Senior Researcher Sustainable Chemical Energy Full-time Job

2 weeks ago   Engineering   Abu Dhabi   33 views Reference: 27307
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Conduct sustainable chemical energy research and development based on industry and scientific challenges.

Support colleagues in the ASPIRE organization to identify industry and government areas of activity, problem definitions and use cases within chemical and process engineering (chemical energy systems, including production/storage/transport) that lead to research and development projects.

Conduct chemical technology research and development based on industry and scientific challenges.

Interact with TII Renewable and Sustainable Energy Research Center and other departments to create research and development projects within sustainable chemical energy and decarbonization thematic areas, that leads to patents and intellectual property.

Deliver projects, either by management or hands on activity, ensuring they meet with project aims.

Interact with other TII Renewable and Sustainable Energy Centers and departments to develop data analysis tools and computational modeling.

Contribute to securing relevant Intellectual Property on the team’s projects.

Produce timely progress reports for management and industrial partners.

Assist team members with constructive criticisms of manuscripts preparation, rehearsals of talks, etc.

Contribute to team meetings by reporting ongoing work and giving feedback to colleagues on their progress reports.

Maintain a technology watch on emerging chemical energy trends in their area of expertise and disseminate the relevant information to team members.

Contribute to outreach activities directed to the public, during science fairs, students’ visits, and for relevant public events.

Generally, contribute to fostering a friendly, ambitious, impactful and productive team and working environment.


A minimum of 3 years of experience of conducting research in the development of sustainable / low emissions / zero emissions chemical energy, and decarbonization solutions.

An excellent knowledge and skills within fundamental chemistry and chemical engineering.

A high-level of knowledge of processes for chemical energy and sustainable fuels production.

Hands-on experience in chemical process simulation software is desirable.

A high-level knowledge of the energy and chemical industry sector.

Minimum of 3 relevant high-impact publications in the last two years.

Demonstrable abilities for effective English written and oral communication.

Company Description
The future doesnt happen by chance, its something we work hard to build.
The Technology Innovation Institute (TII) is a pioneering global research institute that focuses on applied research and new-age technology. TII is the applied research pillar of the Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC) that was established to drive the R&D strategy of Abu Dhabi and the wider UAE.
At TII, we attract the brightest scientific minds to help society find solutions to some of its most pressing challenges through working at the intersection of breakthrough technologies to ensure global impact.
We have seven initial dedicated research Centres in quantum, autonomous robotics, cryptography, advanced materials, digital security, directed energy and secure systems.
We invest significantly in enhancing our cutting-edge research facilities and Centres. We enable access to substantial funding to ensure that our team has the best advanced technology work environment to drive our structured innovation roadmap.
We dont just have a powerful vision for the future were already creating it.