Website CNPEM Brazilian Synchrotron Light Laboratory (LNLS)

The Brazilian Synchrotron Light Laboratory (LNLS) is commissioning the fourth-generation electron storage ring Sirius, a worldwide state-of-the-art accelerator complex dedicated to produce high brightness X-ray beams. LNLS is a pioneer synchrotron light laboratory in Brazil and has a long history of designing, constructing, commissioning and operating a synchrotron light facility to provide multi-disciplinary experimental stations for external users.

To work in the Materials Group (MAT) at 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 presentaitons.
  • 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:

  • Analysis and characterization of materials;
  • Manufacturing processes;
  • Joining processes (TIG, brazing, diffusion welding, EBW, FSW);

Knowledge in vacuum technology.

2D and 3D CAD.

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