GP Batteries International Limited

Research Scientist

GP Batteries International Limited
Salary provided
Posted on 28 Sep 2020

Research Scientist

GP Batteries International Limited

Job Highlights

  • Perform materials research
  • Transfer the materials research to applications
  • Prepare proposals for funding schemes

Job Description


  • Perform materials research for batteries including Zinc batteries and/or lithium ion batteries and ensure that research project is conducted under established scientific standards
  • Collaborate with other teams of engineers to accomplish the research projects on time and on budget
  • Transfer the materials research to applications in the products and work with both product development team and production team for mass production and commercial success for the company
  • Make use of the materials processing and analytical tools for characterizations and optimizations of materials for the battery systems such as ICP, SEM/EDAX and XRD etc.
  • Publish patents and research publications
  • Conduct research and prepare proposals for internal and external funding for research projects which match the strategic directions of the company for growth and advancement
  • Establish and maintain ongoing relationships with other groups and departments within GP and outside customers, partners, suppliers, vendors, and external scientific community

Academic Qualifications Requirements:

  • Chemistry, Material Science, Engineering or related disciplines 

Experience Requirements:

  • At least 4 years solid experience in rechargeable battery technology with track record of excellent scientific publications and patents
  • Strong analytical thinking and problem-solving skills
  • Good sense of accountability, integrity and result-oriented mentality
  • Strong leadership, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Proficient in both written and spoken English & Chinese

We offer attractive remuneration package, 5-day work week and long-term career development opportunities to the right candidate.  

We are an equal opportunities employer.  The information provided by you will be treated in strict confidence and used for recruitment purpose only.

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Additional Information

Career Level
Not Specified
Years of Experience
Not Specified
Job Type
Full Time

Company Overview

GP Batteries International Limited is principally engaged in the development, manufacture and marketing of batteries and battery-related products.  Since its establishment under Gold Peak Group in Hong Kong, GP Batteries has rapidly expanded to become one of the world's major suppliers of primary and rechargeable batteries.  It is one of the largest consumer battery manufacturers in China.  It supplies an extensive range of battery products to original equipment manufacturers, leading battery companies as well as consumer retail markets under its own GP brand name. GP Batteries' production facilities are located in China, Vietnam and Malaysia, supported by marketing and trading offices spanning across Asia, Europe and North America.

Additional Company Information

Benefits & Others
Five-day work week, Flexible working hours, Medical insurance, Performance bonus