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Senior Engineer / Engineer –Nanofiber for DetectionNano And Advanced Materials Institute Ltd
Senior Engineer / Engineer –Nanofiber for DetectionNano And Advanced Materials Institute Ltd
Job Highlights
  • MPhil or above in Polymer or Material Eng/Science
  • Experience in fabrication of nanofibers
  • Experience in detection
Job Description


The appointee will be responsible for R&D work, including experimental design, laboratory equipment operation, sample preparation, properties characterization, data analysis, performance testing, drafting proposals, reports, SOP and IP documents, in the following areas:

  • Explore potential applications of nanofiber for detection;
  • Characterize the detection performance of the nanofiber;
  • Develop formulations for forming nanofibers;
  • Execute sample testing with thermal and structural analysis, such as UV-VIS, TGA, DSC, XRD and FTIR;
  • Incubate idea to explore the opportunity of cooperation with industry partners;
  • Help with technology transfer to industry partners;
  • Collaborate with other research staff on R&D work;
  • Facilitate the daily operations of the laboratory; and
  • Involve in marketing activities.


  • Bachelor (>6 years of working experience), Master (MPhil: >4 years of working experience) or fresh Ph.D. graduate in Process Engineering, Automation Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Medical Engineering, Polymer Science, Polymer Physics and Chemistry, Material Science, Chemical Engineering, Bioengineering, Biomedical Engineering or related disciplines;
  • Hands-on experiences in various types of R&D work, especially in material science or process engineering projects, including:
    ◦ Physical and chemical characterization of advanced materials;
    ◦ Experience in manufacturing industry;
    ◦ Hands-on experience in the fabrication of nanofibers is preferred; or
    ◦ Solid knowledge and extensive experience in detection is preferred.
  • Work with Passion, aim for quality, drive with motivation;
  • Work independently and able to communicate openly with team members;
  • Good command of English and Chinese, articulate report writing/presentation skills as well as abilities in literature/patent search;
  • Positive, analytical, critical thinking and good troubleshooting skill;
  • Have a sense of ownership for his/her work; and
  • Willing to work under pressure.


Salary and Benefits

Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience. Medical and dental benefits as well as annual leave will be provided. Appointment will be offered on a contract base, renewable subject to mutual agreement and performance.


Application Procedure

APPLY NOW. We thank applicants for their interests, but advise that only shortlisted candidates will be notified of the results of their applications.

(Applicants who do not hear from us within 8 weeks may consider their application unsuccessful and their data will be destroyed within 24 months of receipt.)

Additional Information
Career Level
Entry Level
Years of Experience
Employment Type
Contract, Full Time
Dental insurance, Five-day work week, Medical insurance
Company Website
Company details

Nano and Advanced Materials Institute Limited (NAMI) was established in 2006 and designated by the Innovation and Technology Commission of the Hong Kong SAR Government as an R&D Centre for Nanotechnology and Advanced Materials. NAMI has a very strong team of over 170 professional researchers and 30,000 sq ft. laboratory with state-of-the-art equipment and facilities in the Hong Kong Science Park.  NAMI conducts market-driven research on nanotechnology and advanced materials, supporting the local industries in developing and commercializing new technologies. 


We look forward to your joining our team to strive for career success as well as economic growth and sustainable development of Hong Kong.