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Membrane Science Research Associate

  • Technology
  • Full-time
  • Cambridge, MA

2023-05-06 19:41:01 UTC

Job Overview

Osmoses Inc. is a diverse and growing team of scientists, engineers, and business professionals developing a new generation polymer membrane technology for industrial gas separations. Osmoses Inc. membrane technologies can redefine the way chemical separations are performed today and disrupt separation markets worldwide, reducing industrial energy consumption while accelerating the adoption of alternative energy sources with lower environmental impact.

Job Duties: 

  • Work with membrane scientists in scaling-up batch membrane fabrication to roll to roll Industrial-scale membrane fabrication methods.

  • Work with membrane scientists to develop methods for fabrication of thin-film composite membranes.

  • Characterize the transport properties of membranes using gas permeation systems.

  • Collaborate with a multidisciplinary team of chemists, chemical engineers, and material scientists to design membrane materials.

  • Maintain detailed laboratory records and contribute to regular reports.


  • Bachelor’s degree in chemical engineer or related fields with hands-on laboratory experience.

  • Coursework and laboratory experience in polymer science, chemical separations, and transport phenomena.

  • Interest to work on industrial scale manufacturing.

  • Self-starter,  team player and ability to work in a creative, ambiguous, and fast-paced environment. 

  • Excellent problem-solving, organizational, and analytical skills. 

  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills.

Why join Osmoses? 

  • Opportunity to work on and contribute to addressing one of the biggest environmental challenges.

  • Work in the heart of the most innovative square mile in the world and the most exciting hub for clean tech.

  • Opportunity to learn from leadinging experts in the field.

  • High leadership and growth potential joining at a critical stage a company backed by leading venture capital firms with strong momentum.

  • Access to competitive salary and equity package.

Our commitment
You belong at Osmoses!

We are committed to an environment that provides a workplace of belonging, acceptance and safety for everyone! We appreciate, value, and embrace the unique differences of our team members, business associates, candidates and stakeholders.

Why? Because we believe it is powerful to embed diversity in all aspects of our business - it is at the core of our culture. Osmoses’ responsibility and dedication towards our DEIB principles ensures an equitable workplace with a diverse, dynamic team of professionals. This is fundamental to our mission to develop and commercialize environmentally safe, innovative technology that can create a future where cleaner and more sustainable industrial processes become the norm.