Scientist - Surface Chemistry (m/f/d)

  • Ph.D. in chemical engineering with 5+ years of experience
  • Knowledge of organic chemistry with emphasis on nitrogen, phosphorus and sulfur derivatives
  • Knowledge of analytical methods, especially nmr, ir, and gc/ms
  • Knowledge of unit operations for batch and continuous reactors
  • Good mechanical and mathematical skills - including basic calculus and statistics
  • Knowledge of amine synthetic chemistry
  • Knowledge of surfactants principles and applications
  • Knowledge of catalysis, especially transition metal catalysis
  • Knowledge of surfactants principles and applications
  • Possesses interpersonal skills suitable for customer interactions
  • Independently conceives, plans, and conducts research, which could have a considerable influence on scientific knowledge or technological developments (usually performs as staff advisor / consultant relative to a scientific or technical specialty)
  • Develops and evaluates plans and criteria for a variety of projects and activities to be carried out by others
  • Assesses the feasibility and soundness of proposed experimental approaches, techniques, or equipment when necessary data are insufficient or confirmation by testing is advisable
  • Proposes strategic R&D programs for chemistry and process
  • Regularly leads one or more Focus projects - as project leader, drives progress and reviews results of project team overall, as well as individual members

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New York [USA]