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Nestle R&D Center (Pte) Ltd
23May
Associate Product Development Specialist
Nestle R&D Center (Pte) Ltd   via JobsCentral



Roles & Responsibilities

Develop and propose new ideas/product concept to product Category and Marketing teams

Lead and manage projects to ensure delivery of objectives within Idea to Launch framework, project timeline and budget

Manage stakeholders effectively through timely communication, reporting and presentation

Establish and build competence in product/process development according to project briefs to support product innovation and renovation from inception through industrialization

Support teams in break-through products and ensuring food safety, regulatory    Read more

compliance, and on time launch and within cost limits

Requirements

MSc in food science, food technology, analytical chemistry or related fields. Experience in Biotransformations a clear plus

Basic Knowledge in Regulatory, IP, Nutrition and Quality-Safety

1-2y R&D or/and operation/factory experience

1-2y exposure in project and support activities of the organization

International experience is a plus

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TECHNOLOGY CENTRE FOR OFFSHORE AND MARINE, SINGAPORE LTD.
23May
Research Engineer/Scientist (Wp2&3), Tcoms
TECHNOLOGY CENTRE FOR OFFSHORE AND MARINE, SINGAPORE LTD.   via JobsCentral



Roles & Responsibilities

Perform research in the areas of offshore hydrodynamics and fluid-structure interactions pertaining to ocean hydrodynamic environment and behaviour of marine & offshore vessels and floating systems in challenging environments

Conduct extensive and high-quality research using combinations of physical experiments, sensing, numerical simulations using CFD and/or potential flow-based models or other relevant techniques, as well as data analytics to develop integrated physical-numerical modelling & simulations.

Collaborate with industry partners,    Read more

affiliated research institutes and other relevant stakeholders to assist in securing further research grants.

Any other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Requirements

A Masters/Ph.D. in Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Ocean Engineering, Marine Engineering, Offshore Engineering, Naval Architecture or other related disciplines.

Preferably 3 years of relevant postdoctoral/research/industry experience with competent knowledge in some of the following areas:

Deep knowledge in using CFD and/or potential flow-based models to model and simulate fluid-structure interaction problems, such as vessel manoeuvrability, sloshing, and multiple or coupled side-by-side floating systems, for example in offloading or ship-to-ship transfer.

Physical modeling in wave flume, wave tank or ocean basin

Knowledge/experience in sensing, data analytics, machine learning and/or control of model/full-scale systems will be an advantage.

Knowledge of following software will be an advantage:

StarCCM+/OpenFOAM or equivalent,

Hydrostar, HydroD or equivalent

Ansys/Abaqus or equivalent

OrcaFlex or equivalent

Good interpersonal and communications skills.

Ability to adapt and work effectively as members of a team.

Good command of written and spoken English language.

Resourceful and self-driven with a high degree of professional integrity.

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TECHNOLOGY CENTRE FOR OFFSHORE AND MARINE, SINGAPORE LTD.
23May
Research Engineer/Scientist (Control System), Tcoms
TECHNOLOGY CENTRE FOR OFFSHORE AND MARINE, SINGAPORE LTD.   via JobsCentral



Roles & Responsibilities

Develop hardware and software control architectures to support R&D in the areas of offshore hydrodynamics and fluid-structure interactions. This includes developing, documenting, and direct software system testing, troubleshooting, and verification procedures.

Develop engineering requirements, specification and validation criteria for high-quality research using combinations of physical experiments, sensing, numerical simulations as well as data analytics to develop integrated physical-numerical modelling & simulations.

Survey literature and implement state-of-the-art techniques to    Read more

solve challenging problems

Collaborate with industry partners, affiliated research institutes and other relevant stakeholders to assist in securing further research grants.

Any other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Requirements

Masters/Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Mechatronics or other related disciplines.

