Bridgewater, New Jersey, United States Apply Now Apply until: Open until further notice


At Nouryon, our global team of Changemakers takes positive action every day, to reach higher collectively and individually. We create innovative and sustainable solutions for our customers to answer society’s needs – today and in the future.  


In your future role as Sr. Researcher you will:


  • Maintain and promote a safe work environment, comply with safety policies and procedures. Follow safe work practices for personal and equipment safety, in both the laboratory and in the field. End results are zero or minimum safety incidents and a clean, orderly working environment.
  • Plan, execute, analyze, interpret and report experiments within the own unit and outside own unit.
  • Identify new product/process optimization and technical solutions and new application opportunities for own area/domain and shares these with management.
  • Keeps current on uses and improves relevant research methods in the field, ensures retention of knowledge through research reports and ensures other team members stay current.
  • Participate in projects and ensures execution and delivery of technical results.
  • Contribute to IP applications for own research work; analyze 3rd party IP in own area.



We believe you bring:





  • PhD in chemistry or chemical technology OR
  • Master's Degree in chemistry or chemical technology with 3 years of relevant experience OR
  • Bachelor's Degree with substantial relevant experience




  • PhD in chemistry or chemical technology



Experience / Skills:


  • Required: Extensive laboratory experience in the field of chemistry or chemical technology.
  • Preferred: Experience in Formulation Technology, particularly in Agro Applications.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams
  • Proficiency in designing and conducting experiments
  • Knowledge of safety protocols in laboratory and field environments
  • Familiarity with IP processes and the ability to analyze third-party IP



Good to know:


This is a permanent position on a full-time basis, reporting to the Section Manager in Bridgewater, NJ.

Please apply via our online recruitment system. We will not accept applications via e-mail. Once it's with us we will review to see if we have a match between your skills and the role! For more information about our hiring process, visit:

We look forward to receiving your application!

We kindly ask our internal candidates to apply with your Nouryon email via Success Factors.


About Nouryon:


We’re looking for tomorrow’s Changemakers, today.


If you’re looking for your next career move, apply today and join Nouryon’s worldwide team of Changemakers in providing essential solutions that our customers use to manufacture everyday products such as personal care, cleaning, paints and coatings, agriculture and food, pharmaceuticals, and building products. Our employees are driven by the desire to make an impact and actively drive positive change. If that describes you, we will gladly make way for your ambitions.


From day one, we support you with your personal growth, through challenging positions and comprehensive learning and development opportunities, in a dynamic, international, diverse, and proactive working environment.


Visit our website and follow us on LinkedIn.


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We have already chosen our sourcing channels for this recruitment and kindly ask not to be contacted by any advertisement agents, recruitment agencies or staffing companies.




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North America
United States
New Jersey
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R&D / Product Development
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