VRV-IV_005_Installation picture_standard.png

Environment HVAC Application Researcher

Ostend - Belgium

You will be working in the team of the Environment Application Research Section, in our Ostend office.

Job Content

As an Environment Application Researcher you will be responsible for various activities:

  • You will do research on Daikin’s EMEA business and support implementing it in the business according to DAIKIN’s environment readiness policy.
  • You will work like an internal consulting service, foreseeing the change of business environment and competition in the market.
  • You will collaborate with external research institutes or universities to execute research activity with lean internal resource.
  • You will be presenting the results of your research at conferences
  • You will work in the team work of Environment Application Research Section:
    • Organize the international conference inviting external guests and experts
    • General works for team operation
  • You will need broad technical knowledge in;
    • Vapor compression heat pump
    • Natural refrigerant such as CO2, HC
    • HVAC&R
    • Energy in Buildings and Communities
  • You need to study state of the art technology or business, when necessary.


  • You need to have a master, preferably within Mechanical Engineering
  • Mandatory knowledge regarding heatpumps
  • Working experience in this area is a plus.
  • You are highly interested in all kind of energy saving subjects, related to the building and HVAC market.
  • You have a passion for research and you have good analytical skills.
  • You are not afraid to speak in public, you have good communication skills.
  • You are able to work independently as well as in a team.
  • You are a flexible person. Willingness to travel is essential (20%).
  • Knowledge of English is a must.

Job Offer

At Daikin, you can count on a varied job with an international market leader that stimulates its people to grow and to work together. We offer you an open ended contract. You will be given extensive training and will be well supported from the start. The position carries a competitive salary and a package of extra-legal benefits.

Related vacancies

Quality Assurance Engineer - Heat Pumps

Ostend - Belgium

Junior IT Innovation Engineer

Ostend - Belgium