Head of Research, Green Hydrogen

Posted 23 May 2024
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & Infrastructure
Contact NameZulhairil Zaki

Job description

TGRC is excited to have partnered with a leading renewable energy developer, headquartered in Asia, in search of a Head of Research, Hydrogen for their Singapore team.


  • Lead or participate in research, development, demonstration, and deployment of innovative hydrogen production, transportation, and storage.

  • Assist in creating technical roadmaps and conducting technology assessments for the hydrogen industrial chain.

  • Serve as the project principal investigator (P.I.), ensuring project timelines and technical targets are met.

  • Conduct literature reviews to stay current with advancements in hydrogen technologies, materials, and processes.

  • Design, plan, and execute experiments to explore various hydrogen production, storage, and distribution.

  • Collect and analyze experimental data to derive insights and identify trends.

  • Utilize computational tools and modelling techniques to simulate hydrogen-related processes and systems.

  • Engage with stakeholders, including industry partners, government agencies, and academic institutions, to share knowledge and foster collaboration.

  • Identify technical challenges and opportunities for hydrogen production, storage, and utilization.

  • Propose and develop novel approaches, materials, or technologies to address key research questions and overcome obstacles.


  • Experience in green hydrogen research, renewable energy, electrochemistry, or related fields is highly desirable. Practical experience with laboratory techniques, instrumentation, and data analysis tools is advantageous.

  • Knowledge of hydrogen production methods, transportation, and storage technologies (e.g., compression, liquefaction, solid-state storage).

  • Demonstrated leadership in relevant research and development projects.

  • Industrial experience with deployment-based validation is a plus.

  • Ability to conduct literature reviews and research.

  • Proficiency in experiment design, data interpretation, and statistical analysis.

  • Familiarity with computational modelling and simulation software.

  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to independently solve problems.

  • Team player with the ability to work collaboratively and manage relationships with clients and stakeholders.