1+ months

Senior Research Engineer - Thermoplastics

Kelly Services
Alpharetta, GA 30009
Kelly Engineering is seeking Sr. Research Engineers in Alpharetta, GA. These are permanent positions and the hiring manager is motivated to hire immediately. Our client is #1 in technological innovation regarding composite materials and they are growing rapidly. This are incredible opportunities with exciting developmental, and challenging projects, great compensation and benefits!

**Job Overview and Responsibilities**

+ The Research Engineer will be responsible for monitoring, evaluating, and implementing advancements in compounding technology.

+ She/he will also be responsible for the industrialization of new products during pilot scale and full implementation into manufacturing.

+ Maintain a safe work environment for self and others.

+ Evaluate new or improved technologies related to compounding.

+ Lead implementation of new/improved technologies into compounding plants

+ Work with R&D Product Development scientist for scale up of new compounds during the pilot scale up

+ Lead industrialization of new products into defined manufacturing locations, work with manufacturing engineers.

+ Develop relationships with each compounding site organization, for efficient and effective translation of new technologies, and/or new products into those sites

+ Work with Sales/Marketing/Tech Service/Supply Chain, and customers, for product/line qualifications.

+ Assists in the review and monitoring of product performance by plant location.

+ In this position, you will be able to:

+ Be exposed to wide range of technologies and products across Specialty Polymers portfolio

+ Enable new products to successfully reach the market

+ Interface with numerous stakeholders throughout the organization including manufacturing, product and assets management, and customer-facing teams

**Required Qualifications**

+ Degree in material or polymer science/engineering, chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, or related fields.

+ PhD degree strongly preferred for new university hire

+ BS/MS with 5+ years relevant work experience will also be considered

+ **Must have experience with high temperature, engineering thermoplastics.**

+ Demonstrated strong mechanical skills

+ Strong technical and problem-solving skills

+ Strong interpersonal and teamwork skills

+ Strong communications skills (oral and written)

+ Demonstrated leadership ability

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

Your engineering skills are in demand, but how do you find the right fit? Easy. With Kelly Engineering, our experts connect you with leading organizations where you can learn and grow, collaborate on innovative projects, and keep your skills sharp with top technology. Whether you prefer the variety and flexibility of short-term projects, or are looking for something more long-term, were here every step of the way to find your dream engineering job.

**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 (plus, did we mention we provide a ton of benefits ?). 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 and providing accommodations for people with disabilities in all parts of the hiring process as required under its Employment Accommodation Policy. Kelly will work with applicants to meet accommodation needs that are made known to Kelly in advance.


Posted: 2022-05-09 Expires: 2022-07-07

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