This Polymer Sciences Engineer position is responsible to develop capabilities and competencies in polymer characterization techniques and utilize instrument assets/ technology resources to effectively support polyolefins business in R&D, product/application development and timely provide solutions to the customer.
MAJOR AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:
Develop state-of-art capabilities and competencies in polymer physics & characterization techniques and work in cross-functional teams, interacting with R&D and business partners, to conduct product development projects, and provide the solutions to meet customers' demands.*
Develop and deliver new and improved products and applications in a timely manner to improve the competitiveness of the product portfolio.*
Establish catalyst/polymer structure/property relationships to effectively support and carry out R&D and product development/ improvement projects.*
Provide technical leadership/support and drive improvements in established test methods in the laboratory as directed/needed by the business.*
Develop and secure intellectual properties and Free to Operation (FTO).*
Other duties as assigned.* *
QUALIFICATION REQUIRED: MINIMUM COMPETENCIES, SKILLS, EXPERIENCE, AND/OR PRIOR TRAINING:
Formosa Plastics Corporation, U.S.A.