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Senior Technology Consultant / Technology Consultant

Reporting to the Cluster Head, you will work with local enterprise to identify innovation and technology gaps, source for relevant solutions to address these gaps and work closely with the management of these enterprises to actively seek out innovation for sustained business growth.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Engage enterprises to translate their business needs and plans into technology requirements.
  • Source for available expertise and technologies both locally and abroad.
  • Mapping of industry value-chains, keeping abreast of market and technology trends
  • Stakeholders’ engagement.

 

Pre-requisites:

Energy & Environment

  • Degree in Environmental or Civil (with major in Urban Systems), Mechanical or Chemical Engineering.
  • 3 years of relevant working experience in the energy-related industry, waste management, building mechanical & electrical design, sustainable building design.
  • Relevant work experience in a business and/or industry development office, R&D/CTO office or technology transfer organisation would be advantageous.
  • Knowledge and experience in building automation & control system, green building design, and building management system.
  • Familiar with environmental legislations, industry pain-points, technology development and have a good understanding of these technologies.
  • Ability to think laterally and deal with technical concepts and complexity.
  • Talent for networking and strategic influence is essential.

 

Manufacturing

  • Degree in Mechatronics, Mechanical, Manufacturing (with major in automation) or Food Science.
  • 3 years of relevant working experience in the manufacturing or automation industry, product design, offshore & marine industry.
  • Relevant work experience in a business and/or industry development office, R&D/CTO office or technology transfer organisation would be advantageous.
  • Knowledge and experience in industrial automation, control system, manufacturing processes, material selection, product development, pre and post-harvest, food processes and food manufacturing.
  • Familiar with manufacturing process, material, automation and system control technology development and have a good understanding of these technologies and their relevance to the local industry.
  • Ability to think laterally and deal with technical concepts and complexity.
  • Talent for networking and strategic influence is essential.

 

Materials

  • Degree in Materials Engineering or Materials Science.
  • 3 years of relevant working experience in a materials-related industry.
  • Relevant work experience in a technology transfer or licensing in a business and/or industry development office, R&D/CTO office or technology transfer organisation would be advantageous.
  • Knowledge and experience in material-related technologies, such as ceramics, coatings, composites, plastics, nanotechnology, surface modification or new materials development.
  • Possesses a good understanding of material technologies, applications and processes, industry pain-points, technology development and their relevance to the local industry.
  • Good project management skills.
  • Ability to think laterally and deal with technical concepts and complexity.
  • Talent for networking and strategic influence is essential.

 

Chemicals

  • Degree in Chemistry or Chemical Engineering.
  • 3 years of relevant working experience in a chemical-related industry.
  • Relevant work experience in a technology transfer or licensing in a business and/or industry development office, R&D/CTO office or technology transfer organisation would be advantageous.
  • Knowledge and experience in topics related to chemicals, such as additives, agrochemicals, biochemicals, catalysis, coatings, flavours, fragrances and polymers.
  • Good understanding of chemical technologies, applications and processes, industry pain-points, technology development and their relevance to the local industry.
  • Good project management skills and ability to multi-task in a fast paced corporate environment.
  • Ability to think laterally and deal with technical concepts and complexity.
  • Flair for networking and strategic influence is essential.

 

Medical Devices

  • Degree in Science, Biomedical Engineering or related fields.
  • Minimum of 3 years of relevant experience in medical device industry.
  • Relevant work experience in a technology transfer or licensing in a business and/or industry development office, R&D/CTO office or technology transfer organisation would be advantageous.
  • Knowledge and experience in medical device design/product development, clinical and regulatory pathways is required.
  • Good project management skills.
  • Ability to think laterally and deal with technical concepts and complexity.
  • Talent for networking and strategic influence is essential.

 

Medical Diagnostics

  • Degree in Life Sciences, Clinical Science, Biochemistry or related fields.
  • Minimum of 3 years of relevant experience in medical diagnostic industry.
  • Relevant work experience in a technology transfer or licensing in a business and/or industry development office, R&D/CTO office or technology transfer organisation would be advantageous.
  • Knowledge and experience in medical diagnostic design/product development, clinical and regulatory pathways is required.
  • Good project management skills.
  • Ability to think laterally and deal with technical concepts and complexity.
  • Talent for networking and strategic influence is essential.

 

Functional Food and Nutrition

  • Degree in Food Science, Nutrition or related fields.
  • Minimum of 3 years of relevant experience in functional food/nutraceuticals industry.
  • Relevant work experience in a technology transfer or licensing in a business and/or industry development office, R&D/CTO office or technology transfer organisation would be advantageous.
  • Knowledge and experience in nutritional product formulations, clinical and regulatory pathways is required.
  • Good project management skills.
  • Ability to think laterally and deal with technical concepts and complexity.
  • Talent for networking and strategic influence is essential.

 

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