We are actively recruiting for a number of research positions. Watch this page for current and forthcoming available positions with CARES, the C4T research group and our joint project with BEARS, eCO₂EP.

To apply for a position, please send your CV and cover letter (summarising the most relevant skills and experience that you have for the position) to cares@hermes.cam.ac.uk.

CARES C4T project

C4T is CARES’ main research project. We employ researchers from chemical engineering, biotechnology, chemistry, biochemistry, information engineering, materials science and metallurgy to work on lowering the carbon footprint of Singapore’s chemical industry.

 

Academic

Computer Engineer (HPC): Our research effort requires the use of High Performance Computing, bespoke software and semantic web technology including an artificial intelligence platform based on a knowledge graph. For the support and development, we are looking a highly skilled, talented and creative individual who is able and willing to work in a world leading academic research environment. See more

Research Fellow: We are looking for a talented and creative Research Fellow with experience of turbulent reacting flows, natural gas marine engines and jet-ignition engines. See more

 

Computer Scientist: The successful candidate will be expected to assume intellectual leadership in the development of the theoretical and mathematical foundations as well as the wider, ongoing development of our main software tool. This will involve keeping abreast of the latest web technologies, making key design decisions, and ensuring their realisation. See more

 

Research Associate: We are looking for a talented and creative research associate to support the C4T research team. Primarily, we are looking for an individual dedicated to data-driven modelling, semantic representation and visualisation of chemical processes and industrial networks of an industrial park. See more

 

Senior Software Developer: We are looking for a talented and creative senior software developer to support the C4T research team. Primarily, we are looking for an individual dedicated to data-driven modelling, semantic representation and visualisation of chemical processes and industrial networks of an industrial park. See more

 

Software Developer: We are looking for a talented and creative software developer to support the C4T research team. Primarily, we are looking for an individual dedicated to data-driven modelling, semantic representation and visualisation of chemical processes and industrial networks of an industrial park. See more

 

Research Fellow: We are looking to fill a vacancy of a Research Fellow with experience in process development and, specifically the application of machine learning methods in process development. We are seeking a candidate with experience in closed-loop optimization using machine learning algorithms, understanding of coding and development of machine learning tools, experience of using machine learning toolboxes. See more

 

Project Engineer: We are looking for a Project Engineer to support the Project Manager and the project technical activities. See more

 

Data Visualisation Analyst: We are looking for a talented and creative Data Visualisation Analyst to support the J-Park Simulator (JPS) Project for data visualisation. The candidate should be specialised in creating stunning interactive feature with the various sources of data and models. See more

 

Junior Data Visualisation Analyst: We are looking for a talented and creative Junior Data Visualisation Analyst to support the J-Park Simulator (JPS) Project for data visualisation. The candidate should be specialised in creating stunning interactive feature with the various sources of data and models. See more

 

Research Engineer: The candidate will develop continuous processes and characterization methods for nanoparticle coatings. Requires at least a BS in an engineering discipline with experience in chemical synthesis and programming. This role will be mostly laboratory based, and will include synthesis, 3D printing, programming and chemical engineering. See more

 

Corporate 

HR Executive: We are looking for a proactive and dedicated person to join the administrative team of the programme and provide essential support to our researchers and scientists in their important work. This junior HR role is suitable for recent graduate and will work closely with our experienced Senior HR Executive. See more

 

Accounting and Purchasing Assistant: We are looking for a proactive and dedicated person to join the administrative team of the programme and provide essential support to our researchers and scientists in their important work. See more

 

Accounting Executive: We are looking for an Accounting Executive to handle full set of accounts, preparing of financial report and maintaining day-to-day control. See more

 

Internships Please see Internships tab below.

eCO₂EP project

eCO₂EP is a CARES-hosted project that aims to develop a table-top chemical factory for the reduction of CO₂ to other chemicals that are useful in the chemical industry supply chain. Our team is comprised of world-class scientists and engineers working in a vibrant, fast-paced and milestone-driven environment with significant opportunities for knowledge and skills development. eCO₂EP is a joint project between CARES (University of Cambridge), BEARS (University of California, Berkeley), National University of Singapore and Nanyang Technological University. Staff are based in the CARES office, CREATE Tower, Singapore.

Senior Research Fellow: We are looking to fill a vacancy of a Senior Research Fellow / Senior Research Scientist to work on optimization of the method of fabrication of gas diffusion electrodes (GDEs) GDEs for the electrochemical conversion of CO2 to C2-C3 products. See more

 

Studentships
Cambridge CARES hosts PhD students from our partner institutions (University of Cambridge, National University of Singapore and Nanyang Technological University). If you are interested in completing your PhD through Cambridge CARES, please get in touch with us at cares@hermes.cam.ac.uk.
Internships

C4T occasionally hosts internships (usually for undergraduate or graduate students studying a Chemical Engineering or Engineering programme). If you are interested in applying for an internship with us, in the first instance please send your CV and a brief description of why you are interested in an internship with C4T to cares@hermes.cam.ac.uk.

 

Current internship opportunities:

Chemical Engineering Internship: We are looking for a third or fourth year Chemical Engineering student to work on our J-Park Simulator project. The successful applicant will develop mathematical systems/models for the chemical industry and utilities companies, create semantic representations of data, models and algorithms, and design and develop executable programs and browser based applications. see more

Programming Internship: We are looking for a third or fourth year student to work on our J-Park Simulator project. The successful applicant will develop mathematical systems/models for at least two typical processes on Jurong Island, create semantic representations of data, models and algorithms, and design and develop executable programs and browser based applications. see more

 

Read more here about what it’s like to do an internship at CARES:

Steven Pratama and Adarsh Arun, interns in 2018

Anira Perera, intern in 2017

Yehia Amar, intern in 2017