Contract type: Fixed term contract
Duration: 24 months
We are looking for a highly motivated researcher that holds a PhD degree to perform a key role in an ambitious project. He/She will be in charge of the optimization of existing and the development of new methods for the chemical analysis of tire compounds and raw materials used in tires. This includes novel sample preparation techniques and the use and new development of multiple chromatographic and spectroscopic techniques.
Being part of an engaged project team, the selected candidate will develop the research project at LIST, and occasionally at Goodyear premises both located in Luxembourg. He/she will focus mostly on Mass Spectrometry based characterization, Soxhlet extraction and off-line 2D-GPC/LC methodologies, The rubber compound extraction and sample fractionation will be supported by dedicated instrumentation and methodologies developed at Goodyear.