Senior Researcher

Full-time, Surface Chemistry

Shanghai, China Apply Now Apply until: Open until further notice


- · Work on the design of new molecular and development of new process and technology (thru collaboration with application teams and synthesis team) for innovation projects in Asia.
- · Develop new/next generation solutions for SBU regionally, to guide and create continuous innovation and improvement of advanced technology, and help business to capture more market shares for fast growing emerging market.
· Lead key regional projects, facilitate and accelerate projects execution in Asia.Coordinate, monitor and drive all project related activities according to Stage-Gate principles and guidelines.
· Supervises customer and competition related R&D projects in Asia. Ensures new developments meet customer requirements and succeed on market.
· Determines priorities for planning and execution of projects. Drives proper
milestone management together with project and team leaders.
· Negotiate with internal and/or external parties, acquire approval and monitor compliance with IP and Regulation etc.
· Collaborate with cross-functional teams (production, supply chain, etc.) for smooth Technical Transfer and generation of cost effectiveness products
· Provide insights regarding quantitative and qualitative developments of projects by timely and effective project reporting.
· Supports continuous improvement of innovation practices including interactions with all key functions.
· Establishes a zero-incident culture and ensures compliance with all health and safety regulations and company HSE standards.
· The compilation and maintenance of proper documentation and records of R&D work that will provide objective evidence of continuing compliance with the management system

Job Requirements

-  · Master degree or above (PhD degree is preferred) on organic/polymer synthesis or
related major.
· >5 years working experience in technology or R&D function.
· Experience in product innovation and research works
· Experience in developing market intelligence, market insights and customer
value proposition.
· Fluent English communication skill

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Surface Chemistry
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About Nouryon

We are a global specialty chemicals leader. Industries worldwide rely on our essential chemistry in the manufacture of everyday products such as paper, plastics, building materials, food, pharmaceuticals, and personal care items. Building on our nearly 400-year history, the dedication of our 10,000 employees, and our shared commitment to business growth, strong financial performance, safety, sustainability, and innovation, we have established a world-class business and built strong partnerships with our customers. We operate in over 80 countries around the world and our portfolio of industry-leading brands includes Eka, Dissolvine, Trigonox, and Berol.

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