Preferably 3 years of relevant postdoctoral/research/industry experience with competent knowledge in some of the following areas:

Strong working knowledge of control systems and formal control theory

Experience in control system applications using Advanced/PID controllers for position, speed control of AC/DC servo motors and stepper motors

Knowledgeable in embedded system design, microprocessor architecture and real-time programming algorithms, embedded board level C/C++ programming experience in motion control

Linux development experience will be an advantage

Experience with embedded systems and real time applications will be an advantage

Knowledge of common PLC/PAC/SCADA systems

Exposure to field bus communications and networking systems

Knowledge of 3D CAD tools (Dassault, PTC, and/or AutoDesk) and software like LabView, MATLAB, and Simulink etc.

Experience with common engineering simulation and prototyping tools

Good interpersonal and communications skills.

Ability to adapt and work effectively as members of a team.

Good command of written and spoken English language.

Resourceful and self-driven with a high degree of professional integrity.

The above eligibility criteria are not exhaustive. A*STAR may include additional selection criteria based on its prevailing recruitment policies. These policies may be amended from time to time without notice. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

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Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology Centre
22May
Postdoctoral Associate (Ref: Irg_Lees_2019_001)
Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology Centre   via JobsCentral



Roles & Responsibilities

The Low-Energy Electronic Systems (LEES) Interdisciplinary Research Group (IRG) of the Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (SMART) Centre seeks a Postdoctoral Associate to complement a growing team of battery researchers. The postdoctoral researcher will be expected to participate as an individual contributor on a team designing, synthesizing and characterizing new electrode and solid-state electrolyte thin film materials, and using these materials to fabricate and test    Read more

patterned thin film micro-battery devices. In addition to research activities, the postdoctoral researcher is expected to take an active role in mentoring junior scientists in the laboratory, proposal writing, and reporting for the team.

Requirements

The most qualified candidates will have a PhD degree in Materials Science and Engineering, Chemical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related areas and have the following research experience:

Experience in processing and characterization of thin film materials;

Experience in characterization of battery performance, including for thin-film battery devices;

Experience working in a team-basedapplied-research environment;

Published research in electrochemical energy research.

The most qualified candidates will also have the following demonstrated experience:

Writing scientific reports;

Ability to work independently and as a team;

Experience working with researchers of diverse backgrounds across multiple time zones;

Good command of written and spoken English.

To apply, please visit our open positions website at: https://smart.mit.edu/careers/career-opportunities. Interested applicants are invited to submit their full CV/resume, cover letter and list of three references (to include reference names and contact information) via the stated website. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

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Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory Limited
21May
Senior / Finance Manager
Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory Limited   via JobsCentral



Roles & Responsibilities

Reporting to the Finance Director, the selected candidate will:

Roles & Responsibilities

Manage a team of finance executives and assistants

Lead end-to-end Accounts Payable process to ensure proper approvals for invoices and timely payments to suppliers in accordance with Institute policies, internal controls and accounting standards

Perform monthly review cost center reports to ensure costs are properly recorded for management reporting purposes

Provide analysis of expenditures to support cost control efforts

Partner    Read more

closely with Grants Admin Office and other departments for quarterly claims submission

Support upgrade of Institute's ERP system

Support the internal and external audit processes

Assist Finance Director to review and fine-tune Institute's finance policies and processes to ensure compliance of updated accounting standards and enhance internal controls

Any other ad-hoc tasks assigned

Requirements

Qualified CPA with a degree in Accountancy

At least 6 years of relevant working experience with recent years in a supervisory function in a similar capacity (Candidates with more years of relevant working experience may be considered for Senior Manager position)

Knowledge in using Oracle EBS is an added advantage

Able to work independently, hands-on and well-organized

Team player with good communication and interpersonal skills

Meticulous and analytical

The salary given is commensurable to educational qualifications and working experience of the candidates. Benefits include annual leave, medical and flexi-benefits, etc.

Interested individuals may apply by sending their curriculum vitae to [Click Here to Email Your Resume]. Please indicate the position that you are applying for in your cover letter.

For more info, please refer to our website: www.tll.org.sg.

(Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified)

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TumCreate
20May
Information Officer
TumCreate   via Glassdoor

About This Position


As an interdisciplinary research organisation, TUMCREATE carries out research and applies for competitive research grants from public and private bodies to support this research. From the grant call announcement, through grant application submission, award of grant, implementation of the research to final reporting, there are specific requirements that must be met in terms of information tracking and gathering.
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TUMCREATE endeavours to maintain visibility of its research activities and achievements within the Singapore research ecosystem by contributing to relevant public and professional events such as Workshops, Symposia and Conferences. These may be events organised by TUMCREATE or other parties.



The purpose of the position is to:

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Support the administrative preparation and reviewing of external competitive research grant applications, and when awarded, monitoring progress and maintaining records of key performance indicators for reporting, publicity and audit purposes.

To track upcoming events in Singapore that are relevant to TUMCREATE and assist with the organisation of any presentations, contributions and associated publicity TUMCREATE makes at these events.

Provide general support for TUMCREATE information presentation in brochures, websites, posters, reports, events and other media as necessary.


Objectives & Tasks



Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

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To track and circulate grant calls internally within TUMCREATE and maintain records of applications submitted and outcomes.

To maintain procedures for grant applications to ensure all the necessary internal and external processing and approval is complete within TUMCREATE before submission to the granting body.

To monitor awarded grants and maintain records of all performance indicators including but not limited to publications, prizes, presentations, visitors, technical disclosures, patents, commercialisations, finances, etc. to meet the various reporting requirements.

To assist with data collation for grant progress report preparation.

To monitor upcoming events in Singapore that are relevant to TUMCREATE and assist with the organisation and contribution to these events.

To assist with any other administrative task required from time to time to maintain the smooth running of TUMCREATE activities.



Requirements



The successful candidate will have strong interpersonal communication skills, have strong written and spoken English language skills, have well developed organisational and numerate skills with attention to detail, be able to work effectively as part of a team, is computer literate and proficient using standard office tools such as Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint) and has the flexibility and enthusiasm to learn new computer tools as necessary.


Enquiries


Dr Graham Leedham (graham.leedham@tum-create.edu.sg)


How To Apply


Interested candidates should send your full applications via email, including a resume, academic transcripts and a cover letter to Dr Graham Leedham (graham.leedham@tum-create.edu.sg).


Only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

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Singapore Centre for Environmental Life Sciences Engineering
17May
Research Associate (Laboratory Automation)
Singapore Centre for Environmental Life Sciences Engineering   via Glassdoor

The Singapore Centre for Environmental Life Sciences Engineering (SCELSE) is a unique interdisciplinary Research Centre of Excellence (RCE), funded by National Research Foundation, Ministry of Education, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and National University of Singapore (NUS). Hosted by NTU in partnership with NUS, SCELSE is linking new insights from the life sciences with expertise from emerging technologies in engineering and natural sciences to understand, harness and control microbial    Read more

biofilm communities.


We are seeking to appoint a talented individual to join our team at SCELSE as a Research Assistant (Laboratory Automation).



Key Responsibilities:


Develop new and improve existing protocols for nucleic acid extraction, NGS library preparation, PCR set-up and clean-up as well as qPCR set-up on our existing liquid handling platforms (Agilent, Tecan and Beckman Coulter)

Additional responsibilities include routine maintenance, calibration and verification of the automated platforms with the help of the manufacturers

Possibility of getting involved in manual and automated preparation of NGS libraries as well as the set-up of NGS sequencing runs on various sequencing platforms



Requirements:


Master’s degree in Biotechnology, Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Engineering or closely related discipline and or combination of education and experience

Ability to develop application-specific protocols on various liquid handling platforms

Experience with operating and scripting liquid handling systems from Agilent, Tecan and/or Beckman Coulter is required

Experience with multiple computer programming languages preferred

Ability to troubleshoot and optimise performance of instrumentation

Fundamental knowledge of molecular biology protocols and practices, including nucleic acid extraction, purification and quantification, PCR and next-generation sequencing sample preparation workflows strongly preferred

Ability to work independently and prioritise tasks efficiently

Good general laboratory and organisational skills

Interested candidates should submit a current CV including potential references and submit a cover letter with the subject heading “Application for Research Associate (Laboratory Automation)” to SCELSE-HR@ntu.edu.sg.

