Research Scientist – Reliability & Physics of Failure Urgent hiring

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Hitachi ABB Power Grids is a pioneering technology leader that is helping to increase access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all. We help keep your lights on, the factories running, our hospitals and schools open. Come as you are and prepare to get better as you learn from others. Bring your passion, bring your energy, and plug into a team that appreciates a simple truth: Diversity + Collaboration = Innovation

Innovation is the heart of Hitachi ABB Power Grids and our research centers are the backbone. Join us if you have outstanding scientific or technical expertise as well as drive and passion. Through your research projects you will become part of company-wide community that will shape and help you to develop your career into a technical or managerial leader. Prior knowledge about power systems is welcome, but it is not a requirement. We are looking for a research scientist with expertise in reliability engineering and physics of failure to strengthen our team in the area of reliability research for power grid components and systems.

Your responsibilities

  • Use your scientific experience to study the physics of failure in our products on materials, component, and system level
  • Identify, analyze, and model various degradation and failure mechanisms (fatigue, creep, corrosion, fracture, insulation breakdown, etc.) in power electronics systems and high-voltage apparatus
  • Develop and apply complex experimental setups for accelerated stress testing and innovative defect screening methodologies
  • Drive multidisciplinary research projects in close collaboration with business units, other research centers, as well as external universities and industrial partners
  • Build a network in the company and actively distribute your knowledge and expertise, pro-vide consultancy to business units
  • Disseminate your results in scientific publications, patent applications, and technical reports

Your background

  • PhD or comparable qualification/experience in experimental physics, materials science, mechanical engineering or a related field, which you combine with broad knowledge of the physics of electrical, thermal, and mechanical behavior of material systems
  • Extensive hands-on lab experience using complex test setups, as well as broad knowledge of statistical methods for data analysis
  • Experience in reliability testing and methods for materials failure analysis (sample preparation, microscopy and spectroscopy techniques) of electronics, power semiconductors, and/or high-voltage components is considered as a strong plus
  • Proven track record of publications at top conferences and in scientific journals
  • Excellent communication skills and team player attitude
  • Fluency in English (written and spoken)

More about us

Hitachi ABB Power Grids is a global technology leader with a combined heritage of almost 250 years, employing around 36,000 people in 90 countries. Headquartered in Switzerland, the business serves utility, industry and infrastructure customers across the value chain, and emerging areas like sustainable mobility, smart cities, energy storage and data centers. With a proven track record, global footprint and unparalleled installed base, Hitachi ABB Power Grids balances social, environmental and economic values, and is committed to powering good for a sustainable energy future, with pioneering and digital technologies, as the partner of choice for enabling a stronger, smarter and greener grid. Interested in joining our team? If so, we look forward to receiving your full application (motivation letter, CV, references) only via our online careers tool. Hitachi ABB Power Grids Switzerland Marija Sikiric Talent Acquisition

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