-OES
• Develop analysis methods, validation, and sample preparation to measure the characteristics of both SEI and CEI composition in lithium-ion and/or solid-state batteres
• Establish detailed knowledge of determining electrolyte decomposition products and the surface deterioration of the active materials
• Conduct and develop complementary analysis such as electron microscopy, diffraction, spectrometry, or vibrational spectroscopies
• Select, characterize, and validate materials and cell components (cathode, anode, electrolytes, separator, etc.).
• Plan, develop, and execute Design of Experiments for fabrication and testing of coin or pouch cell
• Plan and execute applied research experiments involving synthesis, modification, and characterization of battery materials in LIB application
• Analyze data and execute root-cause analysis of failures and develop the mitigation solutions based on the understanding of Failure Mode Effects Analysis
• Design experiments to test theories and execute with assistance of technicians and other engineers
• Manage laboratory information systems by identifying needs and problems, recommending improvements, training employees, and maintaining security and confidentiality
• Manage and train engineers, technicians, and lab interns to assist with R&D activities.
• Collaborate with and/or supervise other scientists, engineers, and technicians on joint projects
• Documentation of experimental work; SOPs; analysis of data; presenting results effectively ; summarizing reports
• Provide scientific support to R&D and QC
• Write a progress report to a manager regularly
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Job Requirements

• Master (or BS with significant experience) in a relevant science (e.g. Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Physics, Metallurgy, Material Science, Electrochemistry, Analytical Chemistry, Physical Chemistry, or closely related field)
• MS + 5 yrs
• At least 3+ years of relevant professional experience or academic research experience
• Proficient in the use of methods of battery material surface analysis, such as XPS, Tof-SIMS, GD-OES, AES, and AFM is essential
• Extensive practical hands-on experience with interfacial studies and post-mortem analysis of lithium ion and/or solid-state battery materials
• Knowledge in the fundamentals of battery materials and cell manufacturing processes
• 3-5 years of hands-on experience in characterizing battery material properties using analysis tools
• 1-3 years of hands-on experience with lithium ion batteries
• Expertise and hands-on experience in operating and maintaining analytical instruments.
• Demonstrated ability to plan and execute independent and collaborative research projects
• Demonstration of goal-oriented, hands-on and innovative approach to problem solving
• Co-authorship on one or more publications in peer-reviewed scientific journals
• She/he will be required to develop additional competencies, apply practical skills and knowledge to solving a variety of applied scientific and technical problems

*** Additional Desirable Attributes:
• Experience of battery testing equipment is a plus
• Experience of electrochemical characterizations in lithium ion and/or solid-state battery is a plus
• Familiarity with complementary analytical methods, such as electron microscopy, diffraction, scanning probe techniques, or vibrational spectroscopies
• Hands-on experience in performing experiments inside controlled environments (glove box, dry room) is preferred
• Track of record of scientific achievements in published papers, patents, manuscript submission, and presentation at academic conferences
• Ability to perform statistical analysis using software (Minitab or other) and data processing automation (Python or other) is preferred

- Devote yourself to a dynamic & professional working environment
- Coordinate & cooperate with the best talents from all over the worlds who are working in VinGroup globally.
- Get an attractive remuneration package that deserves to your contribution.
- Premium health care policy from VINGROUP & VINMEC International Hospital
- Be a member of Vingroup, one of the TOP non-state-owned enterprises in Asia
- Accommodation + Transportation + Schooling + Relocation + Home leave + Holiday…ect

Job Locations

Hà Nội, Việt Nam
Hải Phòng, Việt Nam

VinES Energy Solutions JSC is specialized in research, development and production of batteries for electric vehicles (EV), other mobility applications and energy storage solutions.

VinES has established world-class advanced research institutes of battery cell and pack technologies, laboratories, and testing centers, allowing VinES to design and manufacture our in-house proprietary battery cells, packs, and battery systems of the highest quality for our customers. Concurrently, VinES also develops partnership with leading battery cell research and manufacturing firms on the world to promote application of new advanced technologies.

VinES battery cell and pack factories currently located in Hai Phong and Ha Tinh province in Vietnam, will be further developed and extended to other sites including the North America.

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Hà Nội, Việt Nam
500-999 staffs
VinES - HR Dept


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