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BROKERS RESEARCH SERVICES (SINGAPORE) PTE. LTD.
15May
Freight Analyst
BROKERS RESEARCH SERVICES (SINGAPORE) PTE. LTD.   via JobsCentral



Roles & Responsibilities

The Freight Analyst is responsible for executing research on shipments and determining the divergences of the freight, fulfil any research related enquiries the Brokers may have or request for and other ad-hoc tasks.

Monitor and stay up to date with factors such as the Baltic Index, fuel costs, cost of insurance etc.

Perform and deliver an analysis for Market Supply & Demand Model with data collected.

Maintain, update and    Read more

refine the Freight Matrix to be distributed to clients.

Work on the maintenance and development of various models and new products relating to international trade and the demand for shipping.

Supporting senior team members in preparing presentations that are delivered to key clients.

Providing general assistance to the Dry Market Analysis team and brokers with a variety of ad-hoc analytical requests.

Requirements

Education – Any Diploma or Bachelor’s Degree in the Maritime Business / Data Science

Specialized knowledge (Preferred)

Data Analysis

Computer Literacy (Proficient in MS Excel, PowerPoint, Word)

Abilities

Outspoken

Good customer relations skills

Able to remain calm and deliver under pressure and tight deadlines

Other characteristics such as personal characteristics

Independent

Experience

Preferably 2 years working experience in the Shipping / Analysis field

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Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory Limited
15May
Dr Mookkan Prabakaran Group: Postdoctoral Position
Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory Limited   via JobsCentral



Roles & Responsibilities

A Postdoctoral position is available immediately in Dr Prabakaran Group. The research projects involve:

(i) development of molecules targeting host signalling pathways to combat avian influenza virus infection, and

(ii) improving the immunogenicity of multivalent viral-vectored vaccine against viral diseases.

Requirements

PhD Degree in Virology, Molecular Biology, Immunology or relevant field

At least one first-author research paper in high-quality international peer-reviewed journal

Research experience and knowledge in molecular biology and    Read more

immunology

A strong research experience in molecular virology will be an advantage ‪

Salary and benefits are commensurable to educational qualifications and working experience of the candidates. Benefits include annual leave, medical and flexi-benefits, etc.

Interested individuals should send their applications (including a cover letter, curriculum vitae, and three referees’ contacts/ recommendation letters) to:

Dr Mookkan PRABAKARAN

Principal Investigator

Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory Ltd.

Email: [Click Here to Email Your Resume]

(Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified)

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Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory Limited
15May
Prof Chua Nam Hai Group: Assistant Research Officer
Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory Limited   via JobsCentral



Roles & Responsibilities

Prof Chua Nam Hai Group: Assistant Research Officer

We are seeking for one highly motivated candidate and good team player to join our group. The successful applicant will be involved in projects related to regulatory roles of long noncoding (lnc) RNAs in plant signal transduction pathways.

Responsibilities:

Molecular cloning of genes

Protein and RNA work in vivo and in vitro

Generation of transgenic Arabidopsis plants and their functional characterization

Perform virus inoculation    Read more

and analyses.

Requirements

BSc (Hons)/ MSc in a life science or other related discipline

Highly-motivated individual that is disciplined and keen learner

A strong background in plant physiology, molecular biology, or genetics will be added advantage.

Salary and benefits are commensurable to educational qualifications and working experience of the candidate. Benefits include annual leave, medical and flexi-benefits, etc.

Interested individuals should send their applications (including a cover letter, curriculum vitae and 2 references) to:

HR Department

Temasek Life Sciences Laboratory Limited

Email: [Click Here to Email Your Resume]

(Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be notified)

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