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Technical Manager / Project Leader – Battery Technology DevelopmentNano And Advanced Materials Institute Ltd
Technical Manager / Project Leader – Battery Technology DevelopmentNano And Advanced Materials Institute Ltd
Job Highlights
  • PhD holder with R&D experience in materials
  • Solid R&D experience in lithium ion battery
  • Familiar with the battery manufacturing process
Job Description


The appointees will be responsible for new materials development for lithium battery related technologies.  His / her core duties include:

  • Incubate new technologies related to new generation lithium ion batteries;
  • Lead a professional research team to implement the lithium ion battery and primary battery related projects;
  • Build clients' accounts and manage strategic partnership. Expand collaboration network with energy storage industries;
  • Responsible for project incubation, project proposals, project milestones and reports / presentations;
  • Responsible for ad hoc tasks assigned by supervisors; and
  • Any other duties as required.



  • PhD in Material Science, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Chemistry, or related areas is required;
  • Strong academic experience in materials synthesis, characterization and application;
  • 5 years or above post-graduation R&D experience in lithium ion battery industries (Less experience will be considered as Project Leader)
  • Familiar with the lithium battery industrial manufacturing process;
  • Expert in battery related materials and their properties, characterization and / or process development;
  • Positive, cheerful, creative, critical thinking and good troubleshooting skills;
  • Ability to initiate and work independently, yet able to lead a team of research staff;
  • Must have a sense of ownership for his / her work;
  • Good people and communication skills; and
  • Good command of spoken and written English and Chinese.


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 basis, 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
Years of Experience
5 years
Employment Type
Contract, Full Time
Dental insurance, Five-day work week, Medical insurance
Company Website
Company details

Nano and Advanced Materials Institute Limited (NAMI), established in 2006 and hosted by the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST), is 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 professional researchers to conduct market-driven research on nanotechnology and advanced materials, supporting the local industries in developing and commercializing new technologies. NAMI has over 23,000 sq ft. laboratory facilities in HKUST and Hong Kong Science Park.

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