Are you ready to find innovative solutions for the human challenges of tomorrow? Do you have the hands-on experimentation and problem-solving attitude we are looking for? Dow has an exciting career opportunity for a R&D Chemial Engineer, to be based in Terneuzen (the Netherlands). As a R&D Chemical Engineer you address problems of technical complexity, engage with multifunctional teams on identifying challenges, propose innovative solutions accordingly and develop Dow Proprietary state-of-art technologies.
What are your tasks?
Defines and conducts research on projects using advanced knowledge of scientific principles, theory, and experimental design within a scientific discipline.
Develops and implement technical solutions through hands-on experimentation/problem-solving for research problems that are well defined within a project area.
Consistently applies the Scientific Method in the planning and execution of experimental plans and problem solving.
Formulate hypotheses and develops experimental plans to test hypotheses.
Keeps current with developments in relevant area of technology.
Serves as a peer coach and provides constructive advice on projects within the team.
Proposes project proposal alignment to business strategies and objectives.
Modifies communication appropriately to both internal and external audiences.
Demonstrates a working knowledge of team alignment with R&D and Business goals.
Finding what’s next is what we do. Our scientists and engineers deliver solutions to some of the world’s toughest challenges using cutting-edge technology to develop sustainable, market-driven scientific and technical innovations. We focus on developing products and solutions that make sustainable improvements in the world, significantly helping to solve challenges such as alternative energy, affordable and adequate food supply, suitable housing, safe drinking water, and improved personal health and safety. Our investment in high-throughput research capabilities has dramatically shortened the time spent in early R&D and has continued to improve R&D productivity, leading to new products in coatings, electronics, performance plastics, and more.
What you will bring
You have obtain your Master's degree in Chemical Engineering or realed field.
PhD in physical chemistry, or chemical engineering is a plus.
You have max 2 years of experience.
You are dependable and responsible; you collaborate well in a team environment, but you are also capable of working with minimal supervision.
You are an excellent communicator! English is required.
You are driven by technology and innovation; a critical thinker with a drive for change.
Dow combines one of the broadest technology sets in the industry with asset integration, focused innovation and global scale to achieve profitable growth and become the most innovative, customer centric, inclusive and sustainable materials science company. Dow’s portfolio of performance materials, industrial intermediates and plastics businesses delivers a broad range of science-based products and solutions for our customers in high-growth segments.
Imagine being part of an international and inclusive environment where your ideas and perspectives are fostered. At Dow, we believe that people with diverse backgrounds will deliver exciting innovations. Our people are driven by curiosity and are continuously interested in how science can enhance people’s lives. You can expect us to provide you with all the tools you need to define your own career development path, to have the opportunity to unlock your full potential.
Do you think you could be a fit for Dow? Are you ready for the next challenge in your career? Let’s continue the conversation and find out what’s next for you!
A robust total rewards program, including: competitive base pay, variable pay that rewards individual, team, and Company performance, and comprehensive benefits
On-going learning opportunities within a diverse, inclusive and rewarding work environment
Career experiences that can span different Dow businesses and functions with opportunities for personal and professional growth
The chance to work within a global company and interact with colleagues from around the world
Opportunities that spark your imagination and ignite your passion to help others
Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines global breadth, asset integration and scale, focused innovation and leading business positions to achieve profitable growth. The Company’s ambition is to become the most innovative, customer centric, inclusive and sustainable materials science company. Dow’s portfolio of plastics, industrial intermediates, coatings and silicones businesses delivers a broad range of differentiated science-based products and solutions for its customers in high-growth market segments, such as packaging, infrastructure and consumer care. Dow operates 109 manufacturing sites in 31 countries and employs approximately 36,500 people. Dow delivered sales of approximately $43 billion in 2019. References to Dow or the Company mean Dow Inc. and its subsidiaries.