Masterand (m/w/d) in R&D

Date: May 14, 2023

Location: Hanau, HE, DE, 63450

Company: Heraeus

Masterand (m/w/d) in R&D
Location Hanau
Full Time


About Heraeus

Solutions from the Heraeus Group provide faster internet, rid water of germs, and keep hearts beating in time. As a broadly diversified and globally leading family-owned technology company, we combine materials expertise and cutting-edge technologies to create products used all over the world with one thing in common: World-class quality.

About Heraeus Medevio

Together we improve lives. At Heraeus Medevio, we bring lifesaving and life-changing medical devices to market through partnerships with medical device manufacturing companies. Backed by Heraeus Group, a FORTUNE Global 500 listed company, we are committed to the growth of our teams and organization by providing an open space for open minds.

To reach our vision of improving 100 million lives every year, we foster a culture of curiosity that thrives on challenge, continuous learning, growth, and the opportunity to try new things. With sites in the United States, European Union, and Asia, and over 2,200 employees worldwide, together, we will meet tomorrow's challenges today.


What you can move:
A conductive polymer coating from Heraeus is going to be evaluated as immobilization matrix for various biorecognition elements for their medical applications as biosensing systems.

  • Literature search and evaluation of potential analytes and corresponding enzymatic systems, and their compatibility with conductive polymer matrix, are starting parts of the master work.
  • Systematic experimental work, involving electrochemical methods such as cyclic voltammetry, impedance spectroscopy, chrono-amperometry, must be conducted in accordance with implemented project plan.
  • Finally, you will prepare the results of your work in a meaningful way and create a summarizing master thesis.
  • The performance of the job is possible in the home office occasionally.


What you bring with you:

  • Enrolled student in the field of natural sciences (chemistry, biochemistry, physics), and all requirements fulfilled to start the master's thesis
  • Motivation and interest in an exciting topic
  • Confident appearance as well as independent and goal-oriented way of working
  • Very good Excel and PowerPoint skills
  • fluent English & German
  • Analytical skills, good attention to detail and resilience when working with small parts (fine motor skills).
  • High level of self-motivation to achieve goals and the ability to process raw experimental data and report it in regular internal meetings.


What you can look forward to at Heraeus Medevio:

  • Making things happen - exciting tasks that touch the entire organization.
  • Shaping the future - working on critical issues of tomorrow
  • Freedom - to move forward on your own responsibility and grow with your tasks
  • And much more - occasional work in a home office possible