Join Innovnano and lead technology developments in the exciting area of technical ceramic powder production.

09th May 2016
Innovnano is looking to enhance its technology team through the addition of an experienced CERAMICIST to be based at its state-of-the-art European manufacturing and technology facility in Coimbra, Portugal. 
INNOVNANO develops and produces industrial-scale quantities of high performance nanostructured ceramic powders for diverse markets including aerospace, biomedical, structural wear resistant ceramics through to photovoltaics. 

Coimbra, a riverfront city in central Portugal and the country’s former capital, is home to a preserved medieval old town and the historic University of Coimbra. Built on the grounds of a former palace, the university is famed for its baroque library, the Biblioteca Joanina, and its 18th-century bell tower. In the city’s old town lies the 12th-century Romanesque cathedral Sé Velha. 


Essential profile skills:
  • A good first degree in a relevant scientific discipline
  • Industrial or Tech-transfer laboratory) experience in pressing applications of ceramic powders
  • Good oral presentation skills
  • Understanding of the ceramic component production
  • Experience with ceramic materials characterization techniques
  • Expertise in powder processing techniques (milling, spray drying, etc)
  • Mature, independent, pro-active and team orientated
  • Enthusiastic working attitude
  • Ability to multitask and set and work to deadlines
Desirable profile skills:​
  • International experience
  • Management experience
  • Further degree in a ceramic material field

Please send a current CV and cover letter, in English, highlighting your suitability for this role to Human Resources Dept. at