Research Engineer

Newark, NJ Full-time

Position Title -  Research Engineer


Position Summary - Processing and characterization of CdTe solar cells


Reports to - Dr. Alan Delahoy, General Manager, CNBM New Energy Materials Research Center at NJIT


Supervises – No direct reports, but partial supervision of students or interns


Works with – Dr. Mike Tan


Tasks List –

Deposition of thin-film CdTe by close spaced sublimation and deposition of other layers required for solar cell completion; measurement of solar cell J-V and QE curves; design and construction of novel CdTe deposition systems, including parts procurement


Additional duties –

Maintenance of detailed lab records, measurement databases, and other documentation; submission of biweekly reports and contribution to phased contract reports


Qualifications -

1. Education requirements: Ph.D. in physical sciences or equivalent

2. Experience requirements: Over 5 years experience in photovoltaic technology

3. Knowledge/Skills requirements: Semiconductors; thin film processing; vacuum technology


PT/FT – Full time

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