Research Scientist / Senior Scientist, energy harvesting and energy autonomous devices
VTT

Alkuperäinen julkaisupäivä 16.8.2018

Form of employment: Full time, Regular
Locations: Tampere, Finland
Job area: Data-driven solutions
Applications by September 30, 2018

We are looking for a Research Scientist / Senior Scientist in the area of energy harvesting and energy autonomous devices.

Main work responsibilities will be research and development tasks on various energy harvesting techniques and energy autonomous devices related topics including:

  • Research and development on new energy harvesting techniques
  • Simulation, measurement and analysis of energy harvester systems
  • Development of energy harvester devices with converter electronics
  • Realisation of demonstrator systems
  • Research project planning, reporting, dissemination

We expect you to have some of following

  • University degree in the area of electronics or physics
  • Understanding of electronics and physics in various energy harvesting techniques like electromagnetic, piezo and thermoelectric generators
  • Abilities to understand and develop harvester techniques with new emerging techniques
  • Skills on calculations and simulation of physical systems with tools like COMSOL, Matlab and SimScape or electronics simulations with PSpice are essential
  • Good verbal and written English for communication

In addition, we appreciate

  • Any embedded systems related experience

As a person you are

  • You are solution-oriented, pro-active and good in communicating with other team members and interest groups.
  • The work requires self-driven and curious attitude to learn, use and develop new technologies and solutions.
  • We offer opportunity to work in area of new emerging techniques with variety of application areas in close contact with customers and other research partners.
  • Your work will be in central part of development on energy autonomous devices for IoT systems in various application areas, especially industrial IoT.
  • Possibility to be part of the growing technology area boosted by exponentially growing amount of the energy-independent devices of the IoT era.

For further information

Research team leader
Esa Viljamaa
esa.viljamaa@vtt.fi
tel. +358 400 911 201

Lisätiedot

  • Ilmoitusnumero: 1168732
  • Työsuhde: Vakituinen työsuhde
  • Työn tyyppi: Kokopäiväinen
  • Hakuosoite: www-osoite
  • Sijainti: Tampere