GP Batteries International Limited

Research Scientist (NiMH Battery Anode/ Cathode)

GP Batteries International Limited
Shatin Area
Posted on 20-Sep-21

Research Scientist (NiMH Battery Anode/ Cathode)

GP Batteries International Limited

Job Highlights

  • Perform cathode material research for NiMH battery
  • Transfer the material research to applications
  • Make use of various analytical tools

Job Description


  • Perform alloy material research for NiMH battery applications, and ensure that research project is conducted under the established scientific standards
  • Collaborate with other teams of engineers to accomplish the research projects on time and on budget
  • Transfer the material research to applications and work with both product development team and production team for mass production and commercial success.
  • Make use of various alloy material fabrication methods, such as melt-and-cast, centrifugal casting, melt spin, mechanical alloying, physical deposition, heat treatment, etc. OR  Make use of continuous stirred-tank reactor and batch co-precipitation fabrication methods as well as cobalt-coating techniques
  • Make use of various analytical tools for characterizations, such as ICP, XRD, XRF, XPS, SEM/EDS, PCT, TGA/DSC, magnetometer, half-cell electrochemical testing, EIS, etc.
  • Publish patents and research publications
  • Establish and maintain ongoing relationships with other groups and departments within the company, partners, suppliers, vendors, and scientific community.

Academic Qualifications Requirements:

  • Degree holder in Chemistry, Material Science, Engineering or related disciplines

Experience Requirements:

  • 10 years of solid experience in materials for electrochemical applications and with a track record of excellent scientific publications and patents
  • Proficient in both written and spoken English & Chinese
  • Frequent travel to mainland China (Shenzhen) is required

Company Overview

GP Batteries International Limited is principally engaged in the development, manufacture and marketing of batteries and battery-related products.  Since its establishment under Gold Peak Group in Hong Kong, GP Batteries has rapidly expanded to become one of the world's major suppliers of primary and rechargeable batteries.  It is one of the largest consumer battery manufacturers in China.  It supplies an extensive range of battery products to original equipment manufacturers, leading battery companies as well as consumer retail markets under its own GP brand name. GP Batteries' production facilities are located in China, Vietnam and Malaysia, supported by marketing and trading offices spanning across Asia, Europe and North America.

Additional Company Information

Benefits & Others
Medical insurance, Performance bonus, Five-day work week, Flexible working hours