(Poistunut julkaisusta)

Researcher, additive and smart manufacturing

Alkuperäinen julkaisupäivä 10.10.2018

Form of employment: Full time, Regular
Locations: Espoo, Finland, Tampere, Finland
Applications by: Monday, October 29, 2018

We offer an exciting job as a researcher in the field of additive and smart manufacturing. VTT is an active player in this field both in national and international arena, focusing especially on applications and process and production related topics as well as research and development of metal-based printable alloys. More information about our activities can be found from web-pages www.vttresearch.com/3d-printing/

With us you will be responsible for

Depending on your competences and experience, your research can focus on one or several of the following themes:

  • Development of new applications for additive manufacturing (e.g. digital spare parts, embedded functionality and intelligence)
  • Industrialization of additive manufacturing (including process control, integration and automation and smart manufacturing)
  • Development of new metal alloys for additive manufacturing, fulfilling the needs rising from the various applications

Your responsibilities as a team member include; project ideation and preparation together with customers and other researchers and stakeholders, applying funding; and implementation of actual research work as a part of the project group.

We expect you to have

We expect you to have M. Sc or Ph.D in mechanical engineering, material sciences or other appropriate field. You’ve already shown your capabilities on research (e.g. publications and/or successful project preparation and implementation) or in industrial career. We expect you to have understanding on industrial additive manufacturing and willingness to learn more. Understanding of other manufacturing technologies and production automation is beneficial. Fluent English is needed and Finnish skills are beneficial.

As a person you are

As a person, you have a positive attitude to technology and passion to put it in industrial usage. You are open-minded, innovative team player, having good communication skills.

We offer

At VTT, we believe that our impact is built on scientific and technological excellence in all our work. Our people is the core of the next generation VTT. Our personnel’s wellbeing and competence development are key priorities. You will be a part of a creative and international working environment. We offer versatile, independent and challenging tasks and the needed support and coaching.

We offer a great opportunity to develop technological competences in Lifecycle solutions research area together with VTT´s top experts.

For further information

For more information about the position, you can contact Pasi Puukko, Research Team Leader (tel. +358 40 5251 684) on October 11, 2018 between 14 and 16 or October 23, 2018 between 14 and 16.