Are you looking for a meaningful job in the field of nuclear energy with a possibility to make an impact? Do you want to build an excellent science career and work at the interface of academy and industry? Are you enthusiastic about working with fascinating projects in the state-of-the-art research facilities? VTT might be just the place for you.
VTT is one of the leading applied research organisations in Europe. What unites us are curiosity, a passion for learning and a purpose: to solve the biggest challenges of our time and turn them into sustainable growth and well-being. Our cross-disciplinary community of over 2000 brilliant minds is focused on creating impact through science-based innovation. In recent years, we have created ground-breaking innovations such as the world's fastest and most accurate radiation detector, a cancer-sniffing sensor device for smartphones, and a headphone set entirely made of microbial materials. Get to know us further by exploring VTT’s research infra at VTT World.
We are now looking for a visionary Research Team Leader for our Advanced Fatigue and Fracture Mechanics team.
The team is located in VTT’s Nuclear Energy research area. The team is an international team comprised of world-class experts on research of fracture mechanics and fatigue of materials in radiation and environmental conditions of nuclear power plants. As the primary user of the Centre for Nuclear Safety hot cell facilities, the team includes engineers and scientists that conduct sophisticated testing of non- and radioactive materials for clients and research partners both in Finland and abroad. The Advanced Fatigue and Fracture Mechanics team works in close collaboration with our customers and other research teams at VTT and with business development.
This is a key role in the organisation in which you will have the opportunity to build and drive forward the impactful research and to solve customer challenges.
Apply now and join our community of brilliant minds!
Please send your CV and application with your salary request via our recruitment system as soon as possible but at the latest by 29 October 2021. We will process applications as they come in, and fill in the position as soon as we find the right candidate.
For further information, please contact Tommi Nyman, Vice President, Nuclear Energy, tel. +358503607823 on Tuesday 19 October 2021 at 15 - 16 or Wednesday 27 October 2021 at 10 - 11 (Finnish time).
We look forward to hearing from you!
VTT is a visionary research, development and innovation partner. We drive sustainable growth and tackle the biggest global challenges of our time and turn them into growth opportunities. We go beyond the obvious to help the society and companies to grow through technological innovations. We have over 75 years of experience of top-level research and science-based results. VTT´s turnover and other operating income is 258 M€. VTT is at the sweet spot where innovation and business come together.
VTT – beyond the obvious.
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