Physicist – Renewable Energy and Condense Matter

Do you want to work on a game changing energy technology?

Norrønt  is seeking an employee for a newly created position, which will be both challenging and rewarding. You will join Europe’s leading research team working on Muon production from hydrogen and annihilation processes. Since 2008, Norrønt  has been one of the leading companies on hydrogen/deuterium and Condense matter research to produce charged particles through annihilation of hydrogen clusters.


Our research and development is moving forward into the next stages and we need the best players possible. Share our passion for renewable energy and be a part of tomorrow’s energy world.


Your role:

As a physicist, you will work closely with the rest of the team in the following areas:

  • Tritium handling. Condense Matter, Hydrogen, Deuterium and radioactive sources. Production of both Ultra Dense Hydrogen and Ultra Dense Deuterium, Muon physics, Electromagnetism, Laser physics, Muon Catalysed Fusion, Neutron emission and radiation monitoring,Design and optimization of next generation hydrogen reactors for commercialization,Produce electricity from charged particlesLearn and optimize processes from the research reactor in Norway, Sweden and ReykjavikFinally scale-up the product to the entire energy market.

You will have the opportunity to take responsibility from day one with a high degree of autonomy.

Your profile:

  • University degree in physics, engineering, natural sciences or similar degree with first relevant experience in both deep theoretical understanding of quantum physics and applied physics on reactor construction.

  • Min 5 years experimental background

  • Radiation experience

  • Either have a PhD or a desire to take a PhD degree within the company in either applied physics, hydrogen materials, condense matter, particle physics or similar

  • Would like to work with Muon, XRay and Neutron radiation.

  • Entrepreneurial spirit and start-up attitude: you like to roll your sleeves up, learn and make things happen

  • Passion for the renewable energy industry combined with the drive to identify new markets, customers and product opportunities in the energy landscape

We are looking for a multitalented person with various backgrounds from being a student of; engineering, physics, chemistry, economics, patents, hydrogen materials, quantum physics, electromagnetism, design, computer science or other area of relevance, with some of the skills listed below:

  • Ability to think conceptually

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Interest in practical lab work and experiments

  • Interest in reactor and future energy source development

  • Entrepreneurial mind-set

  • Team player with good communicative skills

  • Proactive and independent way of working

  • 3-4 years of higher education

  • Fluent in English


Contact: Sindre Zeiner-Gundersen

Mobile: 0047 979 67 000

Expected start date: TBD


Application deadline: 01/11/2020


Working hours:  full time


Job type: Contract


Region: Royken

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