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For the R&T Acrylics team in Wilmington, we are looking for a: PhD Scientist/Sr. Scientist to join our Innovation team in Wilmington, MA
DSM Coating Resins is responsive to customer needs both externally as well as internally. These customer needs are translated in projects aimed at fulfilling the desired requirements.
The purpose of the position is to lead in the projects by setting up and executing the required experiments in a safe, reliable and accurate way.
Participates in project team(s) as a team member, in which he/she is the R&T representative.
Initiate and be responsible for the execution of the lab experiments and also guiding the scale up process. This job is an excellent position for a candidate who has a successful track record within a R&T environment and who has leadership ambitions.
What we want to see in you:
PhD degree in Science / Technical Discipline (preferably synthetic polymer chemistry or polymer chemistry in general). Experiences in the fields of Organic Chemistry, Colloid Chemistry, and industrial applications of Polymer are a plus.
Experience in the field of polymerization in Industry, preferably in emulsion polymerization.
Proven track records of bringing innovation concept to commercial success are a plus.
Ability to work in multi-functional teams.
Capabilities in Project Management are a plus.
Good social and communication skills.
Practical, enthusiastic, self-starter, result-oriented, and entrepreneurial attitude.
We offer a rewarding and challenging job with lots of opportunities for personal input, personal development in an open and pleasant atmosphere. As a global organization, DCR also offers a lot of training and learning experiences from global R&D communities.
DSM Coating Resins (DCR) is the largest Business Unit (BU) within the Business Group (BG) DSM Resins in the performance materials cluster of DSM. DCR is a global player in the development, production and sales of high-quality resins for the Coatings and Adhesives & Graphic Arts industries with a focus on using innovative, sustainable, environmentally friendly technologies. DCR is headquartered in The Netherlands, employs around 1,300 people and operates from 15 locations across the world.
Working for DSM means the opportunity to really contribute to improve people's lives and solving the challenges of today's world. Challenging jobs, career opportunities and an inspiring environment allow you to enhance your personal development. DSM recognizes that the on-going success of the company depends on the continued development and engagement of our employees and pursues a fair and competitive remuneration policy, recognizing individual and team competencies and performance.
Procedure & Contact
Interested in this position? Please apply on-line by sending us your CV via the career portal (www.dsm.com/careers). Reference check procedures are part of the DSM Recruitment & Selection Process. You will be contacted when these references checks are required.
Royal DSM is an equal employment opportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as a qualified individual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law.
Royal DSM and its associated companies deliver annual net sales of about 10 billion with approximately 23,000 employees. The company is listed on Euronext. For more information about DSM see http://www.dsm.com or connect on