Critical Materials SA is a technological knowledge-based company, based in Guimarães, providing solutions for diagnostic and prognostic (Structural Health Monitoring & Management systems, SHM) of critical applications of materials across diverse markets (surface transports - automotive, railway - aerospace and defense, energy) and High Value Consulting in advanced materials engineering.

S&Int activities include responsibility for the design, implementation, testing and deployment of software systems and their integration with hardware, measurements and simulations. It is also responsible to give support to the other technical areas teams.

M&M activities include the simulation of the mechanical behavior of structures and components by the finite element method; Application of signal processing techniques to structural dynamics data; Development of numerical tools dedicated to post-process data (from either experimental or numerical sources); and monitoring the structural integrity of critical components in in-service conditions;

Sen&I activities include the design and simulation of digital and analog electronic circuits; Program and debug micro-controllers; LabView and Matlab programming; PCB design.

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BizDev activities include the analysis of markets and client profiles, the responsibility to deliver technical and commercial proposals and also to perform follow-up and support to project /program execution.

Profile of the Successful Applicant

  • Have a degree (MSc) in a scientific or engineering field.
  • Have experience in program management and costumer engagement,
  • Have experience in high tech companies’ business development.
  • Have a systematic approach to complex and strategic Business Development.
  • Be open minded and ready to learn and explore new concepts and tools;

Mandatory Skills

  • Working Knowledge of business development tools (CRM/Strategic Selling/360º Business development)
  • Advanced Working Knowledge of Microsoft Office Tools.
  • English Language (speaking, reading and writing technical documents – English is the official language of the company);

Desirable and Useful Skills/Tools and technologies

  • A Posgrad Business degree and/or Frequency on Executive Business Training Programs will be valued.
  • Knowledge in high tech products/systems development cycles, having experienced all stages of development;

S&Int activities include responsibility for the design, implementation, testing and deployment of software systems and their integration with hardware, measurements and simulations. It is also responsible to give support to the other technical areas teams.

Profile of the Successful Applicant

  • Have a degree (MSc) in a scientific or engineering field (Systems Engineering, Physics, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Informatics, Electronics, Mechanics or any other);
  • Have a strong interest in Computational Techniques for Real Problem Solving;
  • Have a systematic approach to the conception of complex systems;
  • Be open minded and ready to learn and explore new concepts and tools;

Mandatory Skills

  • Knowledge of Linux/Windows and system's modeling languages (UML/SYSML)
  • Knowledge on object-oriented programming (preferably in C++)
  • Knowledge in working with Python, PostgreSQL, Qt, xml, VTK and QWT; using of different build systems, cross-compilers and continuous integration tools;
  • English Language (speaking, reading and writing technical documents – English is the official language of the company);

Desirable and Useful Skills/Tools and technologies

  • Knowledge in working with distributed systems, Python, PostgreSQL, Qt, xml, VTK and QWT; using of different build systems, cross-compilers and continuous integration tools;
  • Knowledge in software/systems development cycles, having experienced all stages of development;
  • Knowledge of mobile programming is a plus
  • Awareness of numerical methods and analysis; and experience implementing scientific computational algorithms is also a plus.

S&Int activities include responsibility for the design, implementation, testing and deployment of software systems and their integration with hardware, measurements and simulations. It is also responsible to give support to the other technical areas teams.

Profile of the Successful Applicant

  • Have a degree (MSc /PhD) in a scientific or engineering field (Systems Engineering, Physics, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Informatics, Electronics, Mechanics or any other);
  • Have a strong interest in Computational Techniques for Real Problem Solving;
  • Have a systematic approach to the conception of complex systems;
  • Be open minded and ready to learn and explore new concepts and tools;
  • Have demonstrated experience in team management.

Mandatory Skills

  • Knowledge of Linux/Windows and system's modeling languages (UML/SYSML)
  • Knowledge on object-oriented programming (C++, Java)
  • Knowledge in software/systems development cycles, having experienced and managing all stages of development;
  • English Language (speaking, reading and writing technical documents);

Desirable and Useful Skills/Tools and technologies

  • Knowledge in working with distributed systems,
  • Savvy on various frontend and backend technologies (eg. Python, PostgresSQL, Large databases, angular.js, JSON, Bash scripting, …)
  • Experience in managing large volumes of data stemming from different sources
  • Using of different build systems, cross-compilers and continuous integration tools;
  • Knowledge of mobile programming is a plus:
  • Awareness of numerical methods and analysis; and experience implementing scientific computational algorithms is also a plus.

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