Quality Control & Analytics – Ljubljana, Slovenia

Quality Control & Analytics Specialist

ReCatalyst is looking for a Quality Control & Analytics Specialist. Be next to join us on our journey towards the hydrogen society.

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With the humanity’s race to ‘net-zero’, hydrogen and proton exchange membrane (PEM) fuel cells will play a critical role in decarbonisation of both the energy and transport sectors. At ReCatalyst we are passionate to help make this transition happen faster, with the best (electro)catalysts and with a lower requirement for platinum group metals. We need you to help us grow and make a real difference!

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What will your impact and responsibilities be?

As a Quality Control & Analytics Specialist you will

  • Work in a multi-disciplinary team with the goal to expedite the commercialization status of ReCatalyst’s nano-tech platform technology
  • Work in a close collaboration with the Product development, Process development and automation teams to empower them with your analytical feedback
  • Perform quality control as well as other types of analytics of catalysts including electrochemical screening and accelerated stress testing
  • Design of the analytics experiments, evaluation of results and optimization of the protocols
  • Design adequate Quality Control standards to ensure the produced materials meet the customer’s demands
  • Produce any required documentation for customers as well as internal or external reporting requirements
  • Optimize the analytics and QC processes in terms of cost, quality, and lead time in cross-functional teams
  • Take on any other duties which are within the employee’s skills and abilities whenever reasonable instructed

It is an advantage if you have experience with any of the following points:

  • 3 or more years of work experience
  • Prior work experience in electrochemistry, fuel cells, electrolysis or similar electrochemical applications and/or industries on junior or senior positions
  • Experience with development of electrochemical methods, analytical methods, procurement and commissioning of analytical equipment
  • Proven ability to plan and lead experimental work, process and analyse data and use analytical skills to interpret the results
  • Competences in process automation
  • Experience with 3D software such as Solid Edge, AutoCAD or similar
  • Experience in working in ISO Certified/GMP laboratories/production environment
  • Experience in working on European Projects

What do we offer and description of working conditions:

The work primarily takes place in Ljubljana, at ReCatalyst’s premises at the National Institute of Chemistry. In the near future, the company plans to establish additional infrastructure capabilities in the vicinity of Ljubljana. The work may also demand international traveling. The work will mainly be performed on-site and will be technical/experimental in nature in a laboratory setting.

ReCatalyst is currently comprised of a young team of cross-functional individuals. When developing business and the working environment, the company acts in accordance with European standards and the culture of start-up companies. This includes care and attitude towards employees, and expectations for excellence and exceeding average results.

  • Primary work location: Ljubljana, Slovenia
  • Schedule and type of work: full-time (8 hours, 5 days a week), with the possibility of flexible work.
  • Type of contract: Permanent position with a starting trial period
  • Department: Quality Control & Analytics
  • Competitive salary with progression as the company and your position matures
  • Paid annual holiday leave
  • High holiday and food allowances, with other benefits in development
  • Depending on the performance and the company’s development, a possibility to develop the career from a Junior to a Senior Quality Control & Analytics Specialist, or a Head Quality Control

Why join us?

ReCatalyst is an EU-level recognized Start-up company and Slovenian Start-up-of-the-year in 2023, which develops and markets services in the field of nanotechnology materials. The company is currently focused on the development and commercialization of catalyst composites for use in hydrogen fuel cells, and will expand its activities to other related areas in the future. ReCatalyst has established development collaborations in five of the G7 economies, and is supported by the prestigious European EIC Transition financing, as well as a EUR 1.7M investment from international investors.

Date of advertisement publication and validity:

Published on 02/06/2024, and valid until the position has been occupied.

How to apply for this position?

Send your CV with a cover letter in .pdf format to the web address info@recatalyst.si. Personal references and other descriptions of your past experience and achievements will also be accepted. The subject of the e-mail should be “Application for the position – Quality Control & Analytics Specialist”.