Senior Researcher

Job Title: Senior Researcher
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Düsseldorf
Reference: DE_REC_000119[26]
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Published: about 1 month ago


a highly innovative and rapidly expanding Japanese chemical company is seeking a Senior Researcher (f/m/d), who has an excellent knowledge and proven accomplishments in the field of Lithium-Ion Battery Materials (Electrolyte) Development located in Germany. 


  • Research and development of new electrolyte formulations 
  • Supervising and supporting the research and development team  
  • Carry out research by analyzing current hypotheses regarding electrolyte components and their functions 
  • Analyzing battery materials in collaboration with external research institutes 
  • Assisting material-level and cell-level analysis of materials and electro-chemical data 



  • Very good English knowledge (orally and verbally), German knowledge (preferred but not mandatory) 
  • PhD degree in chemistry 
  • Extensive hands-on experience in organic chemistry (synthesis, formulation and property evaluation of lithium-ion-battery electrolytes) 
  • Proven experience in electrochemistry/electrochemical measurement methods  
  • At least 5 years work experience in a similar position 
  • Outstanding analytical chemistry skills & techniques  
  • Very good communication skills