Who are we looking for?
We are seeking a talented and motivated electrochemist who has worked with different analytical chemistry devices, has experience with electrochemical synthesis and as a bonus experience with battery testing is appreciated.
Your role:    

  • Running the electrochemical synthesis for molten salt carbon capture and electrochemical transformation.  
  • Keeping tidy track of synthesis and analysis reports.  
  • Finding the right balance between corrosion and product morphology.  
  • Contributing to exciting projects like ESA, Enterprise Estonia.  
  • Contributing to the next generation to the next generation reactor scale-up design. 
  • Solve any ad-hoc tasks assigned by the direct manager.  

Some of the key traits we are looking for include:


  • Educational background: BSc, MSc or Advanced technical degree e.g., in Chemistry, Material Science, Physics or Chemical Engineering. Preferably with a specialization in analytical chemistry or electrochemistry.  
  • Experience in synthesis and physical characterization of carbon materials: X-ray diffraction, Raman Spectroscopy, scanning electron microscopy, X-ray fluorescence, inductively coupled plasma or other elemental analysis methods, porosity analyses.  
  • Preferably experience with batteries: different Li/Na-ion chemistries, including construction and post-mortem analysis.  
  • Proven track record of independently designing experiments and/or instrumentation.  
  • Experience with vacuum reactors is a bonus.  
  • Team player.  

What’s in it for you?

  • Get a rewarding salary.💸 
  • Unique opportunity to join a start-up during an exciting early stage.🤩 
  • We want you to become the best version of yourself! 📚Personal development + trainings fund.  
  • Your well-being is important to us.💆 Get a mental well-being support and 3 paid health days per year.  
  • Flexible working options.📅 
  • Open-minded, diverse and driven international team.💃🕺🏻 
  • Celebrating together! Birthday celebrations and awesome regular team events. 🍰🥳 
  • Driving to work? 🚗We’ve got free parking at the office.  


If you are a self-starter who thrives in a fast-paced environment and has a passion for supporting the daily running of a deep tech startup, we encourage you to apply. Please submit your CV and cover letter to hannastiina@upcatalyst.com 

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