Job: Research Scientist (Physical Chemistry / Biophysics)

Research Scientist (Physical Chemistry / Biophysics)

We are looking for a Research Scientist with a passion for problem solving, who can connect a wide range of experimental and practical problems from customers to the simulation solutions offered by EAL. On the basis of this connection, you will setup research proposals and quotations for potential customers. During projects, you will support our modelling team by performing literature reviews aimed at collecting scientific information on customer products. On occasion, you may perform material characterization experiments. Your analytic writing skills will also be invaluable when reporting our findings to our customers.

The following experience is relevant to us:

  • Experienced master or recent PhD

  • Background in chemistry, physics or related direction

  • Specialization in (experimental) physical chemistry/soft matter, biophysics/biochemistry or related direction

  • Affinity with/interest in computer simulations

  • Experienced in searching, reading and interpretation of scientific literature

  • Interest in practical problems and ability to translate them into a plan of action

  • Able to translate scientific jargon into general language

  • Customer focus

  • Flexible attitude

A bonus would be (some) experience with:

  • Experimental material characterization techniques

  • Writing quotations and/or research proposals

  • Rheology and/or microfluidics

Our offer

An, initially, temporary employment due to pregnancy leave for the period of October 1st to March 1st, for 24-32 hours a week. Possibility to become permanent team member.