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Sustainability Researcher

Alkuperäinen julkaisupäivä 5.11.2018

Form of employment: Full time, Regular
Locations: Espoo, Finland, Tampere, Finland
Job area: Business, innovation and foresight
Application period: Monday, November 05, 2018 - Monday, November 19, 2018

Do you want to join a Business ecosystems renewal team at VTT? We are looking for a Research Scientist / Research Trainee to join our team in Espoo or Tampere.

With us you will be responsible for

As a part of our research team, you will be responsible for development of sustainable business concepts for circular economy, and making Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) calculations in challenging projects with international and domestic customers and partners. You will also be part of a project team developing handprint calculation approach with Finnish companies.

We expect you to have

We are seeking for a customer oriented and self-directed researcher with expertise in life cycle assessment (LCA) and sustainable business concepts design for circular economy. You should have a Master of Science degree in Environmental engineering or other relevant field. English language skills, both written and spoken, are required. We wish that you have knowledge in industrial processes. International experience and interests are advantages.

As a person you are

You are enthusiastic, curious and passionate about your work; you are ready to face challenges and cannot wait to solve them. You are familiar with working in international research teams and projects. Strong communication and collaboration skills are called for. You are a team player and willing to share your knowhow and learn from others.

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 are a working place where you can show your innovativeness and business orientation. We appreciate your expertise, but we are also ready to support your development as a sustainability researcher.

For further information

Tiina Pajula
Principal Scientist
tel. +358 40 589 9013

Tiina Valjakka
Research Team Leader
tel. +358 40 821 8715