Materials Group Leader

Website CNPEM Brazilian Synchrotron Light Laboratory (LNLS)

To work in the Materials Group (MAT) of the National Center for Research in Energy and Materials (CNPEM)

Main Activities

– Coordinate the Materials group of the Engineering and Technology Division

– Serve as technical reference in materials science and technology for the team – Work in the prospection of solutions for problems in materials science and technology

– Identify and conduct R&D projects related to materials science and technology (general applications and in particle accelerators)

– Collaborate with other teams and departments in materials prospection

– Work in the development of raw material suppliers and special manufacturing processes

– Elaborate technical documentation (procedures, specifications, articles) and presentations

– Coordinate technical projects

Required Qualifications

Degree in: Materials Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or related areas;

– Advanced English – Solid experience in materials science and technology; – Team management and leadership;

– Knowledge in project management; Deep knowledge in: – Materials science and technology; – Analysis and characterization of materials;

– Manufacturing processes; – Joining processes (TIG, brazing, diffusion welding, EBW, FSW); Knowledge in vacuum technology. 2D and 3D CAD.

Other Information

Here at CNPEM we value respect for diversity in all its forms and understand that people are a fundamental part of our success!


  • Medical Assistance – Unimed;
  • Dental Care – Uniodonto;
  • Life Insurance – Allianz;
  • Private Pension – BrasilPrev;
  • Daycare Assistance;
  • On-site restaurant;
  • Food Voucher – Sodexo (R$600.00/month);
  • Chartered;
  • Transportation Voucher;
  • On-site parking;
  • Club – Free SESC Association;
  • Agreements with companies that offer discounts;

Vacancy reference number 213247

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