Open position: R&D specialist

We are hiring a product developer with expertise in chemistry and material science. Join our team in our high-tech startup and have an impact on the product development!

The successful candidate will be hired by IPM and located fulltime at our facility at Karlslunde. All R&D activities will be conducted in our state-of-the-art laboratory.

The project you will work on
This position is a part of an EU project that IPM is currently engaged in. The project is funded by the Fast Track to Innovation program to develop a fully functional prototype for water quality control along with our EU partners. The project is currently running under strict deadlines with milestone deliveries. The candidate will focus on maturing the detection technique for the selected pesticides. The position is a mixture of experimental work, data analysis and interpretation of obtained results.

The successful candidate is a MSc/PhD graduate or early Post Doc researcher with a background in analytical chemistry, applied chemistry, electroanalysis and electrochemistry. The ideal candidate has to be self-driven and strongly R&D minded.

• Prior experience in industry is required.
• Prior experience in electrochemical sensing is needed.
• Experience within chemistry and materials engineering is required.
• Ability to work in an interdisciplinary and international environment.
• Ability and flexibility to work in a team, and being able to work independently.
• Excellent writing and communication skills.

We offer
We offer an interesting and challenging job in an international environment focusing on research and innovation, which contribute to enhancing the economy and improving societal welfare for the general public. We strive for industrial and product developing expertise, collegial respect and freedom tempered by a high level of responsibility. The position is offered until July 2020. Salary will be approximated to a public university standard.

Who we are
IPM is a young startup company founded in 2014 as a spinoff from the Department of Micro- and Nanotechnology at DTU. IPM’s main interest is to develop environmental sensors using patentable technology. IPM is currently focusing on developing and testing a commercial product that can provide continuous measurements of the pesticide level in water production facilities.

Further information
If you need further information please call us at Phone Number: +45 71908051, email: info@intpm.dk

Application procedure
Please submit your application no later than 31st of May, 2019. Applications must be submitted as one PDF file containing all materials to be given consideration. To apply, please send your application to info@intpm.dk. All the material should be in English and it must include:
• Application (cover letter)
• CV including list of publications
• Diploma (PhD/MSc)
• Recommendation letter
Applications and enclosures received after the deadline will not be considered.
All interested candidates irrespective of age, gender, disability, race, religion or ethnic background are encouraged to apply.