Materials Research Leader


1414 Degrees is scaling up its molten-silicon based thermal energy storage technology (TESS). The aim is to harness the very high energy density and latent heat capacity of silicon to build and operate very large scale (GWhr) energy storage units. The Material Research Leader will provide specialist insight, analytical techniques and understanding to lead the development and optimisation of materials used in the technology. The role requires technical experience with high temperature materials applications over 1000C, phase change material interactions with ceramics, refractories or other materials used in similar applications and leadership experience directing a research team and overseeing research projects.

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Please submit a cover letter and resume to

Enquiries can be made to Karen Provis, HR Manager, on 08 8357 8273. No recruitment agencies, please.

Appointment to this role will be subject to pre-employment checks including background and qualifications.