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Product Engineering and Innovation Manager

Kelly Services
Atlanta, GA 30309
**Product Engineering and Innovation Manager**



Kelly Scientific Resources is working with a growing manufacturing firm in the North Buckhead area. We have a need for an enthusiastic, self-starter to fill the role. This position will be critical in supporting innovation and a high-energy, fast-paced product development process. Role responsibilities cover a wide range, including ensuring smooth lab operation, optimizing testing protocols and reporting of data, contributing creative solutions to the innovation process, assisting and leading team members with new technology testing and implementation, and mentoring lab team members to grow in their roles. We are looking for a savvy technical person with a chemistry background who knows how to blend creative thinking and process adherence.







**Responsibilities:**




+ Manage a team of two Scientists

+ Oversee all SOPs, lab testing protocols and documentation

+ Guide lab employees on test accuracy and reporting optimization

+ Collaborate on R&D/Innovation projects regarding chemistry, devices, substrates and other systems, contributing creative ideas and owning testing methodologies

+ Assist in evaluation of product performance through analytical and hedonic testing

+ Produce samples and prototypes, and oversee process as the key lab contact for Category Management, Operations, Sales and Marketing

+ Participate in manufacturing scale-up as needed

+ Collaborating with Marketing and Regulatory/Claims Specialist, oversee third-party lab testing as needed

+ DOE and development of test methods as needed





**Requirements**




+ B.S. in chemistry, biology, material science, or equivalent technical degree

+ 5 - 10 yrs of industry experience with increasing responsibilities

+ High proficiency in laboratory practices

+ Strong technical and problem-solving skills

+ Strong investigative skills to include root cause analysis and implementation of corrective and preventative actions

+ Ability to collect, analyze, and formulate meaningful conclusions from large amounts of data

+ Ability to provide guidance to junior scientists

+ Effective communication and good interpersonal skills




+ Experience with product development and commercialization of consumer goods

+ Flexible thinker with creative problem solving abilities





**Perks of working for Kelly?**



As a Kelly Services employee, you will have access to numerous perks, including:




+ Exposure to a variety of career opportunities as a result of our expansive network of client companies

+ Career guides, information and tools to help you successfully position yourself throughout every stage of your career

+ Access to more than 3,000 online training courses through our Kelly Learning Center

+ Weekly pay and service bonus plans

+ Group- rate insurance options available immediately upon hire*



**_Apply Today!_**



**_NOTE: Please submit resume in MS WORD format_**






**Why Kelly** **** **?**



With Kelly, youll have access to some of the worlds highest regarded scientific organizationsproviding you with opportunities to work on todays most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits youll be proud to help advance. We work with 90 of the Fortune 100 companies and found opportunities for more than 10,000 scientific professionals last year.


You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world a better place. Let Kelly fuel your careerconnect with us today.




**About Kelly** ****



At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.


Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law. at https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/ofccpost.htm
Posted: 2019-11-15 Expires: 2019-12-16

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