Battery / Electrochemical researcher

At tno, High Performance Batteries

The position


Your Responsibilities

 You will research and develop advanced device concepts that enable a new generation of batteries which combine fast-charging with high-capacity. The emphasis will be on understanding and optimizing the battery device performance at a cell level as well as at system level. Your tasks and responsibilities will be:


- Development of deposition process for large area battery prototypes in collaboration with academia and industry

- Performing electrical, electrochemical, material characterization to assess performance of half- and full-cells 

- Translating relevant research topics into experimental plans and their execution together with the team members

- Working within funded projects in both National and European contexts 

- Generating results that are either patentable or publishable in internationally renowned journals

  - Working in a multidisciplinary, multi-company team on a daily basis 

- Supervision and coaching of other process engineers 

- Reporting technical progress both in written and oral form on a regular basis to enter text.


Your Profile

  • You are a motivated researcher with a background in batteries and electrochemistry.
  • You have the following profile:  Ph.D. degree in electrochemistry and experience  1-3 years of research experience relevant to batteries and preferably also thin-film deposition processes
  • Hands-on mentality, good organizational and communication skills
  • Proactive attitude and ability to work both independently/autonomously and within a team 
  • Good communication skills in English mandatory


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For more information please contact Anouk Bos, email: